Austria

FYR Macedonia, Croatia, Austria, Greece, Finland, Armenia, Switzerland, Ireland, and Cyprus will compete in the second half of the first semi-final of the 2018 Eurovision Song Contest. (Photos courtesy of EBU)

#12: Bringing the Party

Before the big party in Lisbon next month, we chat about the London Eurovision Party and other pre-festival shindigs. We also finish up talking about the first semi-final, including our hopes and dreams for what we’ll see on stage.

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Alexander Rybak will offer a Eurovision tutorial for Norway with "That's How You Write a Song" in Lisbon. (Photo: NRK)

#8: Melfest Fest

Eurovision’s 2018 selection season is approaching the end, which means one thing: Sweden’s Melodifestivalen! Well, two things: lots of internal selections coming through the pipeline. No matter how you count it, we’re in the homestretch!

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#1: Welcome to 2018

In our opening episode of The EuroWhat? podcast, our Eurovision specialists introduce themselves and share their first impressions of Albania’s entry.

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The stage of the 2017 Eurovision Song Contest prior to the first semi-final at the International Exhibition Centre in Kyiv, Ukraine. (Photo: Mike McComb)

Things to Know When You Go to Eurovision

Are you thinking about going to Eurovision 2018? Here are some tips to maximize your ESC experience.

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The 2017 Eurovision Song Contest will be held in Kyiv, Ukraine on Saturday, May 13. (Logo: Eurovision)

Getting Ready for the 2017 Eurovision Song Contest Grand Final

A new favorite has emerged, according to the bookkeepers.

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The 2017 Eurovision Song Contest will be held in Kyiv, Ukraine on Saturday, May 13. (Logo: Eurovision)

Eurovision 2017 Second Semi-Final: Our Predictions

When 10 of the entries are toss-ups for qualifying, you know it’s going to be a good Eurovision semi-final.

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Jacques Houdek will represent Croatia at the 2017 Eurovision Song Contest in Kyiv, Ukraine (Photo: Damian Fiket)

Eurovision 2017 YouTube Second Rehearsals: Semi-Final 2

Croatia may be playing spoiler in the second semi-final, making this year’s Eurovision Song Contest that much more unpredictable.

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O'G3NE (The Netherlands) rehearses on the Eurovision Song Contest 2017 stage in Kyiv, Ukraine. (Photo: Andres Putting / Eurovision)

Eurovision 2017 YouTube First Rehearsals: Semi-Final 2

There is a clear YouTube front-runner after the first round of Eurovision semi-final rehearsals.

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Nathan Trent will represent Austria at the 2017 Eurovision Song Contest in Kyiv, Ukraine (Photo: Roman Zach-Kiesling ORF)

Eurovision 2017 Entry: Austria — Nathan Trent — Running on Air

A throwback sound may not be enough to get Austria back to the Grand Final.

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Nathan Trent will represent Austria at the 2017 Eurovision Song Contest. (Photo: Martin Hauser Photography)

Will Nathan Trent Be “Running” to the ESC Finals for Austria?

Nathan Trent’s “Running on Air” has an easy, earnest quality, but will it get Austria to the Eurovision finals?

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