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Eurovision Insight Podcast: Daily News From Rotterdam, Wednesday 12th May Written by on May 12, 2021 | 1 Comment

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Moving into the second wave of rehearsals, our Semi Finalists return to the stage with twenty more minutes each to go through their stagings, camera angles, outfits, and more. What stands out, what needs work, and what will make the voters choose their song?

Eurovision Insight Podcast: Daily News From Rotterdam, Wednesday 12th May

The second round of Semi Final rehearsals, COVID protocols kick in, and a look at the ‘calls to action’ from each of our performances.

With Ewan Spence, Luke Fisher, and Ben Robertson.

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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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One response to “Eurovision Insight Podcast: Daily News From Rotterdam, Wednesday 12th May”

  1. Shai says:

    Another interesting podcast.

    A point for discussion: the rule of the broadcaster organising the contest. I think the EBU are happy and lucky to have an experienced broadcaster in these times

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