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Dare To Dream: The Issue Of Eurovision’s Affordability
Tel Aviv 2019 staging concept (image: KAN/

A live show ticket package? 1000 Euro... Cost of shared accommodation for a fortnight? 1200 Euro.... Flights from Australia to Tel Aviv? 1300 Euro.... The chance to be at the worlds’ greatest song contest? Priceless. But, is it worth it? Sharleen Wright examines the costs of Eurovision 2019.

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Mahmood, The Italian Gentleman For Our Eurovision
Mahmood, Sanremo 2019 (RAI/

Italy will be represented by Mahmood at Tel Aviv 2019 with 'Soldi', and that is an important and courageous step both for the singer and for the ideals of the Eurovision Song Contest. Ellie Chalkley explains why.

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What If You Had Decided On Something Else? An Alternative History Of UK Eurovision Selections
BBC Eurovision heart logo for 2019 (

What if the BBC had chosen Dusty Springfield, Slade, Dua Lipa, or Bros? Ahead of 'Eurovision: You Decide' Ewan Spence takes a walk through a universe of different choices in some alternative histories of 'A Song For Europe'.

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The Sanremo Selection Box Of Historical Favourites
Lucio Dalla (photo: Alesssandro Banti)

Now we have heard the Sanremo songs for 2019, the ESC Insight team and some friends of the parish look back through the extensive discography of the Festival to find some classic cuts from the Italian Riviera.

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Bilal Hassani and the Rise of Generation YouTube

The eyes and ears of Destination Eurovision are focused on viral sensation Bilal Hassani. Who is he and why is he a pioneer for the future outlook of the Eurovision Song Contest.

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