Tag Archives: 1980 Eurovision Song Contest

ABSCHIED IST EIN BISSCHEN WIE STERBEN – KATJA EBSTEIN 5 song composed by Ralph Siegel

KATJA EBSTEIN represented GERMANY 3 times at the Eurovision song contest, 1970, 1971 and 1980. Only in 1980 she sang a song composed by Ralph Siegel and it ended in second place. Continue reading ABSCHIED IST EIN BISSCHEN WIE STERBEN – KATJA EBSTEIN 5 song composed by Ralph Siegel

MEMORIES ARE MADE OF THIS – EUROVISION 1980

Morten Thomassen from Norway decided to write about some of his memories of Eurovision and the Norwegian Eurovision selection. ESC Covers again will publish it after google translating it from Norwegian to English. Continue reading MEMORIES ARE MADE OF THIS – EUROVISION 1980

R S G SERIES ON THE SONGS FROM THE EUROVISION SONG CONTEST – episode 8

The 8th episode started at 18.10 on Sunday 20 August. Elsje van Jaarsveld presented it while Ilse Schurmann wrote the text and produced the show. Technical production is by Wihan Nel. Continue reading R S G SERIES ON THE SONGS FROM THE EUROVISION SONG CONTEST – episode 8

MORE THAN JUST THEIR EUROVISION SONG – DER STERN VON MYKONOS – KATJA EBSTEIN

ESC Covers have started a new series where we look at one song by a Eurovision artist that is not their Eurovision entry. Some artists have really a lot of other good songs. Continue reading MORE THAN JUST THEIR EUROVISION SONG – DER STERN VON MYKONOS – KATJA EBSTEIN

Anna Vissi releases new song ‘Eínai Asteío’

Anna Vissi has released her latest single entitled Eínai Asteío (It’s funny). It is a quite catchy and quirky song sung in Greek. There is nice use of brass instuments including a trombone and trumpet too.

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R S G SERIES ON THE SONGS FROM THE EUROVISION SONG CONTEST – episode 1

The first episode of the R S G (radio sonder grense) series started after 6 pm on Sunday 2 July. Elsje van Jaarsveld presented it while Ilse Schurmann wrote the text and produced the show. Continue reading R S G SERIES ON THE SONGS FROM THE EUROVISION SONG CONTEST – episode 1

EUROVISION ARTISTS COVERING SONGS OF THE BEATLES – A HARD DAY’S NIGHT – KATJA EBSTEIN

With Eurovision 2023 taking place in Liverpool, the United Kingdom, and Liverpool is the home of the very successful group THE BEATLES, ESC Covers are looking into a couple of Beatle songs covered by Eurovision artists. Continue reading EUROVISION ARTISTS COVERING SONGS OF THE BEATLES – A HARD DAY’S NIGHT – KATJA EBSTEIN

VALENTINE 2023 – LOVE ENOUGH FOR TWO – PRIMA DONNA

For 2023 Eurovision South Africa will post 7 Valentine songs (songs that include the word LOVE). ESC Dublin from Amsterdam will also post 7 Valentine songs (songs that include the word LIEFDE or LIEBE). The total of 14 songs will be published at ONE A DAY with the 14th song published on the 14th of February. Continue reading VALENTINE 2023 – LOVE ENOUGH FOR TWO – PRIMA DONNA