Monday, March 25, 2019

7 February – He painted colours with his music

From time to time we have to acknowledge that some songwriters get more songs in our favourite TV show than others. After all, how...

9 January – You’ll walk along the road of your desire

Have you ever wondered how difficult it is to open a Eurovision Song Contest? On the one hand, you get your three minutes out...

7 January – Step by step, hand in hand, more and...

You wait ages, and then two duos come along at once. One's a classic song with an instant hook and star potential. And the...

31 December – Little porcelain figurette, why are you alone?

And so we end 2018. Has it been a good year for you? Did you have Netta Barzilai as winning in Lisbon? Or were...

So – for the Christmas Vault – What have we chosen

Well, quite frankly there is only one choice that we could possibly put in. A little bit of background for those of you who weren't...

18 December – Without a parachute in the night?

You know how there are lots of jobbing songwriters out there. The ones that have a whole clutch of songs that they peddle around...

12 December – Then the slap in the face

We often asks what makes a Eurovision winner. But the same could be said of what might make a last place song. Is it...

18 November – You’ll soon come by for another try

Today's lyric sums up what all of us know with dread sometimes. That performer who possibly didn't quite sing as well as they wanted...

25 October – I see the clouds above

Are there times when you watch Eurovision and feel really old. There were, as you may know, contests in the 20th Century. That means...

12 October – Everything will turn out fine

The lyric above is a good mantra to live by. We all go through dark times, but friends will help you. No matter what...