Episode 55 -“Russian Screaming, Elton John’s Toupee, and Nul Points”

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It’s our 3rd Birthday!

In this episode, we chat about Riga, the two hosts of 2003, the postcards, the controversies, the fashion at Eurovision 2003 plus the winner of the Barbara Dex Award, 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 2003 based on a jury of two!

Songs Include:

Let’s Get Happy  – LOU (Germany)

Don’t Break My Heart – Nicola (Romania)

Hello From Mars – FLY (Latvia)

Could It Be (Ne Brini) – Mija Martina (Bosnia and Herzegovina)

Hasta La Vista – Olexandr Ponomaryov (Ukraine)

I’m Not Afraid To Move On – Jostein Hasselgard (Norway)

Vise Nisam Tvoja – Claudia Beni (Croatia)

Ner Ver’, Ne Bojsia – t.A.T.u (Russia)

Sanomi – Urban Trad (Belgium)

Every Way That I Can – Sertab Erener (Turkey)

 

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

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Next episode we travel to Stockholm for 2000!

 

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Eurovision 2019: Recap and Review

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Danie and Mark have returned from Tel Aviv! After jet lag and Mark’s flu, they are finally back behind the mic!

They chat about their personal experiences of their first Eurovision (and their first Eurovision with a press pass), their time in Israel, and they review and recap all 41 songs from last place to first.

And of course, we play the winner! Congratulations, The Netherlands!

Arcade – Duncan Laurence

ALSO, STAY TUNED FOR OUR REGULAR PROGRAMMING – EPISODE 55: 2003!

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Orange Carpet Host Butchering Artists’ Names (audio from YouTube)

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Episode 54 – “2004: Turkish Pride, Technical Issues, and Wild Dancing”

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In this episode, we chat about Istanbul, the two hosts of 2004, the postcards, the controversies, the fashion at Eurovision 2004 plus the winner of the Barbara Dex Award, 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 2004 based on a jury of two!

Songs Include:

In The Disco – Deen (Bosnia and Herzegovina)

On Again Off Again – Julie and Ludwig (Malta)

1 Life – Xandee (Belgium)

For Real – Athena (Turkey)

High – Knut Anders Sorum (Norway

Jugarem A Estimar-Nos – Marta Roure (Andorra)

It Hurts – Lena Phillipsson (Sweden)

Shake It – Sakis Rouvas (Greece)

Lane Moje – Zeljko Joksimovic (Serbia and Montenegro)

Wild Dances – Ruslana (Ukraine)

 

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

2003

 

Next episode (after Tel Aviv) we will travel to Latvia for 2003!

 

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WMP Supplemental: Eurovision 2019 Preview Episode

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Danie and Mark trawl through all 41 +1 songs entered into this year’s Eurovision Song Contest and play their top 10, based on jury of two.

Song include in Eurovision alphabetical order

Ktheju Tokes – Jonida Maliqi (Albania)

Walking Out – Srbuk (Armenia)

Limits – Paenda (Austria)

Zero Gravity – Kate Miller- Heidke (Australia)

Truth – Chingiz (Azerbaijan)

Wake Up – Eliot (Belgium)

Like it – Zena (Belarus)

She Got Me – Luca Hanni (Switzerland)

Replay – Tamta (Cyprus)

Friend Of A Friend – Lake Malawi (Czech Republic)

Sister – S!sters (Germany)

Love Is Forever – Leonora (Denmark)

Storm – Victor Crone (Estonia)

La Venda – Miki (Spain)

Look Away – Darude feat Sebastian Rejman (Finland)

Roi – Bilal Hassani (France)

Bigger Than Us – Michael Rice (United Kingdom)

Keep On Going – Oto Nemsadze (Georgia)

Better Love – Katerine Duska (Greece)

The Dream – Roko (Croatia)

Az En Apam – Joci Papai (Hungary)

22 – Sarah McTernan (Ireland)

Home – Kobi Marimi (Israel)

Hatrid Mun Sigra – Hatari (Iceland)

Soldi – Mahmood (Italy)

Run With The Lions – Jurij Veklenko (Lithuania)

That Night – Carousel (Latvia)

Stay – Anna Odobescu (Moldova)

Heaven – D Mol (Montenegro)

Proud – Tamara Todevska (North Macedonia)

Chameleon – Michela (Malta)

Arcade – Duncan Laurence (Netherlands)

Spirit In The Sky – KEiiNO (Norway)

Fire Of Love – Tulia (Poland)

Telemoveis – Conan Osiris (Portugal)

On A Sunday – Ester Peony (Romania)

Kruna – Nevena Bozovic (Serbia)

Scream – Sergey Lazarev (Russia)

Too Late For Love – John Lundvik (Sweden)

Sebi – Zala Kralj & Gasper Santl (Slovenia)

Say Na Na Na – Serhat (San Marino)

Bonus

Siren Song – Maruv (Ukraine Withdrawal)

 

If you would like to see who voted for what and how we split tied votes, please visit https://windmachinepodcast.com/podcast-link-a/2019-preview-episode-voting/

 

Next, we’re back to usual programming with Episode 54: 2004!

Thanks to Norman Greenbaum for the music!

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“We at Wind Machine Podcast have taken every legal step allowed to us to present this podcast with a current APRA licence and we claim “Fair Use” for the music played. 

We are not affiliated with the EBU (European Broadcasting Union), its partners, or SBS (Special Broadcasting Service). We are just fans.” 

Intro and Indents provided by Shock Wave SoundInto The Lights by Global Sound System.