Tuesday, October 26, 2021

27 July – Love, sun, sea, moon and stars

As we'll all know, we should be in Italy next May for a riotous cavalcade of quality song. One thing that's amongst the highlights...

7 July – This is an Italian song for you

If you're a Eurovision worth their gravy (or glitter), you might have an eye on where our favourite TV show will be taking place...

5 June – Rise for me, come up with me, warm...

It must be good to be in at the start of something. In years to come, you can tell your family you were there,...

UPDATED: Måneskin singer denies Eurovision cocaine use

The lead singer of Eurovision winners Måneskin has denied suggestions he was caught on camera taking drugs and offered to take a drugs test...

Italy, with gorgeous new outfits

Italy – first rehearsal report here It’s only 9.30 in the UK. It’s still early for such an assault on the senses, but my, is...

The Fanning Verdict Eurovision 2021: Italy

I’ve previously said what I think of the song during the ever-popular OnEurope Countdown 2021. It’s not my cup of tea, but that doesn’t...

Italy – Pure noisy, shouty class.

Oh Damiano, you little tease, you're black look from the rehearsal was, in fact, just rehearsal clothes and you and your chums have gone...

Italy’s noisy, chaotic glory

Finally! It’s our first look at the six automatic finalists. The order this afternoon is Italy, Germany, Netherlands, France, UK then Spain. Any press...

Italy – Well now that, my children, is more like it.

There comes a time when you have to stand and applaud an entry for being authentic and just plain brilliant. Step forward Måneskin who, despite...

3 May – Sparkling shop windows, mirrors for those in love

Our favourite TV has always attracted bigger names, who quite happily mix with those rising stars looking for their big break. Take the Sanremo...