Saturday, September 25, 2021

Nick’s Countdown – Albania and Australia

Right, here goes with the previews, and as I'm currently playing catch-up it'll be daily doubles for a couple of days until I've joined...

When you see the green man …

Someone needs to tell Albanian Telly to get rid of the green man in his romper suit and replace him and the two MC...

1 February – I know, you know, that the morning is...

Are you from a country that's never won our favourite TV show? How do you feel? Do you think that one of your...

LIVE BLOG – Semi Final 1 – Press rehearsal

Join us live here from 22:00 local time (8pm, UK/Portugal - 9pm Western Europe) to hear what we make of the Jury rehearsal of the...

26 March – One day you live, the next you die

Did you enjoy the last Eurovision Song Contest. You must remember, it was in Tel Aviv. You were wearing your blue jumper. It hardly...

Albanian vocal masterclass

Eugent, the g is hard, Bushpepa next from Albania and this boy for me has THE vocal of the contest, his voice soars effortlessly. As...

4 May – Day after day, I go through the motions

Cast your mind back, if you can, to when your country first took part in the Eurovision Song Contest. A time for optimism and...

Oh Albania, you rarely disappoint…. *

So, we're FiKing at it again. Will your Christmas ever be the same again? - probably not because once you have found one Albanian Final, you've found them all!

17 February – Now it’s broad daylight

Just occasionally a song passes me by completely. It's not a bad song, or a silly song. It might just be unfortunate enough to...

LIVE Blog: Eurovision 2017 – First semi final

Tonight at 21:00 CEST/20:00 UK/Portugal, contestants from 18 countries will compete for ten spots in the 2017 Eurovision Song Contest Grand Final.  You can...