Saturday, December 15, 2018

11 December – I’m done, tipping on my toes

Schadenfreude. I wonder if the Germans have a word for it? To be fair, the schadenfreude relates more to the country rather than the...

9 December – My hands are empty

I sometimes wonder why some countries seem to have this love/hate relationahip with our favourite TV show. Money aside, some places don't participate every...

8 December – Dizzy and intoxicated, I drank of your love

Mr Phil asked me to pick this song for today. He's obviously a secret fan, unlike most of Europe. But it participated in our favourite...

7 December – He laughed at all the stupid little puppets...

Do you want fun and frolic on a Friday? Do you want a wonderful world of whimsy? Do you want a song to stimulate...

Ready for your first Eurovision national final?

It's getting close to the end of the year, and that can only mean one thing. Time for Albania to pick its Eurovision Song...

Qui va chanter? French Eurovision acts named

France2 has revealed the songs and performers competing in Destination Eurovision - the competition that picks a song to represent France at the 2019...

Sixteen songs make Latvian final cut

Not so long back, Latvian broadcaster LTV decided to let everyone hear the 33 of the 83 songs submitted for the 2019 Supernova show....

They write the songs … for Portugal

Sticking to the idea that Eurovision is a song contest, Portuguese broadcaster RTP always likes to announce the names of the people behind the...

They may crush the flowers

Within our December birthdays I thought I'd throw in a random one. Just to see if you were paying attention. And if you are...

5 December – The sky brought you to me

There's been recent news that Montenegro's call for songs has only yielded 10 eligible songs, out of about 200. It's that fact that made...