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

Uku Suviste

Eurovision 2021 top 39 countdown #27: ESTONIA – Uku Suviste– The Lucky One

It’s the first Baltic country in the countdown, but it’s not to say #27 is a low placing – just there are a lot of great songs in the contest. … Continue reading Eurovision 2021 top 39 countdown #27: ESTONIA – Uku Suviste– The Lucky One

The best of the rest: Eurovision 2021 national final favourites (part 1)

The cancellation of the 2020 contest has meant than many broadcasters re-selected their 2020 artists for 2021, including a number of those who had won their place via a national … Continue reading The best of the rest: Eurovision 2021 national final favourites (part 1)

Eurovision 2021 national selections: Estonia preview

In common with most of the northern European countries who usually hold national finals, Estonia did not award their 2020 national final winner with a pass to the 2021 contest. … Continue reading Eurovision 2021 national selections: Estonia preview

Eurovision 2020 top 41 countdown: #25 to #21

This set of songs, from 25 to 21, would all qualify for the grand final if my positions reflected who reached the final. These are my mid-table rankings, and as … Continue reading Eurovision 2020 top 41 countdown: #25 to #21

My favourite songs from the 2020 national selection season (that didn’t win)

With the end of the national final season, it’s become something of a tradition for me to look back over what might have been — those songs that I took … Continue reading My favourite songs from the 2020 national selection season (that didn’t win)

Eurovision 2020 national selections: Estonia and Iceland previews

This is the preview of the Nordic swing of the weekend’s cluster of national selections. Iceland and Estonia both have long established national finals and are taking place on the … Continue reading Eurovision 2020 national selections: Estonia and Iceland previews

Eurovision 2019 semi-final 1 predictons

Eurovision 2019 semi-final 1: predictions and hopes

I normally do a longer preview before each semi-final but as my good friend and “Eurovision husband” Clive did a full video on our predictions for semi-final one, I may … Continue reading Eurovision 2019 semi-final 1: predictions and hopes