Tuesday, July 27, 2021

Albania – oooh this has tickled my fancy.

Well, this is clearly the proper start to the day because I’m more awake now I’ve seen Albania and realised Anxhela looks like a...

Albania – stunningly dramatic

Albania now, and hopefully it’ll be a bit warmer in the Ahoy arena for Anxhela Peristeri than it was outside in Tirana in December...

4 May – Day after day, I go through the motions

Cast your mind back, if you can, to when your country first took part in the Eurovision Song Contest. A time for optimism and...

Nick’s Countdown – Albania and Australia

Right, here goes with the previews, and as I'm currently playing catch-up it'll be daily doubles for a couple of days until I've joined...

Monty’s Eurovision Countdown Part 1: ALBANIA

Karma by Anxhela Peristeri And we’re back! After the cancellation of 2020 I too sat out a year with my Eurovision Countdown, but – you...

Phil’s Eurovision Countdown for 2021. Part 1 of 39 –...

The OnEurope 2021 Eurovision Countdown is like that Marshall Cavendish Partworks I lusted after as a child (Robert Carrier - Carriers Kitchen, as you...

30 March – But it’s hard to turn a new page

For some performers, it can be a long time between their selection, and the time they get to exercise their vocal chords on the...

17 February – Your name is printed crystal clear on glass

Do you think it's only a matter of time before another country wins our favourite TV show for the first time? It could, of...

5 February – No, no, never let go

If you've ever got through your national final and represented your country at our favourite TV show, should you try again? There have been some...

Anxhela Peristeri is the 2021 winner in Albania

So after the longest off season known to man - thanks to the Coronavirus shenanigans - one of the few certainties in life has...