Tuesday, May 24, 2022

Full on dull

I don't think even the addition of backing mincers can help this song. It's full on dull to start with and just gets more...

Phil’s Eurovision Countdown 2019 – Part 8 – Croatia

I hated Jacques Houdek’s ridiculous song in two-thousand-and-thankfully-forgotten. It was bizarre beyond belief that a broadcaster thought that this was a decent shout and...

Zagreb it while you can

And finally I've caught up with Croatia one of the three rehearsals I haven't seen. I think this very effective as an opener to...

I fear my eyes will never recover

Iceland is being taken care of by Nick, but I can safely say I have just been mugged by a Croatian woman, and mugged...

Guilty, Guilty as a girl can be … well a Croatian...

Mia was second to give her thoughts about life and her performance today. Her memoir is essentially about growing up and changing as a person,...

Croatia: Where’s the pleasure gone?

Back when Mia was picked to sing the Croatian Eurovision song this time around, I felt sure she had something special. A simple song,...

Mo’s Eurovision Countdown 2019 – Croatia

The first lines suggested promise, but things went quickly downhill. And as for those wings - there is one word that fits - No. And...

And so to Semi Final 2 – Croatia….

... Another entry singing in a force 10 gale!! - Unlike the Slovaks that come later in this semi they actually have some sort...

Rehearsals, live in my own living room

With a good chunk of the team in place in Malmö it’s day one of rehearsals. The assembled press of Europe are crammed into...

9 April – Thinking of the day we met as sign...

There's a long list of countries that have never won our favourite TV show. Will one of them win this year in Turin? Or...