Well done to Portugal! They have finally done it! Another year of Eurovision complete. Overall, this was a good year. Hosting was average, staging was average but on a whole Ukraine have done a good job. The standard of songs were not as strong, compared to last year anyway. It was believed that Italy would… Continue reading Portugal is the winner !
So we have now completed both semi finals. Overall the shows have been good. The hosting is no way to the standard we saw from Manz and Petra last year. Semi final 1 result was as expected, I guess the biggest shock was Finland not getting through. Serbia and FYR Macedonia’s failure to progress was… Continue reading Pre final review
Semi Final 1: Qualifying: Sweden Australia Belgium Finland Azerbaijan Portugal Greece Poland Moldova Armenia Semi Final 2: Qualifying: Serbia Austria Romania Netherlands Hungary Denmark Belarus Bulgaria Estonia Israel
We have one month to go to the first semi final and we now know all of the songs. Overall, I think we all agree that this isn’t the strongest year. From a personal point of view there are very few songs this year which I have been listening too. I can see why Italy… Continue reading 1 month to go
I was shocked at Icelands non qualification last year. They have produced something good again this year but it is unfortunate Iceland are in the very competitive first semi final and I think they would have stood more chance of qualification if they were in the second semi final. I also question the live performance… Continue reading ICELAND: Svala – Paper (6/10)
This is such a typical Lithuanian style entry (poor sounding English and a poorly composed song). I have not been a fan of Lithuania in Eurovision. Last years entry was definitely a grower on me and I actually was fairly impressed last year. Rain of Revolution has probably got to be the weakest entry this… Continue reading LITHUANIA: Fusedmarc – Rain of Revolution (1/10)
As if Valentina is back !!!! Seriously !!!!!!!!! Who makes these decisions !?!?!?! The song’s don’t even get any better, seriously San Marino come on!! Surely you have the potential to send something worthy!!! I do like the first 10 seconds when there is just an instrumental and no singing but then it just turns… Continue reading SAN MARINO: Valentina Monetta and Jimmie Wilson – Spirit of the Night (2.5/10)