Episode 78 – “1992: EuroBird, Some Bloke Named Christer Björkman, and Why? Johnny Logan!”

HAPPY EUROVISION NEW YEAR!

In this episode, we chat about host city Malmö, the two hosts of 1992, the postcards, the controversies, the fashion at Eurovision 1992, the interval act, European and Australian news, what was happening in entertainment, the WTF and OMG moments of the contest, the voting, and play our top 10 of 1992 based on a jury of two.

Songs Include:

Yamma, yamma – Pave (Finland)

I morgon är en annan dag – Christer Björkman (Sweden)

Alt det som ingen ser – Lotte Feder and Kenny Lübcke (Denmark)

Teriazoume – Evridiki (Cyprus)

Monté la riviè – Kali (France)

Nei eða já – Heart 2 Heart (Iceland)

Rapsodia – Mia Martini (Italy)

Little Child – Mary Spiteri (Malta)

One Step Out of Time – Michael Ball (United Kingdom)

Why Me? – Linda Martin (Ireland)

The Yoda Beanie of Doom then gave us the next year for Season Three:

We’re off to Jerusalem for 1999 for episode 79, and then episode 80 will be 1990 in Zagreb! After that… SEASON FOUR: The 80s!

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Episode 77 – “1994: Giant Nightmare Heads, Riverdance, and Oops, Another Win”

In this episode, we chat about host city Dublin (for the last time this season!!), the two hosts of 1994, the postcards, the controversies, the fashion at Eurovision 1994, the interval act, European and Australian news, what was happening in entertainment, the WTF and OMG moments of the contest, the voting, and play our top 10 of 1994 based on a jury of two.

Songs Include:

Bye Bye Baby – CatCat (Finland)

Stjärnorna – Marie Bergman and Roger Pontare (Sweden)

We Will Be Free (Lonely Symphony) – Frances Ruffelle (United Kingdom)

Vechny strannik – Youddiph (Russia)

Chamar a música – Sara Tavares (Portugal)

Duett – Elisabeth Andreassen and Jan Werner Danielsen (Norway)

Kinek mondjam el vétkeimet? – Friderika Bayer (Hungary)

Wir geben ‘ne Party – Mekado (Germany)

To nie ja! – Edyta Górniak (Poland)

Rock ‘n’ Roll Kids – Paul Harrington and Charlie McGettigan (Ireland)

A Week in Dublin 1994” Eurovision behind the scenes video here

The Yoda Beanie of Doom then gave us the next year for Season Three:

We’re in Malmö for 1992!!

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Episode 76 – “1996: A Rebrand, Ooh Aah A-ha, and RTE’s Wallet Opens Again”

In this episode, we chat about host city Oslo, the two hosts of 1996, the postcards, the controversies, the fashion at Eurovision 1996, the interval act, European and Australian news, what was happening in entertainment, the WTF and OMG moments of the contest, the voting, and play our top 10 of 1996 based on a jury of two.

Songs Include:

Liefde is een kaartspel – Lisa del Bo (Belgium)

Beşinci Mevsim – Şebnem Paker (Turkey)

Weil’s dr guat got – George Nussbaumer (Austria)

Ooh Aah… Just a Little Bit – Gina G (United Kingdom)

De eerste keer – Maxine and Franklin Brown (The Netherlands)

O meu coração não tem cor – Lúcia Moniz (Portugal)

Sveta ljubav – Maja Blagdan (Croatia)

Den vilda – One More Time (Sweden)

I evighet – Elisabeth Andreassen (Norway)

The Voice – Eimear Quinn (Ireland)

Part 1 of 5 of the 1996 NRK documentary here

The Yoda Beanie of Doom then gave us the next year for Season Three:

We’re back in Dublin for 1994!!

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WMP Supplemental 9: The Sound of Us Chatting About Eurovision 2022

Our Supplemental Series returns after a long break – thanks Jay!

Join Danie and Mark as they share their thoughts about all 40 songs Eurovision 2022 and play their Top 10 based on a Jury of two!

