Thursday, December 9, 2021

ESC birthdays 29 March – I don’t know what either

Fan favourite. Are there two words that you love more? You know that song. It gets your average fan hooked in the second bar...

Day 561 in the Eurovision House

In my haste to tell you all about some of the fun and games going off here at the very edge of 'Europe', I...

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...

Eurovision Babylon – Love and hate

Time for another peep behind the Eurovision curtains into our semi-regular (=not at all regular) gossip column, Eurovision Babylon. The kids are alt-right If you can't...

24 July – All that I wish for is woven in...

It's repeat offender time again. You know the sort - They have a good/bad/indifferent result when they take part a first time. They get...

COVID UPDATE: Tuesday

It's first semifinal day, and time for an update on the latest goings on in COVID world. The Icelandic delegation confirmed late last night they've...

Ten in running to sing for Iceland

Icelandic viewers get to meet the ten acts taking part in the 2019 Songvakeppnin this evening. As always, acts get to decide whether to sing...

Monty reviews Montenegro, Iceland, Greece and Latvia

Montenegro As an opener this was always going to be a bit of an oddity, but I’m surprised – and disappointed – we aren’t seeing...

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...

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...