Eurovision 2021: semi-final 2 results reaction

Another great and enjoyable show and mercifully for those of watching on the BBC, fewer cut aways from the actual show items after the contrived “funny” Line of Duty skit … Continue reading Eurovision 2021: semi-final 2 results reaction

Eurovision 2021 semi-final 2: predictions and hopes

After the build up and excitement of the first Eurovision semi-final, the second semi-final seems to come up almost at a rush and a surprise, with barely any time to … Continue reading Eurovision 2021 semi-final 2: predictions and hopes

Fyr og Flamme

Eurovision 2021 top 39 countdown #19: DENMARK – Fyr & Flamme – Øve os på hinanden

Denmark receives my “guilty pleasure” award this year, though I am sure I am not alone in that. It is actually my husband’s favourite entry this year and he thinks … Continue reading Eurovision 2021 top 39 countdown #19: DENMARK – Fyr & Flamme – Øve os på hinanden

Dansk Melodi Grand Prix 2021

Eurovision 2021 national selections: Denmark preview

Denmark’s long-running national final, Dansk Melodi Grand Prix (DMGP), has not been without scandal and gossip this year. Having already not allowed last year’s winners , Ben & Tan, to … Continue reading Eurovision 2021 national selections: Denmark preview

Eurovision 2020 top 41 countdown: #7 and #6

My choices for places 7 and 6 have a few things in common: both are northern European countries; both these entries are distinctly uptempo; and sadly due to broadcaster choices, … Continue reading Eurovision 2020 top 41 countdown: #7 and #6

Eurovision 2020 national selections: Sweden and Denmark previews

The national selection season finishes with a flourish with four national finals taking place on Saturday 7 March, including three Nordic countries. Sweden is well known as the biggest national … Continue reading Eurovision 2020 national selections: Sweden and Denmark previews

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

Leonora

Eurovision 2019 previews countdown: #32 DENMARK – Leonora – “Love is Forever”

Our first trip to Scandinavia in this year’s countdown and it’s three-times winners Denmark. They performed above expectations last year with their Viking themed song (which I enjoyed) that scored … Continue reading Eurovision 2019 previews countdown: #32 DENMARK – Leonora – “Love is Forever”

National finals 2019 best of the rest part 1

The nearly songs: national finals 2019 best of the rest part 1

So we’ve just had our first weekend in what feels like weeks where there has been no national final, and with all the remaining songs released last week and a … Continue reading The nearly songs: national finals 2019 best of the rest part 1

February 2019 national finals

Eurovision 2019 national selections: Super Saturday (Denmark, Hungary, Lithuania and Ukraine previews)

It’s a the first of two very busy Saturdays with no fewer than four national finals all in one evening (plus semi-finals in Sweden and Portugal), and there was also … Continue reading Eurovision 2019 national selections: Super Saturday (Denmark, Hungary, Lithuania and Ukraine previews)