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Eurovision Insight Podcast: Take That and Facebook look to Germany Written by on November 16, 2010 | 1 Comment

Time for the weekly round up of Song Contest news from around Europe in another episode of the podcast. It might be short and sweet just now, but there’s going to be a lot to get through before March 14th, when all the songs and artists will need to be submitted.

The last Junior Jukebox Jury for 2010 will be this Friday, and join me on Twitter (@Ewan) for thoughts and reaction to the Junior Eurovision Song Contest on Saturday 20th November. For now, here’s this week in Eurovision…

Eurovision Insight Podcast: Take That and Facebook look towards the Song Contest

Two more heats around Europe to mention, as the Ukraine have their third of five semi-finals, and Azerbaijahn start their seven shows to find their songs for Europe.

Spain opens up their submission process (the deadline is Dec 12th) and I wonder if the UK could go crazy and send another X-Factor act all the way to Dusseldorf.

To close, it’s one of the Romanian contenders, as Dan Helciug sings his tribute to the bastion of Eurovision that is, err, Facebook.

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About The Author: Ewan Spence

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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