Friday, May 7, 2021

Matthew, Mark, Luke and Jeangu?! – Those crazy Dutch have gone...

It seems that the Dutch have been reading the good book as their long awaited entry of their home contest, Jeangu Macrooy, has released...

13 February – Black skies are breaking open on the horizon

There's a small but exclusive club of performers who have done a certain other thing at our favourite contest - become hosts. The first...

22 December – Look, the swallows high in the sky

As we know, next year's contest - a riotous cavalcade of quality song if ever there was one - will be in the Netherlands....

3 December – This carousel keeps turning on and on and...

The heart is a curious thing. It's often shown as something red, cute and, well, heart-shaped. But if you physically held one, it probably...

19 June – I’ll fight the big wide world

Anyone can win the Eurovision Song Contest. There, I've said it. We cite the examples of Portugal and Finland. But there are others. Last...

11 April – I got addicted to a losing game

It's a curious thing that the first song ever heard in a Eurovision Song Contest, and the last song ever heard in a Eurovision...

8 April – To a place without fear, with no moonlight

We're all missing a Dutch interpretation of a 21st Century contest, but at least we'll get one in 13 months time. It'll be here...

4 April – Where do I have to go?

One month from today, the fans of our favourite TV show were due to be gathering in the Netherlands for two weeks for thrills,...

Eurovision Songs are like buses…

You turn your back for a minute and THREE of the buggers come along at once. In a time-saving exercise by this site I've decided...

26 February – Show me the way to my own sense

Are the contests too big? Do you like 154 countries taking part, or were you happy when it was just 20? It has increased...