Next Saturday PBS will air the Malta Eurovision Song Contest. The preparations are in full swing and from this Monday the participants will start rehearsing at the MFCC. Today, Klinsmann has spoken to us about his entry Laserlight.
First of all thank you for your time talking to us. How are you ?Your song that you will be presenting for the Malta Eurovision Song Contest is “Laserlight”. What can you tell us about the song?
Hello Escunited! I am Klinsomann from Malta. The song is about a guy and a girl expressing their affection to one an other and that no matter what they will always find each other.
What was the inspiration for the song, and did you write it specifically for the Malta Eurovision Song Contest and Eurovision?
I wasn`t the one who wrote the song my author’s and composers did but the inspiration came from great memories spent with their loved ones.
What is your impression of the Eurovision Song Contest in general? Do you watch it every year?
This is my 8th time taking part in the contest and I can confidentially say that who ever says that they don`t watch it they actually do. Yes the contest is a step stone for anyone who would like to progress in their career and the contest is a great show so yes I do enjoy watching it every now and again.
What is your favorite entry?
I haven`t had the chance to listen to all the track yet but I’m pretty sure that all the entries are great.
Apart from the Eurovision Song Contest , where would you dream to do a performance?
My dream is to perform along side Christ Martin from Coldplay or Dave Grohl fro the Foo Fighters in one of their concerts.
Do you think performing at the Eurovision Song Contest will have a positive impact on your career?
Yes the Eurovision is Europe`s largest song contests and yes It always has a positive impact on an artist`s career sing one will get to perform in from of millions of people all over the globe.
What’s the one thing that might surprise people about you?
Well I am a professional Tenor in reality so when I sing a classical track from Le miserable I know that a lot of people do not expect me to sing something like that so well.
Where do we find you on a Sunday Afternoon?
Most of my Sunday`s are spent with my son spending great time together. We will be either at the movies, playing football or playing music together.
What is the best bit of advice you have ever been given?
Live your life to the full, follow your dreams and listen to your heart
If your life was a song title, what would it be?
Follow your instict
What is a typical day like for you?
Work, spend time with my loved ones, play music and sleep
You can listen to Klinsmann’s latest version of the entry “Laserlight” on this link below :-