Sunday, February 17, 2019
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24 January – And I’ll stand proud

Do you remember when some countries used to do well? And then us newbies came along and upset no end of apple carts? Some...
An open letter to BBC Eurovision

An Open Letter To BBC Eurovision

Dear BBC Eurovision, We need to talk, you and I. Yesterday’s reveal of the six hopeful recordings left a good many of us in Eurovisionia cold....
You deciders

So, I told you we’d have thoughts. I certainly...

So Phil and his ears have been listening away to the six Song for Europe - sorry Eurovision: You Decide entrants for 2019.  Let's...
You Decide 2019

Eurovision – Let the battle of the Brits commence

The future of the United Kingdom appears to be guided by a group of middle-aged men with a fragile grip on reality. Enough about...
Mel Giedroyc and Måns Zelmerlöw

It’s that time of the year again – the UK Eurovision...

An ongoing toxic Brexit debate has nothing on the shenanigans that will fly around the old Interwebs this Wednesday morning (tomorrow) as UK broadcaster,...
Mel Giedroyc and Måns Zelmerlöw

BBC sets date for Eurovision song pick

The latest Big Five broadcaster has set a date to choose its song for the 2019 Eurovision Song Contest. This time, it's the turn of...
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27 December – Are you easy come and easy go?

It's that odd time when we've all got over Christmas (unless you're ortodox) and we're waiting for that end digit to tick over to...
Eurovision, you decide

The BBC Speaks – and OnEurope listens – but will Europe

This morning I had the following drop into my inbox from the British Broadcasting Corporation (*dofs cap*) - Seems changes are afoot in the...
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3 November – Pounding away, pounding away

It's significant birthday time. Of course, every birthday is significant, as you've made it through another year unscathed. But I think those ending with...

A velvet box? A poster? Who would send that shite?

1980 was a weird year. Europe decided that a couple of tragic twins and a singing penguin man would finish ninth. A song called...