Friday, October 22, 2021

Ireland & Belarus

Ireland is not quite as bad as I believe it was in the first rehearsal. They have a great stage projection, Celtic knots and...

Ukraine’s wheel of misfortune

You've all heard about the Ukrainian hamster wheel by now. I was very intrigued to see this. The start shows how vast the stage...

Italy… Sorry I was posting

My first Eurovision bet in 4 years.. Greece to be best Balkan... £25 at 10/11....... I would have put more on but.... Anyway, Italy seemed...

Iceland….. now then… Qualifying?

This is going to get the bonkers vote!! - They are in their colours as per the video and are in character at all...

There’s a Norwegian storm brewing

Norway now. Little has changed since the national final, this is still shot largely close up and intimately with a few long shots. It...

On the fresher side of ropey….

Well it was daylight almost leaving the club last night but for some reason I am fresh ish today and I really don't know...

Greece – Is that a kitchen sink?

NO, but its only a bloody trampoline! - A Trampoline for fucks sake, it's a health and safety nightmare on live European Television, potentially. Just...

FYR Macedonia – Again, just background noise…..

This should be a good song. Tijana is a good singer but this is just a nothing of a performance. She doesn't have the...

Iceland and Albania

Iceland Normally it goes the other way for me when a song is changed from original language to English but in the case of Iceland...

Now then Ruth from Espain….. if your song is called

Dancing in the Rain, you should do both. NOT have the rain on the background and get drowned by it! - I feared this song...