Tuesday, May 24, 2022

France: There’s nothing like it … this year

The French Eurovision team believe in showcasing aspects of their country’s culture. Last year Pravi took us back to the golden age of chanson....

France – That can only mean The Big 5

I love this song. I love everything about it – possibly because I have spent a few years holidaying in Brittany and loved the...

23 April – The other one in Montenegro

Because we celebrate all aspects of our favourite TV show here, it should be no surprise when I dig deeply into the archives. I've dug/digged...

7 April – It’s summer for you now

Your eyes won't be deceiving you today. Yes, it's fun and games in black & white. But don't let that put you off. Some...

Monty’s Eurovision Countdown Part 14 – France

Every year I lament the rum luck of the French who I feel have been one of the most constantly interesting nations at Eurovision....

Mo’s Eurovision Countdown 2022 – Part 14 – France

Alvan & Ahez - Fulenn The song tackles the Breton legend of a young woman who emancipates herself from societal norms by dancing at night...

Phil’s Eurovision Countdown 2022 – Part 14 – France

Alvan & Ahez - Fulenn Now this, lady and gentlemen, this is more like it. Those of you with long memories will remember Brittany’s attempt...

Ils ont décidé – Alvan & Ahez to sing for France...

Twelve songs were on offer for the French viewing public tonight and they picked Alvan & Ahez to carry the big five nation hopes into...

5 March – Don’t scream like a violin without music score

There are songs that become classics for various reasons. They could be winners. They could be insanely bad. Or it could be by accident. Back...

28 February – A lot of fruits in the valleys and...

France are good at Eurovision. Well, they have been in the past. And anyone can win our favourite TV show. And wouldn't you love...