Tuesday, July 27, 2021

The Fanning Verdict – Eurovision 2021 – Sweden

Trusse is still wearing old-lady red silk pyjamas with silver brocade elbow length gloves, and he’s still a powerful singer. The song is still...

The Fanning Verdict: Day One at Eurovision 2021

I'll be here throughout rehearsals to tell you what I thought of what was going on and gathering up the official clips in one...

Sweden – bet on the red?

Primary colours seem to rule in Sweden. Not only is Tusse in red (with some sparkly bits that I thought were Christmas tinsel at...

Sweden – Tusseling for a top spot

Sweden is my one to watch. Not because I think it’s great, but because I think it might have just enough to pick up...

Monty’s Eurovision Countdown Part 36 – Sweden

Voices by Tusse Well, this went big in the Swedish Melodifestivalen! Despite the return of pop’s popular Eric Saade and The Mamas v Dotter rematch...

Phil’s Eurovision Countdown 2021 – Part 36 of 39 – Sweden

The very essence of the Swedish selection, Melodifestivalen, is a local song contest for locals where the winner just happens to go to the...

Nick’s Eurovision Countdown 2021 – Sweden

SWEDEN - Tusse - Horses SCENE: A brightly lit and spacious performance area. An engaging man and a charming woman enter the stage to fading applause. Jacques Deschenaux, for it...

20 April – You see reality fall apart with chills in...

Over the years, many acts have tried on more than one occasion to win the top prize in our favourite TV show. Even places...

Sweden on the sidelines

The European Broadcasting Union (EBU) has sought to counter allegations, in some quarters, that it has been less than impartial in its dealings at...

Sweden: Who got the golden ticket?

And so, after six weeks of the usual Swedish Television shenanigans, the curtain has come down on another Eurovision on-season with Melodifestivalen 2021. This year-like...