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How far can you push the rulebook at Eurovision?
Pierluigi Collina

Like any competition, the Eurovision Song Contest has rules that everyone follows. And like any contest, there have been memorable moments when delegations have pushed the limits to try and gain an advantage. Ewan Spence takes a closer look at those moments that had us all scrambling for the rulebook.

Eurovision Insight Podcast: The One With Brian May
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Ticket and Hotel dates announced, winning songs chosen, more performer eliminated from National Finals, and why this might be the year of the Grannies. Your weekly Insight podcast into the world of Eurovision (and music from Irene Foraciari)

Eurovision Insight Podcast: Visa at the airport? That’ll do nicely
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Visa and budget news from Azerbaijan, winning songs from Malta, National finalists from Norway, running orders from Iceland, music from Moldova, and more in this week’s Insight podcast from the world of the Eurovision Song Contest.

Everywhere you look, it’s National Finals

With forty three countries entering this year’s Eurovision Song Contest, they all need to choose a song. Join the team at ESC Insight as we bounce around Europe listening to the highs (and lows) of the National Finals.

Make Love not War at Eurovision
Dr Paul Jordan

Is there something in the air about the 2012 Contest? There’s certainly a lot of tension about as people prepare to head over to Azerbaijan. But as Dr Paul Jordan explains, the tension has always been part of the story of Eurovision…

Eurovision Insight Podcast: Norwegian Domestos
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Ewan Spence brings you the latest results from last week’s national shows, thoughts on the French song, updates from around Europe, and music from Plumbo. It’s your weekly Insight podcast!

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