Today’s Eurovision in Concert interview is with Donny Montell—one of the biggest charmers at Eurovision 2012. Wiwi and Vebooboo loved his smile, his style and his open mind. This 24-year old heartthrob demonstrated poise during our interview in Amsterdam and coped with every suggestive question we threw at him. Among other things, he told us […]
In the two weeks since Wiwi last reported on Betfair’s betting market for the second semi-final at ESC 2012, the bookies’ five favorites—led by Sweden’s Loreen (“Euphoria”) and Serbia’s Zeljko Joksimovic (“Nije ljubav stvar”)—have held steady at the top. But there has been some reshuffling in the lower positions. Bulgaria’s Sofi Marinova (“Love Unlimited”) has […]
Read the lyrics to “Love is Blind”—Lithuania’s Eurovision 2012 song by Donny Montell.
National finals and semi-finals take place tonight in Sweden (Melodifestivalen), Norway (Melodi Grand Prix), Malta, Hungary and Lithuania. Here’s where to watch live web streams as the people of Europe move one step closer to choosing contestants for Eurovision 2012!
Watch Paulina Skrabyte’s official video for “Debesys” (Clouds). She’ll represent Lithuania at Junior Eurovision 2011. English lyrics follow the video.
All the regulars turned up at the first semi-final press conference at Eurovision 2011: the contestants sweating ambition, the journalists asking stupid questions and the photographers taking pictures of folks obscured by microphones. Wiwi and Vebooboo sat through the madness so you wouldn’t have to. Here are the highlights.
Last year Lithuania stumbled out of Eurovision during the second semi-final, despite the pants-dropping theatrics of funk group InCulto (the group that railed against all y’all anti-immigrant groups in Western Europe). Hoping to improve on that disappointing result, the Baltic nation held its first semi-final on February 5, allowing three of 14 acts to move […]
Lithuanian funk band InCulto continue to jive to their own quirky beat. During their second rehearsal, the five-man group stripped out of their plaid pants, revealing glittery, skin-tight boxer shorts. Do sequins chafe? Anyway, it’s a fitting wardrobe change for this slightly kooky but totally lovable act. You can learn more about their song “Eastern […]