Tuesday, January 25, 2022

I’m behind.. Portuguese and Czech brooding

Sorry Our Phil, I know you don’t like ‘lumpage’ and reviews of two countries together but I’m still recovering all those pieces to radio...

Portugal is not giving me much to work with

I’m kind of fumbling for stuff to grasp onto here. Leonor looks very much like Clara Oswald in 2015-era Doctor Who. The backdrop turns...

Portugal FDC First Semi Final

This is the *corrected* list after RTP admitted to an error - oops! Song Artist Jury Televote Total Psn Austrália Bruno Vasconcelos 0 0 0 13 Sem medo Rui David 2 5 7 7 Eu te amo Beatriz Pessoa 4 0 4 11 Q Para te dar abrigo Anabela 3 10 13 4 Q Para sorrir não...

Portuguese simplicity

It’s our first look at Portugal and the Big 5 now. The first ever Portuguese entry on home soil. How long we’ve waited for...

Portugal – Girl just wants to have fun

All good fans know that the guy who will actually sing this song next Tuesday won't arrive in Kiev until the dress rehearsals. Health...

Entertainment in a bottle

Nick: Good heavens! It's one of those moments when you meet someone for the first time and they feel like an old friend within...

Festival da Cancao reaches a result

Shortly after the Nordic three made their choices, Portugal got going with the Festival da Cancao Grande Final (languages are a gift etc). After...

Portugal: Home and dry

With just a few rehearsals to get through today, it's a shorter stint for Monty and Rose, who will be your guides. They're en...

Portugal – RTP and total Lies

Well I managed to run between the press centre and the Portuguese reherasal. Good job too - because I, dear viewer, got accosted by...

Phil’s Eurovision Countdown – Part…29 lets say. Portugal

OK I admit it, i missed out Part 29 in my counting methodology so lets call Portugal 29 and say no more about it. In...