Paper Cut?

May 1, 2017 by

Greece’s Demy is alone on stage for the first minute of the song, in front of a pretty starry backdrop. There are hidden backing...

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The Italian Job

Apr 27, 2017 by

After a somewhat neurotic period during which OGAE poll results, the eurojury poll, small glimpses of stand-in rehearsals, and...

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Spirits Raised Or Dashed?

Apr 9, 2017 by

Amsterdam is one of my favourite times of year. It’s the crème de la crème of Eurovision pre-parties, and this year we were treated...

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The Dimming Of The Lights

Apr 3, 2017 by

Last night’s ESC gig at London’s Café de Paris reinforced the feeling this is largely a year of ‘ok’, offering a wide selection of...

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Good Karma Or Bad?

Mar 21, 2017 by

For a long time during the ESC 2017 season, it was looking like Italy would go shorter and shorter as potential challengers were...

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