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We are a pair of Americans trying to make sense of the Eurovision Song Contest

We are a pair of Americans trying to make sense of the Eurovision Song Contest

Location:

United States

Description:

We are a pair of Americans trying to make sense of the Eurovision Song Contest

Twitter:

@eurowhat

Language:

English


Episodes

128: Bordspel

8/17/2021
Dave Steeves facilitates a play through of the Eurovision Song Contest Board Game. Mike en Ben verstaan de Nederlandse taal niet. 128: Bordspel Follow The EuroWhat? Podcast on your favorite podcast app and on Twitter @eurowhat

Duration:00:37:19

127: New Wave

8/3/2021
New Wave has been part of the music competition journey for many Eurovision contestants. We take a look at the contest's history. 127: New Wave Follow The EuroWhat? Podcast on your favorite podcast app and on Twitter @eurowhat

Duration:00:32:34

126: A Song Called Hate

7/20/2021
Film buff and Eurofan Evan Stewart joins us to discuss the Hatari documentary A Song Called Hate. 126: A Song Called Hate Follow The EuroWhat? Podcast on your favorite podcast app and on Twitter @eurowhat

Duration:00:38:20

125: The Discourse 2021

7/6/2021
Meredith Clark joins us to discuss some of the societal issues that Eurovision struggles to address in the fandom discourse. 125: The Discourse 2021 Follow The EuroWhat? Podcast on your favorite podcast app and on Twitter @eurowhat

Duration:00:28:32

124: It was the Elves

6/22/2021
Author Seanan McGuire joins us to explain how the elves helped Eurovision Song Contest: the Story of Fire Saga earn a Hugo nomination. 124: It was the Elves Follow The EuroWhat? Podcast on your favorite podcast app and on Twitter @eurowhat

Duration:00:31:29

123: Live on Tape

6/8/2021
Bre Booker joins us to discuss the pre-recorded Live on Tape performances from the 2021 Eurovision Song Celebration YouTube specials. 123: Live on Tape Follow The EuroWhat? Podcast on your favorite podcast app and on Twitter @eurowhat

Duration:00:39:46

122: Revised Head Canon

5/25/2021
Ryan's back! We help to provide a revised head canon to fill the gap between 2018 and 2021 and review this year's Eurovision Song Contest. 122: Revised Head Canon Follow The EuroWhat? Podcast on your favorite podcast app and on Twitter @eurowhat

Duration:00:40:23

121: Eurovision 2021 Grand Final Preview

5/21/2021
33 songs competed on the Eurovision stage Tuesday and Thursday but only 20 advanced to the 2021 Grand Final. Who will win the Eurovision Song Contest in Rotterdam? 121: Eurovision 2021 Grand Final Preview Follow The EuroWhat? Podcast on your favorite podcast app and on Twitter @eurowhat

Duration:00:22:52

120: Eurovision 2021 Semi-Final Preview

5/17/2021
The Eurovision 2021 Semi-Final Spectacular is here! We make our picks for the 20 songs we think will qualify for the Grand Final in Rotterdam. 120: Eurovision 2021 Semi-Final Preview Follow The EuroWhat? Podcast on your favorite podcast app and on Twitter @eurowhat

Duration:00:25:40

119: Critical Condition

5/11/2021
Mark Blankenship joins us to discuss the Eurovision auto-qualifiers. Are the Big 5 and the Netherlands in good shape or are they in critical condition? 119: Critical Condition Follow The EuroWhat? Podcast on your favorite podcast app and on Twitter @eurowhat

Duration:00:45:05

118: Over-Egged Pudding

5/4/2021
Maura Johnston joins us to discuss the last section of Eurovision 2021 Semi 2. Topics include pudding, track suits, and CVS Bangers. 118: Over-Egged Pudding Follow The EuroWhat? Podcast on your favorite podcast app and on Twitter @eurowhat

Duration:00:40:59

117: Cake or Death

4/27/2021
Taber Bain helps us navigate cake body horror, Jenna Maroney energy, and existential despair in the Eurovision experience. 117: Cake or Death Follow The EuroWhat? Podcast on your favorite podcast app and on Twitter @eurowhat

Duration:00:34:30

116: Me in Grease!

4/20/2021
Lindsey Weber from Who Weekly joins us to talk about Flo Rida, Greece, Grease, and why Eurovision is the highlight of spring. 116: Me in Grease! Follow The EuroWhat? Podcast on your favorite podcast app and on Twitter @eurowhat

Duration:00:42:04

115: Will It Play in Winnipeg?

4/13/2021
Graphic designer Justin Ladia joins us from Winnipeg to help us close out the first semi-final of the 2021 Eurovision Song Contest. North America has opinions! 115: Will It Play in Winnipeg? Follow The EuroWhat? Podcast on your favorite podcast app and on Twitter @eurowhat

Duration:00:38:20

114: Satan’s Glowup

4/6/2021
Ned Raggett joins us to discuss the heaven and hell aspects of Eurovision Semi-Final 1. Who knew that 2021 would be Satan's pop culture year? 114: Satan’s Glowup Follow The EuroWhat? Podcast on your favorite podcast app and on Twitter @eurowhat

Duration:00:45:32

113: Container Ship of Love

3/30/2021
A container ship of 39 songs heads to Eurovision! Chris King joins us to discuss Australia, Ireland, Lithuania, North Macedonia, and Russia. 113: Container Ship of Love Follow The EuroWhat? Podcast on your favorite podcast app and on Twitter @eurowhat

Duration:00:43:20

112: A Whole Thing

3/23/2021
All Eurovision 2021 songs are in! (Except Belarus... that's a whole thing...). We discuss the latest entries and think about promo season. 112: A Whole Thing Follow The EuroWhat? Podcast on your favorite podcast app and on Twitter @eurowhat

Duration:00:24:29

111: The Homestretch

3/16/2021
We're in the homestretch of an unusual Eurovision Selection Season. Melfest is the main event, new songs, scandals... maybe not unusual... 111: The Homestretch Follow The EuroWhat? Podcast on your favorite podcast app and on Twitter @eurowhat

Duration:00:52:28

110: Oops! All Songs!

3/9/2021
Oops! Everyone looked at the calendar and realized Eurovision entries are due next week! We give a first listen to 25% of the 2021 field. 110: Oops! All Songs! Follow The EuroWhat? Podcast on your favorite podcast app and on Twitter @eurowhat

Duration:00:54:54

109: Eye of the Hurricane

3/2/2021
It's the calm before a hurricane of Eurovision entries washes ashore for 2021. We give Cyprus, Germany, Ireland, and Slovenia a first listen. 109: Eye of the Hurricane Follow The EuroWhat? Podcast on your favorite podcast app and on Twitter @eurowhat

Duration:00:38:10