Monday, January 24, 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.

Poland – tbh it just bored me.

It's a damning indictment of any performance when the best you can come up with after seeing it a couple of times is: "Well...

The Fanning Verdict – Eurovision 2021 – Lithuania

It was a 10am sharp start at the Ahoy Arena in Rotterdam as the final closed rehearsals for the 2021 Eurovision Song Contest got...

Eurovision 2021 Week 1 Day 5 All Of It – Nick’s...

Blimey, that was intense. The day got off to a bad start as I found myself seriously delayed by a broken-down goat on the...

Latvia – The silence was a blessed relief

Like too many songs in the back end of the second semi final, Samanta's is "challenging".  And by that I actually mean it's a...

Going live from Eurovision in Rotterdam

It's time for the OnEuropeans to virtually ship operations to Rotterdam. From Saturday morning, we'll be live in the VIRTUAL PRESS CENTRE watching the...

Azerbaijan – I think they need to get the renovators in…

The second the feed clunked into life on my left hand screen here at OnEurope house you know this could be nothing other than...

The Fanning Verdict – Eurovision 2021 – Day Four

I’m not going to lie, this is a Eurovision 2021 day I’ve not looked forward to. It’s the part of the show laden with...

The Fanning Verdict: Eurovision 2021 North Macedonia

Of course Vasil is in fine voice - does he have any other? And yes, he looks great on screen. He serves as perfect...

Iceland – Is it’s intended audience too small?

In the same way that Denmark feels as though it's just one big in-joke.  Iceland feels exactly the same to me. However, whereas the...

The Fanning Verdict Eurovision 2021: United Kingdom

This year, the BBC has stepped back from picking UK song and artist and handed it over to BMG who stuck with their 2020...