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

Top 5 Eurovision songs from the Netherlands

My top 5 songs from…the Netherlands

The Netherlands has a long and rich history in Eurovision, being a founder member of the contest, and now a five-times winner. Having missed just four contests since 1956, there … Continue reading My top 5 songs from…the Netherlands

The Toy Tour: Netta performs at Heaven in London

Netta completed a six-city European mini tour in London on 21 November, and of course, I and some of my Eurovision-loving friends couldn’t miss out on this opportunity to see … Continue reading The Toy Tour: Netta performs at Heaven in London

Top Eurovision entries from Denmark

My top 5 songs from…Denmark

There are fewer songs to pick from than Sweden, Norway or Finland as three-times winner Denmark left the contest for 11 years between 1966 and 1978. But with two fairly … Continue reading My top 5 songs from…Denmark

[OLD] My top 5 songs from…Azerbaijan

NB. This version was published in September 2018 and has been replaced by an updated Top 5 songs from Azerbaijan. Having updated the top 5 of their neighbour and rival, … Continue reading [OLD] My top 5 songs from…Azerbaijan

EuroStarz in Concert 2018

A trip to EuroStarz in Concert 2018

It was a last minute decision to attend this concert, but I am very glad I did. A small set of past Eurovision performers, including a former winner, graced the … Continue reading A trip to EuroStarz in Concert 2018

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

Farewell to Eurovision legend and winner France Gall

I’m a bit late in posting this as I’ve been away this weekend but some sad news from the world of Eurovision – 1965 winner France Gall passed away at … Continue reading Farewell to Eurovision legend and winner France Gall

My top 5 songs from…Greece

Completing the Top 5 series is the Mediterranean country that regularly brings party bangers with an ethnic flavour to the contest. The 2000s and early 2010s proved to be glory … Continue reading My top 5 songs from…Greece

My top 5 songs from…Portugal

The host of Eurovision in 2018, it’s been a long, long journey for Portugal to finally reach this point. No country had been in Eurovision longer without a single win … Continue reading My top 5 songs from…Portugal

My top 5 songs from…Serbia

At last, it’s the very last former Yugoslav country, the seat of Yugoslavia’s old capital, and the most successful of the ex-Yugoslav countries at Eurovision since they began to enter … Continue reading My top 5 songs from…Serbia

My top 5 songs from…Israel

One of my absolute favourite Eurovision nations, Israel has provided so many great songs over the years, I had to make this a top 10 rather than a top 5. … Continue reading My top 5 songs from…Israel