Måns brings the Heroes Tour to London

  As the winners tour concluded last night in Copenhagen.  Let’s have a look at some of the great moments that Måns gave us.  Back on the London leg of the tour, just outside London’s West End at the gay venue, Heaven, Måns delivered a very intimate concert to a massive crowd.  Performing most of […]

Latvia Gives Roy a Treat

It seems that Aminata Savadogo, who is representing Latvia, has certainly provided Roy van der Merwe with a rare treat. Aminata has posted a video on her site where she sings a line of her song in a number of languages and we have to try and identify the languages she uses. This is a […]

Flag Socks

People celebrate Eurovision in all sorts of crazy ways. They get tattooed, they get their finger nails painted with their favourite countries on each finger, they get their hair dyed, face painted. Well here is another crazy way to celebrate. Roy has discovered Wivian Kristiansen and her way of celebrating is to produce tons of […]

Look Who Else Dropped In!

More people dropping in and meeting the team working on the Fan Desk every minute. This time Nadav Guedj representing Israel says Hi and greets the boys and signs the odd autograph. Thanks for the photos, Daniel, President of OGAE Israel.

Mozart Award Announced

Eurovision Radio International today launched a new Eurovision Award, to be known as ‘The Mozart Award’ marking both the 60th Eurovision Song Contest in Vienna and the concept of ‘Building Bridges’ between the Adult Contest, and its much younger sibling, the Junior Eurovision Song Contest. Radio International’s founder and regular show host Jürgen Börning, known […]


In 1 week, we will have a new Eurovision winner and if you are a true Eurovision fan, you will already have a list of your favourites for this year. If you haven’t made up your mind yet, you can have a look at the videos of the songs (you can find them all here). […]

Look Who Appears in Austria’s Largest Newpaper

I have got hold of a copy of the Austrian National Newspaper, “Kronen Zeitung” and look who appeared in a feature they did on Eurovision this week. Roy was busy, but not too busy to stop for a quick photo opportunity to get some national coverage. Well done, Roy!

Paying Tribute to Udo Jurgens

Today, one of OGAE Rest of the World’s newest members, Eduard Romanyuta, who is representing Moldova in this year’s Eurovision Song Contest, paid tribute to a past star of Eurovision. We captured him at the Eurovision Wall in Vienna at the section dedicated to Udo Jurgens, the great Austrian Eurovision star who passed away recently. […]

Presentation to Mans Zelmerlow

Big day today at the Stadthalle as Richard Thiele and Andrew Pentecost got to meet Man Zelmerlow during his press conference and present him with the Heroes Messages from the OGAE Rest of the World fans and their Gift Bag with Post Card from Roger Armistead-Rainey and the Covers CD Roy van der Merwe had […]

Boggie Sings with First Class Stars in Vienna

Vienna State Opera and ORF will host a grand gala concert “Pop meets Opera” only two days before the Eurovision Song Contest semi-finals on 17 May 2015. The opportunity is a great honour and acknowledgement for Boggie as only five ESC singers and Austrian representative Conchita Wurst is invited to perform at the concert. Placido […]