Tag Archive | Eurovision Song Contest

EuroStarz: 2017 Line-up Starts to Take Shape

EuroStarz – The annual off season EuroStarz concert will take place in London on 19th August 2017.  The event will take pace in The Star of Kings pub in Kings Cross, London. Hosting and performing at the event will be Karl William Lund, one of the six acts to take part in BBC Eurovision You Decide in […]

Can You Design a New Logo for OGAE International?

OGAE – OGAE International, the official fan club for Eurovision fans around the world, is looking for any graphic designers or creative artists to come up with a new modern logo for them. The announcements says that though they like their logo, they feel that it no longer meets the standards of the modern era.  

Eurovision Reference Group Set to Issue Sanctions?

Eurovision 2018 – The Chairman of the Eurovision Song Contest Reference Group, Frank-Dieter Freiling, has revealed in an interview to Eurovision.de that the Reference Group will consider what sanctions may be applied to Ukraine and Russia in response to  Julia Samoylova’s selection and travel ban. 

The Cost of Eurovision

Eurovision 2017 – The cost of the Eurovision Song Contest in Kiev has been revealed to be a staggering $30m, three times the cost of last year’s in much more expensive Sweden. Journalists from the local media in Ukraine have been uncovering costs prior to and after the event and some of the figures are pretty […]

Barbara Dex Winner Announced

Barbara Dex – The winner of the 2017 Barbara Dex Award has been announced. The award is for the worst dressed representative(s) from this year’s Eurovision Song Contest and is now hosted in its new home of songfestival.be. Check out ow who won… 

Junior Eurovision Winner to Wow Britain’s Got Talent Tonight

Junior Eurovision – The winner of 2015’s Junior Eurovision Song Contest, Destiny Chukunyere from Malta, has auditioned for the Britain’s Got Talent TV show and her audition is due to be aired tonight, 20th May. Destiny performs an Aretha Franklin song, ‘Think’, to impress the judges. 

Ukrainian Streaker Could Face Prison Sentence

Eurovision 2017 – The Ukrainian prankster who mooned his bare buttocks during Jamala’s interval act draped in an Australian flag could face up to five years in prison.