Thursday, February 25, 2021

13 October – For everybody a castle in the air to...

There are many people that have tried one more than one occasion to win European music's biggest prize. Some do it knowingly, whilst others...

5 September – Ooh… playboy, I want to live with you

Our friends in Belgium are a curious bunch. Plucky as ever, and taking part since the first contest (1956 in case you were wondering),...

23 August – We want violins, we want a whole orchestra

Have you ever thought that some performers might not want to be at our favourite TV show? Or that they might want to shed...

19 August – Don’t ask me why the sun is shining

Do you enjoy good national final? No, not that Melodifestivalen thing - I'm talking about good national finals. I jest of course. Every national...

6 August – Bring about a vibration to the whole world

Those people who keep coming back for me. Is i good because they know what they're doing? Or is it bad because they're doing...

10 April – We’re gonna rap-op-bop tonight

Do you feel for Belgium? A fully-formed country, but two broadcasters that keep to their own markets - except for Eurovision of course and,...

16 March – Don’t touch me, no, don’t touch me

What's your view in which is the best contest ever? Was it 2019? Is it another one from the 21st Century? Or is it...

1 December – In summer, we’ll go and have a picnic...

To start off this festive month, we're going back in time. You might have been alive in 1965, but do you remember today's song?...

10 November – Talk about love in every language

We celebrate the winners here. We also celebrate the also-rans. And, indeed, we celebrate the last places too. After all, there are many last-placed...

15 October – If you only knew

Do you remember thirty years ago? The world was a very different place. We were in sunny Switzerland for our favourite TV show. There...