The ESC Insight crew are off to Île de Bezençon for the off-season with their favourite Eurovision related songs and stories. This week we’re visited by Jon Jacob, to talk about music theory, obsolete VHS collections and Jesus Christ Superstar. Occasionally a Eurovision song or two gets mentioned.
Following the 2017 Junior Eurovision Song Contest, Ewan Spence looks back at the impact of online voting. There were issues on the night, but we should not be jumping to call it a fiasco or a failure. Instead, we should applaud its success.
It's almost time for the 2017 edition of the Junior Eurovision Song Contest, so before you settle in with your party food and fizzy pop (and Lizi Pop) here's a few things that you detail-oriented people might want to be watching out for at home.
The 50/50 Jury/Televote Split Back in the 100% televote era of the main Contest, it was clear that relying entirely on public voting to produce a Eurovision winner had the potential to result in eye-catching but not always high quality winners, and that diasporic and cultural sympathies gave the appearance of neighbourly voting out of […]
Once again ESC Insight and Radio Six International will be broadcasting the Junior Eurovision Song Contest live across the UK and around the world. Join Lisa-Jayne Lewis and Ewan Spence this Sunday for all the fun from Tbilisi.