Thursday, December 9, 2021

Iceland – Is it’s intended audience too small?

In the same way that Denmark feels as though it's just one big in-joke.  Iceland feels exactly the same to me. However, whereas the...

Eurovision 2021 Week 1 Day 3 Afternoon 1 – Nick’s View

I think I can get away with this one, as on a technicality it is technically "after" noon on Week 1 Day 3, just...

The Fanning Verdict – Eurovision 2021 – Day Three

It's a wet and windy start to the week at the Fanning Mansion, but I'm wrapped up warm inside with access to the virtual...

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...

Iceland turns on the nerdy charm

So we’ve had our tea break and it’s time for Iceland. In another universe without a killer virus pandemic, we’re all sitting in the...

He’s clearly thought about things…

You see what I did in the title? Yes? Well Daði wrote a song about his kid last year, and this year he's back with...

Shock-free zone for Iceland at 2020 Eurovision

After letting naughty boy band Hatari hold sway over the 2019 Söngvakeppnin, Icelandic broadcaster RUV was playing things safe as it chose its next...

Iceland try to be less controversial – Lets see how that...

After the telling off Icelandic broadcaster RUV got last year after Hatari's flag shenanigans in the green room, it seems that they have decided...

Ten in running for Icelandic Eurovision job

The ten songs vying to represent Iceland in the 2020;Eurovision Song Contest are available online. Broadcaster RÚV yesterday revealed the Söngvakeppnin 2020 lineup. Five songs...

EBU Eurovision flag fine for Iceland

The European Broadcasting Union (EBU) has fined Icelandic broadcaster RÚV EUR5000 following an incident during the 2019 Eurovision Song Contest. The contest took place in...