Episode 33 – Adventures in Slovenia

Listen to the episode here: Episode 33 – Adventures in Slovenia

In their first episode 2018, Danie and Mark travel to Slovenia and explore the history of the country including the time as Yugoslavia, geography, politics, and how Slovenia is full of beautiful women.

 

Songs Include:

Here For You – Maraaya (2015)

Round And Round – Tinkara Kovac (2014)

Vrag Naj Vzame – Rebeka Dremelj (2008)

Blue And Red –  Manuella (2016)

Energy  – Nusa Derenda (2001)

 

…They also chat about their trip to the USA, Star Trek, The Walking Dead, Twin Peaks, Courtney Act, Omar Naber, Melania Trump, Doctor Who, and Lombard The Paper People.

 

Then the Yoda Beanie Of Doom gave us our next country…

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Next, we’re off to Turkey!

 

 

Legal and Licencing Notice:

“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.

Snippets of audio used for entertainment purposes only:

On My Way – Omar Naber (2017)

Licences available upon request.

Episode 32 – Bulgarian Dawn

Listen to the episode here: Episode 32 – Bulgarian Dawn

In their last episode for 2017, Danie and Mark travel to Bulgaria, and explore the history, geography, politics, and the jury of two play their favourite top five.

 

Songs Include:

DJ, Take Me Away – Deep Zone & Balthzar (2008)

If Love Was A Crime – Poli Genova (2016)

Samo Shampioni – Elitsa & Stoyan (2013)

Love Unlimited –  Sofi Marinova (2012)

Beautiful Mess  – Kristian Kostov (2017)

 

…They also chat about the meme Ken Lee, the difference between CD version to what happens at ESC, hair goals, Austria 2018 and Israel 2017, Luke Skywalker, The Damned’s Smash It Up, pluses of love, 1960s science fiction films, and Kristian Kostov maybe being Loic Nottet’s number one fan.

 

Then the Yoda Beanie Of Doom gave us our next country…

 

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Next, we’re off to Slovenia in 2018!

Thanks to everyone who has listened to our little podcast during 2017. We have learned a lot about Europe via Eurovision, and we hope you have too.

We’re having a break and will return with Episode 33 in February 2018. Wind Machine Podcast will be invading America, speading the Eurovision love. Be sure to follow our twitter account (@windmachinepod) and our Facebook page to see what we get up to while we’re away.

Wishing you all a very happy festive season and a very Eurovisiony new year.

 

Please check out our Podcast Friendlies:

Aussievision – aussievision.net

Eurovision Hub – eurovisionhub.com

Refreshments Provided – refreshmentsprovided.com

Kids Love Balloons – thesongnerd.com/podcast

Turbitt & Duck – turbittnduck.com

 

Legal and Licencing Notice:

“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.

Snippets of audio used for entertainment purposes only:

Ken Lee – Bulgarian Music Idol 2008 (audio taken from YouTube)

 

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Episode 31 – Romanian Holiday

Listen to the episode here: Episode 31 – Romanian Holiday

In this episode, Danie and Mark travel to Transylvania… well, Romania. They explore the history with Moldova, the language, the politics, and the geography of the country, plus their top five Romanian in Eurovision from 2000 to now.

 

Songs Include:

Yodel It! – Ilinca feat. Alex Florea (2017)

Change – Hotel FM (2011)

It’s My Life – Cezar (2013)

Miracle –  Paula Seling & Ovi (2014)

Playing With Fire  – Paula Seling & Ovi (2010)

 

…They also chat about the 2016 withdrawal, Alfred Hitchcock, Chad’s flag, The Sound Of Music, favourite Dracula’s born May 27 (oh hello Pauline Hanson), Matt Bellamy from Muse, Han Solo and Chewbacca, Vlad the Impaler, Leah Remini, Mr Amp from Twin Peaks, James Bond, Stargate, and Star Trek. 

 

And seriously, Tiffani Amber Thiessen vs Paula Seling… They’re so similar.

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And Count Von Count thanks you for visiting.

