Author Archives: Stefan Resimic (Serbia)

SLOVENIA RTVSLO October 17

Slovenia 2015: EMA to be used for Vienna’s representative

LJUBLJANA, SLOVENIA – Slovenia will select it’s next representative again via national final EMA. It was just published on their official Facebook page that full rules will be published in the first days of November. So we will have to wait for two weeks until we get all informations. Slovenia qualified for the Grand Final […]

PHOTO: RTCG October 13

Video / Behind the scenes of Sergej’s new music clip

PODGORICA, MONTENEGRO – The guy who brought Montenegro to the Grand Final of Europe’s favorite show, Sergej Cetkovic, is preparing a new song and video. Here is an exclusive video from the filming. The song is called Zar je kraj (Is it over) and it will be published in coming days. source: kurir-info.rs

PHOTO: TONI CETINSKI FACEBOOK FAN PAGE October 13

Toni Cetinski in the show that might bring Croatia back?

ZAGREB, CROATIA – Croatia’s might not participate at Eurovision next year in Vienna, but they are set to return in 2016, and most likely with the winner of the first editon of mega popular shoe The Voice. The show will air on HRT, the Croatian national broadcaster, and today the judges were revealed. They are […]

PHOTO: EUROVISION.TV / EBU October 13

Video / What Aram and Nodi did last week?

YEREVAN, ARMENIA – Oh boy how he can sing! Aram MP3 went to the blind auditions of The Voice and sang This is a man’s world. After watching the video, you’ll just have to ask yourself how is it possible that he is not one the judges. He rocked the stage and it took less […]

PHOTO: FEMINA.MK October 13

Video / Eurostars in Serbian Your Face Sounds Familiar

BELGRADE, SERBIA – The second season of Your Face Sounds Familiar kicked off last night and we already had a Eurovision performance. Popular actor Nenad Okanović had the role of Mirna Radulović, who was secretly in the audience watching his performance. Nevena Božović also joined him on stage, while a dance took the role of […]

PHOTO: NTB SCANPIX / WEEKEND MIKALSEN, VG / TERJE MORTENSEN, VG October 10

Star-Studded Christmas party canceled

OSLO, NORWAY – Eurovision winner, Alexander Rybak, Mia Gunderesen, SILY, Atle Pettersen and Anita Hegerland were to do a special Xmas/New Year show in H3 Arena in Fornebu. The event center has capacity of 1200 people, but now the Gala is canceled due to low interested, that was caused by the high prices. Only few […]

PHOTO: EUROVISION.TV / EBU October 10

New releases by Joan Franka and Sara Jovanovic

AMSTERDAM, THE NETHERLANDS – Joan Franka represented the Netherlands two years ago, when the contest was held in Baku. After that it was like she has disappeared. But now she has released a new song called “Nigel”. You can listen to her song on Spotify here and you can download it on iTunes here. BELGRADE, […]

SARA MEJS October 09

FYR Macedonia 2015: changes in Skopje Fest line up

SKOPJE, FORMER YUGOSLAV REPUBLIC OF MACEDONIA – We are one month away from the first National selection of the season – Skopje Fest. The list of participants that was previously announced is now changed a bit. Two performers are out and two new are in. Sara Mejs will replace Tanja Carovska and she will sing […]

PHOTO: MINARCORD PRODUCTION October 06

Video: Željko Joksimović & Toni Cetinski – Zabluba

Željko Joksimović and Toni Cetinski collaborated on a song. There is no need to introduce Željko, but we will remind you that Toni was the second Croatian representative, back in 1994. Official video was published just few hours ago and it already has almost 200,000 views. The song is called Zabluda (Fallacy) and it is […]

PHOTO: KURIR-INFO.RS October 06

Who’s representing Serbia in Vienna?

BELGRADE, SERBIA – Names are falling all over press in Serbia. Vladimir Graić and Saša Mirković are already talking with RTS about potential artists. Biggest newspaper in Serbia, Kurir, claims that Marija Šerifović will be one of the three names. They’ve also reported that Bojana Stamenov will also participate in national final. Bojana shot her […]

MILENA VUCIC October 02

Montenegro 2015: who will be internally selected?

EDITORIAL – We got the news today that RTCG, Montenegrin national broadcaster will opt to an internal selection, just like in previous years. Immediately we started to ask ourselves who could take the steps of Sergej Ćetković. Milena Vučić is famous not just in Montenegro, but also in the rest of former Yugoslav republics. She […]

PHOTO: EUROVISION.TV / EBU September 29

Iceland gears up for Eurovision 2015

REYKJAVIK, ICELAND – Icelandic national broadcaster RÚV decided to organize Söngvakeppnin again next year. The call for the songs is now opened and it will last until 20th of October. The authors of music and lyrics must have Icelandic citizenship or at least a resident and domiciled on Iceland from September 1st this year and […]

SERBIA FANS September 26

Exclusive / Serbia 2015: National Final details

BELGRADE, SERBIA – Vladimir Graić Graja author of Serbian winning entry and Saša Mirković, Marija Šerifović ex manager will be in charge of national final where next Serbian entry will be chosen. Graja will pen three songs for various performers which will be chosen in association with Mr Mirković. Those three will perform different songs […]

ANDRE HOVNANYAN September 26

Andre (Armenia 2006) receives award

YEREVAN, ARMENIA – Armenia debuted in 2006 in Athens with Andre and his song “Without Your Love”. Last week he was honoured by the Armenian President Mr Sargsyan and Andre is now “Honoured Artist of Armenia”, a prestigious award which many artists in Armenian hope to achieve one day. Before this, Andre was declared as […]

DRAGO DRAGANOV September 26

Serbian broadcaster secures budget for Eurovision

BELGRADE, SERBIA – It’s now official! Serbia will be present in Vienna. Head of Serbian delegation Dragan Ilić confirmed that the necessary funds are collected, to be exact 350.000 euros. Out of that 150.000 is covered by RTS and the rest by the sponsors and the comercial brakes that will be aired during the three […]

FYR MACEDONIA FLAG September 23

FYR Macedonia 2015: almost 200 submissions

SKOPJE, FORMER YUGOSLAV REPUBLIC OF MACEDONIA – Portal dnevnik.mk published an article about upcoming Skopje Festival. It seems that a bit less than 200 songs came to the address of MRT and according to Valentino Skenderovski, who is the artistic director of the festival, most of the participants have already been chosen. But Mr Skenderovski […]

PHOTO: KRISTIJAN TEODOROV September 20

FYR Macedonia 2015: who’s entering Skopje Fest?

SKOPJE, FORMER YUGOSLAV REPUBLIC OF MACEDONIA – As things now stand, FYR Macedonia will be the first country to select their representative for the next years contest. As it was revealed couple months ago, it will be done via Skopje Fest after three internal selections. National selection is planned for November 13th, and as it […]

PHOTO: EUROVISION.TV / EBU September 20

Will Poland take part in Eurovision 2015?

WARSAW, POLAND – They are Slavics and it seems that Eurovision is in their agenda for next May. Polish national broadcaster, TVP, has published their draft of TV scheduling for next year, which can be found here and if you go to page #31 you will see that 7 hours are planned for Eurovision Song […]

PHOTO: EUROVISION.TV / EBU September 18

Conchita Wurst’s backstage book is ready!

VIENNA, AUSTRIA – Were you thrilled when Conchita Wurst rocked the stage and took the trophy this May? If the answer is ‘yes’, then this is the news for you. Mario R Lackner and Irving Wolther joined forces, actually they’ve crossed thier pens, and made a book – “Conchita Wurst – Backstage”. This book is […]