Friday, July 30, 2021

COVID UPDATE: Tuesday

It's first semifinal day, and time for an update on the latest goings on in COVID world. The Icelandic delegation confirmed late last night they've...

More Eurovision COVID reports cut guest list for afternoon event

With the (largely pointless) 'Turquoise Carpet' Eurovision opening event just hours away, reports came today that more delegations will not take part. Yesterday a member...

Daði & Gagnamagnið – Quick fire questions

Daði & Gagnamagnið came to the Eurovision 2021 Press Centre in Rotterdam after their second triumphant rehearsal for a quick-fire Q&A with the assembled...

Iceland – Is it’s intended audience too small?

In the same way that Denmark feels as though it's just one big in-joke.  Iceland feels exactly the same to me. However, whereas the...

Eurovision 2021 Week 1 Day 3 Afternoon 1 – Nick’s View

I think I can get away with this one, as on a technicality it is technically "after" noon on Week 1 Day 3, just...

The Fanning Verdict – Eurovision 2021 – Day Three

It's a wet and windy start to the week at the Fanning Mansion, but I'm wrapped up warm inside with access to the virtual...

Iceland – is that it?

I'm feeling the peer pressure here. It's like when you are 14 at school and you are dared to nick a copy of Razzle...

Iceland turns on the nerdy charm

So we’ve had our tea break and it’s time for Iceland. In another universe without a killer virus pandemic, we’re all sitting in the...

Monty’s Eurovision Countdown Part 17 – Iceland

10 Years by Daði og Gagnamagnið In a parallel universe, free from viral restrictions, might we be readying ourselves for the first Eurovision held in...

Phil’s Eurovision Countdown 2021 – Part 17 of 39 – Iceland

This could adequately be described in six words: “Not as good as last year’s”, and fans would probably understand and go “yup”. But, as...