OIKOTIMES ON THE SPOT: 10th OGAE SPAIN CONGRESS
Jaime Solloso (Spain)
MADRID, SPAIN – The OGAE Spain congress will be celebrating it’s 10th anniversary on 3rd October at the Sala Ateneo of Madrid. The oikotimes.com team will bring you exclusive coverage of this event.
The event marks an opportunity for fans of Eurovision to discuss and listen to acts from previous contests and the situation going forward.
It will include special guest appearances from Zlata Ognevich, who represented Ukraine in 2013 with “Gravity” and came in 3rd place in Malmö of that year. She has also been presented at JESC 2013 in Kiev but is now involved in politics in her home country.
Susana Guerra “Suzy” from Portugal will also be present. She represented her country in 2014 at the semifinals in Copenhagen with the song “Quero ser tua” (I want to be yours).
The final participant will be Elisabeth Andreassen, a stalwart of the Eurovision scene, she has taken part in many Melodifestivalen finals and formed part of several successful musical groups. She won the contest in 1985 as part of the group Bobbysocks with the song “La det swing” (Let it swing) but has been runner-up as herself in 1996 with “I evighet” (For Eternity) and also achieved an 8th place in 1982 and 6th in 1994. She is still actively involved in Eurovision.
Further acts may be announced prior to the event taking place but the OGAE will also hold a post party from 11pm on the night at “Delirio Live” in Madrid that will last until 3am.