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#EYM20: Host City Reactions

Along with the announcement of Zagreb been awarded the Host City status of the Eurovision Young Musicians 2020, the EBU and HRT both had the following to say. Jon Ola Sand, the EBU’s Executive Supervisor of Eurovision Live Events, had the following to say: “We are delighted to […]

#JESC19: The Polish Language

For those of you planning on attending the Junior Eurovision Song Contest in Gliwice, you might want to learn a little bit more about the Polish language. Our Editor John came across this useful and educational video over on YouTube from Langfocus: Author: Richard Taylor Source: Eurovision Ireland

#CHOIR19: Superfinal Introduced

This year’s Eurovision Choir will see the introduction of a Superfinal. In 2017, each of the nine participating countries performed a six minute set, before the top three placings were announced. This year, each of the ten participating countries will perform a four minute set. The jury will […]

#JESC19: Azerbaijan Withdraws

Azerbaijan has withdrawn from this year’s Junior Eurovision Song Contest. INFE Azerbaijan got confirmation from ITV, the Azeri broadcaster. Like many broadcasters this year, whether it be withdrawing or not returning, no official reason has been given. Azerbaijan first participated in 2012 and 2013, before returning to the […]

#GoldenStag19: Submissions Open

Submissions are now open for this year’s Cerbul de Aur – commonly known as the Golden Stag Festival. Artists from Romania and beyond have until Saturday 6th July to enter. Last year, several Eurovision Song Contest alumni took park – including Ireland’s very own Ryan O’Shaughnessy. This year’s […]