National Finals Explained — Sanremo

Before there was Eurovision, there’s the Sanremo Music Festival, one of Italy’s most loved institutions. More than a mere national final, it’s an entertainment spectacle filled with music, banter, and some of the unexpected. Hold on tight!

EurovisionFam Weekly Stream: December 23rd

Happy Holidays, Fam! Here’s our stream for this week. This time, we discuss the two songs currently in tow for ESC in Liverpool from Ukraine and Albania. We get into reviews for Vidbir, Sanremo Giovani, and Festivali i Këngës 61. We then follow up with a talk about the artists and songs selected for SelecţiaContinue reading “EurovisionFam Weekly Stream: December 23rd”

EurovisionFam Weekly Stream: December 9th

Friday is here, which means we had our stream! LiliLoves and Shortcake ESC discuss this past week in Eurovision and Junior Eurovision news. This week, we talk about the internally selected band going to represent Slovenia this year, Joker Out. We them move onto the artists we’ll be seeing this year at Sanremo, and weContinue reading “EurovisionFam Weekly Stream: December 9th”

TORINO 2022: My First Eurovision Experience and the Secrets of an Alpine City

My first going-to-Eurovision experience was rife with chaos and incredible frustration, but aside from that, it held for me the most intensely rewarding consequences that only come from being in the danger zone. I’d do it all over again.

Where the Party At? A Eurovision Song Contest Without an Official Party Destination

Traditionally, the EuroClub has been a venue or set of venues organized by the Eurovision Host City… I am missing that experience this year, and I’m not alone.