Your Thursday Eurovision news bulletin has landed. In the build-up to this year’s song contest kicking off in Liverpool next month, the team here at wiwibloggs is bringing you all the latest updates from the world of Eurovision.
In today’s daily digest, Blanca Paloma attends her Eurovision farewell party, and Joker Out release “Carpe Diem” branded condoms. Let’s see what else the Eurovision 2023 stars are up to.
Eurovision 2023 news round-up: Thursday 27 April
Blanca Paloma attends farewell party ahead of Eurovision
In a matter of days, Spain’s reina de la luna will pack her bags and jet off to Liverpool. But first, Blanca Paloma is soaking up the positive vibes from her home country, as fans and celebs alike attended a farewell party to wish her luck at Eurovision. The class of Benidorm Fest 2023 were on hand to say goodbye to Blanca, and “SloMo” singer Chanel stopped by to wave off her Spanish Eurovision sister. Blanca’s parents — pictured below — were also in attendance to give their daughter their best wishes.
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Lord of the Lost cover Loreen’s “Tattoo” and La Zarra’s “Evidemment”
German glam rockers Lord of the Lost are showing their appreciation for their fellow Eurovision 2023 artists. In the spirit of the United By Music slogan, the “Blood & Glitter” singers shared covers of Loreen’s “Tattoo” and La Zarra’s “Évidemment”. The French artist loved their rendition — commenting “oh wow beautiful” on Twitter.
LORD OF THE LOST covering „Tattoo“ by LOREEN— Lord Of The Lost (@LordOfTheLost) April 27, 2023
In the spirit of „United By Music“, we’ve done a couple of short acoustic cover versions of a selection of the other ESC artists.
Today: @LOREEN_TALHAOUI – „Tattoo“#loreen #lordofthelost #eurovision #eurovision2023 @eurovision pic.twitter.com/NMliIz64bv
TuralTuranX release “Tell Me More” piano version
TuralTuranX have shared a stripped-back version of their Eurovision 2023 entry. “Tell Me More”. Sporting a new blonde look, the Baghmanov boys performed the mellow piano version of their 90s-inspired indie rock track from a lush green garden. The piano version is available to listen to right now on the boys’ YouTube channel.
Noa Kirel films Israel’s Eurovision postcard
It’s gonna be phenomen-phenomen-phenomenal. Israel’s Noa Kirel is up next to share footage from her Eurovision postcard shoot. The “Unicorn” singer danced in the ancient Masada fortress, overlooking the waves of the Dead Sea.
Joker Out launch “Carpe Diem” condoms
Never go without protection. Slovenia’s Joker Out are taking the merch game to a new level with their “Carpe Diem” branded condoms. The rockers shared a photo of the branded condom, which reads “we’ll dance and play until the stars fade” on the packaging. Stay safe in Liverpool!
Let Seizing The Day be the only STD in your life ??? pic.twitter.com/2nZekZaZ8q— Joker Out Official ? (@JokerOutBand) April 27, 2023
Piqued Jacks release “Like An Animal” music video
With less than two weeks until the song contest kicks off in Liverpool, San Marino’s Piqued Jacks have finally shared the official music video of their Eurovision song “Like An Animal”. The Italian rockers don 90s athletic attire, performing some flashmob-style choreography as they get their groove on.
Monika Linkyte covers Mae Muller’s “I Wrote A Song”
The Eurovision 2023 sisterly love is strong. Lithuania’s Monika Linkyte is building bridges to the UK, as she pays tribute to Mae Muller with a piano cover of “I Wrote A Song”.
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