Category Archives: GREECE

ANDREAS ATHANASIOU April 15

VIDEO: RISE UP IN A VERSION YOU MIGHT LIKE

ATHENS, GREECE – Some of you following oikotimes.com might know him. It’s Andrew Athanasiou former editor of our website and the person who helps us covering the Greek National Finals for two years now. This year Andrew was not only excited about the Greek Eurovision National Final as you can see here, but he also […]

FREAKY FORTUNE & RISKY KIDD March 29

VIDEO: FREAKY FORTUNE & RISKY KIDD EUROVISION MEDLEY

ATHENS, GREECE – A very sweet video presented today by the Greek representatives Freaky Fortune & Risky Kidd. The Greek representatives prepare for their performance in the Eurovision in Concert on April 5th while they shared their own Eurovision medley video. In the video they perform cover versions of their favourite Eurovision winning songs. listen […]

HELENA PAPARIZOU March 25

HELENA’S NEW ALBUM RELEASED TOMORROW

STOCKHOLM, SWEDEN – Take some Greek elegance and heat and add Swedish roots together with an amazing talent – that gives you Helena Paparizou! Helena’s big breakthrough came when she was seventeen and together with her friend Nikos Panagiotidis started the group Antique. They had several major hits and the band ended up at #3 […]

FREAKY FORTUNE & RISKY KIDD March 16

RISKY KIDD: HAD SEX IN A MUSEUM!

ATHENS, GREECE – Immediately after their victory in the Greek National Final, Freaky Fortune and Risky Kidd interviewed by Themis Georgantas at MAD TV’s OK show. The three young representatives of Greece are obviously very out of their water when it comes to Eurovision Song Contest but we got a great gossip for you! Risky […]

FREAKY FORTUNE & RISKY KIDD March 12

GREECE 2014: TV RATES, ODDS & OFFICIAL RESULTS

ATHENS, GREECE – Today Greek national broadcaster announced the official results of the national final. We also have the first impressions from the booking odds and of course the TV rating of the show. Regarding the results: Freaky Fortune won both tele voting and jury votes while Kostas Martakis ranked 2nd. Crystallia ranked 3rd and […]

FREAKY FORTUNE & RISKY KIDD March 11

FREAKY FORTUNE ft. RISKY KIDD TO COPENHAGEN

ATHENS, GREECE – Freaky Fortune and Risky Kidd will represent Greece in the 59th Eurovision Song Contest which takes place in Copenhagen, Denmark. Freaky Fortune also won the Greek Europrediction 2014 poll with more than 18,000 unique votes cast the past week.

KRYSTALLIA March 10

EXCLUSIVE / GREECE 2014: CRYSTALLIA’S VIDEO INTERVIEW

ATHENS, GREECE – The team of oikotimes.com is following once again the Greek National Final and was the only fan site for Eurovision Song Contest attending the rehearsals and speaking with the participants. The rehearsals are ongoing and the artists are not stressed at all, I would say they rather enjoy this than they actually […]

JOSEPHINE March 10

EXCLUSIVE / GREECE 2014: JOSEPHINE VIDEO INTERVIEW

ATHENS, GREECE – The team of oikotimes.com is following once again the Greek National Final and was the only fan site for Eurovision Song Contest attending the rehearsals and speaking with the participants. The rehearsals are ongoing and the artists are not stressed at all, I would say they rather enjoy this than they actually […]

KOSTAS MARTAKIS March 10

EXCLUSIVE / GREECE 2014: KOSTAS VIDEO INTERVIEW

ATHENS, GREECE – The team of oikotimes.com is following once again the Greek National Final and was the only fan site for Eurovision Song Contest attending the rehearsals and speaking with the participants. The rehearsals are ongoing and the artists are not stressed at all, I would say they rather enjoy this than they actually […]

FREAKY FORTUNE & RISKY KIDD March 10

EXCLUSIVE / GREECE 2014: FREAKY FORTUNE VIDEO INTERVIEW

ATHENS, GREECE – The team of oikotimes.com is following once again the Greek National Final and was the only fan site for Eurovision Song Contest attending the rehearsals and speaking with the participants. The rehearsals are ongoing and the artists are not stressed at all, I would say they rather enjoy this than they actually […]

HELENA PAPARIZOU & MARINELLA March 09

MF 2014: ANYONE NOTICED IT?

