Tag: eurovision

/ by Juha Repo -

Song and artist selection begins in October

Also the Lithuanian national broadcaster LRT has published their rules for the selection of the 2013 Eurovision Song Contest entry. The contest is only open to Lithuanian citizens and permanent…

/ by Itamar Barak -

Israel: Eurofalsh sweeps the country

One of Israel’s leading TV channels will premiere tonight the documentary film “Eurofalsh: The movie”, which follows one of Tel-Aviv’s well known phenomenons – A group of Eurovision fans, that…

/ by Alexandru Busa -

Best of Eurovision tour launched

A spectacular Eurovision tour will kick-off in Ireland in October gathering all the former Irish winners in a special performance of their best hits.  Such names as Johnny Logan, Niamh…

/ by Vasileios Terzopoulos -

Italian Televoting results revealed

The Italian Public Broadcaster, RAI, announced the results of the televoting in this year’s Eurovision Song Contest. Italy, although automatically qualified to the Grand Final, as a member of the…

/ by Vasileios Terzopoulos -

Portuguese jury votes revealed

The Jury votes from one more participating country to the 57th edition of the Eurovision Song Contest are now available. Portugal, apart from the final, participated to and voted during…

/ by Dominique Dufaut -

Disappointment and new strategy

Anggun’s 22nd place made headlines all over France immediately after the contest. Anggun herself expressed her big disappointment. “I don’t understand these votes”, she said to radio station RTL, “We…

/ 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…