November 23rd, 2021 | Season 5 | 44 mins 50 secs
albania, austria, czech republic, estonia, georgia, iceland, norway, spain, turkey, united kingdom
The dreaded Nul Points visited Rotterdam at Eurovision this year. We take a look at the sordid history of the dubious distinction.
January 5th, 2021 | Season 4 | 38 mins 3 secs
albania, belarus, croatia, cyprus, iceland, ireland, israel, italy, lithuania, san marino, serbia, slovenia, spain, sweden, turkey
From Albania's FiK selection to Senhit's latest disco cover to the results of ESC 250, we discuss a lot of Eurovision news from over the holidays.
November 17th, 2020 | Season 4 | 50 mins 5 secs
albania, belgium, estonia, germany, israel, turkey
Turkey was last at Eurovision in 2012. We take this opportunity to comb through its history and gobble up any information we can find.
September 15th, 2020 | Season 4 | 29 mins 39 secs
belgium, bulgaria, estonia, hungary, ireland, israel, italy, malta, moldova, north macedonia, norway, romania, russia, san marino, slovenia, sweden, switzerland, turkey
Ben flies solo again with another audio essay, this time looking into performers who made double, triple, and even quadruple visits to the Eurovision stage.
June 3rd, 2020 | Season 3 | 47 mins 32 secs
australia, cyprus, germany, italy, latvia, netherlands, sweden, turkey
The 2020 Eurovision Song Contest did not happen. We discuss three Eurovision-adjacent song contests that did happen in the first half of 2020.
December 3rd, 2019 | Season 3 | 34 mins 29 secs
australia, bulgaria, cyprus, estonia, france, hungary, russia, spain, sweden, turkey
Hungary's reasons for withdrawing from Eurovision sound similar to Turkey's. What else do the two countries have in common?
September 24th, 2019 | Season 3 | 24 mins 30 secs
iceland, ireland, morocco, spain, turkey, united kingdom
Remember that time Morocco competed at the Eurovision Song Contest? We don't since neither of us existed at the time. Let's learn about it together!
August 13th, 2019 | Season 2 | 33 mins 53 secs
germany, iceland, netherlands, turkey, united kingdom
Nothing courts Eurovision controversy quite like the juries. We journey back to 1997 when the introduction of the televote made the juries A Thing.