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TOP OF THE EUROVISION 2010s | Let the (start VS end of the decade) song battles begin!

  Bonjour! I’m back with another episode of Top of the Eurovision 2010s: my take on all the ‘best of the decade’ stuff every other ESC obsessive took care of months ago. You might say me doing it now is slack, but I’d say I’m just fashionably late. This time…

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SCANDINAVIAN SONG BATTLES | Denmark VS Norway VS Sweden (2010-2014)

  Velkommen/välkommen to some three-way battles that nobody asked for, but I’m more than happy to deliver. Today, it’s crunch time for three Eurovision heavyweights (on and off, or just on if we’re talking about Sweden) as I pit them against each other for entertainment purposes. Ever looked at the…

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Song Battles, Round #2: Then VS Now

Good evening/afternoon/morning, Europe/rest of the world, and welcome to a competition between Eurovision entries that is not Eurovision itself (as much as I’d love to sell tickets and slogan t-shirts on behalf of this post). A few months ago I held my first round of song battles, in which I…

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NEW! Song Battles: Round #1 (2012 VS 2013)

Pitting two Eurovision songs against each other to determine which is the best for no particular reason is such an original idea, said NO ONE EVER. But that won’t stop me from inflicting my own version on you poor, unsuspecting readers. Muahahaha! What makes my version different (to some of…

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SELECTION SEASON 2020 | Six more songs for May + an extremely Super Saturday!

So many selection shows, so few screens to watch them all on. Where will your loyalties lie tonight? Spoiler alert: I’m a Sweden stan.

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SONG CONTEST SHOWDOWN | The top 10 of 2016 VS the top 10 of 2017 (+ vote for your favourites!)

I’m back…again!!! I’ve had to announce my comeback after an extended blogging break pretty often in the past, so I figured why stop now? My excuse is the same as always: even though Eurovision is my one true love, the older you get the busier you tend to be, and…

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A Belgian waffle: Reviewing and predicting Eurosong 2016 (feat. a bit of boyband fangirling)

The national final train has been chugging along since December 2015, courtesy of Albania. Next stop? Belgium, defending champions of the title for Unexpectedly High Placing of the Eurovision Most Recently Past. Dutch-language broadcaster VRT are in charge of choosing Loïc Nottet’s successor, which would normally be worrisome – the…

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EBJ turns FIVE!! | My top 10 JESC entries of Era EBJ

Hello there. Welcome back to the most popular blog in the world that features ‘Eurovision’, ‘by’ and the name ‘Jaz’ in the title, and to today’s lucky last fifth birthday post. I am she who goes by Jaz, and I will be your captain on this flight through JESC past.…

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I’m a joker, but it’s no April Fool: The joke entries of 2000 and beyond, in brief

May I extend to you a pinch and a punch for the first day of the month? I do so without any fear of retaliation, unlike in my school days when I used to dread any 1st for fear of being attacked by child-sized fists. Anyway, it is April 1st,…

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TOP OF THE EUROVISION 2010s | From 408 to 40, here are my favourite ESC entries of the decade!

  If you’re a Eurofan (which would explain why you’re here reading this right now) then I’m sure you’ve already done/are planning to do what I’m about to do. ICYMI by skipping over the title of this post, what I’m about to do is present a drawn-out countdown of my…

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