26 July – No more rain around

Songs come along from time to time that do surprisingly well. The fans don't see it. The press don't see it. And then it...

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...

Lithuania – It’s more beautiful

Ieva and her delegation need to be applauded. They seem to have either read what most people have written, or have noticed that the...

Lithuania – When on earth …

... did they get very very good. The first thing that we have to say is LOSE THE GRAPHICS. You'll understand when you see this,...

Lithuania’s touch of class, I’m emoshe

Oh Ieva, you’ve just given me my first moment of rehearsals, might have almost shed a tear there! I know am in ballad mode...

Aw! Lithuania makes you want to love her for a lifetime

All the charm that Mikolas was missing is present with Ieva from Lithiania. She’s sat on the stage to start, her voice fragile and...

Monty’s Eurovision Countdown Part 25 – LITHUANIA

When We’re Old by Ieva Zasimauskaitė With 50 competitors and about 700 rounds it’s very easy to get lost in the Lithuanian final, although somehow...

Phil’s Eurovision Countdown – Part 26 – Lithuania

When you have a gazillion week semifinal procedure and then pick a song about growing old, you risk reducing your voting demographic. However, it’s the...

Mo’s Eurovision Countdown 2018 – Lithuania

Ieva has a lovely voice, one that brings to mind the late, great Dolores O'Riordan. Add to which I already know she's a damn good...

Grow old or die trying … or watching endless selection shows

Ieva Zasimauskaitė has won 'Eurovizijos atranka 2018', the Lithuanian national selection for the Eurovision Song Contest, and will perform the song 'When We're Old'...