Guy Sebastian and Dami Im Release New Singles!

Australia has participated in Eurovision twice now, with two of our biggest stars. Guy Sebastian and Dami Im have both taken Europe by storm in Eurovision, and now, both Guy and Dami have released new hits! Dami Im has given the sparkly ball gowns a miss for her new song, titled Fighting for Love. The…

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NF Throwback: Gil Hadash – Follow the Sun

This week, we aren’t travelling back far in time, as we’re revisiting the Israeli National Final of 2016. You’ll remember that Hovi Star was the eventual winner, however, obviously, today we’re looking at another finalist. Gil Hadash is a strong female singer, who was participating with the song Follow the Sun. Had this been chosen,…

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The lights are out: Denmark’s Lighthouse X are no more

This year, Denmark chose to send the 3 member boy-band to Eurovision, with the song Soldiers of Love. That band was Lighthouse X, and they have now decided to part ways. Lighthouse X consists of Martin, Johannes and Søren, and had been together as the boy-band since 2012. They formed with the hope of helping…

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Top 5 Post-Eurovision 2016 Favourites!

We’ve had a bit of time to calm down from all the Eurovision action of 2016, but the fun isn’t over. The CD is now in my possession, and has made its way into my car, ready to be played to death in the next few months. The songs that I like have changed slightly.…

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Europe (and Australia) – We have a winner!

26 absolutely incredible acts took to the stage, but only one song would triumph above others and enter the Eurovision history book. The show, hosted by Måns Zelmerlöw and Petra Mede offered audiences many funny moments, but remained true to the theme of this years’ contest – that being, that we should all come together.…

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2016 Eurovision Grand Final Running Order

The order of the Grand Final was decided soon after the second semi-final. SVT decided upon this order, and the EBU Executive supervisor Jon Ola Sand, along with the Chairman of the Reference Group, Dr. Frank-Dieter Freiling approved the running order. Belgium Czech Republic The Netherlands Azerbaijan Hungary Italy Israel Bulgaria Sweden Germany France Poland…

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‘Why is Australia Ruining Eurovision?’ – A Critique of the Controversial ABC Article

Since the very first announcement of Australia’s participation back in 2015, there were serious questions as to how Australia managed to squeeze their way into the contest. The answers lie in the fact that SBS had been attempting to enter the competition from as far back as 2009. There is more to it, which I…

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2016 Semi-Finals Complete! The last 10 qualifiers are…

Warning, this article contains spoilers! The last semi-final has taken place in Stockholm, and only moments ago, we found out the last 10 qualifiers who will join Semi-final 1 qualifiers in the final! 18 acts took to the stage, but unfortunately we had to say goodbye to some of the crowd favourites! Here are the…

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2016 Semi-Final Results! The first 10 qualifiers are…

Warning, this article contains spoilers! We have (sort of) patiently waited for months for this very day, and now we’re sad to say, yes, it’s over. Eurovision semi-final 1 has taken place in Globen Arena in Stockholm, where we saw 18 acts take to the stage, with only 10 surviving. Here are the 10 acts…

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Information for Aussies – How to tune in and vote!

It’s that time of year again, and we want to make sure you all know how to get involved with the contest this year! If you’re unsure how to vote, when the show is on, and how to watch it, keep reading! How to watch Eurovision 2016: Watch via SBS Watch via Eurovision.tv When can you…

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