As Melodifestivalen returns from the town of Luleå with its population of 75,000, Ben Robertson ponders if it is worthwhile for such small cities to spend their taxpayers money on something as frivolous as hosting Melodifestivalen.
There’s more to Eurovision songs than love and peace - 2020’s National Final season has given us more songs than usual that give us something to think about. Ellie Chalkley takes us on a journey into one particular song with a multi-layered message - BLCK SQR by FO SHO.
Usually most stars try and blend into the background to be unnoticed when they travel, but it was impossible to miss Méndez. I wasn’t even on the look out for stars. I’m standing at platform 10 at Stockholm central station and have just planted one foot onboard the X2000, the high speed train connecting the […]