Monday, March 25, 2019

Champagne Supernova or premature fizz? The first qualifiers

Latvian TV launched its selection procedure tonight. Supernova is known chiefly for Riga Beaver who entertains web-stream viewers in the advert breaks, rather for...

I talked to a unicorn the other night

Are you stuffed? Have you been eating for your country? Do you think that you never need to eat anything again? Or have you...

Sixteen songs make Latvian final cut

Not so long back, Latvian broadcaster LTV decided to let everyone hear the 33 of the 83 songs submitted for the 2019 Supernova show....

Champagne Supernova or is it more like Chablis?

It's the most wonderful time of the year. Eurovision fans get to sample a new vintage. The first broadcaster to lay its musical cards...

23 June – Ay ay ay ay ay ay…

Impressed with the title of this article? It's a cutting edge lyric and one that people who might not be fans would pick up...

Live Blog – Eurovision 2018 second semi final

It's time for 'Fanning's Folly II - This time it's personal' - and another one of those fancy little live blogs that OnEuropean visitors...

Latvia … still as funny as …

<insert your own punchline> To me, and this is clearly only my opinion, Laura doesn't have the facial expressions or the kind of voice to...

I’m not gonna lie, this is flat

Laura de Carvalho Rizzotto singing for Latvia via Riga, NewYork and Rio - and she’s looking ravishing in a red flowing gown cut open...

Latvia: funny girl, scarlet woman

I’m just nonplussed by everything about this one. It’s not a style of music I enjoy, so it’s one that’s kind of passed me...

Latvia – No, it’s not funny love

Every time I hear this, I get excited because I keep expecting that the song itself is going to be a sultry number, which...