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  • Albania: RTSH opens for submission of songs
    The preperations for the 52nd edition of Festivali i Këngës, that has been used as the selection method for chosing the Albanian Eurovision entry since their debut in 2004, has begun, as national broadcaster RTSH has called out composers, lyricist and artists to send in their songs. The song has...
  • Junior Eurovision: Dutch Junior Songfestival first semi final today!
    The first semi final of Dutch preselection for Junior Eurovision 2013 will take place today at 18.00 CET. Four acts will compete to win a ticket for the national final to take place on September 28: Sarah & Julia – Live Life (15 and 12 years, Rotterdam) Giorgio – Whatever (14 years...
  • Spain: Meeting Pastora Soler!
    Pastora Soler is back holding a new album in her hands, this is the first set of songs which have actually been released after Pastora’s road through the 2012 Eurovision Song Contest in Baku. Pastora got a honorable 10th place and managed to make Spain feel proud of their act, getting into t...
  • Finland: YLE asks for submissions for UMK 2014
    Finland’s National Broadcaster YLE is looking for the successor of Krista Siegfrids! For the 3rd year in a row Uuden Musiikin Kilpailuun (UMK) will be used as the method to select the country’s representative for Eurovision. To enter, the artist must be at least 16 years old and the so...
  • The Netherlands: Anouk comes back
    Wigger is actually how Anouk’s new song is entitled. 2013 Dutch hopeful reports she wrote it a few weeks ago, with the purpose to explain what this strange word means for the people, kind of when a person is inspired by black culture, wondering if it’s something weird. Lyric-video is p...
  • Sweden: Melodifestivalen dates and cities announced
    Swedish broadcasted STV just published the dates and cities for Melodifestivalen 2014: Semi Final 1: 1 February, Malmö, Malmö Arena Semi-final 2: 8 February, Linköping, Cloetta Center Semi-final 3: 15 February, Göteborg, Scandinavium Semi-final 4: 22 February, Örnsköldsvik, Fjällräven Cent...
  • Austria: Conchita Wurst selected internally
    Conchita Wurst has been selected by ORF to represent Austria at Eurovision 2014.  After two years of non-qualifying, Austrian broadcaster would have deceided to choose internally for the forthcoming Eurovision edition to take place in Denmark. Conchita Wurst was born as Tom Neuwirth on November 6...
  • Junior Eurovision: Spain ready to come back
    According to Yago Fandiño, responsible for children programming at  RTVE, Spain could return to Junior Eurovision Song Contest If EBU changes the format. During the TV program “RTVE Responde” Yago Fandiño has answered around 40 questions about the returning of Spain to the Junior Eu...
  • Spain: Pastora Soler presents her new CD “Conóceme” (LIVE)
    Spanish representative at Eurovision 2012, Pastora Soler, will be releasing a new album to be on sale on September 10. The CD is being premiered now live on Cadena Dial radio station where all songs will be played for the first time during the morning. Listen to Cadena Dial here:  The album h...
  • Interview: Tijana (FYR Macedonia 2014) speaks to ESC+Plus! (EXCLUSIVE)
    A few days ago the second Eurovision 2014 participant was announced, Tijana Dapcevic has been selected by MRT to represent (FYR) Macedonia in Copenhague and here is one of her first web-interviews! Let’s meet Tijana a bit more before the contest….! Hello Tijana! First of all, many than...
  • Germany: Unser Song für Dänemark set on March 13
    German national final for Eurovision 2014’s date has been set! Unser Song für Dänemark will take place on March 13 in the city of Cologne. The show will be broadcasted live from the Lanxess Arena (20.000 seats), used for hockey matches, concerts and other events. Tickets for the show are...
  • Germany: Cologne to host Unser Song Für Dänemark.
    Back some days ago, Germany confirmed its participation for the 2014 Eurovision Song Contest, which will be held in Copenhagen on May 6,8 and 10. Last year, NDR produced an amazing show with extraordinary guests and presenter, in order to pick their entrant for Malmö. The national selection show ...
  • Norway: Get to know Margaret Berger’s new single!
    The Norwegian act at the 58th running of the Eurovision Song Contest,  the one and only and the distinct Margaret Berger, who well-deserved achieved a final 4th place with ‘I Feed You My Love’, has just released a new electro-indy track entitled, Human Race. The single was released a ...
  • Esc-plus: #JoinUs and share your news! (Vacancies)
    Are you a true Eurovision fan? Do you speak fluent English? Do you always get the latest news on spot and want to share them with the world? Do you have new ideas? Are you a good photographer, presenter, journalist, video maker…? Do you have spare time for that? You own a small blog and [&he...
