31 July – I’m not perfect But I’m A OK

There are some singers who, in my most humblest of opinions, can do no wrong. We all have those performers. I understand some people...

Live Blog – Eurovision 2018 second semi final

It's time for 'Fanning's Folly II - This time it's personal' - and another one of those fancy little live blogs that OnEuropean visitors...

Malta – sailing through

As you all saw during the Wednesday rehearsal (and if you didn't, you should read it now) this came as a real surprise to...

Malta and their open heart surgery

Malta have found their way around the lack of LED screens in Portugal by bringing their own, and what a difference it's made. There...

Money well spent Malta

Christabelle from Malta now, and they’ve brought four LED screens which are clustered onstage around a mini raised stage where Christabelle starts dressed tastefully...

Malta: this is how you stage a dance song

In excellent contrast to Poland, Malta now shows us what you can do with a dance track if you don’t have to accommodate a...

27 April – Never dies, never dies, never dies

I know I've been languishing in semi-final and monochrome heaven over the past days. You might think I relish the old and unsuccessful. Well maybe...

Monty’s Eurovision Countdown Part 27 – MALTA

Taboo by Christabelle Borg Watching the Maltese final, you’d be forgiven for forgetting there are any songs and that the whole thing is just an...

Phil’s Eurovision Countdown – Part 28 – Malta

If ever there was a country that assigned its entries on the basis of performers taking their turn, rather than proving ability, it’s Malta....

Mo’s Eurovision Countdown 2018 – Malta

As a veteran of the Malta Song for Europe competition, Christabelle has long since proven she's got the vocal chops for Eurovision. It's a...