Wednesday, October 27, 2021

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...

Eurovision 2009 – First semi final results

The first semi final took place in Moscow on 12 May. The United Kingdom and Germany voted in this semi-final. Draw Country Language Artist Song Place Points 01 Montenegro English Andrea Demirović "Just Get Out...

Eurovision 2009 – First semi-final rehearsal reactions

That did nothing but confirm everything I had been thinking all along. Bosnia are going to win the Semi by a street. Qualifiers are: Belarus, Armenia, Turkey,...

Just when you think it can’t get worse

We attempted to make sense of a Russian box office. On the foolish quest to get a ticket for the semi final dress rehearsal...

Eurovision 2009: UK jurors announced

Someone was asking below, and it's now up on the BBC Eurovision pages. They are: Deborah Chapman (a "music expert and author", possibly the writer of...

Eurovision 2009: A Franko’s eye view of semi 1 dress

Montenegro - With the exception of a new shorter better frock and the addition of a chair prop, this hasn't changed much since the...

Liveblog: Eurovision 2009 – First semi-final dress rehearsal

We'll be updating here every few minutes or so - well I will be - they will be poking me!! Read from the bottom...

Opening Party Frolics

It was day 10 in Big Brother's backyard, but they only just decided to officially open the bleeder. I finally feel more validated than...

Eurovision 2009 – First semi final predictions

Phil: Bosnia And Herzegovina Malta FYR Macedonia Turkey Armenia Switzerland Portugal Romania Israel Sweden Franko: Yes Armenia Turkey Israel Portugal Bosnia maybe Andorra Switzerland Iceland FYRom Malta Belarus no Montenegro Czech Republic Belgium Sweden Bulgaria Romania Finland Hacksaw's ready reckoner Hit Armenia Turkey Iceland Macedonia Bosnia Maybe Belgium Belarus Switzerland Israel Portugal Miss Montenegro Czech Rep Sweden Andorra Bulgaria Romania Finland Malta

Fortified by oatmeal and raisin cookies…

...and with only the info from the bloggers to go on, I guess I'd better do what the cool kids are doing. From zeros...