Songs Include (either in full or part):

Sekret – Ronela Hataji (Albania)

Snap – Rosa Linn (Armenia)

Not The Same – Sheldon Riley (Australia)

Halo – LUMIX and Pia Maria (Austria)

Fade To Black – Nadir Rustamli (Azerbaijan)

Miss You – Jérémie Makiese (Belgium)

Intention – Intelligent Music Project (Bulgaria)

Guilty Pleasure – Mia Dimšić (Croatia)

Ela – Andromache (Cyprus)

Lights Off – We Are Domi (Czech Republic)

The Show – Reddi (Denmark)

Hope – Stefan (Estonia)

Jezebel – The Rasmus (Finland)

Fluenn – Alvan and Ahez (France)

Lock Me In – Circus Mircus (Georgia)

Rockstars – Malik Harris (Germany)

Die Together – Amanda Tenfjord (Greece)

Með hækkandi sól – Systur (Iceland)

That’s Rich – Brooke (Ireland)

I.M – Michael Ben David (Israel)

Brividi – Mahmood and Blanco (Italy)

Eat Your Salad – Citi Zēni (Latvia)

Sentimentai – Monkia Liu (Lithuania)

I Am What I Am – Emma Muscat (Malta)

Trenulețul – Zdob și Zdub and Frații Advahov (Moldova)

Breathe – Vladana (Montenegro)

De Diepte – S10 (Netherlands)

Circles – Andrea (North Macedonia)

Give That Wolf A Banana – Subwoolfer (Norway)

River – Ochman (Poland)

Saudade, saudade – Maro (Portugal)

Llámame – WRS (Romania)

Stripper – Achille Lauro (San Marino)

In Corpore Sano – Konstrakta (Serbia)

Disko – LPS (Slovenia)

Slomo – Chanel (Spain)

Hold Me Closer – Cornelia Jakobs (Sweden)

Boys Do Cry – Marius Bear (Switzerland)

SPACE MAN – Sam Ryder (United Kingdom)

Stefania – Kalush Orchestra (Ukraine)

Back to regular programming with Episode 76: 1996 after Eurovision!!

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Episode 75 – “1995: Happy 40th, The Kirkorov Factor, and 24 Words”

In this episode, we chat about host city Dublin, the host of 1995, the postcards, the controversies, the fashion at Eurovision 1995, the interval act, European and Australian news, what was happening in entertainment, the WTF and OMG moments of the contest, the voting, and play our top 10 of 1995 based on a jury of two.

Songs Include:

Kolybelnaya dlya vulkana – Philipp Kirkorov (Russia)

Keep Me in Mind – Mike Spiteri (Malta)

Love City Groove – Love City Groove (United Kingdom)

Sti fotia – Alexandros Panayi (Cyprus)

Amen – Liora (Israel)

Nostalgija – Magazin (Croatia)

Fra Mols til Skagen – Aud Wilken (Denmark)

Se på mig – Jan Johansen (Sweden)

Vuelve conmigo – Anabel Conde (Spain)

Nocture – Secret Garden (Norway)

The Yoda Beanie of Doom then gave us the next year for Season Three:

We’re heading to Oslo for 1996!

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Episode 74 – “1993: Sexy Sax, HORSIES!, and a Host Country Win”

In this episode, we chat about host city Millstreet, the host of 1993, the postcards, the controversies, the fashion at Eurovision 1993, the interval act, European and Australian news, what was happening in entertainment, the WTF and OMG moments of the contest, the voting, and play our top 10 of 1993 based on a jury of two.

Songs Include:

Esmer Yarim – Burak Aydos (Turkey)

Maria Magdalena – Tony Wegas (Austria)

Þá veistu svarið – Inga (Iceland)

This Time – William Mangion (Malta)

Eloise – Arvingarna (Sweden)

Vrede (live version) – Ruth Jacott (The Netherlands)

Mama Corsica – Patrick Fiori (France)

Moi, tout simplement – Annie Cotton (Switzerland)

Better The Devil You Know – Sonia (United Kingdom)

In Your Eyes – Niamh Kavanagh (Ireland)

The Yoda Beanie of Doom then gave us the next year for Season Three:

We’re heading to Dublin for 1995!

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Episode 73 – “1998: Cowbell, Double Wogan, and the Diva We Needed”

WE ARE BACK! We’ve moved house, copped a flooded room, survived the rest of 2021 covid free, and haven’t even finished building the booth! Hello 2022, and 1998!

