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Why I’m glad Ukraine won Eurovision

THIS may not sit well with some, but I’m glad Ukraine’s 2016 Eurovision entry, 1944 by Jamala, won. It’s so refreshing to see that, after hosts Petra Mede and Måns Zelmerlöw spoofed Eurovision and its songs with Story of ESC … Continue reading

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Australia returns to Eurovision

AUSTRALIA will return to the Eurovision Song Contest next year Stockholm. Unlike this year, Australia won’t be given a bye to the Grand Final. They will have to qualify via the Semis earlier in Eurovision Week to join the Big … Continue reading

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Epic Rap Battles of History – London gig review

EPIC RAP BATTLES OF HISTORY (E.R.B.) well and truly lived up to the first part of their name when their maiden world tour landed in London last night (30th September) for the final U.K. date. The 600-strong sell-out (reportedly the … Continue reading

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Sabaton confirm first gig in Japan at Loud Park 15

WAR-THEMED Swedish heavy metal band Sabaton have announced their first Japanese dates. The group’s Facebook page confirmed they’ll play Loud Park 15, the tenth staging of one of Japan’s biggest music festivals, on 11th October in Saitama. Sabaton’s website also … Continue reading

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Australia in Eurovision – Opinion

I WAS as surprised as the next fan to learn on Tuesday afternoon that Australia, AUSTRALIA, had been given a bye straight into the Grand Final of this year’s Eurovision Song Contest (E.S.C.). But despite how absurd some may think … Continue reading

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Top 10 Epic Rap Battles of History

YOUTUBE phenomenon Epic Rap Battles of History returns for its highly anticipated fourth season on Monday 10th November. My sister and I are big fans of Nice Peter & EpicLLOYD’s series, and we have (finally) come up with our own … Continue reading

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Give these heroes a medal

SABATON, the war-themed heavy metal band, have successfully followed up a great album. Heroes is another concept album from the Swedes, focusing on individual heroes and small companies, rather than vast armies, battles or kings like on their previous album, … Continue reading

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