TEP Recaps: Eurovision News (27th February 2021) + BIG ANNOUNCEMENT!

This week has been incredibly busy, with six songs being released in the Eurovision sphere for 2021. With that in mind, we have a lot to catch up on – not to mention the numerous national selections currently ongoing! So, what can we do but recap everything for you! In addition, we have some AMAZINGLY…

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,…

TEP Recaps: Eurovision News (13th February 2021)

This week, Jazzi takes the helm as we recap yet another week of Eurovision from Croatia to Sweden to Norway to Czechia – although, it must be noted that after we recorded this podcast, Benny Cristo announced “Omaga” as the name of his song, so big apologies! We also have a heartfelt tribute to AWS…

TEP Recaps: Eurovision News (6th February 2021)

Rory leads the recap of all things that have happened in the world of Eurovision in the past seven days. With two new songs selected for the Contest in May, the National Final season is kicking up a gear, as other national selections continue – including the mighty Melodifestivalen. We also round up news from…

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…

TEP Recaps: Eurovision News (23rd January 2021)

This week, Tim returns to lead the news review of everything that has gone on in the Eurovision world since the 19th of January. From the release of Portugal’s songs in Festival da Cancao to the confirmation of Sanremo in March, we run through all the major stories that fans are talking about! What do…

TEP Recaps: ESC News (19th January 2021)

This week, Jazzi leads the news recap with Rory and Rosie, as National Final season starts to ramp up. We talk about the first results from Norway and Lithuania, discuss Israel’s everchanging format, as well as the lineups in Estonia, Finland and Sweden. We also talk about the potential danger for Sanremo to be moved…

TEP Reviews: #ESC250 2020 (+ Extra News!)

This week, Jazzi, Rory and Rosie review the overall results of the ESC250 initiative, run by ESC Radio in conjunction with Songfestival.be! Together, we talk about our feelings towards the results as Loreen clinches yet another victory, while also reflecting on other songs that made (or didn’t make) the cut. There is also a catch…

TEP Reviews: Eurovision 2009

This week, Rosie, Jazzi and Rory return to the archives and revisit Eurovision 2009, held in Moscow, Russia. We discuss our favourite songs from the Contest, debate about Russia’s problematic hosting of the show and have a rather pointed rant at Andrew Lloyd Webber (UK fans best beware!) What do you think of our choices?…

Norway: A Story of Polar Results

This week, Rosie, Jazzi and Rory return to Scandinavia to talk about all things Norway – the second most successful Nordic nation. We talk about our favourite Norwegian entries in the Contest, reflect on Melodi Grand Prix’s quality of songs in comparison to other Scandinavian national finals and have a frank discussion on the debate…