Friday, May 7, 2021

Monty’s Eurovision Countdown Part 37 – Switzerland

Tout l’Univers by Gjon’s Tears It’s either a brave or a foolhardy artist who illustrates their work with a car crash. The temptation to compare...

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 37 of 39 – Switzerland

There are times when you can describe the Eurovision Song Contest as car crash television but never has there been a song with an...

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...

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...

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...

Monty’s Eurovision Countdown Part 35 – Spain

Voy a Querdame by Blas Cantó Aw! There’s something about Blas that just makes you want to ruffle his perfectly coiffed bouffant hair. I so...

Phil’s Eurovision Countdown 2021 – Part 35 of 39 – Spain

Spain at Eurovision often confuses me. Its fans are some of the loudest (and most annoying) in fandom, but they are more often than...

5 May – What does it matter? What does it matter?

It must be galling when your country wins, and you went and performed for them the year before that win. Obviously, there have been...

Nick’s Eurovision Countdown 2021 – Spain

SPAIN - Blas Canto - Voy A Quedarme I have two confessions to make, loyal consumer of my wordstuff products! 1) When I sat down to...