Monday, March 25, 2019

26 January – Dreams in the hearts, which are dull and...

Legend is a word used way too much these days. Someone can spend three minutes on a stage, sing a song in a mediocre...

3 December – With every word the ice breaks

Today we delve into that murky realm of the repeat performer. You know the one. They have a stab at winning the thing, they...

1 October – Be more colourful, not just black and white

Another month started. Autumn is upon us and that snow can't be far off. It's a time for snuggling up and watching some old...

14 July – And you ask yourself: Who might be behind...

Have you ever wondered how many participants actually represent their home country? I have, and I'm sure there's someone out there who could tell...

27 June – Who will give the laughter back to the...

Sometimes when I'm picking a birthday song, it makes me feel old. I've been watching contests since 19xx so have seen a few acts...

Austria is excellent

Cesár now has TWO microphones. It doesn't double his output however, but we think he is testing out a hand mic rather than a...

Cesár raises us up

Cesár next up, looking smouldering in shiny silver grey ‘drop crotch’ trousers and grey long sleeved top, guess it was too much to expect...

Austria – Have we just seen a contender?

ORF have done a thing! Whenever I say things like that, my heart usually sinks and I hide behind the sofa crying mercilessly. This time,...

Austria – ain’t nobody but Cesar

It’s Austria now, time to have a good old ogle at lovely Cesar Sampson. Steady myself! It’s not even midday yet, and I’m all...

Monty’s Eurovision Countdown Part 4 – AUSTRIA

Nobody But You by Cesár Sampson Such is the recent success of Bulgaria at Eurovision that the team behind this has been drafted into other...