STOCKHOLM, SWEDEN – Last night Helena Paparizou ranked 4th in the final of Melodifestivalen 2014 (4th in the jury and 6th in the tele voting, 4th in the combined voting) with the song “Survivor” which she performed with a third outfit this year. The golden stripped shirt though reminded us of something. Pure coincidence or […]

DIONYSIA KAROKE March 05

WHAT REALLY HAPPENED WITH GREECE IN 1998?

BIRMINGHAM, UNITED KINGDOM – It came into our attention thanks to David Pozzo Navarro, a rare video from BBC covering the backstage of the Eurovision Song Contest 1998 which took place in Birmingham, United Kingdom, one of the best Eurovision editions ever. In the documentary “Nakes Eurovision” we see the backstage making of the 1998 […]

GREECE 2014 ESC LOGO March 05

GREECE 2014: EXTREMELY LOW PRICE FOR NF TICKETS

ATHENS, GREECE – The organisers of the Greek National Final 2014 “Eurosong 2014 – a MAD show” lowered the price for the show tickets. With only 10 Euros you can enjoy one of the most spectacular Eurovision shows Greece ever made. Why spectacular? Greece will celebrate its 40th anniversary in Eurovision Song Contest with the […]

GREECE 2014 ESC PARTICIPANTS March 05

GREECE 2014: LISTEN TO THE SONGS

ATHENS, GREECE – Today MAD TV presented the four songs for the Greek National Final 2014 (Eurosong 2014 – a MAD show) after aired on DT (Greek National Television). The four songs are available on YouTube and we have the first reviews for them. Do not forget to get your ticket for the Greek National […]

GREEK NF VIDEO MAKING OFF 09 March 04

GALLERY / GREECE 2014: THE VIDEOS MAKING OF

ATHENS, GREECE – This afternoon People Greece Magazine revealed exclusive material from the making of the videos for the Greek National Final participants. The recordings took place just like last year at MAD TV studios and the four songs will be available on YouTube and Greek national television as of 11:00 CET. PHOTOS: PEOPLEGREECE.COM

GREECE 2014 ESC LOGO March 04

GREECE 2014: TITLES REVEALED – SONG LEAKS

ATHENS, GREECE – Tomorrow at 11:30 CET the songs for the Greek National Final will be presented online. While preparations are underway for a spectacular 40th anniversary show (plus he national final) on March 11th today MAD TV released the titles of the four songs. Though Freaky Fortune’s leaked on the web in poor quality. […]

YAN_2401 March 02

EXCLUSIVE / GREECE 2014: THE GUEST DUETS

ATHENS, GREECE – On March 11th at Acro Music Hall (the upper level of Gazi Music Hall), Greece will decide for its participation in the Eurovision Song Contest 2014, a show produced by MAD TV and hosted by Yorgos Kapoutzides and Despina Vandi. Four acts will fight for the ticket to Copenhagen: Krystallia, Freaky Fortune […]

KOSTAS MARTAKIS March 01

EXCLUSIVE / GREECE 2014: INFORMATION ABOUT THE SONGS

ATHENS, GREECE – While the songs will be revealed on March 5th in the morning (10:30 CET and 18:30 CET) we have exclusive information for the songs and the composers of the songs. Don’t forget to keep voting in the first phase of our annual Greek Europrediction below (the voting will re-start when the songs […]

GREECE DT February 25

GREECE 2014: NEW DATES DECIDED

ATHENS, GREECE – Greek national final moved to March 11th instead of March 4th as NERIT only today signed the deal with MAD TV. On March 5th at 10:30 and 18:30 CET NERIT (DT) will present the four songs for the national final which will take place at the Acro Music Hall (the upper stage […]