Birthdays

It’s a happy birthday to our favourite Eurovision people, living and dead.

9 October – Yeah, twist

Today we have a real treat for you. I know there's a real fan of today's song amongst the illustrious team of writers. I...

7 October – I wish I could establish a big choir

Some days my wit deserts me. I can easily pick a song. But I can't tell an interesting story about it. It might be...

4 October – Show me your super powers

Eurovision is full of characters. Some of them we don't mind seeing after the curtain goes down. Some of them are just plain annoying. I'll...

3 October – Your luck can turn in a throw of...

Hold onto your hats! I've picked a birthday from Sweden today. Are you really excited? Could it be one of your favourites? Or not? Well...

2 October – On a cloudy day

Now there's a lyric. It almost invites three dots after it, where you can fill in your own conclusion. On a cloudy day... you...

1 October – Be more colourful, not just black and white

Another month started. Autumn is upon us and that snow can't be far off. It's a time for snuggling up and watching some old...

29 September – Tell me, when will I be rewarded with...

It's a truth that we always go on about the recent contests and about how much better they are than those of old. But...

27 September – I’m gonna make you shiver

It's worth remembering that for almost every winner of our favourite TV show, there was a eager yet slightly disappointed runner-up. In times past...

26 September – Sister Anna, carrying the banner For the Sally...

Do you often wonder what happens to Eurovision stars once they leave that hallowed Eurovision stage? Do you frankly care? Surely there are some...

25 September – He’s not sailing anymore

You want a cracker of a song? One that has everything? Power? Emotion? Wind machines? Wafty dresses? Marzipan? Well, maybe not the marzipan, but...