Saturday, February 27, 2021

24 February – It’s springtime and I’m not even twenty yet

We often mention those false-flaggers that come and go each year. You wonder why some countries use them, but then there are others that...

23 February – I’m praying for those who are looking for...

Did you ever envy Switzerland? Not only are they good at chocolate and cheese, but during those no-free language rule days, they had a...

22 February – But don’t you recognise me?

If you were a singer on the Eurovision stage, would you keep your birth name, or would you adopt a stage name? A stage...

18 February – We can hold our hands together

Sometimes performers aren't always remembered for their three minutes of singing on that hallowed stage. Just occasionally, there's an event outside their control that...

17 February – Your name is printed crystal clear on glass

Do you think it's only a matter of time before another country wins our favourite TV show for the first time? It could, of...

16 February – I love the untuned pianos

It must be something when you know you're a country's last ever entry at Eurovision. You'll be the last word and you might even...

14 February – You’re the symbol of light

Trailblazers come in many different forms. They could be the début entry for a country. They could be a country's first winner. They could...

13 February – Black skies are breaking open on the horizon

There's a small but exclusive club of performers who have done a certain other thing at our favourite contest - become hosts. The first...

12 February – Before you came it was dark everywhere

What's the oddest subject of a Eurovision song you can think of? Many things have been covered, mostly about falling in love with someone,...

11 February – Who conceives a child, does it for pleasure

Do you go to the contests, wherever they are held? Have you been to any? In particular, did you go to the fest in...