Monday, June 14, 2021

Joci Pápai to represent Hungary in Kiev

Joci Pápai is the proud owner of a man bun and the right to sing for Hungary at the 2017 Eurovision Song Contest. Earlier tonight,...

30 November – Everybody deserves a chance

We mentioned our Magyar friends the other day, in that we missed them and we wanted them back. But it's also true that they've...

Who made it through in Hungary?

The final heat of A Dal 2019 aired this evening and we now have the eighteen that will take us through the next fortnight....

Hungary – very nearly Hurts

Damn this is a good song! - Apparently it sounds like something "Hurts" would put in (but mummy, I don't know who they are?!!!)...

Afternoon round up by Monty

Here’s a little catch up on the afternoon, and for anyone who was wondering my lunchtime salad and miso soup was delicious, if unsatisfying....

The stage! And Hungary! And Belarus! Oh my…

We’ve been into the arena for the first time. It’s actually quite compact on the floor with only a short space between the stage...

In a curious turn of events…

...Phil has just informed me via Social Network that Riigiametnik has been video-calling him with pictures of a local Azeri pear-flavoured beverage which looks...

MTV announces Hungarian A Dal line-up

Something old, something new. Familiar faces and first timers feature in the Eurovision selection announced yesterday by Hungarian broadcaster MTV. The 2019 A Dal competition...

A Dal – From deep in the bowels of hell

As Roy D Hacksaw would say, death to juries, as they nearly didn't get the winner through to the superfinal, where the public voted...

Tuesday’s child is full of grace – did you miss me...

Well since everyone else had Thursday off, I did too. Plus I spent all yesterday afternoon shut up with librarians and that's never good...