Tuesday, February 19, 2019

Birthdays

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

25 January – I need you more than air

Who doesn't love a good thigh-slapper of a song. It's more than just plain old Schlager. A good old banger that will fill a...

24 January – And I’ll stand proud

Do you remember when some countries used to do well? And then us newbies came along and upset no end of apple carts? Some...

23 January – A bright light for you in my window

Début entries? Don't you love them? That new country comes along with high hopes of success. They maybe can't believe they're mixing it with...

22 January – You give me wings

You know sometimes when you look at song, and then realise it was in our favourite TV show over 25 years ago. It really...

21 January – Irradiate peace, irradiate light

Do you ever wonder why some people from one country end up representing another? There have been some strange alliances built over the years....

20 January – You tell me about trains that keep leaving,...

All countries can have their day. And as others have said, anyone can win our favourite TV show. Austria or Portugal are two cases...

19 January – In the middle of the night, in the...

Control yourselves out there, it's Sweden! You know the country - soulless furniture, yummy cinnamon-based pastries, oh, and a few successes in our favourite...

18 January – My pillow smells like you

The draw for our favourite TV show is a wonderful thing. It can make one performer weep, and another one sing. So they say....

17 January – Love goes away

We've had a few birthdays from the era of colour, so it's only fair we remember our heritage. Those days when everyone in western...

16 January – I’m not made of stone

Many performers in the recent contests have burst onto the scene through one of the many talent discovery shows that are doing the rounds....