Category Archives: JUNIOR EUROVISION

SOPHIA PATSALIDES July 21

Exclusive: Cyprus sends Sophia Patsalides to Malta

NICOSIA, CYPRUS – CyBC officially announces that it will participate at the Junior Eurovision Song Contest, which will take place on November 15th 2014 in Malta. The entrant for Cyprus, who has been chosen by an internal selection, will be the 13 year-old Sophia Patsalides from Nicosia. As is known, EBU allows participating members to […]

MONTENEGRO RTCG July 18

Montenegro debuts in Junior Eurovision 2014

PODGORICA, MONTENEGRO – Junior Eurovision Song Contest will see one more new contestant this year. RTCG has just confirmed that they will debut this November in Malta. There is no doubt that their qualification has boosted them to join this show also. There is still no information how they will select their first representative, but […]

UKRAINE KYIV 24 July 14

Listen: Ukrainian bids for JESC 2014 & venue information

KYIV, UKRAINE – The National selection for the JESC-2014 is in full swing. NTU has already selected 20 hopefuls for participation in the final and is working under the preparation for the National Final which is traditionally held outside Kyiv. This year the venue was chosen in the the National Carpathian Park, which is 920 […]

TOLMACHEVY SISTERS PRESS CONFERENCE July 12

Exclusive: First international act for JESC 2014 revealed?

MOSCOW, RUSSIA – The first international act for the 2014 Junior Eurovision Song Contest seems to have been revealed. The 2006 Junior Eurovision winners and 2014 senior participants for Russia, the Tolmachevy Sisters will perform on stage during the grand final of the show on November 15th. Although PBS and EBU are not confirming (yet) […]

JUNIOR EUROVISION 2014 LOGO July 08

Video: Watch the animation of JESC 2014 logo

Fans wave Norway's and Basque flags as t July 08

Norway close to sign JESC 2014 participation

OSLO, NORWAY – It is confirmed now that Norwegian broadcaster TV2 is in discussions with the EBU in order the country to participate in the 2014 Junior Eurovision Song Contest. If this happens then TV2 will examine three options for the selection: Either use a participant from MGP Junior, Idol Junior or internal selection. Norway […]

ITALY RAI July 08

Breaking News: Italy joins Junior Eurovision 2014

ROME, ITALY – RAI Gulp is entering the 2014 edition of the Junior Eurovision Song Contest, marking the first BIG 5 country entering the contest since Spain left the contest. No information yet on how the Italian broadcaster will decide upon its entry and artist but the sure thing is that with San Marino and […]

GREECE NERIT July 08

Official: Greece not entering JESC 2014

ATHENS, GREECE – Moments ago the Greek national broadcaster confirmed that their final decision for Junior Eurovision Song Contest is negative. The cost for the participation is what troubles the national broadcaster which is also opposite to the idea of Junior Eurovision despite huge efforts the past two years. This means that Cyprus will not […]

JUNIOR EUROVISION 2014 LOGO 03 July 08

Which BIG 5 country enters Junior Eurovision 2014?

VALLETTA, MALTA – Everything is ready for the official paperwork to be submitted. Until then we are not allowed to reveal the name of that country but we can give you lots of hints. This country is a member of the BIG 5 team in the senior Eurovision Song Contest and the revelation will create […]

photo 082 July 08

Rule violation leads NTU to line up change

KYIV, UKRAINE – As a result of the detailed examination NTU has found violation of the rules of the JESC national Selection from the side of one semifinalist – Polina Ryzhak. She performed a song “Tse Ukraina” (“It’s Ukraine”) which is a translation of the song Miley Cyprus “Nobodu’s Perfect” that was released in 2006 […]

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 […]

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Gallery: NTU reveal JESC 2014 selection details

KYIV, UKRAINE – The semifinal of the Ukrainian National Selection has just been held in NTU studio. According to the rules of the National selection the jury members formed by the people’s proposals submitted to the NTU have selected 19 young artists who are given the chance to continue the competition in the final. The […]

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 […]

ICELAND RUV July 03

Iceland: sorry, our interest in JESC was a typo error!

REYKJAVIK, ICELAND – Iceland’s national broadcaster was speculated by many sites and blogs as a newcomer country in the 2014 Junior Eurovision Song Contest. But thanks to Eurovoix.com things are now clear. What happened though? All sites and blogs speculated the country’s entrance to the contest based on the official RÚV website which claimed as […]

CYPRUS CYBC July 03

Exclusive: Cyprus returns to Junior Eurovision!

NICOSIA, CYPRUS – Two years of hard efforts and the team of CyBC responded positively to their return in the Junior Eurovision Song Contest. While Greece has shown no signs of answering yet (they are still very reluctant) Cyprus dares to re-enter The team of oikotimes.com would like to finally express our congratulations for Cyprus […]

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 […]

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 […]