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ESC Pulse Article: Eurovision 2018 Semi 2 Predictions

Olá! It’s that time of year again. The second jury rehearsal has been done and dusted, and now it’s time to bite the bullet and try and deduct who’s going to be getting a flight home tomorrow.

John was in the arena for the jury rehearsal, and Kylie is making her predictions based on rehearsal footage and word from reliable sources on the ground. Will that affect their accuracy in picking our ten qualifiers? Let’s find out…

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ESC Pulse Podcast: ESC 2018 Review – Semi 2 (part 2)

The fourth of five shows reviewing the songs competing in the 2018 Eurovision Song Contest. This week, we have Paul Klur of Bruce Reviews Music joining us as our fourth special guest judge as we look at the songs in the second half of Semi-final 2.

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ESC Pulse Podcast: National Finals 2018 – Episode #2

The team finally get it together to catch up on the national finals they’ve missed, resulting in entries from France, Spain, Czech Republic, Malta and Switzerland.

They also preview national finals from the UK (eek!), Denmark and, very briefly, Italy. The semi-final allocation draw also gets dissected.

There’s also the usual news update, the ESC Prediction Head-To-Head, and the team answer listener’s questions.

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ESC Pulse Podcast: Junior ESC 2017 Review (Part 1)

The first of two shows with special guest judge Elliot Harris from Eurovoxx, where the team look at the songs competing in the 2017 Junior Eurovision Song Contest taking place in Tbilisi, Georgia.

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ESC Pulse Article: Eurovision 2017 Semi 2 Predictions

Здравствуйте! Time for the second round. The second jury rehearsal has been done and dusted, half the scores are in, and now we have the impossible task of trying to deduct who will be getting a flight home on Friday morning.

Kylie watched the jury rehearsal on the screens in the press centre, while John was in the arena to take in the live experience. Let’s see if and how their opinions are affected…

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ESC Pulse Podcast: ESC 2017 Review – Semi 2 (part 1)

The third of five shows reviewing the songs competing in the 2017 Eurovision Song Contest. This week, we have our Slovenian friend Simon J joining us as our third special guest judge as we look at the songs in the first half of Semi-final 2.

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ESC Pulse Podcast: National Finals 2017 – Episode #7

Kylie has a rant about what she perceives to be a low quality national season as we preview finals in Slovenia, Ukraine, Denmark, Moldova and Latvia. We also have our weekly news updates, plus we answer listener’s questions.

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ESC Pulse Podcast: National Finals 2017 – Episode #6

A lot of monkey-ing (or rather, gorilla-ing) around this week as we discuss a new Eurovision “meme”, we have a surprise from the French and we preview national finals in Hungary, Malta and (briefly) Poland. We also have our weekly news updates, plus we answer listener’s questions.

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ESC Pulse Article: Junior Eurovision 2016 Predictions

Bonswa! That’s ‘hello’ in Maltese if you’re reading this in the afternoon, if you’re reading in the morning, then it’s “bonġu”!

The jury rehearsal for this year’s Junior Eurovision has come and gone, and most of the scores are now being decided as we speak. So, with Kylie on the ground and John back in the UK keeping an eye on the news, will they agree on the eventual result?

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