A rousing Sveiki to you all as we find ourselves in Lithuania! The lone Baltic state still pursuing an elusive first victory in the Contest, Vilnius are cheerily resolute in their ongoing struggles at Eurovision, always delivering performances with real spunk and zeal. While there isn’t a signature sound to Lithuanian entries, they’ve shown a […]
One month after returning from Malmö, Andrius Pojavis, the Lithuanian representative at Eurovision 2013, has released the music video for his song “Something”. Despite finishing in 22nd place in the Grand Final, Andrius (and his famous shoes…the ones he’s “wearing today”) was among the most talked about contestants this year. It’s debatable whether that was […]
Journalists at 15min.lt—a Lithuanian news site—have released video footage that they claim demonstrates Azerbaijan’s efforts at vote-buying ahead of Eurovision 2013.
Wiwi: It’s back to black during the Eurovision rehearsals this year, as Lithuania’s Andrius Pojavis paired a leather jacket with black denim jeans, following a trend we’ve seen from Slovenia, the Netherlands and Ireland already. Father-of-two Andrius previously told us that he’d be wearing the heinous Jack the Ripper top hat from the Lithuanian national selection, […]
Andrius Pojavis, Lithuania’s contestant at Eurovision 2013, earned some really positive reviews from the Wiwi Jury. So we were really thrilled to speak with him about his song “Something” at Eurovision in Concert last weekend. The father-of-two told us that he’s super nervous and said that he’ll be wearing his infamous top hat in Malmö. […]
Last night the Wiwi Jury—our international panel of music un-professionals—flew to Vilnius to see if Andrius Pojavis had thrown away that hideous top hat. We then had a listen to his Eurovision 2013 song “Something”. Did his live performance make up for his earlier fashion faux-pas? Or did “Something” prove to be nothing worth writing […]
Azerbaijan and Lithuania share a lot more than a Soviet past. They both have fielded Eurovision contestants who love throwing down with “Love is Blind.”
Lithuanian voters have looked past Andrius Pojavis’ tacky magician’s outfit, and handed him the ticket to Eurovision 2013.