Monday, March 25, 2019

RTCG picks five acts for national selection

Broadcaster RTCG has shortlisted five acts in its search for an entry for the 2019 Eurovision Song Contest. They didn't have much to go on,...

5 December – The sky brought you to me

There's been recent news that Montenegro's call for songs has only yielded 10 eligible songs, out of about 200. It's that fact that made...

4 October – Show me your super powers

Eurovision is full of characters. Some of them we don't mind seeing after the curtain goes down. Some of them are just plain annoying. I'll...

14 June – Always stay cool, like a swimming pool

Eurovision attracts all sorts. Actors who can sing. Singers who can act. All round entertainers. National treasures. And, ahem, 'characters'. Today's birthday boy falls into...

Eurovision singer slated for cancer ‘joke’

Vanja Radovanović almost didn't get to perform in last night's Eurovision semi-final. Six members of the broadcasting council at Montenegrin RTCG called for him...

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...

Monteneg-no

Just like on Wednesday, this catches me in my rehearsal lull, where energy levels are low and I'm start to wonder why I'm still...

Brave jacket choice sir!

Montenegrin Vanja Inje house (sorry!) in a very loud and dazzling turquoise and white textured asymmetrical suit which is something you don’t see every...

Montenegro – Can I have all the menu please?

I'm sat in a press room at 15:30 (ish) on a Wednesday afternoon, and I know I've been here for quite a long time,...

Montengro: serving turquoise bubble-wrap realness

You wouldn’t think you could bugger up a solid, Balkan ballad but Montenegro are doing their best to. Vanje is wearing the oddest jacket;...