Aussievision - Eurovision from Down Under

Aussievision

Aussievision is a podcast dedicated to all things Eurovision. Mike and Dale bring you weekly shows through the national final season right up to the Grand Final. We’ll go through the latest news, the songs in the running and anything else happening – all from a slightly cheeky Australian perspective.

All Episodes

In a huge week we cover the first Eurovision song of the season from Bulgaria, today's results from Eesti Laul in Estonia, touch on the songs released for Albania's national final, discuss the artists announced for Sanremo in Italy and Melodifestivalen in Sweden and finish with a portion of our interview with Australia Decides artist Sheldon Riley. Patreon: https://www.patreon.com/aussievision

Dec 5

44 min 8 sec

We run through the three acts announced for Australia Decides, the results of this morning's Eesti Laul quarter-final in Estonia, the Eurovision artist announcement from Bulgaria and the first 14 Melfest participants in Sweden. Patreon: https://www.patreon.com/aussievision

Nov 28

29 min 45 sec

We run through the first national final of the season - quarter-final 1 from Estonia's Eesti Laul! Plus we discuss Circus Mircus from Georgia, chat through the upcoming Australia Decides artist announcements, as well as Eurovision Again and the upcoming Junior Eurovision Song Contest. Thank you to our patreon patrons! Subscribe as an Aussievision patron at: https://www.patreon.com/aussievision

Nov 21

29 min 30 sec

We take a look at the week's Eurovision news including artist announcements for FiK in Albania, the results of our National Final Countdown and details from the American Song Contest. We also look ahead to the first national final of the season in Estonia. Patreon: https://www.patreon.com/aussievision

Nov 14

13 min 3 sec

We go through the weekly news plus all the upcoming nationals finals for 2022 and see which countries are changing their approach. We also touch on Belgium's entrant, UK's change of direction and chat with Australia Decides songwriter Jude York. Full Jude York interview and subscriptions available on Patreon: https://www.patreon.com/aussievision National Final Countdown details: https://www.aussievision.net/post/top-100-national-final-songs-to-be-counted-down-on-escape-radio

Nov 8

31 min 17 sec

With three artists announced for Australia Decides this week, we thought we better start the Aussievision podcast season! We run through that Australian plus cover the big news over the off-season plus chat to Alfie Arcuri about his New Wave contest experience in Russia. This year we have started a Patreon for bonus content and more listener involvement. Head to https://www.patreon.com/aussievision for details!

Oct 31

27 min 9 sec

We wrap up the Eurovision 2021 season, from the fall-out from last week to the entire national final season including our favourite tracks. Albania https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Q2lJkqfTC6I Norway https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=k2GhmQg-pLU France https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=c9ASxUBDryc Sweden https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=W22baUqdi5Q Italy https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ksTDwL45sO0 Mike's song: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=h_vTiBoMGK4 Dale's song: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=cFAtUbi7a8w Final song: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Ul2ie4_P-BA

May 30

36 min 19 sec

We go through Eurovision 2021 in detail including the show, what the top results told us, voting patterns, who did well, who didn't and how Australia went. For Ellie's "Every Eurovision Result Ever Tea Towel 1956-2021" visit http://www.totallyflagulous.com/

May 26

33 min 47 sec

We run through each song of the Eurovision Grand Final in the order they came.

May 23

28 min 40 sec

We go through all 26 songs in the Eurovision Grand Final, rate their chances and predict exactly where they will finish.

May 22

50 min 30 sec

We go through the results of semi-final 2 - who got through, who missed out and who got robbed! Support Aussievision at: ko-fi.com/aussievisionnet

May 20

16 min 58 sec

We review the jury show of semi-final 2. We run through all songs in running order to see who nailed it, who lifted and who may have struggled. Support Aussievision at: ko-fi.com/aussievisionnet

May 19

16 min 32 sec

We go through the results of semi-final 1, the show, Australia missing out, who qualified and who didn't. Support Aussievision at: ko-fi.com/aussievisionnet

May 18

16 min 17 sec

We review the jury show of semi-final 1. Who smashed it, who lifted and who may have struggled? Support Aussievision at: https://ko-fi.com/aussievisionnet

May 17

9 min 44 sec

Who is going to win the Contest? We take a look at the top contenders as well as the dark horses and ones to watch heading into Eurovision Week! We also touch on our friends and allies and pick a surprise each. Support Aussievision at: https://ko-fi.com/aussievisionnet

