Wednesday, May 25, 2022

Eurovision Rehearsals

Stay in touch with everything happening in Rotterdam in the run up to the 2021 Eurovision Song Contest. The OnEurope crew will be in the virtual press centre and telling you what’s going on.

Bulgaria – Am I missing something?

I’m looking at the Bulgarian rehearsal and I know what it’s supposed to be. It’s supposed to be Victoria telling a story laced with...

Bulgaria – afloat on a sea of emotion

Now to Bulgaria, also riding high with the bookies. I think Victoria would have done really well with her song last year, and whilst...

Portugal – the surprise I wasn’t expecting

I posted earlier that I wanted to be surprised today, and I am, by Portugal. I’m not a fan of this song, or this...

Portugal – It’s a Bond film short of perfection

I was predisposed to loving this song from the moment I heard it in the FdC but now its on stage it’s even better...

Albania – oooh this has tickled my fancy.

Well, this is clearly the proper start to the day because I’m more awake now I’ve seen Albania and realised Anxhela looks like a...

Albania – stunningly dramatic

Albania now, and hopefully it’ll be a bit warmer in the Ahoy arena for Anxhela Peristeri than it was outside in Tirana in December...

Georgia – brooding swarthiness

Where Senhit got yesterday’s rehearsals off with a bang, Tornike from Georgia’s start to today is more of a whimper. His song is much...

Georgia – Hmmmmmmm

Goedemorgen iedereen! Sorry I have phlegm in my throat again! First up this morning is Georgia, and, let’s be frank here, I wish I hadn’t bothered....

Day 4 Preview and a spot of moonlighting

Goedemorgen Oneuropeans and welcome to Day 4, by the end of which we’ll have seen approximately 85% of this year’s Eurovision entries, and all...

Eurovision 2021 Week 1 Day 3 Afternoon 1 – Nick’s View

I think I can get away with this one, as on a technicality it is technically "after" noon on Week 1 Day 3, just...