Wednesday, May 25, 2022

Dining and drinking in the Dorf

I came to Germany expecting all sausages, sauerkraut and fried tatties and I've had some surprises. We've experienced Italian (courtesy of Buon Gorno), pepper steak...

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 -...

Iceland – is that it?

I'm feeling the peer pressure here. It's like when you are 14 at school and you are dared to nick a copy of Razzle...

The Fanning Verdict – Eurovision 2021 – Lithuania

It was a 10am sharp start at the Ahoy Arena in Rotterdam as the final closed rehearsals for the 2021 Eurovision Song Contest got...

Golden Forks Day 3

I'm quite surprised I'm keeping this up! Bronze Fork - Man in the box for Azerbaijan ... because he has more talent than Farid and...

Daði & Gagnamagnið – Quick fire questions

Daði & Gagnamagnið came to the Eurovision 2021 Press Centre in Rotterdam after their second triumphant rehearsal for a quick-fire Q&A with the assembled...

The Fanning Verdict Eurovision 2021: France

If you followed the French national final, you’ve already seen Barbara Pravi’s performance of ‘Voilà’. It’s much the same right down to the birds...

Daði og Gagnamagnið won’t perform live in Eurovision Song Contest

Following yesterday's report that one of Iceland’s Eurovision team tested positive for the coronavirus, Daði Freyr has taken to Twitter to confirm a member...

People tell me I’m not a “real” journalist

As many of you may know, I have a real job - that takes up a considerable amount of time - and this fine...

Demy to the wonning at Eurovision?

What to do at Eurovision when you don't want to risk a win - and inherit all the costly hosting responsibilities - but you...