Saturday, December 15, 2018

Eurovision 2009 – A view from afar

Now, to my Jaded eye (do you see what I did there?), none of these looked half bad - until the last 30 seconds...

Latvia – Traffic Jam or Strawberry

Phil: It seems they may have become unstuck with the contest down old Riga way with this. Apparently its a song called 'Traffic Jam'...

Latvian Eurovision pirates totally terrifying in a bad way

As Roy might say, 'Shit my old boots!' It was totally terrifying in a bad way. Shambolic in the extreme, their singing - or...

Hoisting the Flag (For You)

Well, it's a busy old morning in Eurovisionia. I saw just the one run through of Czech Republic, and it was interesting. A huge...

A morning of some considerable joy

Well heck to betsy if that wasn't one of my favourite three-in-a-rows in quite some time coming to this thing. Starting off with them Pirates....

Right, less us and more them

The Latvian pirates were our major reason for getting up early this morning for a 9:30 start, and I'm not sure that they were...

Wednesday morning

Well we didn't actually make it back yesterday afternoon as we were too busy sunbathing on the balcony of our new apartment and drinking...

A life on the ocean wave

So Day 4 in the Big Eurovision Press Centre started with Lativa, all four of us were up early in anticipation ... and Frankly,...

Latvia at Eurovision 2007 – WTF meets OMG

Latvian popular music is a broad church, and the Bonaparti lads here produce a performance infused with WTF and OMG. They wander on set one...

Not so good. Not so good.

Embed from Getty Images Only saw a couple of run-throughs of Israel, and he seems to be trying a bit harder and it's not helping....