2 August – The good God didn’t love little fleas

New Europe, it has to be said, has been a breath of fresh air. Yeah, we got all those Slavic languages, and more besides,...

25 June – We like to move what our mama gave...

Another week and another birthday. We start with a high point in presentation of songs. They can be talking points in themselves, even if...

13 June – Do I have to live like this?

Which country would you like to see win for the first time? For me, for years, it was Portugal. Then we had 2017... These days...

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...

Poland – Well this got better

This has got better. It had to really, because on Wednesday it fell a bit flat. There seems to have been a lot of...

Cut some moves grandpa

Grandpa Gromee now and pretty boy Lukas Meier for Poland and this is delivering everything I expected but still leaving me a little bit...

Poland – It needs to get better … and there is...

In the Polish national final (and on MP3), this is one of my favourite songs and I had it down as easily qualifying. On...

Poland: the music lights me up but I’d prefer not to...

Poland is up next. I do like this song, but it’s just not right on stage. They’ve done what they can to take some...

Phil’s Eurovision Countdown – Part 34 – Poland

Poland usually picks something eclectic for this contest. In recent years, we've had milkmaids and a long haired man that hoovered up televotes, but...

Monty’s Eurovision Countdown Part 32 – POLAND

Light Me Up by Gromee feat. Lukas Meijer I love a good banger at Eurovision, and this year Poland has one on their hands. I...