May 16

39 min 16 sec

We run through the Aussievision team's predictions of who will definitely qualify for the Grand Final from the second semi-final as well as who is borderline and who is definitely out. Support Aussievision at: ko-fi.com/aussievisionnet

May 15

24 min 54 sec

We run through the Aussievision team's predictions of who will qualify for the final, who is borderline and who is definitely out. Support Aussievision at: ko-fi.com/aussievisionnet

May 15

18 min 27 sec

We run through the rehearsals from the Big 5 nations France, Germany, Italy, Spain and the United Kingdom plus hosts The Netherlands. Support Aussievision at: ko-fi.com/aussievisionnet

May 14

13 min 20 sec

We review the rehearsals of semi-final 2 and pick out which countries stood out, which struggled and which delivered around what we expected. Support Aussievision at: ko-fi.com/aussievisionnet

May 12

20 min 58 sec

We review the rehearsals of semi-final 1 and pick out which countries stood out, which struggled and which delivered around what we expected. Support Aussievision at: ko-fi.com/aussievisionnet

May 10

18 min 50 sec

We review and rank 'Tout l'univers' by Gjon's Tears for Switzerland. We go through the pros and the drawbacks of the song, get the Aussievision team's rankings and critiques and finish off with the personal wrap and rank from Dale and Mike.

May 4

15 min 34 sec

We review and rank Serbia's Eurovision 2021 song 'Loco Loco' by Hurricane. We go through the pros and the drawbacks of the song, get the Aussievision team's rankings and critiques and finish off with the personal wrap and rank from Dale and Mike.

May 4

12 min 55 sec

We review and rank Senhit's song for San Marino at Eurovision 2021, 'Andrenalina'. We go through the pros and the drawbacks of the song, get the Aussievision team's rankings and critiques and finish off with the personal wrap and rank from Dale and Mike.

May 2

12 min 50 sec

We review and rank Portugal's Eurovision 2021 entry 'Love is on My Side' by The Black Mamba. We go through the pros and the drawbacks of the song, get the Aussievision team's rankings and critiques and finish off with the personal wrap and rank from Dale and Mike.

May 2

13 min 4 sec

We review and rank 'The Ride' by Rafał, Poland's Eurovision 2021 entry. We go through the pros and the drawbacks of the song, get the Aussievision team's rankings and critiques and finish off with the personal wrap and rank from Dale and Mike.

May 2

11 min 13 sec

We review and rank Moldova's Eurovision 2021 entry 'Sugar' by Natalia Gordienko. We go through the pros and the drawbacks of the song, get the Aussievision team's rankings and critiques and finish off with the personal wrap and rank from Dale and Mike.

Apr 30

12 min 55 sec

We review and rank the Eurovision 2021 entry for Latvia, 'The Moon is Rising' by Samanta Tina. We go through the pros and the drawbacks of the song, get the Aussievision team's rankings and critiques and finish off with the personal wrap and rank from Dale and Mike.

Apr 30

16 min 1 sec

We review and rank Iceland's Eurovision 2021 entry '10 Years' by Daði & Gagnamagnið. We go through the pros and the drawbacks of the song, get the Aussievision team's rankings and critiques and finish off with the personal wrap and rank from Dale and Mike.

Apr 30

12 min 15 sec

We review and rank 'Last Dance' by Stefania, the Greek entry for Eurovision 2021. We go through the pros and the drawbacks of the song, get the Aussievision team's rankings and critiques and finish off with the personal wrap and rank from Dale and Mike.

Apr 30

12 min 29 sec

We review and rank Finland's Eurovision 2021 entry 'Dark Side' by Blind Channel. We go through the pros and the drawbacks of the song, get the Aussievision team's rankings and critiques and finish off with the personal wrap and rank from Dale and Mike.

Apr 28

14 min 27 sec

We review and rank Tornike Kipiani's Eurovision 2021 song, 'You' for Georgia. We go through the pros and the drawbacks of the song, get the Aussievision team's rankings and critiques and finish off with the personal wrap and rank from Dale and Mike.

Apr 28

14 min 35 sec

We review and rank Uku Suviste's Eurovision 2021 song, 'The Lucky One' for Estonia. We go through the pros and the drawbacks of the song, get the Aussievision team's rankings and critiques and finish off with the personal wrap and rank from Dale and Mike.

Apr 25

11 min 35 sec

We review and rank Fyr & Flamme - 'Øve os på hinanden' for Denmark. We go through the pros and the drawbacks of the song, get the Aussievision team's rankings and critiques and finish off with the personal wrap and rank from Dale and Mike.

