Thursday, December 9, 2021

Phil’s Eurovision Countdown – Part 23 – Ireland

If this song is going to be remembered for anything it's going to be "oh it's the one with the gays dancing that Russia...

“Biggest bop ever – the new Euphoria” … says nobody after...

If you use social media to build expectation around your Eurovision song, you've only yourself to blame when your perfectly-competent entry ends up being...

Franko, Poirot and Kryton – the story so far

Well since yesterday The Celestial Toymaker has had to withdraw from the panel due to doctor's advice. In fact two doctor's advice, the ones...

Remember when Ireland were poor at this contest…

I appreciate the title leads to all sorts of answers, but for all of you not old enough to remember this, imagine your X-Factor...

22 January – You kissed her at a party

Do you feel for this countries that have had success in the past but are finding it difficult to come by these days? We...

Monty’s Eurovision Countdown – Ireland

Dying to Try by Brendan Murray Poor old Ireland has been clinging onto a once almost unassailable record number of wins for over 20 years...

lreland – See Srbuk – Strip it back a bit

There were so many elements to the staging of Sarah McTernan's performance that it came across as overwhelming. Thankfully, and perhaps surprisingly, the vocal wasn't...

The Fanning Verdict: Eurovision 2021 Ireland

Today we got Lesley with the Good Hair doing Lesley with the unique and awesome staging of one of the best songs in the...

Monty’s Eurovision Countdown Part 21 – IRELAND

Together by Ryan O'Shaughnessy Every year, as I come to my Countdown, I get to the point where I ponder 'is Ireland ever going to...

8 May – Now Johnny’s in love with the girl next...

What's your favourite type of song? Those about falling in love? Those about falling out of love? Or something else? Today's song is in the...