Sunday, October 17, 2021

And so to Semi Final 2 – Croatia….

... Another entry singing in a force 10 gale!! - Unlike the Slovaks that come later in this semi they actually have some sort...

OnEurope’s first (in two years) Fork of the Day

State Sponsored by the FSB - You can trust them!! Yes - The re-introduced Fork of the day only had one candidate ... For her outstanding...

Eurovision 2009 – Nick’s big prediction

25 songs, 25 different numbered final placings, and no questions - except one. You haven't actually watched Deal Or No Deal since 2007, have...

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...

Le sheep

Franko: Now I've kind of warmed towards this one. I don't actually mind the song now. Christina Metaxa's vocals aren't exactly there (from what...

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...

Lloyd-Webber’s leftovers

Apparently she 'sells' the song. It appears not a lot has changed since it was picked at what passed for a 'national final' -...

Eeesti has improved

But is Europe going to "get it". By that I mean are they going to want a slightly dark and broody song sung in...

Eurovision 2009 Reaction – After the first semi-final

And so it's over in all it's gloriousness ... ish... I doubt anyone guessed all ten correctly. A lot of the vocals fell well...

A big handful of rehearsals from Nick

Interesting set of rehearsals so far, I think. Apart from Poland, virtually everyone seems to have been in fairly good voice and terrible clothes,...