In this episode, we chat about host city Birmingham, the two hosts of 1998, the postcards, the controversies, the fashion at Eurovision 1998, the interval act, European and Australian news, what was happening in entertainment, the WTF and OMG moments of the contest, the voting, and play our top 10 of 1998 based on a jury of two.

Songs Include:

Où Aller – Marie Line (France)

Se Eu Te Pudesse Abraçar – Alma Lusa (Portugal)

Mere Lapsed – Koit Toome (Estonia)

Kärleken Är – Jill Johnson (Sweden)

Alltid Sommer – Lars Fredriksen (Norway)

Guildo Hat Euch Lieb! – Guildo Horn (Germany)

Dis Oui – Mélanie Cohl (Belgium)

Hemel En Aarde – Edsilia (The Netherlands)

Where Are You? – Imaani (United Kingdom)

Diva – Dana International (Israel)

The Yoda Beanie of Doom then gave us the next year for Season Three:

We’re heading to Millstreet for 1993!

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Episode 72 – “1997: Ronan Keating’s Mullet, Bye For Now To Italy, and That Winning Green Shirt”

In this episode, we chat about host city Dublin, the two hosts of 1997, the postcards, the controversies, the fashion at Eurovision 1997, the interval act, European and Australian news, what was happening in entertainment, the WTF and OMG moments of the contest, the voting, and play our top 10 of 1997 based on a jury of two.

Songs Include:

Minn Hinsti Dans  – Paul Oscar (Iceland)

Stemmen I Mit Liv  – Kolig Kaj (Denmark)

Primadonna – Alla Pugacheva (Russia)

Ale Jestsem – Anna Jopek (Poland)

Let Me Fly – Debbie Scerri (Malta)

Mana Mou – Hara and Andreas Konstantiou (Cyprus)

Fiumi Di Parole – Jalisse (Italy)

Dinle – Sebnem Paker & Grup Ethnic (Turkey)

Mysterious Woman – Marc Roberts (Ireland)

Love Shine A Light – Katrina and the Waves (United Kingdom)

The Yoda Beanie of Doom then gave us the next year for Season Three:

We’re heading to Birmingham (Mark’s place of birth) for 1998!

There will be a bit of a gap in recording Episode 73 as we move house. Farewell old booth!

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Episode 71 – “1991: Allora, A South American Farewell to Yugoslavia, and Those Five Ten Points”

WELCOME TO SEASON THREE AND WELCOME TO THE GLORIOUS NINETIES AT EUROVISION!!

In this episode, we chat about host city Rome, the two hosts of 1991, the postcards, the controversies, the fashion at Eurovision 1991, the interval act, European and Australian news, what was happening in entertainment, the WTF and OMG moments of the contest, the voting, and play our top 10 of 1991 based on a jury of two… Allora!!

Songs Include:

Brazil  – Baby Doll (Yugoslavia)

Mrs. Thompson  – Just 4 Fun (Norway)

Geef Het Op – Clouseau (Belgium)

Nina – Stefan and Eyfi (Iceland)

Iki Dakika – Izel, Reyhan, and Can (Turkey)

Lusitana Paixao – Dulce Pontes (Portugal)

Bailar Pegados – Sergio Dalma (Spain)

Kan – Duo Datz (Israel)

C’est le dernier qui a parle qui a raison – Amina (France)

Fangad av en stormvind – Carola (Sweden)

The Yoda Beanie of Doom then gave us the next year for Season Three:

We’re heading to Dublin for 1997!

