Thursday, May 26, 2022

He squats in Hollywood

OK, so my choice yesterday might have been a bit left field. What with it being in glorious black & white, and featuring what...

16 November – So why did you promise me the whole...

We had a winner yesterday. And we have another one today. This is no group, nor is it a maiden win. It's a last...

7 February – That’s an opportunity for a French course

There are songs out there that tick lots of boxes. A competent stage act, a potential winner, even a bit of false-flagness thrown in...

17 November – Look at all my thoughts, they’re swaying, they’re...

I went on the other day about English being here there and everywhere. Of course, English hasn't always been the prime language used in...

9 January – Believing that we can scream

Every now and then, a song comes along that you could call a slow burner. It has no bells and whistles. It has no...

19 February – Tell me why, tell me why

Today's a different birthday. It's not always about the singers, although they're the people you associate with any given song. There's a whole team...

24 February – My radar is in panic

It's fair to say that our favourite TV show can launch careers. A certain foursome from Sweden perhaps. Or a false flagger singing for...

4 April – I fell from heaven to bend me over...

It's good to remember our history. You know, those times before 2000 when the contest still happened, even if it was a little bit...

16 November – So why did you promise me the whole...

Remember Luxembourg? They used to take part in our favourite TV show. And they used to win. Not bad for a nugget of a...

Be my rose that always blossoms for me

It's high time for a random song, as we don't have them very often. It means I can pick a group, a vintage song,...