14 June – Always stay cool, like a swimming pool

Eurovision attracts all sorts. Actors who can sing. Singers who can act. All round entertainers. National treasures. And, ahem, 'characters'. Today's birthday boy falls into...

Eurovision singer slated for cancer ‘joke’

Vanja Radovanović almost didn't get to perform in last night's Eurovision semi-final. Six members of the broadcasting council at Montenegrin RTCG called for him...

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...

Monteneg-no

Just like on Wednesday, this catches me in my rehearsal lull, where energy levels are low and I'm start to wonder why I'm still...

Brave jacket choice sir!

Montenegrin Vanja Inje house (sorry!) in a very loud and dazzling turquoise and white textured asymmetrical suit which is something you don’t see every...

Montenegro – Can I have all the menu please?

I'm sat in a press room at 15:30 (ish) on a Wednesday afternoon, and I know I've been here for quite a long time,...

Montengro: serving turquoise bubble-wrap realness

You wouldn’t think you could bugger up a solid, Balkan ballad but Montenegro are doing their best to. Vanje is wearing the oddest jacket;...

Monty’s Eurovision Countdown Part 29 – MONTENEGRO

Inje by Vanja Radovanović There was a time a rousing Balkan ballad would commonly feature amid the top 5, but those days are long gone....

Phil’s Eurovision Countdown – Part 31 – Montenegro

When one looks up the definition of “Balkan Ballad” in the big bad book of Eurovision, you must surely find either Zeliko or Vanja...

Mo’s Eurovision Countdown 2018 – Montengero

It takes mere seconds to believe this is a song you'll only hear once at the 2018 Eurovision Song Contest. The video throws every cliche...