Saturday, December 15, 2018

Faraway in an English country garden

With our arena correspondents having wandered off to see other bits of Moscow, I'm left playing catch-up once again. Embed from Getty Images I'm not struck...

A hor-a lotta din in Moldova

Phil: Do you see what I attempted there! Nelly Ciobanu is another one that is sailing through to the Final - despite the protestations of...

Moldova – wake me up when something happens

Nick: Not sure about this one. Either it's grown on me, or it's the sort of song that only works if you've been watching...

Hacksaw calling

Afternoon! Them other lummoxes have shuffled off for lunch, so I guess it's time for me to fill you in on what's really happening -...

Moldova on toast

Nick: Another member of the UK delegation has just watched five seconds of the sound check, said "It's still rubbish" and wandered off for...

Flags, flags, flags

Phil: Now then, Moldova ... It's heavily choreographed - as you would expect with a dramatic song such as this. They look to have...

Fighting in the mud-fight!

Nick: I confess to bias and prejudice here. I came here expecting to like Natalia, and I do sort of. I like the intro,...

We’re a little bit…

The welcome party was very loud last night. Very little socialising with elegant people, and lots of P6 shouting that he couldn't do any...

Siegle and Meinunger’s bastard love child

I hereby officially blame Nick for making me do Switzerland at this point - but it wasn't worth it. It does look like everything...

Arsenium to the new millennium!

God, but I wish I was joking. Let's start with 551 for 6 declared. They surprised me really quite a lot by putting together a...