Blas Cantó

Eurovision 2021 national selections: Spain preview

Blas Cantó was the internal selection for Spain in 2020 and was swiftly confirmed as their 2021 artist following the contest’s cancellation. Whereas the song last year was internally selected, for … Continue reading Eurovision 2021 national selections: Spain 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

Miki Nunez

Eurovision 2019 previews countdown: #5 SPAIN – Miki – “La venda”

La venda a cayo – the blindfold has fallen and the first of my top 5 are revealed and it’s the penultimate big 5 country in my countdown. It’s such … Continue reading Eurovision 2019 previews countdown: #5 SPAIN – Miki – “La venda”

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

Eurovision national finals 2019 part 2

The nearly songs: national finals 2019 best of the rest part 2

Concluding my two part of best of the rest on the eve of the last Eurofest before Eurovision (always one of my favourites as we watch and score all 41 … Continue reading The nearly songs: national finals 2019 best of the rest part 2

Ester Peony

That was the (national final) weekend that was: reflections on recent Eurovision national selections

It may have not escaped anyone’s notice but this weekend just gone (16-17 February) had its fair share of shocks, drama and scandal in the various national finals that took … Continue reading That was the (national final) weekend that was: reflections on recent Eurovision national selections

Operación Triunfo Gala 2019 contestants

Eurovision 2019 national selections: Operación Triunfo Gala (Spain preview)

Albania was the first country to have their national final (just before Christmas) and Spain provides us with the second national final of the season. Typically, there has been a … Continue reading Eurovision 2019 national selections: Operación Triunfo Gala (Spain preview)

Alfred García and Amaia Romero

Eurovision 2018 previews countdown: #40 SPAIN – Amaia & Alfred – “Tu canción”

I feel (and fear!) this may be the most controversial placing of my entire preview countdown… This is the first of the Big 5 in my countdown, and Spain is … Continue reading Eurovision 2018 previews countdown: #40 SPAIN – Amaia & Alfred – “Tu canción”

5 party bangers from the Big 5 for New Year’s Eve

So it’s my last post of 2017, and thought I small selection of party bangers was in order. Now, there are so many to choose from, I thought I’d make … Continue reading 5 party bangers from the Big 5 for New Year’s Eve

My top 5 songs from…Spain

It’s over two weeks since my return from Gran Canaria, but with a very chilly cold snap gripping the UK, it seems a good time to bring you my favourite … Continue reading My top 5 songs from…Spain