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Eurovision 2010 Podcast: Talking to Barry Viniker Written by on June 10, 2010

He’s the man at the helm of the wild and unpredictable ride that is the “ESC Today” website, holding together his rag tag group of volunteers, writers, fans, and the occasional bank manager… and he blames it all on Bobbysocks.

I managed to find a few minutes with Barry while in Oslo to chat about Eurovision, the website, and what happens with it for the rest of the year.

Eurovision 2010 Podcast: Talking to Barry Viniker

Barry Viniker, Managing Director @esctoday

Barry and BobbysocksPicture by Primoz Poglajen

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British Academy (BAFTA) nominated broadcaster and writer Ewan Spence is the voice behind The Unofficial Eurovision Song Contest Podcast and one of the driving forces behind ESC Insight. Having had an online presence since 1994, he is a noted commentator around the intersection of the media, internet, technology, mobility and how it affects us all. Based in Edinburgh, Scotland, his work has appeared on the BBC, The Stage, STV, and The Times. You can follow Ewan on Twitter (@ewan) and Facebook (

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