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The Eurovision Trophy. Photograph courtesy of Andres Putting (EBU/EUROVISION)

#ESC2019: And The Winner Is…

Tonight, the 64th Eurovision Song Contest took place in Tel Aviv, Israel. In the last few moments Duncan Laurence was announced as the winner, with a score of 492 points. Duncan performed the entry Arcade for The Netherlands. Author: Richard Taylor Source: Eurovision Ireland Advertisements

#TelAvivJournal: Day 14

What a night last night! Sadly, Ireland didn’t make it through, but a good set of countries did. The running order for tomorrow night can be found HERE. Today brought a farewell to both James and Bogdan, who have left Tel Aviv for their return home – John […]

#ESC2019: The Grand Final Running Order

The running order for this year’s Grand Final has just been released on the official Eurovision Song Contest website. Where does your country feature in the line-up? See for yourself below: 1. Malta2. Albania3. Czech Republic4. Germany5. Russia6. Denmark7. San Marino8. North Macedonia9. Sweden10. Slovenia11. Cyprus12. Netherlands13. Greece14. […]

#TelAvivJournal: Day 9

Day 9 saw a couple of hours of rehearsals in the morning, followed by around six hours at this year’s Orange Carpet event. Yes, the Eurovision Song Contest hasn’t had traditional Red Carpet since 2017 – last year’s carpet was blue in Lisbon. So yesterday morning saw the […]

#TelAvivJournal: Day 8

Yesterday we saw the last of the second semi finalists have their second rehearsals, before they take to the stage once again for their dress rehearsals. Russia and The Netherlands will walk through to the Final, but won’t necessarily win the whole Contest yet. Russia seems too polished, […]