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Eurovision Insight News Podcast: A Very Superstitious Song Contest Written by on January 15, 2019 | 2 Comments

Our first ‘Eurovision Thought’ comes from Samantha Ross, while Ewan Spence rounds up this week’s news from the world of the Eurovision Song ContestAdd the RSS Feed to your favourite podcast application, or click here to follow us in iTunes and never miss an episode.

As well as the weekend’s National Final results, the latest news, and what’s happening on ESC Insight, this week’s podcast also features our first ‘Eurovision Thoughts‘, as Samantha Ross talks about the great Eurovision superstitions.

Eurovision Insight News Podcast: A Very Superstitious Song Contest

An Ice Age star for Sanremo, San Marino goes to the CIA Answer Book, and Samantha Ross thinks about superstitions. Ewan Spence and the Insight team cover the latest news from the world of the Eurovision Song Contest 2019..

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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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2 responses to “Eurovision Insight News Podcast: A Very Superstitious Song Contest”

  1. Martin says:

    Liking Sam’s piece there – interesting look at Eurovision superstitions, always like what she contributes, more please!

  2. Samantha Ross says:

    Thanks, Martin! 🙂

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