German broadcaster NDR has withdrawn Xavier Naidoo as their Eurovision entry for 2016. Two days ago it was announced that Naidoo would represent Germany. It is the second year in a row that the German selection ends in fiasco.
It is 379 days since Conchita Wurst lifted the trophy for Austria at the 59th edition of the Eurovision Song Contest in Copenhagen, Denmark. Immediately afterwards we did not even know where we would be travelling to in Austria this year. Piece by piece everything came together until [read more…]
One of the final pieces of the jigsaw, the running order of voting, has just been revealed. All spokespersons will vote in English except for France and Switzerland, who will vote in French. Australian spokesperson Lee Lin Chin is an Indonesian-born Australian television presenter and [read more…]
It’s here! The running order for the Grand Final of Eurovision Song Contest 2015 has been announced moments ago.
“Building Bridges” will be the slogan of the 2015 Eurovision Song Contest. That has just been revealed by both the EBU and the ORF.
Post Eurovision Depression. What Post Eurovision Depression? The preparations for Eurovision Song Contest are already underway just over a week after Conchita Wurst took victory home to Austria. The European Broadcasting Union (EBU) and host broadcaster of Eurovision Song Contest 2015 Österreichischer Rundfunk (ORF) met [read more…]
Vilija Matačiūnaitė, who represented Lithuania in Eurovision Song Contest 2014, has won the 2014 Barbara Dex Award.
As usual after the Grand Final the EBU has revealed the full results of Tuesday’s and Thursday’s semi-finals.
There is a voting rehearsal going on at the moment and to tie in nicely with that here is the list of 2014 spokespersons. It is a very interesting and diverse list that will only make the final more entertaining!
The rain has stopped here and the sun is trying to come out. I am very excited that you decided to join me for the first dress rehearsal of the Grand Final of the Eurovision Song Contest 2014!