Apr 25

12 min 43 sec

We review and rank Czech Republic's Eurovision 2021 entry 'Omaga' by Benny Cristo. We go through the pros and the drawbacks of the song, get the Aussievision team's rankings and critiques and finish off with the personal wrap and rank from Dale and Mike.

Apr 25

11 min 47 sec

We review and rank 'Growing up is getting old' by VICTORIA for Bulgaria. We go through the pros and the drawbacks of the song, get the Aussievision team's rankings and critiques and finish off with the personal wrap and rank from Dale and Mike.

Apr 25

12 min 58 sec

We talk to Head of Delegation Josh Martin from SBS and the Creative Director Paul Clarke from Blink TV about the decision not to go to Rotterdam, the live-on-tape recording, the process of selecting 'Technicolour' and the future of Australia Decides and Australia in Eurovision.

Apr 23

29 min 56 sec

We review and rank 'Amen' by Vincent Bueno for Austria. We go through the pros and the drawbacks of the song, get the Aussievision team's rankings and critiques and finish off with the personal wrap and rank from Dale and Mike.

Apr 11

17 min 53 sec

We review and rank 'Karma', the Albanian Eurovision entry by Anxhela Peristeri. We go through the pros and the drawbacks of the song, get the Aussievision team's rankings and critiques and finish off with the personal wrap and rank from Dale and Mike.

Apr 11

18 min 28 sec

We review and rank Go_A's song 'SHUM' for Ukraine. We go through the pros and the drawbacks of the song, get the Aussievision team's rankings and critiques and finish off with the personal wrap and rank from Dale and Mike.

Apr 11

17 min 10 sec

We review and rank Sweden's 2021 entry 'Voices' by Tusse. We go through the pros and the drawbacks of the song, get the Aussievision team's rankings and critiques and finish off with the personal wrap and rank from Dale and Mike.

Apr 11

17 min 7 sec

We review and rank Slovenia's Eurovision 2021 entry 'Amen' by Ana Soklič . We go through the pros and the drawbacks of the song, get the Aussievision team's rankings and critiques and finish off with the personal wrap and rank from Dale and Mike.

Apr 7

15 min 41 sec

In our 250th recorded episode we review and rank Russia's Eurovision entry 'Russian Woman' by Manizha. We go through the pros and the drawbacks of the song, get the Aussievision team's rankings and critiques and finish off with the personal wrap and rank from Dale and Mike.

Apr 7

16 min 17 sec

We review and rank Roxen's song for Romania, 'Amnesia'. a. We go through the pros and the drawbacks of the song, get the Aussievision team's rankings and critiques and finish off with the personal wrap and rank from Dale and Mike.

Apr 7

14 min 46 sec

We review and rank Norway's Eurovision 2021 entry 'Fallen Angel' by TIX. We go through the pros and the drawbacks of the song, get the Aussievision team's rankings and critiques and finish off with the personal wrap and rank from Dale and Mike.

Apr 7

16 min 32 sec

We review and rank Vasil's song 'Here I Stand' for North Macedonia. We go through the pros and the drawbacks of the song, get the Aussievision team's rankings and critiques and finish off with the personal wrap and rank from Dale and Mike.

Apr 5

14 min

We review and rank Malta's Eurovision 2021 entry 'Je me casse' by Destiny. We go through the pros and the drawbacks of the song, get the Aussievision team's rankings and critiques and finish off with the personal wrap and rank from Dale and Mike.

Apr 5

16 min 31 sec

We review and rank 'Discoteque' by The Roop - Lithuania's Eurovision entry for 2021. We go through the pros and the drawbacks of the song, get the Aussievision team's rankings and critiques and finish off with the personal wrap and rank from Dale and Mike.

Apr 5

17 min 48 sec

We review and rank Israel's entry for 2021 - 'Set Me Free' by Eden Alene. We go through the pros and the drawbacks, get the Aussievision team's rankings and critiques and finish off with the personal wrap and rank from Dale and Mike.

Apr 5

12 min 48 sec

We review and rank Ireland's entry for 2021 'Maps' from Lesley Roy. We go through the pros and the drawbacks, get the Aussievision team's rankings and critiques and finish off with the personal wrap and rank from Dale and Mike.

Mar 31

15 min 35 sec

We review and rank 'El Diablo' from Elena Tsagrinou representing Cyprus. We go through the pros and the drawbacks, get the Aussievision team's rankings and critiques and finish off with the personal wrap and rank from Dale and Mike.

Mar 31

16 min 11 sec