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Eurovision Insight Podcast: The Crystal Ball of Baku Written by on September 14, 2011

The Eurovision Roller Coaster carries on getting pulled up the ramp before being dropped into a dizzying three minutes of fun. There’s a bundle of national finals for Junior Eurovision in September, dates being set and applications requested for Azerbaijan 2012, and of course the broadcasters themselves need to apply to the EBU to enter.

Who said September was a quiet month for Europhiles?

Eurovision Insight Podcast: The Crystal Ball of Baku

With news on the JESC and ESC finals, the Crystal Arena, Who’s in and out for the contests, and music from Marie Myriam.

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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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