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Ukraine: No Appearance in 2015

ukraineUkraine – Very sad news today as Ukraine announced that it will not be entering Eurovision this year. NTU, the state broadcaster made the surprise announcement, explaining it was due to the unstable financial and political situation, and military aggression. Continue Reading »

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Bulgaria: Participation Confirmed!

bulgariaBulgaria – More good news today as Bulgaria announced that it too will return to the contest this year after a year off. It will be its 10th appearance in the contest since its debut in 2005. Continue Reading »

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Vienna Will be Building Bridges!

vienna eurovision 2015Eurovision 2015 – In a surprise announcement, it has been revealed that the slogan for next year’s Eurovision Song Contest in Vienna with be ‘Building Bridges‘. What do you think? Most first reactions on social media have been pretty positive. Also, check out the updated list of participating countries! Continue Reading »

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Bosnia Returns! 26 Countries Confirmed So Far!

bosniaBosnia & Herzegovina – Bosnia & Herzegovina has confirmed that it will return to Eurovision in 2015. Its broadcaster, BHRT, has found the funding this year after restructuring. It’s the 26th country to have confirmed participation in Vienna. Check out who the others are! Continue Reading »

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ORF Warns of Ticket Scam

vienna eurovision 2015Eurovision 2015 – ORF Director Alexander Wrabetz has confirmed that websites advertising ESC 2015 tickets are not authorised. Ticketswien.at and worldticketshop.at show tickets for between 399 and 999 Euros. Mr Wrabetz said that ticket selling would probably start in November.

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France 2 takes back Eurovision!

FranceFrance – It’s rather big news for the Big 5 country: France 3 hands back the contest to France 2, in charge between 1983 and 1998, a much bigger channel, in hope to restore the esteem of the contest in France, and bring more interest and hopefully better results. Continue Reading »

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Alexander Rybak in Malta

MaltaMalta – 2009 winner, Alexander Rybak, has got the gossip machine in overdrive by saying he is writing a song for a potential Maltese entrant, Franklin. Franklin came 7th in last year’s MESC and appears to want to continue his quest to represent his country.  Continue Reading »

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