I’m a forty-something (okay, approaching fifty-something) from Sydney, Australia who works in radio. My passions include: radio, travel, genealogy, music, art, theatre, food, wine, and technology. I love many things Swedish, and I am learning Swedish. Click on the photo above to read more.
Due to some scheduling conflicts, we ended up watching the sbs coverage of the final, but next year we will definitely make plans to watch a live feed (or at least a stream). After really enjoying the minimalist website version of the semi-final, I found myself increasingly irritated by the Julia and Sam commentary and their interviews with the performers. I […]
Hi James The interval act for me was a real highlight. I was in Town Hall Square in Copenhagen when they won and it is a real once in a lifetime experience. The crowd were in a great mood from seeing the show and then to win really sent them over the top.
I forgot to mention one fab thing about the Eurovision Party we attended was chatting for a while about the Swedish barman. We chatted about how fantastic Petra Mede was, and he mentioned in particular the lyrics for the interval act. Here they are... http://www.mathesonbayley.com/ The Interval Act of the 2013 Eurovision Song Contest Lyric: Matheson Bayley, […]
Getting up at 5.00am this morning was difficult but well worth it. Petra Mede was such a great choice to host - warm, funny, clever. The interval act she performed was a classic with so many clever one-liners.