Friday, May 7, 2021

Monty’s Eurovision Countdown Part 3 – Austria

Amen by Vincent Bueno Can I get an amen up in here? Well, yes, you can. We’ve waited since 1995 for another Amen and now...

Phil’s Eurovision Countdown 2021 – Part 3 of 39 – Austria

For the second time in three songs I am disappointed. 'Amen' isn’t an expensive remake of this classic:  https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Gui9JWHsv-M Instead, it's Vincent Bueno’s vehicle back to...

A Rare Midweek version of ” What the hell?”

Well, considering it's the last Wednesday before the end of the 2021 Eurovision Selection Season, that must mean no songs left... yes? Well HELL...

22 February – But don’t you recognise me?

If you were a singer on the Eurovision stage, would you keep your birth name, or would you adopt a stage name? A stage...

26 January – More flowers in the asphalt

What was the best contest of all time? Yes, it was 1985. It's been scientifically proven*. So any act that took part in that...

29 September – It has to be the language of fantasy...

We all know that some countries have a love/hate relationship with our favourite TV show. One or two in central Europe are currently taking...

19 September – Why do millions of flowers bloom

Would you be happy to be a home entrant. The one that the host broadcaster has picked to win (or otherwise), and have a...

18 August – And I get no sleep

We occasionally bang on about any country being capable of winning our favourite TV show. Some have that fluke result, some are knocking on...

27 May – We all are dreamers on our way

Some countries have had a patchy relationship with our favourite TV show. Take Italy for example. They took over a decade out, and have...

3 May – No ocean was too big for us

There's an exclusive club. Well, yeah, there are lots of exclusive clubs. But today's exclusive belongs to those people who did back-to-back appearances in...