Monday, January 17, 2022

Ireland… Dear EdExcel

… It appears one of your students has written the Eurovision Entry for Ireland this year and deserves to be marked down accordingly. When you...

Ireland missing the mark

Ireland’s second rehearsal is our third of the morning. This isn’t really working for me at all. It’s not the staging, which has frustrated...

27 September – There were troubles in the water, you swore...

It's always good to see a success story. One where someone gets through, despite the odds being against them. Which is a tenuous link...

Ireland…. struggling

There *are* positives here. It is getting better, of that there is no doubt, Kasey has been "instructed" to stop fiddling with her hair,...

8 March – I see a debt to be paid

OnEurope likes today's birthday girl. Our beloved founder went on a boat trip with her, and they chewed the fat for hours apparently. It...

6 May – Wait until the rainbow ends

It's often interesting how certain Eurovision stars crop up in the most interesting of places. Many just get three minutes on stage, and then...

Ryan O’Shaughnessy hopes for record Eurovision victory

Former Britain's Got Talent finalist and Voice of Ireland contestant Ryan O'Shaughnessy is to represent Ireland at the 2018 Eurovision Song Contest in Lisbon...

10 October – Your smile, your lips, your eyes, your face

Now I know what you're thinking. Two Irish birthdays in a row? You might think there's a plot afoot. There isn't. As you know,...

Ireland – I can’t even…

…Now, based on the live performances that we have seen of Nicky, we should have known what to expect. Sadly, however, even that came...

What does the web predict for tonight’s semi-final?

Tonight, Eurovision Song Contest fans get to settle down with the first slice of the 2018 competition. Nineteen songs will compete for ten Grand...