Friday, May 7, 2021

21 March – I pick up the pieces

We all know those semi-finals can be bloodbaths. Yes, each song may have a better than average chance of qualifying but it can still...

He’s clearly thought about things…

You see what I did in the title? Yes? Well Daði wrote a song about his kid last year, and this year he's back with...

8 February – You can throw it all at me

Have you ever noticed any families taking part in our favourite TV show? We have had twins, siblings, and even a mother/daughter act. But...

11 November – I’m tossing and I’m turning

Many acts try and try again to win the grand prize in our favourite TV show. Some go it alone from their first appearance....

24 July – All that I wish for is woven in...

It's repeat offender time again. You know the sort - They have a good/bad/indifferent result when they take part a first time. They get...

23 April – The evening has fled all too fast

Back in the 1980s our favourite TV show was bumping along nicely. Lots of entries every year Lots of interesting languages. And lots of...

16 April – It will shed light on your tears, when...

Eurovision occasionally attracts dynasties. That is, members of the same family all clamouring to take part in our favourite TV show. We've had siblings,...

Shock-free zone for Iceland at 2020 Eurovision

After letting naughty boy band Hatari hold sway over the 2019 Söngvakeppnin, Icelandic broadcaster RUV was playing things safe as it chose its next...

Icelandic Semi Final 2 result – I forgot it ok?!

With everything that was going on on the 15th, I totally forgot about Iceland - and how could I? Their final, seemingly an afterthought...

Iceland try to be less controversial – Lets see how that...

After the telling off Icelandic broadcaster RUV got last year after Hatari's flag shenanigans in the green room, it seems that they have decided...