 

Then the Yoda Beanie Of Doom gave us our next country…

 

 

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Next, we’re off to Bulgaria!

 

Legal and Licencing Notice:

“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.

Snippets of audio used for entertainment purposes only:

Moment of Silence – Ovidiu Anton (2016 Withdrawal)

Lonely Goatherd – The Sound of Music (audio taken from YouTube)

 

Licences available upon request.

Episode 30 – The Portuguese Legacy

Listen to the episode here: Episode 30 – The Portuguese Legacy

Danie and Mark travel to Portugal and explore the history of the region, language, geography, Portugal in Eurovision, and try really hard to get Portuguese right.

 

Songs Include:

Quero Ser Tua – Suzy (2014)

Coisas De Nada – NonStop (2006)

Ha Um Mar Que Nos Separa – Leonor Andrade (2015)

Todas As Ruas Do Amor –  Flor-De-Lis (2009)

Amar Pelos Dois  – Salvador Sobral (2017)

 

…They also chat about Nandos,  Simpsons vs Futurama, Bardot, Scandal’us and Girls Aloud, Barbara Dex Award, sitcoms like The Partridge Family, Diff’rent Strokes and Friends, goths, 7-Eleven, Seinfeld, Brexit, Chris West’s Eurovision! book, Australian history and Sith Lords.

 

Then the Yoda Beanie Of Doom gave us our next country…

 

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Next, we’re off to Romania!

 

Legal and Licencing Notice:

“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.

Snippets of audio used for entertainment purposes only:

Portugal vs Mexico – The Simpsons (audio taken from YouTube)

 

Licences available upon request.

Episode 29 – March Of The Ukrainians

Listen to the episode here: Episode 29 – March of the Ukranians

Danie and Mark travel to Ukraine, the host of this year’s Eurovision Song Contest. They explore the history, Crimea, politics, geography, and Ukraine’s role and successes in Eurovision.

 

Songs Include:

Be My Guest – Gaitana (2012)

Shady Lady – Ani Lorak (2008)

Tick Tock – Mariya Yaremchuk (2014)

Dancing Lasha Tumbai – Verka Serduchka (2007)

Wild Dances  – Ruslana (2004)

 

…They also chat about fake news, Epic Sax Guy, The Wiggles, Blue Man Group, Snapchat, Sesame Street, goths, Yul Brynner movies, Michael Jackson, Damn Edna Everage, and Conan The Barbarian.

 

Then the Yoda Beanie Of Doom gave us our next country…

 

 

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Next, we’re off to the host of 2018 Eurovision, Portugal!!

 

Legal and Licencing Notice:

“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.

Snippets of audio used for entertainment purposes only:

Indiana Jones and The Kingdom Of The Crystal Skull – The Funniest Stereotypes About Ukraine in American Movies (audio taken from YouTube)

1944 – Jamala (2016)

 

Licences available upon request.

Episode 28 – Czechmate!

Listen to the episode here: Episode 28 – Czechmate!

 

Danie and Mark explore one half of the former Czechoslovakia: Czech Republic! They explore the history, geography, and politics of this very interesting country. Plus, as always, their entries in Eurovision.

 

Songs Include:

Mala Dama – Kabat (2007)

My Turn – Martina Barta (2017)

Aven Romale – Gipsy.cz (2009)

Hope Never Dies – Marta Jandova & Vaclav Noid Barta (2015)

I Stand  – Gabriela Guncikova (2016)

 

…They also chat about International Podcast Day, Roswell, Lordi, bra buying, Bohemian Rhapsody, Ming the Merciless, bad TV shows, mirrored rooms at carnivals, and Jon Bon Jovi’s teeth.

 

Then the Yoda Beanie Of Doom gave us our next country…

 

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Next, we’re off to Ukraine!!

 

Legal and Licencing Notice:

“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.

Snippets of audio used for entertainment purposes only:

Roswell – Season One, Episode Two (audio taken from YouTube)

Bohemian Rhapsody – Queen (audio taken from YouTube)

Video you need to watch:

Aven Romale – Gipsy.cz. See SUPER GYPSY HERE!

Licences available upon request.