Episode 236

"It's 5 to 11..."


July 2nd, 2024

37 mins 28 secs

Season 7

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About this Episode

On April 24, 1974, Portugal's Eurovision entry was used as a signal that would dismantle a dictatorship in Europe. In this episode, look back on the Carnation Revolution and Portugal's history both outside and inside the Eurovision Song Contest.

"It's 5 to 11..." Summary

  • Portugal at Eurovision (2:58)
  • A Brief History of Portugal's Politics (11:05)
  • April 24, 1974 (18:25)
  • April 26, 1974 (27:10)

Cover image by Tatjana from Pixabay


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