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Softengine For Finland

Tonight, at a special live television broadcast from the Barona Areena in Espoo, Finland has decided to send Softengine to represent the country in Copenhagen with the song “Something better” Eight finalists competed for the chance to take part in Eurovision 2014. The winning song received a total of 38 points appointed by a professional jury while we’re still awaiting …

Iceland: Semi Final 1 results

5 Songs were fighting for one of the two Final spots in Iceland and the two lucky acts moving on are Greta Mjöll Samúelsdóttir with”Eftir eitt lag” and Gissur Páll Gissurarson with “Von”. They will be joined by two more songs from the second Semi which will take place next week. The Final is scheduled for February 15th. Listen to …

Melodifestivalen: Semi Final 1 Results

Tonight the first semi-final of the Swedish Melodifestivalen was held.  Two acts from this semi-final were voted directly into the final whilst another two were selected to try again in the second chance round on March 1st. There were 8 acts in tonight’s semi-final and they were: YOHIO – To the end Mahan Moin – Aleo Linus Svenning – Bröder Elisa Lindström – Casanova Alvaro Estrella – Bedroom Ellen Benediktson – Songbird …

Moldova: 24 Semi-finalists Chosen

To kick off today’s Super Saturday, Moldova’s national broadcaster TeleRadio-Moldova chose 24 entries to go through to their national selection. There were a total of 64 entries submitted, all of which competed in an audition in front of a panel of judges. The audition was livestreamed with technical difficulties, but the judges nevertheless chose the two dozen songs fighting for the …

Big Saturday: Seven Shows – One Night #JoinUs

Tonight seems to be the unofficial beginning of the 2014 Eurovision Song Contest National Final Season! For the last few months countries have been whittling songs down and selecting entries for the upcoming contest which will be held in Copenhagen in May. But, tonight is where we will see a number of songs being selected, as well as a number …

Latvia’s National Selection Will Use Online Voting

The first semi-final for Latvia’s national selection will take place Saturday, February 1; the second will be February 2nd.  A total of 24 songs are competing to represent Latvia in Copenhagen.  Each semi-final will have 12 songs, with six advancing to the final on February 22nd. Notably, Latvia’s semi-finals this year allows viewers to cast votes online.  The public can …

Israel: song titles and Grand Final details revealed

In a meeting held today, the special committee by the Israeli Broadcasting Association (IBA) selected 3 songs which will compete in the Israeli pre-selection.  87 songs were submitted and reviewed by a panel of experts that included several music industry professionals.  Among the 3 songs is one submitted by the Israeli representative for Copenhagen, Mei Finegold. Mei Fingold performs in the …

Sweden: First rehearsal & one-minute-clips

After a full day with the first rehearsals of Melodifestivalen 2014 SVT just released one-minute clips of all the songs in semi-final one. Yohio is going all out with a show of fireballs and dangerous moves around the stage. In an interview direct after the first rehearsal he states that it’s a dangerous number but he does feel a lot …

Germany: First song snippets online

Germany is once again opting for a National Final and the first song snippets for “Unser Star fuer Daenemark” are available online. Eight acts are taking part of which seven have already been chosen. The eights act joining the lineup will be decided on February 27th during a special Eurovision Club concert which will be broadcast live online on eurovision.tv …

More Eurovision tickets to go on Sale Jan 31st

The second round of ticket sales for the Eurovision Song Contest 2014 in Copenhagen, Denmark is about to kick off. On January 31st, 2014 at 10:00 CET the Danish website billetlugen.dk who is in charge of ticket sale,  will give you the ability to purchase tickets for all shows including dress rehearsals, Semi Finals and the Grand Finale. As we previously …

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