Author Archives: Fotis Kon/poulos

CONCHITA WURST July 27

Video: Anna, Conchita, Freaky Fortune, Kalomira & Demy

MYKONOS, GREECE – Jackie O’ Beach welcomed Anna Vissi’s party for her 40th anniversary in the music industry along with famous friends and artists on the spot. Giorgio Armani, lots of Greek celebrities and singers like Demy, Kalomira attended the event. Demy, Freaky Fortune and Kalomira joined Anna on stage while the Austrian winner of […]

SOURCE: JAMES VON ROOSBROECK July 27

Julio Iglesias joins Antonis Remos in Mykonos

MYKONOS, GREECE – Despite the big concert arenas and huge stadiums he has been used to for his whole career, famous Latino artist Julio Iglesias the same rules didn’t apply when signing a contract to perform on a ten metre iron pontoon on the Cycladic island of Mykonos. The Latino singer with the most record […]

CHRISIA TODOROVA July 26

Information on Bulgaria confirmed

SOFIA, BULGARIA – BNT’s subsidiary broadcaster BTV confirmed to oikotimes.com this morning that they are the 13th national participating in the Junior Eurovision Song Contest. Chrisia Todorova has been selected to represent the country although no mention on the twins alleged to accompany her as previously reported. More information are expected soon. Chrisia Todorova announced […]

ANI LORAK July 25

Will “Shady Lady” attend Junior Eurovision 2014?

KYIV, UKRAINE – Although EBU and PBS do not comment on this information, secure sources told oikotimes.com that besides the Tolmachevy Sisters, the 2008 Ukrainian entrant Ani Lorak is invited to join the interval guests line up next November in Malta. Remember that she hosted the 2009 Junior Eurovision edition in Kyiv! more information and […]

PHOTO: EUROVISION.TV / EBU July 24

Is Slovenia about to join Junior Eurovision?

LJUBLJANA, SLOVENIA – EBU’s Junior Eurovision Executive Supervisor, Vlad Yakovlev posted on Facebook a very intriguing photo as he was in his vacations in Croatia. He posted a photo of the Slovenian border sign indicating with the text that an urgent meeting with RTVSlo is underway! Does this mean that the country is considering a […]

SOPHIA PATSALIDES July 21

Exclusive: Cyprus sends Sophia Patsalides to Malta

NICOSIA, CYPRUS – CyBC officially announces that it will participate at the Junior Eurovision Song Contest, which will take place on November 15th 2014 in Malta. The entrant for Cyprus, who has been chosen by an internal selection, will be the 13 year-old Sophia Patsalides from Nicosia. As is known, EBU allows participating members to […]

CONCHITA WURST RED CARPET July 19

450 Euros to see Anna Vissi & Conchita in Mykonos!

MYKONOS, GREECE – Anna Vissi is celebrating her 40th anniversary in the music industry and she is giving aways a big concert at the island of the winds, Mykonos on July 26th. She will not be alone, though! Greek (1980, 2006) and Cypriot (1982) representative, will not be alone on stage as she invited Freaky […]

FREAKY FORTUNE July 15

Have you voted for Freaky Fortune’s bid to Lady GaGa’s concert yet?

ATHENS, GREECE – The 2014 Greek representatives, Freaky Fortune are bidding to open the live concert of Lady GaGa in Athens. An online open competition kicked off on the web and Freaky Fortune are one of the artists bidding for the opening act. The team of oikotimes.com is urging everyone to support them and send […]

DSC09987 July 14

Video / Gallery: Risky Kidd thanks oikotimes.com

ATHENS, GREECE – S Beach welcomed the Carroten and Panik Record summer beach party yesterday in Athens sea side. Lots of stars shined on stage with their live performances and we had the chance to meet with our 2014 Eurovision representatives Freaky Fortune and Risky Kidd. In this post we present you our interview with […]

FREAKY FORTUNE July 14

Video / Gallery: Freaky Fortune ready to meet Conchita again

ATHENS, GREECE – During the amazing beach party by Carroten and Panik Records, oikotimes.com had the chance to meet the 2014 representatives of Greece, Freaky Fortune and Risky Kidd. In this post we present our interview with Freaky Fortune (aka Nicolas and Theofilos) the amazing duo who made B&W Hallerne audience to “Rise Up” with […]

DSC09935 July 14

Video / Gallery: Will Demy finally represent Greece in Eurovision?

ATHENS, GREECE – Yesterday, Panik Records and Carroten celebrated summer with a great beach party in Athens sea side. Lots of great stars participated in the beach concert performing live for a huge audience. Amongst them it was Demy, the upcoming star the hits of which smash the national charts every time she releases a […]

CYPRUS CYBC July 14

Cyprus 2015: Big “Melodifestivalen” plans announced

NICOSIA, CYPRUS – The collaboration of CyBC and MAD TV Cyprus is now official and the organisers announced the details for the national selection format. The submissions should take place from Cypriots (living in the island or abroad) and they can collaborate with foreign authors. Performers though should be Cypriots only (residents of Cyprus or […]

TOLMACHEVY SISTERS PRESS CONFERENCE July 12

Exclusive: First international act for JESC 2014 revealed?

MOSCOW, RUSSIA – The first international act for the 2014 Junior Eurovision Song Contest seems to have been revealed. The 2006 Junior Eurovision winners and 2014 senior participants for Russia, the Tolmachevy Sisters will perform on stage during the grand final of the show on November 15th. Although PBS and EBU are not confirming (yet) […]

FIRELIGHT BACKSTAGE July 11

Exclusive: Malta decides earlier this year

VALLETTA, MALTA – Schocking news tonight from Malta! PBS has issued out the regulations for the 2015 Eurovision! It was revealed that the National Selection will already be taking place on November 22nd and the semifinal one day earlier!!! With this surprise move PBS will surely have the first entry for the 2015 Eurovision! However […]

EUROVISION EBU EUROPEAN BROADCASTING UNION July 10

EBU changes deadline to October

GENEVA, SWITZERLAND – The European Broadcasting Union sent a letter to all broadcasters to announce a significant change in the deadlines of participation. Unlike previous years the national broadcaster should give final confirmation on their participation in mid October instead of mid December as it happened in the past. The EBU and ORF think that […]

CYPRUS CYBC July 09

Exclusive: CyBC & MAD TV Cyprus join forces

NICOSIA, CYPRUS – Cypriot national broadcaster finalised the details for the 2015 Eurovision Song Contest participation. On July 14th CyBC will announce the national selection plans and a surprise collaboration. CyBC will present the national selection which will be in collaboration with MAD TV Cyprus. The broadcaster will call for international authors to submit songs […]

Fans wave Norway's and Basque flags as t July 08

Norway close to sign JESC 2014 participation

OSLO, NORWAY – It is confirmed now that Norwegian broadcaster TV2 is in discussions with the EBU in order the country to participate in the 2014 Junior Eurovision Song Contest. If this happens then TV2 will examine three options for the selection: Either use a participant from MGP Junior, Idol Junior or internal selection. Norway […]

GREECE NERIT July 08

Official: Greece not entering JESC 2014

ATHENS, GREECE – Moments ago the Greek national broadcaster confirmed that their final decision for Junior Eurovision Song Contest is negative. The cost for the participation is what troubles the national broadcaster which is also opposite to the idea of Junior Eurovision despite huge efforts the past two years. This means that Cyprus will not […]