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Posts tagged "Austria"
Zoë - Loin d'ici (Austria) | First Listen Review

Zoë – Loin d’ici (Austria) | First Listen Review

Having scored nul points on home turf last year, Austria emerge from the Eurovision winner's cycle with a lot to prove. Can a catchy French-language pop hit courtesy of 19 year old Zoë prove the country has what it takes to flourish without Conchita?
First Listen Review: The Makemakes - I Am Yours

First Listen Review: The Makemakes – I Am Yours

Conchita gave Austria a long-awaited second Eurovision win, now The Makemakes face the unenviable challenge of following in her footsteps. Will 'I Am Yours' help Austria to avoid a home-turf humiliation?
Eurovision 1966: Luxembourg

Eurovision 1966: Luxembourg

Eurovision 1966 takes us back to Luxembourg, where a number of familiar faces return for another bite of the apple. For Udo Jürgens the third time was the charm, but Italy's Domenico Modugno suffered a humiliating defeat.
Eurovision 2014 in Review: Austria (Conchita Wurst - Rise Like a Phoenix)

Eurovision 2014 in Review: Austria (Conchita Wurst – Rise Like a Phoenix)

The inimitable Conchita Wurst is easily the most talked-about contestant at this year's Eurovision Song Contest. She's a great singer with a great song, but will the attention she attracts translate into votes, or will Austria's bearded lady ultimately prove too divisive?
Austria confirms: Conchita Wurst for Eurovision 2014

Austria confirms: Conchita Wurst for Eurovision 2014

It was by no means certain that Austria would even bother to compete in Eurovision 2014, after a second consecutive flop in Malmö. However, they're going into Copenhagen with all guns blazing thanks to the selection of the striking performer Conchita Wurst to fly the flag in Copenhagen.
Austria: Natalia Kelly to Shine in Malmö

Austria: Natalia Kelly to Shine in Malmö

Few countries - not even the United Kingdom - can claim to be as profoundly rubbish at Eurovision as Austria. But blow me down if they haven't produced something vaguely listenable this year!