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ESC Pulse Podcast: National Finals 2021 – Episode #6

It’s the last National Final podcast of the year, and the team preview the final of Melodifestivalen and reflect on some of the songs we’ve lost in the season that we won’t get to see in May.

We also have our last weekly news roundup and answer some listeners questions.

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ESC Pulse Podcast: National Finals 2021 – Episode #5

This year’s Super Saturday is here! The team preview upcoming finals in Portugal, Estonia, Denmark, and Italy, as well as predict the Andra Chansen round in Sweden.

We also have our weekly news roundup and answer some listeners questions.

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ESC Pulse Podcast: Junior ESC 2020 Review

The team are joined by special guest judge Ann Squires of ESC Armchair to look at the songs competing in the 2020 Junior Eurovision Song Contest taking place in Warsaw, Poland.

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ESC Pulse Podcast: National Finals 2020 – Episode #6

National final season is over for 2020, and the team take time to reminisce over the highlights of the past six weeks and list the songs that will be sadly missed. There is also a brief discussion about how the current coronavirus pandemic could affect this year’s contest. We also have our last round of listener’s questions.

NOTE – since recording, the coronavirus situation has escalated further, but most of our comments on the situation still apply.

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ESC Pulse Podcast: National Finals 2020 – Episode #1

National final season is back! The team discuss the outcome of the past week’s semi finals and all the internally selected artists so far, as well as the branding for Rotterdam 2020 and the semi-final draw.

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ESC Pulse Podcast: Junior ESC 2019 Review (Part 1)

The first of two shows with special guest judge Emily Herbert from Eurovoix, where the team look at the songs competing in the 2019 Junior Eurovision Song Contest taking place in Gliwice-Silesia, Poland.

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ESC Pulse Podcast: Eurovision 2019 Final Reactions

The team mull over the final results a couple of days after the show, decode some of the crazy scores that were thrown out and try to quell some of the flames left in the aftermath.

NOTE: this podcast was recorded before the EBU’s revision of the Grand Final scores, and was mostly left intact.

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ESC Pulse Article: Eurovision 2019 Final Predictions

Shalom! This is it, it’s the big finale. The final jury rehearsal is done, half of the final scores are now decided. So now, it is time for the team to sit down and lay down their cards for what they think the final outcome will be…

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ESC Pulse Article: Eurovision 2019 Semi 2 Predictions

Shalom! It’s that time of year again. The first 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.

Neither of the team saw the TV feed and are making their 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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