ESC Pulse Podcast: ESC 2016 Review – Semi 1 (part 2)

The second of five shows reviewing the songs competing in the 2016 Eurovision Song Contest. In this episode, we look at the songs in the second half of Semi 1, plus San Marino.

The songs reviewed in this episode:

  • San Marino: Serhat – “I Didn’t Know”
  • Austria: Zoë – “Loin d’ici”
  • Azerbaijan: Samra – “Miracle”
  • Bosnia & Herzegovina: Dalal & Deen feat. Ana Rucner & Jala – “Ljubav je”
  • Cyprus: Minus One – “Alter Ego”
  • Czech Republic: Gabriela Gunčíková – “I Stand”
  • Estonia: Jüri Pootsmann – “Play”
  • Iceland: Greta Salóme – “Hear Them Calling”
  • Malta: Ira Losco – “Walk On Water”
  • Montenegro: Highway – “The Real Thing”

The “public vote” was given by our friends at and our online Google Docs poll.


Author: Kylie Wilson

Editor-in-chief of ESC Pulse. A British-New Zealander who's an unashamed Norwegophile, has watched Eurovision every year since 1999, and is not afraid to speak her mind and step outside the general consensus.

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