LIVE TELECAST: Eurovision: Europe Shine A Light – 3 PM ET/12 Noon PT

I know it’s NOT going to be the same because of the insane circumstances, but we’ll try nonetheless…it’s time for Eurovision Week on eCO, TKR and PlanetBM! Beginning at 3 PM today, you can come here to connect to this year’s Grand Final replacement special “Eurovision: Europe Shine A Light”. Telecast live from Rotterdam with all kinds of special extras – and this year’s celebration should NOT be “geoblocked” which means you should be able to tune in from ANYWHERE on YouTube to watch. If you encounter problems, hit your VPN (you DO have a VPN, RIGHT?) to “on” and

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EUROVISION: It’s Dadi Freyr Day!

It’s EUROVISION DAY – well, it WOULD BE, if this year’s contest hadn’t been cancelled. But we’ll make it up to you – I’ve got lots of stuff today, and we’re kicking off today’s festivities with a special – it’s DADI FREYR DAY! Freyr won my top spot this year and by all accounts online (except for one or two partypooping deniers out there, heh heh) was on his way to winning ESC 2020 for his home country Iceland with his delightful little ditty “Think About Things“. SO….today, to kick things off, it’s time to give you some great Dadi-videos!

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Eurovision Home Concerts series, Episode Seven is here!

Time for the Eurovision Song Contests’ new “Home Concerts” series, where artists past and present from the ESC perform for a worldwide viewing audience from their homes, hence the title. Guests for week seven, billed as the “Season Finale”: Go-A, Ukraine 2020 Diodado, Italy 2020 MELOVIN, Ukraine 2018 Imri, Isreal 2017 Dami Im, Australia 2016 Yohanna, Iceland 2009 Dana, Ireland 1970 Eimear Quinn, Ireland 1996 Secret Garden, Norway 1995 The “Eurovision Home Concerts” series will debut a new episode every Friday through May 15, featuring each artist performing their own Eurovision entry and a cover of another artist’s entry chosen

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LIVE TELECAST: Eurovision Song Celebration part 2 – 3 PM ET/12 Noon PT

UPDATED WITH SHOW COMMENTS BELOW! I know it’s NOT going to be the same because of the insane circumstances, but we’ll try nonetheless…it’s time for Eurovision Week on eCO, TKR and PlanetBM! Beginning at 3 PM today, you can come here to connect to part two of this years’ Eurovision Song Celebration! The second semi-final songs plus remaining Big Five members Spain, France, and the UK will be featured. Telecast live from Rotterdam with all kinds of special extras – and this year’s celebration should NOT be “geoblocked” which means you should be able to tune in from ANYWHERE on

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EUROVISION – TC’s Top 30 Eurovision Entries 2001-2015

As I noted the other day, although I only recently started watching ESC when it first became OFFICIALLY available in the US when Logo broadcast it in 2016 (I was hooked INSTANTLY!), I’ve been aware of it for a long time, thanks to my natural love of music. After I FINALLY got into ESC when it began airing in the U.S., I started voraciously going back through the entire history of the contest, checking out songs here and there, and finding a lot of songs that were, well, in my opinion, good but not great. Not that they were bad

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LIVE TELECAST: Eurovision Song Celebration part 1 – 3 PM ET/12 Noon PT

I know it’s NOT going to be the same because of the insane circumstances, but we’ll try nonetheless…it’s time for Eurovision Week on eCO, TKR and PlanetBM! Beginning at 3 PM today, you can come here to connect to part one of this years’ Eurovision Song Celebration! The first semi-final songs plus Big Five members Germany and Italy will be featured. Telecast live from Rotterdam with all kinds of special extras – and this year’s celebration should NOT be “geoblocked” which means you should be able to tune in from ANYWHERE on YouTube to watch. If you encounter problems, hit

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EUROVISION – TC’s Top Fifteen Classics 1956-2000

Sorry this is a day later than I planned – things got off track yesterday, heh heh… Although I only recently started watching ESC when it first became OFFICIALLY available in the US when Logo broadcast it in 2016 (I was hooked INSTANTLY!), I’ve been aware of it for a long time, thanks to my natural love of music. And because I was a DEVOTED listener of “American Top 40” in my younger years, it was when I was in fifth grade that the late, great Casey Kasem clued me into the existence of Eurovision in 1974, when Mocedades and

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Eurovision Week Begins: Coverage all week

I know it’s NOT going to be the same because of the insane circumstances, but we’ll try nonetheless…it’s time for Eurovision Week on eCO, TKR and PlanetBM! This week, I will have Eurovision-related stuff every day – Today, Wednesday, and Friday, I’ll bring you my Eurovision-related lists of some sort that spotlights certain topics. Friday will also bring the final episode of the Eurovision Home Concerts series. Tuesday and Thursday, in place of the semi-finals, we will see the Eurovision Song Celebration, where each of the songs will be spotlighted in the order they were to perform at the semi-finals

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Eurovision Home Concerts series, Episode Six is here!

Time for the Eurovision Song Contests’ new “Home Concerts” series, where artists past and present from the ESC perform for a worldwide viewing audience from their homes, hence the title. Guests for week six: Suzy, 2014 Portugal Paula Seling & Ovi, 2010 Romania Michaela, 2019 Malta Hera Björk, 2010 Iceland Jedward  2011 & 2012 Ireland Surie, 2018 United Kingdom Lea Sirk, 2018 Slovenia The Mamas, 2020 Sweden Efendi, 2020 Azerbaijan James Newman, 2020 United Kingdom Benny Cristo, 2020 Czech Repblic Arilena Ara, 2020 Albania Blas Cantó, 2020 Italy The “Eurovision Home Concerts” series will debut a new episode every Friday

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EUROVISION COUNTDOWN: My Top 25 2016-2020

TC’S TOP 25 EUROVISION SONGS 2016-2020 So….after spending the past month plus running down all 41 of this years’ entries, I have been working on some other ESC related lists and such. I’ll have two or three more throughout this week, and of course, next week we’ll have complete coverage of all the specials, concluding with the Eurovision Europe Shine A Light special a week from this Saturday. What I’ve done for this list – I’ve taken my top five personal favorite songs from each year I’ve been watching ESC since it officially became available in the U.S. – that’s

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