KURT DARREN IN PERTH, AUSTRALIA

From our member KOHAN IKIN I made it to the Kurt Darren concert!  Only 5 minutes before it started, but it was lucky I was late, because I helped 4 gorgeous South African women on my bus find their way to the theater. (It’s really hard to find, but I know my way around because […]

LOOKING BACK AT COPENHAGEN 2014

As the preparations for Vienna 2015 are in full swing and more acts for this year’s contest are announced, let’s take a look at what Copenhagen offered those who were able to make it to the Danish city in May 2014. The Unforgettable Venue: It may have looked desolate from the outside, but it took […]

IS MELODIFESTIVALEN A SEVENTH WONDER?

Fred Medeiros, OGAE R OW member and our accredited journalist to the 2015 edition of Melodifestival recalls his first in 2008.   After visiting the last seven Melodifestivalen finals myself, I wonder what actually is it that keeps fans coming back for more. Is it the Schlager pop, is it the top quality productions or […]

MY 60 EUROVISION HIGHLIGHTS

MY 60 EUROVISION HIGHLIGHTS Here are my 60 highlights from Eurovision as we approach the 60th edition of the show 01 = 1968 – United Kingdom – Congratulations – Cliff Richard (It is my first memory of a Eurovision song. Such a catchy song and it should have won) 02 = 1970 – Ireland – […]