Friday, January 18, 2019

19 November – No more, no more, no more, no more

It's always worth remembering that our favourite TV show is a contest for writers, not just performers. So maybe it's time it made more...

2 November – Let me show you Tel Aviv

Isn't it strange when a prediction comes true. Who would have thought the Simpsons would get it when they said we'd have a President...

2 October – On a cloudy day

Now there's a lyric. It almost invites three dots after it, where you can fill in your own conclusion. On a cloudy day... you...

12 September – And I’m a bit fragile

You want bang up to date? Yes, bang bang bang up to date. Well, almost bang up to date. When the fun and games...

That’s how you sell a song – but what about the...

This year, more than any other, those promoting Eurovision Song Contest entries, took to social media to recruit followers and encourage votes. For some,...

Israel wins 2018 Eurovision Song Contest

A nail-biting vote took the result of the 2018 contest down to the wire, but Israel was named the winner. Netta claimed a fourth...

It’s all about the hashtag

If you've spent the last few months under a stone, you might not know, but in this #world, you're nobody without a hashtag. And...

What does the web predict for tonight’s semi-final?

Tonight, Eurovision Song Contest fans get to settle down with the first slice of the 2018 competition. Nineteen songs will compete for ten Grand...

Israel have performed a miracle on that

The Israeli team has literally polished a turd. This really was substandard on Monday, and served to confirm all my conscious bias towards 'Toy'....

Will you still show us Tel Aviv?

Netta brings her Toys (plural) to the stage - two tall cabinets chock full of golden Chinese waving cats to be precise, oh and...