Tuesday, December 7, 2021
Keiino

Norway – Three don’t become one

My first thought on this run-through was: "Why does the lead singer (Tom) look like he's dressed for a uniform fetish party?" He seemed...
Tamta and her dancers backstage

Cyprus – Is she *actually* Madonna?

Well as per tradition, there was 'une problem technique' in the press centre and this meant we could see but not hear Tamta ......
Sergey at Eurovision 2019

Russia – mmm, do you smell the saline?

The first thing to tell you is that there were a lot of mirrors and screens to get on stage. All  in the 32...
Leonora at Eurovision 2019

Denmark – High flying adored

Leonora was dressed pretty much as she always has in shirt and braces. There had been camera issues in the first rehearsal, so everyone was...
Mahmood at Eurovision 2019

Italy – Are we going to see an angry man?

Mahmood appeared to be angry on stage - and he didn't care who knew it. As this performance went on, you saw it in...
Oto Nemsadze

Georgia – Yes, oh, yes

Where the actual fuck did this come from?  Now, it's not going win any contest any time soon, but Georgian Television has done a number...
Welcome to Eurovision 2019

Our first look inside the big hall

With the start of today's second run throughs we've been allowed access into the big hall here at the Tel Aviv Expo, and it's...
Mahmood

Italy – Nobody’s perfect

Mahmood enters the Contest as a fan favourite - and if rumour is to be believed, laid low by a dodgy cold. The air in...
Hosts of Eurovision 2019

LIVE BLOG: Eurovision 2019 – Second semi-final

Were you ready for the second bunch of Eurovision 2019 hopefuls? Tonight we got 18 songs, and they scored the remaining ten grand final...
Carousel at Eurovisioin 2019 in Tel Aviv

Latvia – Time gentlemen, please

Mr Phil, is busy elsewhere in Tel Aviv, so we've had a shout around and asked for opinions on the Latvian song - up...

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