Mo’s Eurovision Countdown 2018 – Greece

The requirements set down by broadcaster ERT were simple. This year, their Eurovision song had to be performed in and sound Greek. On both...

Monty’s Eurovision Countdown Part 18 – GREECE

Oneiro Mou by Yianna Terzi Well, this is very Greek. Perhaps surprisingly so, given their last very Greek entry broke their until then perfect qualification...

9 April – Let’s experience your stories again

I know you like quirky here. I hesitate in using the term 'novelty' as no-one wants to be seen as a novelty. But quirky...

Phil’s Eurovision Countdown – Part 20 – Greece

I think it says everything when I have tried to write this review four times today and this fourth attempt is the first time...

31 March – Use your imagination, I’m not easy

First of all, happy birthday Mr Phil. We know you do wonders for this site. And in spite of them, viewer figures are going...

14 March – It is burnt by napalm

Midweek. That time when last weekend is now a memory, and you may have made plans for the coming weekend. Drinking, dancing, or singing...

Gianna Terzi lands Greek Eurovision job

In a turn of events that must surely surprise nobody, Greek broadcaster ERT has scrapped its Eurovision national final. Last year, they issued a call...

Three names in the frame for Greek Eurovision job

Three acts will compete to sing for Greece at the 2018 Eurovision Song Contest. Canny but skint broadcaster ERT challenged the nation's record companies...

Greece – an “innovative” solution to their age-old problem

It seems that Greek broadcaster ERT - the people that brought you a national final staged in a shopping centre and videos shot in...

LIVE Blog: Eurovision 2017 – First semi final

Tonight at 21:00 CEST/20:00 UK/Portugal, contestants from 18 countries will compete for ten spots in the 2017 Eurovision Song Contest Grand Final.  You can...