Sunday, October 17, 2021

Party fun with Elfimov

The delegation party season has begun, and last evening saw it kick off with a little Belorussian soiree. The stars were out in force,...

Azeri it happens

Ah much better. Our first qualifier of the day. An effective opening with a dancer wrestling with a red sheet leads into effective sequence...

Noa – She didn’t bring her Ark but…..

Phil: On the one run through that we were treated too it was very very good indeed. Her and Mira were spot on -...

What I’ve heard about Denmark …

Apparently the performance is exactly as described previously with the addition of some fireworks. This would worry me greatly. The song itself, as we...

Liveblog. Eurovision 2009 – Final – Rehearsal

All times shown are in Moscow time - Read from the bottom of the page to the top. 1606 - Spain. This is a contender...

Eurovision 2009 – Semi Final Two Predictions

Phil Flushed with success from Tuesday Evening's 8/10 - I now try and win the goddam Serviette of Death Prize by entering the following as...

Welcome to do an Andorran day….

Franko: Some you assembled readers will know of my unfortunate experience with a drunk Andorran singer after the 2004 semi final and some of...

Faraway in an English country garden

With our arena correspondents having wandered off to see other bits of Moscow, I'm left playing catch-up once again. Embed from Getty Images I'm not struck...

We’re here in air-conditioned luxury

Well we is in the Press Centre - hoorah ... It took us several hours in the baking Moskva sun and repeatedly saying the...

Eurovision 2009 – Phil’s big prediction

In No particular order. Norway - Well it *has* to be in the top 5 doesn't it?? - The bookies say it must, the fans...