Category: Norway

/ by Juha Repo -

Ticket sale started for Norwegian MGP

The tickets are now on sale for the Norwegian national finals tour, Melodi Grand Prix. At the same time we now learn that the third and last heat will take…

/ by Alexandru Busa -

Alexander Rybak releases new single

The long awaited solo-single from Alexander Rybak was released on October 12th and is available, since today, worldwide on iTunes and other digital platforms. The story behind the song is…

/ by Victor Hondal -

NRK calls for songs

The countdown for the 2013 edition of the Norwegian Eurovision selection, Melodi Grand Prix, is on! The country’s public broadcaster NRK has today launched a call for songs for next…

/ by Juha Repo -

New face for Norwegian Eurovision

The high profile Per Sundnes, who was even called the MGP General, has left the Norwegian broadcaster NRK for a private broadcaster. As his replacement has been announced the virtually…

/ by Juha Repo -

EBU under pressure to tighten ethical rules

Eurovision Song Contest in Azerbaijan is over, and the next host will be Sweden. As the delegations have returned home, ongoing discussions about the European Broadcasting Union EBU’s ethical rules…

/ by Juha Repo -

Swedish hit factory already a winner

Eurovision Song Contest fans have already got used to having songs written and co-written by Swedish songwriters in the contest for some time now. This year marks another record in…