Underappreciated Eurovision songs

Underappreciated at Eurovision: a selection of my favourite songs

Just before we get into my previews countdown for Eurovision 2019, and at the request of my lovely friend Graham, I’ve pulled together some of the more underappreciated songs of … Continue reading Underappreciated at Eurovision: a selection of my favourite songs

Euroband at Eurofest at the Royal Vauxhall Tavern

Autumn 2018 – upcoming updates to Matt loves Eurovision

Summer hasn’t quite gone away for us here in London just yet, with some very pleasant weather at the moment, but my mind is turning to bringing the site of … Continue reading Autumn 2018 – upcoming updates to Matt loves Eurovision

Eurovision Song Contest 1975 rewatch

Eurovision Song Contest 1975 rewatch

  My lovely friend Zoltan decided that for his birthday it would be a fun idea to watch through the Eurovision Song Contest from the year of his birth, 1975. … Continue reading Eurovision Song Contest 1975 rewatch

SuRie and Madame Monsieur

SuRie sings “Mercy” by Madame Monsieur at Eurovision in Concert 2018

The Entente Cordiale is alive and well – with the vocalist of Madame Monsieur (France’s Eurovision 2018 representatives) falling ill just before the biggest of the preview events, SuRie, the … Continue reading SuRie sings “Mercy” by Madame Monsieur at Eurovision in Concert 2018

5 Eurovision songs for Blue Monday

Today (15 January 2018) is so called “Blue Monday” – the day it is claimed to be the most depressing of the year. It’s all nonsense of course –  but … Continue reading 5 Eurovision songs for Blue Monday

Destination Lisbon!

So I’m back from outer space…. Sorry, just getting in the (camp) mood for Brighton Pride but just enough time to squeeze in a mini-update after the traditional Eurovision low … Continue reading Destination Lisbon!

Magnus Carlsson performing at Eurofest at the Royal Vauxhall Tavern

We celebrated Eurofest’s 5th birthday with a great night (my hangover is a testament to that) and fabulous show by Magnus Carlsson, who will know from Melodifestivalen and a former member … Continue reading Magnus Carlsson performing at Eurofest at the Royal Vauxhall Tavern

My top 5 songs from…Italy

With a big political event taking place in Italy this weekend (a referendum on changes to the Italian constitution that could lead to the resignation of the Italian Prime Minister … Continue reading My top 5 songs from…Italy

Upcoming posts and pages on my Eurovision site

A very short note just to say what I’m planning for the site over the coming couple of months before we enter into peak national final season in February and … Continue reading Upcoming posts and pages on my Eurovision site

Top 5 results by countries’ first time appearance at Eurovision

With this year’s Junior Eurovision Song Contest having just taken place (Georgia winning for a record 3rd time), and Belgium and Macedonia announcing their 2017 artists in the last few … Continue reading Top 5 results by countries’ first time appearance at Eurovision

Bonfire Night: a Eurovision top 5

I’ll be jetting off for warmer climes for a week, but I’m not forgetting my blog in the meantime and with the UK’s Bonfire Night (or Guy Fawkes’ Night) taking … Continue reading Bonfire Night: a Eurovision top 5

A top 5 of my favourite less well-known Abba songs

It may not have escaped your notice, but Abba were back in the news this week, announcing plans for a “new and virtual live [Abba] experience“. It’s not, as some … Continue reading A top 5 of my favourite less well-known Abba songs