The History of Byzantium
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This wonderfully rich and well researched story telling has been a pleasure to listen to recently.
There are a lot of unfamiliar names for people and places but if you let yourself go with the flow …

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Eurovision Song Contest 2009 – FYR Macedonia
1/5/09 – 22:22 | No Comment
Eurovision Song Contest 2009 – FYR Macedonia

The Macedonian entry looks like a Bon Jovi tribute band from the 80’s however the look doesn’t detract from the enthusiam of the singers Next Time and their song, “Neshto Shto Ke Ostane”.

Eurovision Song Contest 2009 – Iceland
1/5/09 – 22:00 | No Comment
Eurovision Song Contest 2009 – Iceland

Iceland! Land of fire, ice and beautiful women singing with huge smiles. Can’t help but fault the traditional sound of Eurovision in this one!

Eurovision Song Contest 2009 – Bulgaria
1/5/09 – 21:00 | One Comment
Eurovision Song Contest 2009 – Bulgaria

Blimey! Now this is a bit dramatic. Swords, horses, mythical knights. Can’t help but admire the attempt. I wonder how this will translate to the stage in Moscow? Will they bring the horse on stage?

Eurovision Song Contest 2009 – Turkey
1/5/09 – 19:00 | No Comment
Eurovision Song Contest 2009 – Turkey

Turkey’s desires to join the European Union have stalled for many reasons over the years but its still at it’s heart a European country since pre Roman times. A frequent participate to the contest, this year’s entry is “Düm Tek Tek” by Hadise. You can’t help but admire the pretty ladies 🙂

Eurovision Song Contest 2009 – Switzerland
1/5/09 – 07:05 | No Comment
Eurovision Song Contest 2009 – Switzerland

There isn’t much people don’t know about Switzerland. The country is famous for many things; chocolate, clocks, sking, highest gun ownership in the world, and fantastic scenery.

Eurovision Song Contest 2009 – Andorra
1/5/09 – 06:00 | No Comment
Eurovision Song Contest 2009 – Andorra

Little Andorra isn’t somewhere you hear about in daily conversation. Tucked down there on the Pyrennes. Blink and you could miss it on your way from France to Spain. However this little principality has its own offering to this year’s contests.