  • Iceland: RUV opens submissions for Söngvakepnni 2014
    Icelandic broadcaster RUV just open submissions for the Eurovision 2014 national preselection! All interested composers and artists can apply for the contest before October 7th by filling a formulary available on the official web site of the broadcaster. RUV has also published a list of rules acc...
  • Eurovision 2014: Why did DR choose Copenhagen?
    Choosing a host city is always difficult and this year was no exception. Today DR and the EBU announced that Copenhagen would host the 2014 Eurovision Song Contest and the Executive Producer, Pernille Gaardbo, has explained what made Copenhagen the most attractive bid. Earlier today we announced t...
  • Eurovision 2014: Slogan and Logo Design Leaked!
    Today, Eurovision.tv revealed the official slogan and the host city. Copenhagen was chosen to be the host city of the 2014 Eurovision to be held next May. A  press conference was streamed live from the concert hall and two logos could be seen behind the hosts. Both logos appeared on the internet ...
  • Eurovision 2014… In Copenhaguen!
    Copenhagen has been chosen as host city of the 2014 Eurovision Song Contest, Danish public broadcaster DR announced this morning. The event will be held at the B&W Hallerne at the Refshaleøen, under the slogan ‘Join Us’. The former shipyard will undergo all necessary improvements ...
  • Russia: Submissions opened for Kto? – National Final on December 31
    Russian broadcaster “Rossya” announced that their national final for Eurovision 2014 will take place on the 31st of December. The new show is called ‘Kto?’ which could be translated as ‘Who?’. The channel has opened the submission period for their national final...
  • Melodifestivalen 2014: Örnsköldsvik to hold a semifinal again
    After holding successively one of the semi-finals of the 2007 and 2010 Swedish Melodifestivalen, SVT has decided Örnsköldsvik will be one of the cities of the 2014 contest, celebrating its semi-final at the Fjällräven Center arena. The cities of Stockholm, Gothenburg and Malmö are clear to ce...
  • Bulgaria will continue participating in Eurovision!
    The Bulgarian National Broadcaster (BNT) will take part in the Eurovision Song Contest 2014, to be held in Denmark. In the end of July Vyara Ankova was re-elected for Head of BNT. The new elected chief of BNT stated in her presentation that the broadcaster will continue participating in the Eurovi...
  • Junior Eurovision: “Be Creative!” is the 2013 motto
    According to the Ukranian Embassy in USA’s official web site, this year’s Junior Eurovision edition will be held under the motto “Be Creative!”. The 11th edition of the Junior Contest will be back to Kiev, the capital of Ukraine, and It will take place on November 30th. ...
  • Junior Eurovision: Dutch final versions and videoclips released
    All Junior Songfestival 2013’s final versions and videoclips have been released. Listen and watch below! Mylène en Rosanne – Double Me Dali – Mijn Eigen Lied Roan –  Welkom In Mijn Dromen Mathilde – Wonder Girl Giorgio – Whatever Kim –  Ik Ben Verlie...
  • Junior Eurovision: It’s Sofia Tarasova for Ukraine!
    12 years old Sofia Tarasova will represent the host country at Junior Eurovision 2013 with the song “We are One”. Sofia has won the Ukranian preselection with other three finalists (all of them got 31 points) but she has been finally named to represent Ukraine in Kiev. Her performance ...
  • Junior Eurovision: Ukranian final today!
    Ukranian national final for Junior Eurovision will take place this night in the International Children’s Center “Artek”. The show will be broadcasted live on the First Channel at 20.15 CET. The running order is at It follows: Sofia Kutsenko (Kyiv) – Lastivka   (STUDIO V...
  • Junior Eurovision: A sextet to represent Georgia!
    Georgian representatives for Junior Eurovision 2013 have been announced! The creative team of GPB made its decision regarding the qualifiers of 2013 Junior Eurovision Song Contest (JESC). Four females and two males were selected out of 22 participants. The selected children are: Mariam Shavladze, ...
  • Junior Eurovision: Listen to the Ukranian finalists!
    The Ukranian representative will be decided next Friday! In the meantime, NTU is broadcasting some special reports about preparations and selection procedures. The internal semi-final was broadcasted yesterday afternoon and all videos are available to watch on-line. Live performances and some stud...
  • Junior Eurovision: Dutch final titles and snippets available
    Junior Songfestival finalists’ preparations are in full swing, final versions and videoclips are almost ready! After several auditions, 8 finalists were chosen to take part in the Junior Eurovision oldest preselection. All performers have spent the month of July working hard on their final s...
  • Junior Eurovision 2013 to award the top Three!
    Little tweaks to the Junior Eurovision Song Contest format are set to be introduced at this year’s contest. The first one we can reveal is that it will not only be the winner in the focus but the full top three. “We have a Steering Group that is revamping the contest to take it into [&...

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