Yoo-Rop leeving a cel-e-bray-shun

It's back. The talent show that picks the Spanish singer and song that will grace the Eurovision stage and despite every hope end (close...

Swiss TV gives first taste of the 2019 songs

If you simply can't wait another minute for something new from the world of Eurovision, brace yourself. Although Swiss TV is picking its song without...

Guess what Kan found down the back of a sofa?

To the surprise of nobody, fraught negotiation between broadcaster Kan and the Israeli Ministry of Finance have ended with everyone claiming victory. Eurovision remains...

Israeli stalemate over Eurovision Song Contest funding

Israeli broadcaster IPBC (KAN) has one day left to pay a €12 Million security deposit to the European Broadcasting Union if it is to...

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A Eurovision summery summary

In the words of Aylin Vatankoş, summer is over. With the 2019 season underway, what better way to kick things off, than a look back...

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Cesár Sampson

First semi first dress musings

So there we just had the first semi final dress rehearsal and the sea references are laid on thick and fast from the outset,...
Miklos

Czech Republic – what mood’s your camel in?

Czech Republic. Mikolas isn’t happy. He starts and stops almost immediately, pointing out that the plinths and back-lit lightboxes he and his dancers are...
Elina

Eestima … there is something amiss here

... and I don't know what it is. The Estonian entry has all of the ingredients of a great song. They also have a dress...
Humans

The Humans’ masquerade moment

Ooh my second favourite of the year now and The Humans and Romania, yes I know I’m weird! I absolutely love the soft rock...
Alekseev

Belorussian blood roses

Oh, Belarus! This is hilarious! Alekseev is in whist atop a plinth and holds a rose in his hands to which he croons. He...

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I’ve been Challenged

I have been challenged by NickD of this parish to introduce this next song without using a specific phrase that I associate with AlBano...

Love? Well not that much it seems

So, it's the late mid-80's and you've not won since 1983.  Luxembourg botched 1984 with Sophie Carle (who could have got in here on...