Category Archives: EUROVISION

CROWN PRINCE FREDERIK & MARY April 24

CROWN PRINCE COUPLE TO ATTEND EUROVISION

COPENHAGEN, DENMARK – Eurovision in Copenhagen gets a royal touch as Crown Prince Frederik and Crown Princess Mary of Denmark will attend the Grand Final of the Eurovision Song Contest 2014 on May 10th. The Crown Princess will also attend the Family Dress Rehearsal of semifinal 2 on May 8th The Royal House confirms. The […]

EUROVISION 2014 MYEUROVISIONIDEA April 24

#MYEUROVISIONIDEA: EUROVISION 2075

COPENHAGEN, DENMARK – One of the acts during the Grand Final on May 10th will be a theater concert directed by theater director Nikolaj Cederholm. He will introduce Europe to the genre of theatrical concert with the Danish actors Jimmy Jørgensen, Claus Hempler, Bjørn Fræsted, Mark Linn, Annika Aakjær and Louise Hart. The act will […]

EUROVISION 2014 LOGO April 24

ESC 2014: WIN PRIZES MARATHON

PRESS RELEASE – This season oikotimes.com is more than ready to make everyone happy. We start a marathon of giving away prizes related to Eurovision Song Contest 2014. This year we will do it in a very eel organised and professional way. Win Prizes will be available on our Facebook Fan Page and it will […]

EUROVISION 2014 STAGE 06 April 23

VIDEO / GALLERY: THE STAGE PRESENTATION

COPENHAGEN, DENMARK – Today the stage for the Eurovision Song Contest 2014 in Copenhagen was officially presented and the stage in B&W Hallerne has water around it, a glowing cube, a pressure-sensitive floor and a huge background screen. Head of Show Jan Lagermand Lundme and producer Per Zachariassen revealed the details of the stage to […]

EUROVISION 2014 SUBLOGO 04 April 20

VIDEO: A GLIMPSE OF THE POSTCARDS

COPENHAGEN, DENMARK – Every single year, Eurofans all over Europe pay particular attention to each contest’s decorum: the logo, the theme, the host, the interval acts, the stage, the scoring board presentation and…the postcards of course! We are just three weeks ahead of Copenhagen’s final, and we had the opportunity to discover 3 of the […]

EUROVISION 2014 STAGE SNIPPET April 19

VIDEO: THE LED STAGE OF B&W

COPENHAGEN, DENMARK – After the illegal leak of various videos from stand-in rehearsals on the web DR keep uploading more teaser videos with official information about the stage. The most interesting and technological scene of Eurovision in Copenhagen! The Danish broadcaster DR published a short video, which shows that the stage is actually a LED […]

SAN MARINO RTV April 19

SMRTV TO COVER ALL THREE SHOWS

CITY OF SAN MARINO, SAN MARINO – This year, the tiniest participating country is making it big for Copenhagen! RTV San Marino has recently revealed that they are going to grant their viewers with 2 teams of commentators. For domestic viewers, a duo of Italian speaking personalities will comment the contest from the RTV studios […]

EUROEUPHORIA April 18

EUROFAN FOCUSED DOCUMENTARY BY ESTONIA

TALLINN, ESTONIA – There is still a week to wait before the start of Eurovision fever in Copenhagen. Thousands of fans will gather to this year’s host city to live what one could call “a phenomenal experience”. Ever wonder what a Eurovision week is exactly from a fan’s point of view? A brand new documentary […]

EUROPREDICTION 2014 LOGO April 18

EUROPREDICTION 2014: VOTE

PRESS RELEASE – Welcome to the 19th edition of Europrediction® 2014, the interactive poll through which you can predict the semifinal qualifiers and the winner of the Eurovision Song Contest. Since 2011 for 3 years oikotimes poll predicts the winner while within 19 years of the poll, 12 times the winner was predicted. Read the […]

