Category Archives: BELARUS

TRIO SYMPHO-NICK October 26

JESC 2014: updates from Belarus, Croatia, Ukraine

ZAGREB, CROATIA – Josephine Ida Zec (aka Josie) and her fellow dancers Sven and Eros took part in special HRT show titled Školski Sat. They talked about the return of Croatia in the contest and presented part of the choreography for Junior Eurovision. remember you can support Croatia in Junior Europrediction KYIV, UKRAINE – Sympho-Nick […]

BELARUS BTRC October 22

Belarus 2015: BTRC calls for songs

BTRC is now accepting applications for the Eurovision-2015. In order to participate in the competition it is necessary to send a valuable parcel with an application to the address: 220807, Minsk, str. Makaenka, 9, BTRC, marked “National qualifying round of song competition “Eurovision-2015″. Last day of submissions is November 21st, 2014. Requirements for project participants […]

PHOTO: NADEZHDA MISYAKOVA FACEBOOK FAN PAGE October 19

Updates from the world of JESC 2014

VALLETTA, MALTA – Moira Delia is the hostess of the 2014 Junior Eurovision Song Contest, a job originally offered to Ira Losco (as rumours said last summer). She is excited to be the first lady of the biggest international event Malta ever had in the island and of course we worried upon her outfits for […]

PHOTO: YANNIS PAPOUTSAKIS / OIKOTIMES.COM October 09

Belarus 2015: Rybak begins auditions

BELTA.RU REPORTS (MINSK, BELARUS) Well-known Norwegian singer of the Belarusian descent Alexander Rybak is looking for a singer for the Eurovision 2015 national selection competition. The Eurovision 2009 winner posted a video message for Belarusian singing talents online, BelTA has learned. Auditions will be held in Mogilev, Grodno, Minsk and Brest on 19-22 October. Alexander […]

PHOTO: LRT.LT September 25

National Finals for Lithuania and Belarus

Lithuania and Belarus confirmed their intentions to hold national finals to decide their entries and artists for the 2015 Eurovision Song Contest. Regarding Belarus dates, format and details of the national final are not announced but BTRC told oikotimes.com they might be ready for everything about the selection by next week. Regarding Lithuania, LRT is […]

PHOTO: FOTIS KONSTANTOPOULOS / OIKOTIMES.COM September 09

Memories from Belarusian 2005 party in Athens (Gallery)

ATHENS, GREECE – Although our website lost all of its archives in the big hacking of mid 2012, we managed to recover several multimedia from the Time Machine of the web. Today we present you a special photo gallery from the Belarusian party back in 2005 in Athens when Angelica Agurbash visited Athens along with […]

PHOTO: YANNIS PAPOUTSAKIS / OIKOTIMES.COM September 09

Memories from Junior Eurovision 2010 (Video / Gallery)

MINSK, BELARUS – In this series of posts, the team of oikotimes.com would like to present you the highlights the team had in a Junior Eurovision Song Contest. Unfortunately as some of you remember, in 2012 we lost most of our archives through a big hacking problem. We managed to save a few things and […]

PHOTO: JUNIOREUROVISION.TV / EBU September 06

Life after JESC: Alexey Zhigalkovich, Bzikebi, Vladimir Arzumanyan, Candy Group

Through this series of posts oikotimes.com would like to present information about the Junior Eurovision Song Contest winners after-winning-life. What happened to the JESC winners after their triumph in the contest? For the following artists we have no information of what happened to them after Junior Eurovision therefore we simply present you their wikipedia.org profiles. […]

KSENIA SITNIK September 05

Life after JESC: Kesnia Sitnik

MINSK, BELARUS – Through this series of posts oikotimes.com would like to present information about the Junior Eurovision Song Contest winners after-winning-life. What happened to the JESC winners after their triumph in the contest? Ksenia Mikhailovna Sitnik, sometimes also transliterated as Kseniya Sitnik or Xenia Sitnik, is a Belarusian child singer. She represented her home […]

PHOTO: NADEZHDA MISYAKOVA FACEBOOK FAN PAGE August 30

Belarus 2014 decided: Nadezhda in Malta (Video / Gallery)

