Top 5 Eurovision songs from Austria

My top 5 songs from…Austria

Austria have a long history in the contest, with over 50 appearances and counting and while they have had a famous recent win, they have been something of underachievers with … Continue reading My top 5 songs from…Austria

Eurovision 2019 semi-final 2 predictions

Eurovision 2019 semi-final 2: predictions and hopes

So after the shocks, surprises and disappointments of semi-final 1, we’ve got the second semi-final coming up and once again, my friend and fellow Eurovision fan Clive and I have … Continue reading Eurovision 2019 semi-final 2: predictions and hopes

Paenda

Eurovision 2019 previews countdown: #30 AUSTRIA – Paenda – “Limits”

Austria was number 1 in my countdown last year, and to my surprise and delight (and many other people’s surprise), Cesár Sampson’s “Nobody But You” won the jury vote and … Continue reading Eurovision 2019 previews countdown: #30 AUSTRIA – Paenda – “Limits”

Top 5 Eurovision entries of Austria

[OLD] My top 5 songs from…Austria

NB This version was published in October 2018 and has been replaced by an updated Top 5 from Austria. One of my earliest top 5s that I did back in December … Continue reading [OLD] My top 5 songs from…Austria

Cesár Sampson

Eurovision 2018 previews countdown: #1 AUSTRIA – Cesár Sampson – “Nobody but You”

On the eve of heading off to Lisbon myself, we finally reach my number 1 and it’s a country that had seen little success since its first win in the … Continue reading Eurovision 2018 previews countdown: #1 AUSTRIA – Cesár Sampson – “Nobody but You”

Eurovision 2017 previews countdown: #26 AUSTRIA – Nathan Trent – “Running On Air”

This year’s contest marks the 50th appearance of Austria at Eurovision and flying the Austrian flag is the adorable Nathan Trent. Last year’s entrant, Zoë, charmed the both the Eurofandom … Continue reading Eurovision 2017 previews countdown: #26 AUSTRIA – Nathan Trent – “Running On Air”

[OLD] My top 5 songs from…Austria

NB. This version was published in December 2016 and has been replaced by an updated Top 5 from Austria. Heading back to central Europe, since we’ve done Hungary, let’s do … Continue reading [OLD] My top 5 songs from…Austria

Zoë Austria Eurovision 2016

Eurovision 2016 previews countdown: #21 AUSTRIA – Zoë – “Loin d’ici”

Just missing out on a spot in the top 20 are last year’s hosts – Austria. They put on a genuinely “amazing show” (“amazing show” is the phrase every voting spokesperson … Continue reading Eurovision 2016 previews countdown: #21 AUSTRIA – Zoë – “Loin d’ici”

London Eurovision Preview Party 2016 video clips part 3: Zoë, Ovidiu Anton, Nina Kraljić, Michał Szpak and Frans

No less than 5 countries in this next batch of video clips, including the host country, Sweden. Zoë from Austria got a huge ovation, and getting her quite emotional! She … Continue reading London Eurovision Preview Party 2016 video clips part 3: Zoë, Ovidiu Anton, Nina Kraljić, Michał Szpak and Frans

Eurovision national finals best of the rest part 4: Austria, Belgium, Spain and United Kingdom

Yesterday we turned East, so tonight for the last instalment of the national finals best of the rest rundown, we turn to the West. To be fair to three of … Continue reading Eurovision national finals best of the rest part 4: Austria, Belgium, Spain and United Kingdom

From Austria and Australia with love: Conchita Wurst at the Sydney Opera House and Australia’s artist revealed 

I had the privilege of attending a one-off concert by Conchita at the Sydney Opera House last night. It was a special occasion for many reasons: seeing Conchita of course, … Continue reading From Austria and Australia with love: Conchita Wurst at the Sydney Opera House and Australia’s artist revealed