Tuesday, May 24, 2022

Phil’s Eurovision Countdown 2022 – Part 4 – Austria

LUM!X feat. Pia Maria - Halo  Upon first listen to the Austrian song it seems that someone has been reading the “How to be Greece...

Monty’s Eurovision Countdown Part 4 – Austria

DJ LUM!X teams up with vocalist Pia Maria (not to be confused with the popular coffee liqueur) to deliver a welcome upbeat entry from...

16 March – Sex with you passes by as fast as...

Eurovision likes a trier (to a degree anyway). Those unsung performers who often start as a backing singer and maybe, just maybe graduate to...

Austrian duo bring ‘Halo’ to Eurovision

Well, Mr. Eurovision Ambassador, you are truly spoiling us today. Just when we thought it was all over, a fourth song came our way...

ORF announces some teenagers for Eurovision – I suddenly feel very...

Austrian broadcaster ORF has confirmed what many of the more on-the-ball Eurovision websites have been touting for some time - that LUMIX and Pia...

18 December – Trust me, you will shine

One thing about Eurovision that some of us have learnt over the years is the form has no memory. A country can win after...

14 December – A bit of red pepper is also included

Did you know there were Eurovision Song Contests in the 20th Century? It might be a shock for some I know. But not only...

3 December – I’m singing just a song tonight

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 December – Without a doubt I’ll follow you

Has the free language rule signalled the death knell for some languages? It's true that songs in Italian and Portuguese have won in the...

9 June – Let’s turn up the heat, start a ripple...

We often mention the props acts use to enhance their three minutes on stage. But just think of the stage hands. Their hearts must...