EUROVISION 2014 BANNER April 15

EUROVISION STAGE IN ACTION VIDEO SUSPENDED

COPENHAGEN, DENMARK – The first stand-in rehearsal at B&W took place and the first video with the stage is online. You can see below Polish stand-in performer and choreography using the stage which looks absolutely stunning! According to official schedule rehearsals will start in less than two weeks. But something did happen today in B&W […]

EUROVISION 2014 STAGE SNIPPET April 15

APRIL 15 UPDATE: LITTLE BIT OF THIS & THAT

COPENHAGEN, DENMARK – Copenhagen is getting ready to host thousands of artists, tourists, eurofans and media representatives for the Eurovision Song Contest 2014. The first impression of the stage seems to have appeared on stage and everyone immediately remembered the stage of Baku back in 2012 Eurovision Song Contest. The photo seems not to be […]

OIKOTIMES 13 YEARS WEBSITE April 14

OIKOTIMES 13 YEARS: COPENHAGEN 2014!

PRESS RELEASE – The team of http://www.oikotimes.com is going to celebrate it’s 13th anniversary for the very first time during the Eurovision Song Contest itself. All eyes will be on Denmark – this year’s host country and oikotimes are privileged to share such a memorable date to recognise it’s online birthday! On April 28th at […]

FLAGS COLLAGE April 14

ESC 2014: MAKE #MYEUROVISIONFLAG

COPENHAGEN, DENMARK – Soon flags, glitter and colours will cover Copenhagen when the Eurovision Song Contest and 37 competitors takes over the Danish capital city. Today Danish Broadcaster DR has launched a new Eurovision campaign to make people all over Europe make a flag in a creative way to support their favorite country in this […]

EBU April 14

CRIMEA GIVES EBU A BIG DILEMMA

AFTONBLADET.SE REPORTS – The Eurovision Song Contest is not political we hear over and over again. But the crisis on Crimea between Russia and Ukraine will effect this year’s competition when it comes to the voting part. Will the votes from Crimea be count as Russian or Ukrainian? Swedish Russia expert Stig Frederiksson sees this […]

AUSTRALIA FANS April 12

FULL EUROVISION SWING DOWN UNDER

CANBERRA, AUSTRALIA – Australia will dedicate an entire week to Eurovision as the country sends its first representative to the contest, albeit as an interval act. Due to an eight hour time difference, the shows in Australia will not be aired live. However, both semi finals and the grand final will be shown in full […]

EUROVISION BETTING ODDS April 12

ESC 2014: WHAT THE BETS & POLLS SAY

COPENHAGEN, DENMARK – Through this post we will keep you updated throughout the season for the betting odds of the Eurovision Song Contest 2014. This post will be updated every now and then with all important information from the betting world. SUPPORT YOUR FAVOURITE COUNTRY IN EUROPREDICTION 2014 UPDATE 12.04.2014 In less than a month […]

SOFTENGINE April 12

FINNISH FANS URGE FOR SUPPORT

HELSINKI, FINLAND – The head of the Finnish Eurovision Club has predicted that Finland’s song contest hopeful “Something Better” will stand out from other entries to place in the finals in May. The Finnish outfit Softengine will be heading off to the competition buoyed up by a loyal — and optimistic — support group. Ever […]

EUROVISION 2014 BANNER April 12

EUROVISION BANNER INSTALLED AT B&W

COPENHAGEN, DENMARK – The big Eurovision Song Contest 2014 logo banner is now installed in the front face of B&W Hallerne. 25 meters wide and 25 meters high the banner presentation is based on the idea to see it from almost he entire city, said Peter Jensen, director of the company Megacom. It is the […]

EBU LOGO April 11

EBU LAUNCH ESC DIGITAL ARCHIVE IN MAY

GENEVA, SWITZERLAND – The Eurovision Song Contest Online Archive, which aims to store a copy of every song ever performed during the event’s 59 year history, will open for testing in May ahead of this year’s event in Copenhagen. Members of the EBU Community will be asked to contribute copyright guidance, and transfer digital copies […]