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...

Sweden – safe and sound

I had to go and do something, so I only saw a little bit of Sweden. It's the same as it was back on Wednesday....

Strong & slick Sweden (other adjectives are available)

Benjamin is in a black shiny leather jacket and charcoal grey slacks that are fairly snug around the ‘rumpa’ with white trainers. Has he...

Sweden – It’s just made me do a yawn

It's not you Benjamin, it really is me. Although having said that, the song is generic to the point of me wanting to launch...

Benjamin brings new energy to Sweden

No real surprises with Sweden; Benjamin’s performance is almost identical to the one in Melodifestivalen, except it’s even better. The live backing vocals, and...

Phil’s Eurovision Countdown – Part 41 – Sweden

And so, dear friends, we are now at the third last song in this mammoth piece of writing! - Sadly, though, it's that camp...

Monty’s Eurovision Countdown Part 40 – SWEDEN

Dance You Off by Benjamin Ingrosso Benjamin’s got these really lovely hairy forearms. No, wait, I’m not suddenly going all twinktastic, but I feel I...

Mo’s Eurovision Countdown 2018 – Sweden

Many felt that this year was a bit of a miss for Melodifestivalen - the Swedish national selection. It came over as more of a...

Pratar du svenska? The Swedish domination of Eurovision

I'll start by making clear I adore Sweden and the Swedes. There's little I enjoy more than a plate of köttbullar. Abba produced classic...

11 March – Everything we’re looking for is right here

There's been a lot of hoo-haa about the choice made by a certain country last night. And also its neighbouring country. Could what they've...