Monday, March 25, 2019

Maruv wins Vidbir … but it’s not all over …

I’m not sure why Ukrainian broadcaster UA:PBC decided that over three hours of television for a six song final was appropriate. Clearly, in the...

Three more songs make Vidbir final

The line-up for the Ukrainian Eurovision 2019 national selection is complete. This evening eight more acts performed at the Palace of Culture in Kiev...

Vidbir has started in Ukraine – First Semi Final results below

UA:PBC have given us one of the longest and earliest-starting Semi Finals of the year so far with Vidbir 2019. Standard contest format here, two...

25 January – I need you more than air

Who doesn't love a good thigh-slapper of a song. It's more than just plain old Schlager. A good old banger that will fill a...

12 January – I’m like a butterfly

I may have said this before, but some songs in our favourite TV show always benefit from a prop. It doesn't have to be...

Updated: Sixteen in the running for Ukrainian Eurovision job

Broadcasters UA:PBC and STB have named fifteen acts who will go head-to-head to represent Ukraine at the 2019 Eurovision Song Contest. Hosted by Sergey Pritul, the...

18 October – Bom bom

What's your favourite type of song? One where a singer stands still on stage, with a dark backdrop, and belts out a big beefy...

27 September – I’m gonna make you shiver

It's worth remembering that for almost every winner of our favourite TV show, there was a eager yet slightly disappointed runner-up. In times past...

9 August – You are so wrong

Have there ever been songs that you really like, only for them to be completely overshadowed by that country's entry the following year? Let...

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...