Category Archives: MALTA

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 […]

JUNIOR EUROVISION 2014 LOGO July 08

Video: Watch the animation of JESC 2014 logo

JESC 2014 MARSA SHIPYARD 03 July 07

JESC 2014: First information about show tickets

VALLETTA, MALTA – Tickets for the 2014 Junior Eurovision Song Contest will be out for sale in August. The tickets will be available online via a third party website. More information will be announced in the coming days. The Junior Eurovision Song Contest will come live from the Malta Shipbuilding, in Marsa on Saturday 15th […]

JUNIOR EUROVISION 2014 LOGO 03 July 03

Sign up as a volunteer for Junior Eurovision 2014

VALLETTA, MALTA – PBS just launched the online form for those interested to sign up as volunteers for the 2014 Junior Eurovision Song Contest. The event kicks off on early November and ends with the grand final on November 15th. Main sponsor of the event is Malta’s Tourism Organization and the entire island is eager […]

JUNIOR EUROVISION 2014 LOGO 03 June 29

Speculations (again) over new & returning countries

Italy, Iceland, Hungary, Greece, Germany are very close to enter / re-enter the Junior Eurovision Song Contest 2014. At least this is what EBU’s Junior Eurovision team is leaking on the web. Italy seems excited with San Marino’s participation last year, Iceland seems eager to win a Junior Eurovision edition since they can’t win the […]

GAIA CAUCHI June 29

Video: Gaia & Ferderica perform “Rise Like a Phoenix”

VALLETTA, MALTA – Before you watch the video you have to be warned, it’s not Conchita! The two beautiful and talented girls from Malta who represented the country in JESC in 2013 and the other in the upcoming 2014 Junior Eurovision edition, joined forces and performed together at Malta’s Football Association Awards last week. It’s […]

DANIEL TESTA June 21

Daniel Testa will bid again for #Eurovision 2015

VALLETTA, MALTA – Based on what JuniorEurovision.tv reported earlier this week, Daniel Testa will participate again in the national selection bidding to ultimately represent the country in the Eurovision Song Contest. The singer made impressions in this year’s national selection in Malta and besides the victory of Gaia in Kyiv this year he remains the […]

GIANLUCA BEZZINA June 21

Doctor Bezzina headlines Isle of MTV

VALLETTA, MALTA – Funk Initiative will be opening this year’s Isle of MTV on the Granaries in Floriana on Wednesday after winning the Isle of MTV Battle of the Bands competition. They will be performing their track Paris. The band is made up of three doctors, two engineers and an accounts teacher. One of the […]

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Gallery: Kurt Calleja’s New Video Making Of

VALLETTA, MALTA – Malta’s representative in 2012 Eurovision Song Contest, Kurt Calleja shot recently the video of his new single “Vertigo” (no it’s not the 2007 Maltese entry cover up). The new single will be available soon and Kurt got a great local team to video record the video showing what Malta really is in […]

JESC 2014 MARSA SHIPYARD 04 June 16

Gallery: View the JESC 2014 venue

JUNIOREUROVISION.TV REPORTS – At a meeting last week in Malta, host broadcaster PBS presented their chosen venue to the Junior Eurovision Steering Committee. The Malta Shipbuilding, situated in Marsa, is located around ten minutes from the capital city, Valletta. It feature three enormous shipping sheds that will be transformed into the venue for this year’s […]

JUNIOR EUROVISION 2014 LOGO 01 June 15

JESC 2014: What Steering Group decided

VALETTA, MALTA – Yesterday the Junior Eurovision Song Contest Steering Group met in at PBS’s building in Malta to discuss the 2014 edition. The host broadcaster presented their vision for the 2014 competition, including concepts for the stage, arena, and postcards. The topics discussed are: Indeed as oikotimes.com reported, the event will take place at […]

MARSA SHIPYARD June 07

Breaking News: JESC 2014 in a shipyard too!

VALLETTA, MALTA – It was an exciting surprise when we got confirmation from PBS that the 2014 Junior Eurovision Song Contest will take place also in a shipyard named Marsa Shipyard just like the Copenhagen Eurovision edition almost a month ago. Marsa is located on the Marsa Creek, a body of water formed by the […]

FIRELIGHT June 05

Eurostars at World Blood Donor’s event

VALLETTA, MALTA – Various Eurovision stars are going to attend the World Blood Donor event on June 14th in a special gig taking place in Malta. Firelight (2014), Gianluca (2013, 2014), Kurt Calleja (2012), Gaia Cauchi (Winner JESC 2013), La Voix Academy (Opening act MESC 2014), Ġorġ u Pawlu (Interval act MESC 2013, 2014) The […]

EDYTA GORNIAK June 05

New releases and video clips this week

REYKJAVIK, ICELAND – Greta Salóme who represented Iceland in 2012 Eurovision Song Contest released a brand new song and video titled “Lifnar after við” (Coming Back To Life). VALLETTA, MALTA – Chris & Moira, represented Malta in the 1994 Eurovision Song Contest and now they are back with their fourth album titled “Ninety Nights & […]

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Watch Gaia’s performance of brand new single (Video)

VALLETTA, MALTA – Junior Eurovision 2013 winner, Gaia Cauchi launched a new single titled “Floating on Air” penned by Elton Zarb, Gillian Attard, Matthew Mercieca, Gaia Cauchi. The song presented for the first time at the Malta International Food Festival in Ħaż-Żabbar

JUNIOR EUROVISION 2014 LOGO 01 May 23

JESC 2014: WHAT’S UP OVER THERE?

VALLETTA, MALTA – The 2014 edition of Junior Eurovision is about to gear up this summer with EBU giving big efforts to restore the lost reputation of few countries only participating in the contest. The first information though show positive reactions towards participation but still we have a long way till everything is finalised. First […]

GAIA CAUCHI May 10

ESC 2014 INTERVIEW WITH GAIA CAUCHI

COPENHAGEN, DENMARK – Last year’s winner of the Junior Eurovision Song Contest, Gaia from Malta, is in Copenhagen for the adults contest. She will make an appearance during the Grand Final and sing a part if her song “The Start”. She talked to Oikotimes.com after the first rehearsal about the nerves before the show and […]

CHIARA May 09

ESC 2014 INTERVIEW WITH CHIARA

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 […]

CHIARA May 07

EUROPARTIES 2014: CHIARA

COPENHAGEN, DENMARK – During all the rehearsals and official activities for the 37 countries at this years Eurovision Song Contest, we had the pleasure to meet up with three times Maltese participant Chiara (1998/2005/2009) who performed last sunday at the Eurocafe. Obviously her three eurovision entries could not be forgotten but she presented also her […]