Monday, March 1, 2021
Video Birthdays

Birthdays

It’s a happy birthday to our favourite Eurovision people, living and dead.

27 October – Go, go, go

Have you had a good week? Has it snowed where you are? Or is it fine and sunny in an Israeli stylee? Whatever your...

9 September – Someone’s looking stranger as the years go on

Eurovision royalty today - allegedly. Who'd have thought that when Maureen Lipman introduced her onto the MF stage in 1983 (yes, 31 years...

1 October – Where’s the rainbow

Here's an upbeat little number to kick-start your October. I know how you all like something to groove along too, and if it's Schlager...

27 August – You think you are gods

We have another winner today. For some people, this might be the best winner ever. For me, it's OK, and it proved that you...

18 March – What can I expect in that rocking chair?

The old Eurovision thing has captured people who have dabbled in all sorts of things outside of singing. We've had medics, lawyers and even...

29 March – Swords, big horns and defeats are coming in

Birthdays are like buses. Some days there are none at all. Then other days you get a veritable plethora of them. That then gives...

27 September – Free to do what I want

A duo yesterday. And a duo today. Obviously, it's only the birthday of one of today's singers. And it's the one who wasn't born...

16 July – That girl is a witch

If you're writing a song for Eurovision, you must avoid commercial references, political references, and offensive references. I'm not sure whether the quote from...

7 September – Come along to our dream island

I know, I know. We've had too much obscurity of late. Songs you may have seen once and forgotten about have their place. Today...

26 October – Do whatchya whatchya whatchya want

You like a bit of controversy? Then look no further than today's birthday. Should this have been in Vienna? Or was it a country...