Sunday, July 3, 2022

Ukraine: Effective staging takes things up a notch

Tipped for victory and with everyone insisting pity points will rain down. I'll be the first to admit I scored this a huge fat...

Ukraine: Is this the winner hiding in plain sight?

I've said it before and I'll say it again. Kalush Orchestra are the winners hiding in plain sight. It is not the best song...

Monty’s Eurovision Countdown Part 39 – Ukraine

Even as Ukraine’s national selection Vidbir was taking place Russian troops were assembling along its borders. It seemed entirely fitting that the winning song,...

Ukraine Press Conference – this will be worth the price of...

Well this will be the meet and greet that everyone has been waiting for.  What, if anything controversial, will Kalush Orchestra say? Well they too...

Mo’s Eurovision Countdown 2022 – Part 39 – Ukraine

Kalush Orchestra - Stefania You know, I want to like this. I really do. I couldn't abide SHUM last year until I saw it live,...

Phil’s Eurovision Countdown 2022 – Part 39 – Ukraine

Kalush Orchestra - Stefania If the current world situation were not happening, this would be a review shouting at UA:PBC for being complete dicks in...

Kalush arrives in Israel to kick off Eurovision promotional tour

Kalush Orchestra, arrived in Israel on Monday to take part in 'Israel Calling' - a three-day promotional event featuring competitors from the upcoming 2022...

Ukrainian Eurovision act may be forced to pull out of Contest

An unfortunate (and as yet unresolved) side effect of the Russian invasion of Ukraine could see Kalush Orchestra unable to travel to Turin to...

Broadcasters call on EBU to exclude Russia from 2022 Eurovision Song...

Following the illegal Russian invasion of Ukraine, nine European Broadcasting Union (EBU) members have called for Russia to lose its place in the 2022...

EBU posts statement on Russian invasion of Ukraine

Following the invasion of Ukraine by Russia, a number of news reports suggested the European Broadcasting Union should consider suspending membership of Russian broadcasters,...