Tuesday, October 26, 2021

16 October – No need to pretend

I know, we keep picking songs from the 20th Century that no-one remembers, and aren't impressive. Well I'm hopefully redressing that balance today with...

14 October – Now watch me craving for more

Today we go to one of those countries who have been able to get things right with the junior version of our favourite TV...

13 October – Running on endlessly

Our friends in Belgium have only ever had one win, despite trying, trying and trying again. They've a few records under their belts -...

12 October – He’s thinking of you, always of you

We all go through dark times, but friends will help you. No matter what it is. Don't forget that. And people sing about things...

9 October – Be sure you know how to twist

Today we have a real treat for you. I know there's a real fan of today's song amongst the illustrious team of writers. I...

7 October – I feel it in the air tonight

Some days my wit deserts me. I can easily pick a song. But I can't tell an interesting story about it. It might be...

6 October – Long live the dark sky and the belt...

I like writing this column, as it sometimes allows me to pick my favourite songs from time to time. Today's one of those days....

4 October – Salty tears

It's always tricky to be your country's début entry. Now before you correct me, it is debatable whether today's birthday girl was her country's...

Video Vault – Weeks 11 and 12 – Double dipping into...

In this double bill, we first get to see Norwegians telling us to keep calm and carry on, with hilarious results, followed by a...

2 October – Walking towards the sun

You can't beat a nice little greeting to get you in a good mood. And today's song is three minutes of good mood. In...