Sunday, May 9, 2021

Italy and Spain! And we are there…. at the rød carpet!

Sorry everyone! The wifi went down in the press centre and I couldn't post the last two today... See below but, just to scene set,...

San Marino – More cheese please

Imagine if you will a quatro formaggio pizza, then add lots more cheese - and by lots, I mean "shitloads" - and this is...

Three Georgian minutes to never get back

Georgia is probably the strangest three minutes you'll hear this Eurovision. We have a saying that once you've heard a Eurovision song three times...

Mr Phil explains Eurovision 2014 – 16th – 11th

And onward we go! 16th - Belarus. Personally happy that they got to the Final. Teo was cheeky enough with a light song to squeeze...

Tuesday’s child is full of grace – did you miss me...

Well since everyone else had Thursday off, I did too. Plus I spent all yesterday afternoon shut up with librarians and that's never good...

Macedonia & Switzerland. I’m flagging.

Macedonia's presentation is unexpected. Tijana is in a black suit with white trim and the whole staging is very 80s black and white and...

San Marino, maybe baby

Valentina is recreating Botticelli's Birth of Venus by singing in a pearly white dress in front of a fabric clam shell. Her flame hair...

Your favourite song will/won’t win Eurovision because it has the best/worst...

Albania – Free your mind from the doubts that are tickling Armenia – What if it’s all in one kiss? That turns all seeds into...

Netherlands, The – The cheap version of Ovi and thing….

It's Paula and Ovi on the cheap!! - Instead of having pianos and fire they have.... guitars and no seats!! - Again, recession bites...

Poland – Absolutely BRILLIANT

There are 106 men on the jury this year - and when this gets through to the final, which is surely must with the...