Tuesday, December 7, 2021

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.

Croatia is busy, yet still could do with a bit more

Croatia up now. This is the kind of song I like while it’s playing but can’t really recall enough afterwards if I’m looking to...

Iceland – is that it?

I'm feeling the peer pressure here. It's like when you are 14 at school and you are dared to nick a copy of Razzle...

The Fanning Verdict – Eurovision 2021 – Slovenia

Time for Ana of the moist brow to take to the stage - and today she’s giving it attitude with a somewhat pissed-off face...

Estonia – it’s all a touch on the negative side.

First of all, let me tell you what Uku and his song are.  They are a very well crafted piece of both song writing...

OnEurope’s Golden Fork awards – Days 6 and 7

As was tradition and has now become a tradition again (yeah, that's a thing, ok?), we do a rundown of the day in our...

Lithuania – a triptych of Roopness

I’m bracing myself, as The Roop are not my favourite participants. I’ve already written about how I find the ‘craziness’ a little bit forced,...

Ukraine goes off!

Ukraine, and I really love this. This is one of the ones I’m most curious about. I want to see whether they can recreate...

Eurovision 2021 – Week 1 Day 4 Morning 1 – Nick’s...

I've levelled up! I've finally earned my "Getting to the virtual press centre in time for the day's first rehearsal session" badge. I'll add...

Day 5 – Australia – Cyprus

Day 5 continues with the next 4 countries to rehearse. Australia – no first rehearsal report She’s not there, we know that, but I had left...

Italy’s noisy, chaotic glory

Finally! It’s our first look at the six automatic finalists. The order this afternoon is Italy, Germany, Netherlands, France, UK then Spain. Any press...