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Eurovision Chat Over Coffee From The Archive: Conchita Written by on July 1, 2022

The summer months of the Song Contest are always a time of reflection, so let’s do just that this week. Stay up to date with the Eurovision news over the summer with the ESC Insight podcast. Add our RSS Feed to follow us in your favourite podcast application, or click here to follow us in iTunes and never miss an episode.

Bring your coffee into the archives this week, as the podcast heads back to the Eurovision Song Contest 2014. It’s April, the Eurovision in Concert preview will be taking place in the hours after this interview, and Austria’s victory is more than a month away.

Conchita is here, but Conchita the legend is not yet in the building. Join me in a taxi, somewhere in Europe, in the calm before the storm.

Eurovision Chat Over Coffee From The Archive: Conchita

One of the most recognisable performers at the Eurovision Song Contest 2014 was Austria’s Conchita Wurst. Before taking to the Eurovision in Concert stage in April 2014, ESC Insight’s Ewan Spence caught up with the singer to find out more…

Conchita Wurst and Ewan Spence (Photo: Rene Berto)

Conchita Wurst and Ewan Spence (Photo: Rene Berto)

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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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