Friday, January 28, 2022

26 September – I’ll always be very sweet for you

When performers are on the Eurovision stage, it's usually taken as a given that the performer actually likes what they're singing. It's not always...

Video Vault – Week 8 – It makes me wonder…

In this instalment of the Video Vault Phil takes a break from commenting before each song and asks the question "Does this song need...

11 August – Free to cry out your dreams

Do you often wonder what happens to Eurovision singers once they've done their stuff on that stage. We know some become real musicians or...

25 June – Tonight, I make a wish

What do you think of people from one Eurovision country singing for another? Is it right or should a broadcaster stick to their own...

Day 5 – Norway to Israel

Norway – first rehearsal report here Continuing with another delegation that is highly prepared and Norway’s Tix delivers three excellent runs through. Like Lithuania and...

The Fanning Verdict Eurovision 2021: Belgium

This is another case of it wasn’t broke, so there’s nothing to fix. Hooverphonic turned in three perfect rehearsals again today, banking points with...

Belgium – are they hoovering up the points?

In words of one syllable - Oh yes All of my fears about this song are dispelled more and more every time I see this. ...

The Fanning Verdict: Eurovision 2021 Day Two

Today should be easy like Sunday morning, but in Eurovisionland, there's much going on. A bigger day for us with many of the big-hitters...

Belgium – it’s a mood

Right, time for Belgium. Again, an intriguing prospect for the staging. Having seen a live performance, I think it needs something more than just...

Belgium – Hoover-tastic!

And here.... lurking beneath the undergrowth.... we have found it.  Yes, here in Eurovisionia (Belgium) we have got the lesser spotted backing singer -...