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JESC 2022: 16 countries will Spin The Magic in Yerevan

We finally have it, the EBU has finally revealed the full list of participants for the upcoming Junior Eurovision Song Contest, which is set to be held on the 11th of December 2022 in Yerevan, Armenia. The Participants For a long time, the question was, who and who won’t participate, in the upcoming contest. Well, now we have the answer, …

Ireland’s Junior Eurovision Éire: Week Two Results

Welcome back to our coverage of Junior Eurovision Éire, Ireland’s national selection show for Junior Eurovision. This week marked the second episode of the six part series, as we get ever closer to discovering who will fly the flag for Ireland in Armenia this December. As a refresher, the show works as follows: each singer must perform an Irish-language cover …

Ireland’s Junior Eurovision Éire Begins: Heat One Results

Ireland’s journey to Junior Eurovision 2022 has officially begun! The opening heat of Ireland’s junior selection show, Junior Eurovision Éire, aired last night on the Irish-language channel TG4. It featured the first batch of talented young singers, vying to represent Ireland at Junior Eurovision 2022 when it takes place in Yerevan, Armenia this December. The show began with an explanation of …

Today marks final day for Broadcasters to apply for Eurovision 2023 participation

Today marks the final day for any broadcaster with an active membership in the European Broadcasting Union to apply for participation in Eurovision 2023. After this, no additional broadcaster will be able to participate in the contest that did not originally apply – but broadcasters who submitted an application can still withdraw prior to October 11th without financial penalty. Any …

Ireland at Junior Eurovision 2022: Representative to Be Chosen by Public Vote

TG4, the broadcaster which oversees Ireland’s Junior Eurovision participation, has announced new details about the country’s approach to the 2022 contest. Once again, Ireland’s representative will be chosen through TG4’s show Junior Eurovision Éire; however, there will be some notable changes. The most dramatic change to the format is that, in the final, the winner will now be chosen by …

Where is Harrogate? More things you might not know about Eurovision 1982 (Part Two)

We’re back with another edition of Fun Facts about Eurovision – specifically Eurovision 1982! Did you know that in 1982 two eventual Eurovision winners almost competed in the same year and with the same band name? Do you know why Australia didn’t broadcast the contest this year? How many Eurovision entries have Ralf and Bernd written? All these questions and more …

San Marino, Ireland, and North Macedonia are next Eurovision live on tapes to be released!

We’ve passed the halfway point of the tape releases, and are now at the midway point of the second semi-final as well. We’ve learned that Australia and Cyprus have chosen not to release their live on tape performances publicly, so they join Netherlands, Moldova, Ukraine, Norway, Azerbaijan, Georgia, and Czech Republic in this regard. Armenia’s tape was released publicly two …

Wild Youth expresses interest in representing Ireland for Eurovision 2023

Each week we appear to get Eurovision news from the Emerald Isle, this time from a local Dublin band interested in Eurovision 2023. On Friday, June 3rd band member of Wild Youth tweeted: “Can I write the Eurovision for 2023 and can @bandwildyouth perform please.” To ensure it was noticed, they even tagged Head of Delegation Michael Kealy. Can I …

Brooke Weighs in on Ireland’s Future Chances at Eurovision: Can Ireland Improve?

Another Eurovision season has passed; and unfortunately with Brooke Scullion’s non-qualification,  it marks yet another year that Ireland has failed to qualify for the Grand Final. In the past nine years, Ryan O’Shaughnessy’s Together remains the only Irish entry to make it to the big night — which leaves us to ask, what’s still going wrong? Can Ireland’s long-lost successes …

Semi 2 Shockers and Surprises! Fan Favorites Fail to Advance, Powerhouse Nations End Qualification Streaks

In a night full of lightning, glory notes, bejeweled sneakers, and mechanical bulls, the most shocking moments came from the reveal of semi 2’s results. In all 18 acts competed during tonight’s show, hoping to secure slots in Saturday’s Grand Final. They were: 🇫🇮 FINLAND – The Rasmus – Jezebel 🇮🇱 ISRAEL – Michael Ben David – I.M 🇷🇸 SERBIA …

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