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Take the covers off the Eurovision classics

They captured our hearts ten years ago, and now, with their album of Eurovision covers, The Olsen Brothers are set to brighten your day once more.

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Yours Sincerely, from the kookiest singer in Sweden

Anna Bergendahl made headlines by failing to qualify for the 2010 Final, but can she redeem herself with debut album Yours Sincerely? It's a bit scattershot, but does her character hold it together? Not quite...

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Finding my way around Norway

Just back from Norway, and what was one of the most useful books for Ewan? The Lonely Planet Guide to Norway. Here's why it was invaluable on the trip to Oslo.

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Probably the Fairytale with the happiest ending in the world

Is Alexander Rybak more than jaunty violins and fluffy songs of princesses and true love? Yes, but only on side two of his debut album, Fairytales.

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Last place at Eurovision? They can stop the sting

Who knows why Dervish failed to deliver for Ireland in 2007, because their music, live performances and track record said otherwise. As does their album that year, Travelling Show.

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