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Re: Eurovision 2017

Unread postby rxxli » 28th January, 2017, 4:03 pm

Jacketh wrote:On the BBC: It was nice that it was a bigger arena, on BBC 2, and it was good to see Alexander Rybak and, even The Vamps (who, I was surprisingly sat watching and considering 'why can't we send them :P) - I just wish they'd offer us more songs with more variety. Make the show 2 hours and give us 10 songs. C'mon.

I would love to see The Vamps on Eurovision. They are one of my favourite bands right now.

As for the UK entry... It is quite bland. Not a bad song, but nothing really worth mentioning.
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Re: Eurovision 2017

Unread postby Jacketh » 28th January, 2017, 4:09 pm

Finland just picked this.



Well this is turning into a depressing year.
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Re: Eurovision 2017

Unread postby TheBrunswickian » 28th January, 2017, 6:10 pm

well... you're right about it being a depressing year...
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Re: Eurovision 2017

Unread postby Vortex » 29th January, 2017, 3:39 am

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Though Finland has traditionally made bad choices for Eurovision. Like in 2000 when the Finnish people voted to send Nightwish but the committee over rode them and picked someone who has not gone on to sell 8 million records.
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Re: Eurovision 2017

Unread postby JuhO » 29th January, 2017, 5:19 am

Finland chose then one of the most boring performances.... The song is kinda okay (but still not the best of them)... I hoped that Club la Persé would have won, they had rly fun performance and good song too... :noway:
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Re: Eurovision 2017

Unread postby Unseasoned Chicken » 29th January, 2017, 7:04 am

I actually liked Lauri Yrjölä, song was pre catchy and he's cute.
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Re: Eurovision 2017

Unread postby TheBrunswickian » 6th February, 2017, 8:04 am

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Re: Eurovision 2017

Unread postby arriscig55 » 7th February, 2017, 12:44 am

Ω wrote:I just imagine Jack being livid that you made the thread instead of him robe pagne, its like the only interesting thing he does around here.

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Re: Eurovision 2017

Unread postby TheBrunswickian » 7th February, 2017, 5:27 am

arriscig55 wrote:
Ω wrote:I just imagine Jack being livid that you made the thread instead of him robe pagne, its like the only interesting thing he does around here.

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Re: Eurovision 2017

Unread postby TheBrunswickian » 11th February, 2017, 7:44 pm

France:



Germany:



Spain:

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Re: Eurovision 2017

Unread postby Tim. » 12th February, 2017, 4:51 am

I'm judging from the thumbnails lol, but none of them look enticing :wtc:
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Re: Eurovision 2017

Unread postby TheBrunswickian » 12th February, 2017, 5:44 am

Tim. wrote:I'm judging from the thumbnails lol, but none of them look enticing :wtc:

Germany: good but a ripoff of Titanium by David Guetta and Sia.
Spain: ehhhhh
France: [heart breaks in french]
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Re: Eurovision 2017

Unread postby Jacketh » 12th February, 2017, 5:57 am

10 songs so far and I'm kinda disappointed with the quality. France and Italy are the best imo.

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Re: Eurovision 2017

Unread postby Jacketh » 12th February, 2017, 11:08 am

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Re: Eurovision 2017

Unread postby rxxli » 12th February, 2017, 11:38 am

No cute boys spotted yet. This needs to be rectified as soon as possible.

Our selection begins on the 17th. And the winner will be decided on the 24th. Maja Keuc (one of our best entries so far) will be back. So at least I have high hopes that this year won't be a total flop.
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Re: Eurovision 2017

Unread postby rxxli » 18th February, 2017, 5:46 pm

The first two parts of our national selection were yesterday & today - the final is going to be next week. At least this year we have some better songs to choose from. And of course a crappy song will win yet again.

The whole thing was hosted by three slightly crazy women who took the piss out of everything. There was swearing, wanking gestures and they insulted pretty much every contestant with their jokes. Then they insulted the viewers as well. It was both cringe worthy and amusing. This would definitely not be allowed on prime time television on the national channel in most countries. :lol:

To the songs....

My favorite that got into the final:

(I am a sucker for cute boys of course)

I liked and got into the final category:




They are both a bit dated though and wouldn't do well.


Ok.

OMG how didn't this get into the final category:

They give me such a Nigtwish vibe and were my favourites. It's only natural that they didn't get into the final.


Slightly crazy, modern vibe with a cute singer on top.

We all need to remember one thing. I like them, which means that none of them will be selected.
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Re: Eurovision 2017

Unread postby TheBrunswickian » 19th February, 2017, 2:06 am

Hungary



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Re: Eurovision 2017

Unread postby rxxli » 24th February, 2017, 4:47 pm

Drum roll please... we did it again :facepalm:

I promised drama. And drama was delivered. I present to you... our winner:



Yes, I like the song. But it shouldn't have won. As always in this country, the jury voting pretty much fucked everything up. BQL got the most votes from televoting but yet barely got any votes from the juries. The flame war has already erupted over social media and it's pretty obvious why.

In other news... Jamala performed her song during the interval act.
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Re: Eurovision 2017

Unread postby scottnesss » 24th February, 2017, 4:48 pm

rxxli wrote:My favorite that got into the final:

(I am a sucker for cute boys of course)


Why did they not win?! :argh:
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Re: Eurovision 2017

Unread postby Tweener » 24th February, 2017, 4:53 pm

Poland picked this. It's meh, but vote for us! Image
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