Wednesday, October 27, 2021
Highway at a Meet & Greet during the Eurovision Song Contest 2016 in Stockholm.
Michał Szpak at a Meet & Greet during the Eurovision Song Contest 2016 in Stockholm.

Greece – Hello, this is the Mid 90’s. They want...

This song - to me - is a return to a time when Europe decided that sounding ethnic at Eurovision was a thing, and...

No, baby no!

My my my, San Marino courtesy of Malta, Germany via Bratislava give the ‘what the actual fuck’ moment this year and certainly will have...

Sweden – It’s just made me do a yawn

It's not you Benjamin, it really is me. Although having said that, the song is generic to the point of me wanting to launch...

Ireland missing the mark

Ireland’s second rehearsal is our third of the morning. This isn’t really working for me at all. It’s not the staging, which has frustrated...

Monteneg-no

Just like on Wednesday, this catches me in my rehearsal lull, where energy levels are low and I'm start to wonder why I'm still...

Eurovision 2018 Live Blog

Join me tonight at 8pm (UK) for the Grand Final of the 2018 Eurovision Song Contest. It's another one of those 'wide open' years...

The ones to watch at Eurovision 2017

With just a few hours to go before the 62nd Eurovision Song Contest, money is being placed on Italy and Portugal. Oddschecker suggests a three-horse...

Seventeen songs… one winner… sounds like the recipe for a Spanish...

RTVE are at it again folks. They have gone down the "Operacion Triumfo" route to select their song for Eurovision in Israel. It may...

Updated: HRT names Dora 2019 acts

Sixteen songs will compete in the 2019 Dora - the contest that picks a song to represent Croatia at the Eurovision Song Contest. Broadcaster HRT...

Quietly does it – the songs in the running for Montenegro

if your national final line-up is mostly filler stuffed around one  fairly obvious winner, when's best to show your hand? How's about on a...