Everything is getting closer, Junior Eurovision is 26 days away (Adult is 215), the National Finals are starting to fill up the diary, submission periods are open, and the whole Song Contest machine is starting to catch fire for another year! Ewan rounds up the news in another Insight podcast.
This week the BBC opened up the UK 2015 entry to online submissions. Ewan Spence examines the tweaked process to ask why the BBC has changed tack, and can it discover a solid entry?
Any Eurovision fan on Mark Zuckerberg’s social network will by now have been tagged in the ‘Top Eurovision Songs’ meme. it’s another meme-chain, and yes, Facebook is likely to be mining all this data to sell you music in the near future, but it’s fascinating to me on another level.