Tag: Birgitta Haukdal

#BIRTHDAY: Birgitta Haukdal from Iceland is 43 today

#BIRTHDAY: Birgitta Haukdal from Iceland is 43 today Opening a contest is always daunting. Closing it is probably worse, because being on first means you can take advantage of the free bar in the Green Room for longer. Back in 2003 we were in sunny Rīga, which was […]

Eurovision Live Concert Setúbal. Photograph Courtesy of Facebook

PORTUGAL : Happy Birthday Setúbal

Over 6,000 Eurovision party goers will be heading to the wonderful “Eurovision Live Concert” in Setúbal, Portugal this weekend. This is the event’s 5th year – so “Happy Birthday” or “Feliz Aniversário Setúbal”. The 3 day event begins this Thursday September 5th and will be the biggest in the festival’s […]

(INTERVIEW) – We meet Brigitta Haukdal – Icelandic Finalist and Eurovision Contestant

(Photograph Courtesy of YouTube.com) Today we are delighted to talk with the talented and (if you don’t mind me saying) beautiful Birgitta Haukdal who will be performing in the Icelandic National Final Söngvakeppnin 2013  this Saturday with the song ‘Meðal Andanna’. Firstly Birgitta congratulations on being selected for the Icelandic Eurovision […]

“Is It True” – Yohanna is BACK for more Eurovision?

“Is it true” that Yohanna from Iceland is back for another chance at Eurovision – or “Nott”? Well let’s take a look at the evidence. Icelandic broadcaster RUV recently announced the 12 songs and composers that will compete in their National Final and here they are. Augnablik (Sveinn Rúnar Sigurðsson & Ingibjörg Gunnarsdóttir) Ég á Líf (Örlygur Smári & […]