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Episode 70 – “2019: Four Hours Eleven Minutes Twenty Seconds, Fallen Madonna, and In A Big Arcade”

In this episode, we chat about Tel Aviv, the four hosts, the postcards, the controversies, the fashion at Eurovision 2019 plus the winner of the Barbara Dex Award, the interval acts, European and Australian news, what was happening in entertainment, the WTF and OMG moments of the contest, the voting, and play our top 10 of 2019 based on a jury of two…

Songs Include:

La Venda  – Miki (Spain)

Replay  – Tamta (Cyprus)

Zero Gravity – Kate Miller-Heidke (Australia)

Hadrid Mun Sigra – Hatari (Iceland)

She Got Me – Luca Hanni (Switzerland)

Friend Of A Friend – Lake Malawi (Czech Republic)

Proud – Tamara Todevska (North Macedonia)

Spirit In The Sky – KEiiNO (Norway)

Soldi – Mahmood (Italy)

Arcade – Duncan Laurence (The Netherlands)

The Yoda Beanie of Doom then gave us our first year for Season Three:

We’re heading way back to Rome in 1991 after a little rest after Eurovision 2021.

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Episode 69 – “2007: Battle of the Bands, Semi Final of Death, and Serbian KD Lang”

In this episode, we chat about Helsinki, the two (well three) hosts, the postcards, the controversies, the fashion at Eurovision 2007 plus the winner of the Barbara Dex Award, the interval acts, European and Australian news, what was happening in entertainment, the WTF and OMG moments of the contest, the voting, and play our top 10 of 2007 based on a jury of two…

Songs Include:

Time To Party  – Jet Set (Poland)

L’Amour A La Fancaise – Les Fatals Picards (France)

Work Your Magic – Dmitry Koldun (Belarus)

The Worrying Kind – The Ark (Sweden)

Yassou Maria – Sarbel (Greece)

Push The Button – Teapacks (Israel)

Salvem El Mon (Let’s Save The World) – Anonymous (Andorra)

Shake It Up Shekerim – Kenan Dogulu (Turkey)

Dancing Lasha Tumbai – Verka Serdushka (Ukraine)

Molitva – Marija Serifovic (Serbia)

The Yoda Beanie of Doom is on holidays until Season Three, so…

and for our last episode of Season 2, we will travel to Tel Aviv for 2019. Season 3 will start after Eurovision 2021!

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Episode 68 – “2009: Hot Mess Hosts, Hefty Props, and the One Winning Violin”

In this episode, we chat about Moscow, the two sets of hosts, the postcards, the controversies, the fashion at Eurovision 2009 plus the winner of the Barbara Dex Award, the interval acts, European and Australian news, what was happening in entertainment, the WTF and OMG moments of the contest, the voting, and play our top 10 of 2009 based on a jury of two…

Songs Include:

This Is Our Night  – Sakis Rouvas (Greece)

DÜm Tek Tek – Hadise (Turkey)

Be My Valentine (Anti Crisis Girl) – Svetlana Laboda (Ukraine)

Always – AySel and Arash (Azerbaijan)

Lose Control – Waldo’s People (Finland)

Rändajad – Urban Symphony (Estonia)

Believe Again – Brinck (Denmark)

Carry Me In Your Dreams – Kejsi Tola (Albania)

Is It True – Yohanna (Iceland)

Fairytale – Alexander Rybak (Norway)

The Yoda Beanie of Doom is on holidays until Season Three, so…

Episode 69, we will travel to Helsinki for 2007.

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Episode 67 – “2008: Lovable Hosts, MySpace, and We Liked Your Other Song More”

In this episode, we chat about Belgrade, the two hosts, the postcards, the controversies, the fashion at Eurovision 2008 plus the winner of the Barbara Dex Award, the interval acts, European and Australian news, what was happening in entertainment, the WTF and OMG moments of the contest, the voting, and play our top 10 of 2008 based on a jury of two…

Songs Include:

DJ, Take Me Away  – Deep Zone & Balthazar (Bulgaria)

Casanova – Gisela (Andorra)

Secret Combination – Kalomira (Greece)

Baila El Chiki Chiki – Rodolfo Chikilicuatre (Spain)

Divine – Sebastien Tellier (France)

This Is My Life – Euroband (Iceland)

Vrag Naj Vzame – Rebeka Dremelj (Slovenia)

Wolves Of The Sea – Pirates Of The Sea (Latvia)

Oro – Jelena Tomasevic (Serbia)

Shady Lady – Ani Lorak (Ukraine)

Then the Yoda Beanie of Doom gave us our next year:

In our next episode, we travel to Russia for 2009! Then in Episode 69, we will go back to the first contest we watched – 2007, and then round off season 2 with 2019.

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