Cyprus releases “El Diablo”!

And just like that, we have our eleventh song for Eurovision 2021! Today kicked off four consecutive days of internal selection reveals, the first of which coming from Cyprus. We had known for some time that Cyprus was going to be sending Elena Tsagrinou with her song “El diablo”. Can she replicate Eleni Foureira’s success?…

TEP Recaps: Eurovision News (20th February 2021)

In quite possibly the busiest week for Eurovision news this season so far, the gang are back together to help recap much of what’s been going on in the world of Eurovision in the past seven days. We’ve had national selections, we’ve had internal reveals and we’re ready to do it all over again tonight,…

“Voilà” to represent France in Rotterdam!

After a fantastically produced show from France Télévisions, we now officially have our third song for Eurovision 2021! France has voted to send Barbara to represent the country with their song “Voilà” by a large margin, beating out 11 other contestants. The 12 songs that took part in tonight’s competition were: 21 Juin le Duo…

TEP Recaps: Eurovision News (30th January 2021)

As National Final season enters a new gear, Rosie leads our weekly news roundup of Eurovision news. A lot has gone on in the past seven days – from Natalia Gordienko officially being reconfirmed for Moldova to Israel’s selection of its song – so if you need a quick report on everything that’s been going…

Israel: Eden Alene to sing ‘Set Me Free’!

It’s official; we have our second song of Eurovision 2021! After a national selection that has had to adapt rather heavily to coronavirus restrictions, Israel has selected ‘Set Me Free’ to represent them at the Eurovision Song Contest 2021. You can listen to the selected song here: The show was a reasonably scaled-back affair following…

TEP Reviews: Eurovision – Europe Shine a Light

In the wake of Eurovision: Europe Shine a Light, the hosts reflect on the show hosted by the EBU as a replacement to the Song Contest in 2020. We look at the acts that took part as the intermission acts, the structure of the show, and its impact on the viewing public. We also look…

THAT Eurovision Podcast: Episode 1 – Rest In Peace, Eurovision 2020

In this introductory episode, hosts Jazzi, Rory, Rosie and Tim talk about the cancellation of Eurovision 2020, how the cancellation affects the participating artists and fans, how certain countries have handled their selections for 2021, and our hopes for the upcoming national final season. What do you think about the Contest’s cancellation? Was it the…