Eurovision 2019 – live musical analysis

Eurovision 2019 – live musical analysis

[update – the day after] I correctly predicted the winner (Netherlands), but my second and third place predictions (Sweden and Australia) were a little further down the list: Sweden was 6th, Australia 9th. Not bad. Here’s an interactive infographic of the...

Eurovision 2017 : live blog

Next morning: the results [edit – posted the next morning, Sunday 13th May 2017] PortugalBulgariaMoldovaBelgiumSwedenItaly My predictions were: Portugal (correct!)Italy (actually 6th)Sweden (actually 5th)(or 5.) Bulgaria (actually 2nd) Not my best year so far, but not...

Eurovision 2016 live blog

[Next morning] OK so I got two of the top three, and predicted Australia’s placing, but I underestimated the power of Jamala’s vocal, or perhaps the political impact of the lyric of 1944. THE WINNERS Ukraine Australia Russia THE PREDICTIONS Russia...

Eurovision 2015 live blogging

[Comment 23:52] So I got a home run for the first time – the top 3 correctly predicted, and in the right order. See you again next year! OK here are my predictions, which I’m making at 22:21 before the voting opens. The actual results will be posted here...