Friday, January 28, 2022

Video Vault – Week 7 – Trolololololololol

In this instalment of the Video Vault Phil thinks that Trolling the fans really is the way to go but seeing as it's Russia...

Manizha: Eurovision lets people be themselves

Manizha is in Rotterdam to represent Russia at the 2021 Eurovision Song Contest with ‘Russian Woman’, a song she wrote alongside Ori Avni and...

Day 5 – Lithuania to Sweden

Goedemorgon Oneuropeans, and welcome to my updates from Day Five. Semi final one (most of), rehearsal two. We're only missing Malta, who'll be first...

The Fanning Verdict – Eurovision 2021 – Russia

I’ve faltered on the Russian entry to the 2021 Eurovision Song Contest. On the one hand, I love Manizha and all she stands for....

Russia – now this is more like it.

The main change here is that the backing singers have changed out of their casual clothes and are now dressed in gold tracksuits or...

The Fanning Verdict: Day One at Eurovision 2021

I'll be here throughout rehearsals to tell you what I thought of what was going on and gathering up the official clips in one...

Russia – has the master come to play? – Who is...

I think my medication has clearly just kicked in because I swear I've just seen the most batshit 3 minutes of Eurovision for 2021! Manhiza...

This Russian Woman is amazing!

I am SO looking forward to this! Manizha has emerged as one of the most interesting artists in the year’s Contest for me and...

Phil’s Eurovision Countdown 2021 – Part 31 of 39 – Russia

Russia has missed a trick - they led everyone to believe by their silence that Little Big were going to have a second bite...

Monty’s Eurovision Countdown Part 31 – Russia

Russian Woman by Manizha With the political and social climate being what it’s been in Russia over recent years, it’s an unexpected joy to get...