Episode 165



August 9th, 2022

26 mins 6 secs

Season 5

Your Hosts

About this Episode

How did the first Eurovision Song Contest telecast come about in 1956? We talk about coronations, cattle calls, and continental broadcasting in this week's episode.

Lugano Summary

  • Host city when? Bid Process Edition (1:21)
  • Snap Status (2:55)
  • Cosa Sta Facendo Måneskin: VMAs Edition (3:54)
  • Hooverphonic for Brussels Airlines (6:40)
  • History of Eurovision: 1930 Onward (10:34)
  • The European Television Season (14:53)
  • The Birth of Eurovision (18:29)
  • Eurovision History as Broadcasting History (24:32)


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