#KOSOVO: One Step Closer?

Last week, the European Broadcasting Union held their General Assembly in Tirana, Albania. After various discussions, a decision was made to hold a vote for Full Membership of RTK in December. While the EBU have declared a vote for December, some countries have already declared their objection around […]

#IRELAND: JESC Applications Open!

TG4 have opened the applications for this year’s national selection process. Parents permission and consent is required on the application. All the applicants must be aged between 9 and 14 on the evening of the Junior Song Contest in Minsk, Sunday 25th November. The applications will be open […]

#MELFEST19: Ostersund Calling?

SVT have approached the Municipality of Ostersund to host the Andra Chansen round of Melodifestivalen next year, on Saturday 2nd March. Therefore, we have a provisional date of Saturday 9th March for the Melodifestivalen Final. Ostersund Arena would be the location of Andra Chansen if the Municipality agrees […]

#JESC18: Macedonia Confirms

Our friends over at Eurovoix, have today received confirmation from MRT, that Macedonia will be in Minsk for this year’s Junior Eurovision Song Contest. At this point in time, little more is known about their participation this year. Internal selections have been used for the last few Eurovision […]

#MondayMemories: Morocco

Every Monday, we will be looking back at former participating nations at the Eurovision Song Contest. This week, we look back at Morocco, a country that competed only once – in 1980. Morocco debuted in the Eurovision Song Contest back in 1980, when the Contest was held in […]

#JESC18: Ukraine Withdraws

The Ukrainian broadcaster UA:PBC have told our friends over at Eurovoix that they will be withdrawing from the year’s Junior Eurovision Song Contest. The decision is based on the financial difficulties that the broadcaster is currently facing – something that UA:PBC have made public for a while now. […]

#JESC18: Participation Deadline Day

Today see’s the deadline for registration participation at this year’s Junior Eurovision Song Contest in Minsk. We are still awaiting some confirmations, so what is the state of play? Wales will be debuting, France will be returning and Cyprus will sadly be withdrawing from the Contest. The countries […]