EUROVISION 2016 SONG REVIEWS – CYPRUS

Song 30: CYPRUS (21st in the grand final : 96 points) Artist: Minus One Song: Alter Ego Music and Lyric: Minus One, Thomas G:son

CD REVIEW – SOMMER SO by HENRY VAN DYK

A review of the brand new CD of HENRY VAN DYK 01 – MY HART SE WENS (My heart’s wish) A song Henry composed himself and it is very good, it brings out his voice well and it has a good melody 02 – DIS WAT WARE LIEFDE MAAK (This is what makes true love) […]

STOCKHOLM EVENTS

STOCKHOLM EVENTS Some members have suggested that we try and put all events in STOCKHOLM in one place so those going to Eurovision can see it instantly and plan their days in Stockholm according to that. EUROCLUB There will be events on a daily basis but as it will probably be just for people with […]

R O W TOP SONGS – EUPHORIA

For the 4th year in a row, OGAE members voted this as the best song. I do like it, as I am a Thomas Gson fan but EUPHORIA by LOREEN is by no means my top song – with such a title you would expect much more energy and joy. But this Eurovision winner of […]

Cyprus go for rock in 2016 with Minus One

The public broadcaster CyBC has announced that the rock band Minus One will represent Cyprus at the 2016 Eurovision Song Contest in Sweden. The band are very popular in Cyprus and actually took part in the Eurovision selection in 2015 with the song Shine. The song will be composed by Eurovision veteran from Sweden Thomas […]

RIAAN GROBLER – NEW CD

Riaan Grobler has released a new CD and on it is the song MI AMORE, originally sung by Tina & Rene in the Danish 2015 Eurovision selection. The song is composed by Thomas Gson and Henrik Sethsson, On the CD Riaan sings it in duet with Rinel Day.

THIRD GAME FOR POINTS

You have to pretend to be the head of delegation of Moldova. You have seen the success felloe CIS country GEORGIA had with songs composed by Swedish composer Thomas Gson (Waterfall and Warior) and so your idea is to contact Thomas and ask him to compose a song for Moldova for 2016, seeing that Eurovision […]

MI AMORE

Riaan Grobler and Rinel Day recorded Mi amore of the Danish 2015 Eurovision selection and here is the cover. It should be available soon commercially.

VIVA LA MUSICA

Who remembers this song from the Polish selection one year? It is a Thomas Gson composition and one of my favourites. I also like the Swedish duo a lot and it is a pity they did not make it in Poland that year. Eurovision is all about music and so songs with music in the […]

EUROVISION 60th CELEBRATION – SONG 58 of 60

Now this is the 3rd last song and it is SPAIN, their 2007 entry I LOVE YOU MI VIDA sung by D’NASH. One of the composers is of course Thomas Gson who have composed more entries for SPAIN than for SWEDEN at Eurovision. The Afrikaans cover is by ANDRE MARTINEZ.