Friday, May 7, 2021

Nick’s Eurovision Countdown 2021 – Ukraine

I had to think long and hard before I put together this Important Song Review setting up the Thrilling Season Finale, because my Todoist...

Same procedure as every year then, Phil?

(If you know the reference - you know!) So as tradition dictates it's about this time on Day 0 of the Eurovision rehearsal "week" that...

Nick’s Eurovision Countdown 2021 – Switzerland

SWITZERLAND - Gjon's Tears - Tout L'Univers One of my earliest, and still favourite, contests is the 1986 running. Right from Terry Wogan's opening comments,...

Monty’s Eurovision Countdown Part 37 – Switzerland

Tout l’Univers by Gjon’s Tears It’s either a brave or a foolhardy artist who illustrates their work with a car crash. The temptation to compare...

Monty’s Eurovision Countdown Part 36 – Sweden

Voices by Tusse Well, this went big in the Swedish Melodifestivalen! Despite the return of pop’s popular Eric Saade and The Mamas v Dotter rematch...

Phil’s Eurovision Countdown 2021 – Part 37 of 39 – Switzerland

There are times when you can describe the Eurovision Song Contest as car crash television but never has there been a song with an...

Phil’s Eurovision Countdown 2021 – Part 36 of 39 – Sweden

The very essence of the Swedish selection, Melodifestivalen, is a local song contest for locals where the winner just happens to go to the...

Going live from Eurovision in Rotterdam

It's time for the OnEuropeans to virtually ship operations to Rotterdam. From Saturday morning, we'll be live in the VIRTUAL PRESS CENTRE watching the...

Nick’s Eurovision Countdown 2021 – Sweden

SWEDEN - Tusse - Horses SCENE: A brightly lit and spacious performance area. An engaging man and a charming woman enter the stage to fading applause. Jacques Deschenaux, for it...

Monty’s Eurovision Countdown Part 35 – Spain

Voy a Querdame by Blas Cantó Aw! There’s something about Blas that just makes you want to ruffle his perfectly coiffed bouffant hair. I so...