Tuesday, May 24, 2022
Rehearsal Blog

Rehearsal Blog

Eurovision rehearsal time. Practice makes perfect, if ever there was a time to make a silk purse from a sow’s ear, this would be it. Our reports come live from the Eurovision Song Contest host city – and sometimes from the actual venue. Photo and video reports to keep you warm until the big night.

LIVE BLOG: Second semi final – Jury Show

We were online, reporting from Turin's PalaOlimpico where it was time for the jury show for the second semi-final of the 2022 Eurovision Song...

LIVE BLOG: Second semi final, first dress rehearsal

We were there and online, reporting from Turin's PalaOlimpico for the next rehearsal of the 2022 Eurovision Song Contest season. Today was the first...

LIVE BLOG: Eurovision 2022 – First semi final

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LIVE BLOG: First semi final – Jury Show

We were there and online, reporting from Turin's PalaOlimpico where it was time for the jury show for the first semi-final of the 2022...

LIVE BLOG: First semi final, first dress rehearsal

We were there and online, reporting from Turin's PalaOlimpico where it was time for the very first full show of the 2022 Eurovision Song...

and Finally… Germany

There is a juxtapose here. Malik seems likeable enough as a person and an artist and, like so many others, has a story to...

Made in (E)Spain – It certainly is

** resisting the urge to say “Scorchio** Nope! For me, and I must stress this is my opinion, there is not a lot to warm to...
Sam Ryder rehearsing today in Turin for Eurovision 2022

OK… breath… calm down…

Fuck. Just… Fuck I’m British. I’m also objective with this contest and if the UK is rubbish I am the first one to write it...

France – That can only mean The Big 5

I love this song. I love everything about it – possibly because I have spent a few years holidaying in Brittany and loved the...

Sweden – A new broom sweeps clean?

I am told, from sources I trust, the new Swedish delegation (post-Christer-9-points) is “lovely and not at all Swedish”. Cornelia is equally lovely. I...