MINSK, BELARUS – Moments ago the national selection of Belarus for the 2014 Junior Eurovision Song Contest concluded. The viewers and the jury of BTRC selected Nadezhda Misyakova to represent the country in Malta with the song “Sokol”. The selection was hard as three songs tied in the top by Anna Zaitseva, Ksenia & Pavel […]

PHOTO: BTRC August 19

Belarusian acts ready to get the ticket to Malta

MINSK, BELARUS – On August 14 Belteleradiocompany held a draw of the finalists of the junior contest “Song for Eurovision” (selection tour of the Junior Eurovision Song Contest 2014). 10 junior performers will perform August 29 in a big final show. The audience will see it live on TV channels “Belarus 1″ and “Belarus 24″. […]

ALYONA LANSKAYA July 20

Video: Eurostars perform at Slavianski Bazaar 2014

VITEBSK, BELARUS – Once again he glorious international festival at Vitebsk took place. The 2014 edition of Slavianski Bazaar was surrounded by many #Eurovision stars. The event kicked of on 10th of July with Sophie Ellis-Bextor as the guest of honour – international star. Although Loreen and Emmelie de Forest (Eurovision winners 2012, 2013 respectively) […]

ALYONA LANSKAYA June 18

Eurostars to participate in Slavianski Bazaar 2014

VITEBSK, BELARUS – Once again the annual Slavianski Bazaar will host numerous Eurovision stars. Despite Conchita Wurst’s refusal to participate in the event unlike Emmelie de Forest and Loreen, the 2014 Eurovision winner snubbed the event which takes place on July 8 -16. Emmelie de Forest, Alexander Rybak will join on stage the Belarusian Eurostars […]

LITESOUND May 25

VIDEO / LITESOUND PERFORM OFFICIAL WHC ANTHEM

MINSK, BELARUS – They’re at it again! Eurovision Baku’s Belarusian representative, Litesound, have won some months ago a national competition for creating the official anthem, called “Brothers”, of the World Hockey Championship that is currently in Minsk. In 2012, Litesound astounded audiences with their pop rock hit, “We are the Heroes” which gained them world […]

PHOTO: EUROVISION.TV / EBU May 09

GOSSIPS SPREAD ABOUT BELARUS CONFIRMED AS FALSE

COPENHAGEN, DENMARK – Moments ago several delegations spread the rumor that Belarusian national broadcaster didn’t air the Austrian entry. Immediately the entire press center panicked and started to seek further confirmation but in the meantime they started shouting the disqualification of the country from the final. It’s now officially confirmed from Belarusian colleagues of oikotimes.com […]

TEO REHEARSAL May 03

VIDEO / FOR SURE THAT’S A CHEESY PERFORMANCE

OLIVIER: BRING THE ORIGINAL! Once again Belarus wants to win, and once again they won’t. The song is neither good nor bad, it’s average and far too Robin Thicke inspired for me since I like creativity. But I must confess Teo is a good singer AND performer and is kind of saving the act with […]

DSC09443 May 02

MAY 01: HAPPY HOUR IN NYHAVN!

COPENHAGEN, DENMARK – The six artists representing Greece, Ireland, Lithuania, Romania, Belarus and Switzerland met on May 1st at the New Harbour for a week. Each delegation’s media and press went actually frantic taking pictures and then making interviews, sometimes individually and sometimes in combination. Then a big walk started towards Nyhavn where all the […]

TEO May 01

ESC 2014 INTERVIEW WITH BELARUS

COPENHAGEN, DENMARK – The teams of http://www.oikotimes.com and http://www.radiointernational.tv are in Copenhagen, Denmark for the 59th Eurovision Song Contest. Both teams are bringing you the latest and most comprehensive interviews with the ultimate Eurostars of 2014. In case of any audio clip heard in the background, oikotimes.com has no claim of the copyrights which belong […]

OIKOTIMES 13 YEARS WEBSITE April 29

LIVE / OIKOTIMES 13 YEARS: BELARUS VIDEO

COPENHAGEN, DENMARK – The Euroclub VEGA CPH and Host City Copenhagen are hosting tonight the 13th birthday bash of oikotimes.com a trend started in 2011 (Athens) and continued in 2012 (Brussels) and 2013 (Athens). This time Copenhagen honours oikotimes.com with a spectacular party for the first time during the Eurovision week preparation and at the […]