Friday, September 24, 2021

An open letter from Phil to Eurovision Fandom

Dear OnEuropeans On May 16, European television viewers should have been settling down to watch the 65th Eurovision Song Contest. Some closed-minded and only watching...

Maybe Rotterdam 2021 …

The European Broadcasting Union has cancelled the 2020 Eurovision Song Contest. As the COVID-19 virus spreads and more countries lock down society, the European Broadcasting...

Russian Eurovision singer’s homophobic ‘parody’

The lead singer of Little Big - the group representing Russia at this year's Eurovision Song Contest - faces a backlash after video of...

EU considers two options for 2020 contest

With travel restrictions in place across many parts of the world, the chances of the 2020 Eurovision Song Contest going ahead as planned are...

Oh … those Russians!

41 song reveals/selections later and Eurovision 2020 is under starters' orders. Yesterday evening, Russian TV released the song they submitted at Monday's delegation leaders...

UPDATED: Reference group make Eurovision 2020 Corona plans

Representatives from most of the 41 broadcasters taking part in the 2020 Eurovision Song Contest descended on Rotterdam yesterday for a meeting to outline...

Straight or gay or in between …

With just Russia to reveal its full Eurovision hand, today we were gifted the Azerbaijani 2020 entry. Samira Efendi will perform as 'Efendi' in May. There's...

Three more songs join 2020 Eurovision roster

Three more songs made themselves known over the past weekend, helping fill gaps on the Eurovision Song Contest 2020 line-up. First off, Sunday saw North...

Closest MF since 1978 – One point in it…

Melodifestivalen always seems to disappoint me, but not this year. First off, Felix Sandman - many peoples idea of the favourite - came tenth...

So no Cicciolina in Finland then.. Aksel with loads of vowels...

Death to Juries, so Roy and I say. Cicciolina, which was performed car-crashingly badly live, failed to rescue Eurovision and all sensible people by...