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Cover art for Eurowhat episode 123 Live on Tape. The video for Montaigne's live on tape performance is shown on the Eurovision stage in Rotterdam

123: Live on Tape

Bre Booker joins us to discuss the pre-recorded Live on Tape performances from the 2021 Eurovision Song Celebration YouTube specials.

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Cover art for EuroWhat episode 122 Revised Head Canon. Wide shot of the Eurovision stage shortly after Italy's Måneskin are announced as the winners.

122: Revised Head Canon

Ryan’s back! We help to provide a revised head canon to fill the gap between 2018 and 2021 and review this year’s Eurovision Song Contest.

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Cover art for Eurowhat Episode 121 Eurovision 2021 Grand Final Preview. Members of Italy's Måneskin stand backstage in the Rotterdam Ahoy while wearing masks.

121: Eurovision 2021 Grand Final Preview

33 songs competed on the Eurovision stage Tuesday and Thursday but only 20 advanced to the 2021 Grand Final. Who will win the Eurovision Song Contest in Rotterdam?

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Cover art for Eurowhat Episode 120 Eurovision 2021 Semi-Final Preview. The Eurovision Stage is lit up in an empty Rotterdam Ahoy

120: Eurovision 2021 Semi-Final Preview

The Eurovision 2021 Semi-Final Spectacular is here! We make our picks for the 20 songs we think will qualify for the Grand Final in Rotterdam.

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Cover art for Eurowhat 118 Over-Egged Pudding. Top row: Victoria (Bulgaria), Samanta Tina (Latvia), The Black Mamba (Portugal). Bottom row: Gjon's Tears (Switzerland), Fyr og Flamme (Denmark), Blind Channel (Finland)

118: Over-Egged Pudding

Maura Johnston joins us to discuss the last section of Eurovision 2021 Semi 2. Topics include pudding, track suits, and CVS Bangers.

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Cover art for episode 111 The Homestretch: A safety coordinator at Melfest places a mask on a cardboard cutout of Christer Bjorkman

111: The Homestretch

We’re in the homestretch of an unusual Eurovision Selection Season. Melfest is the main event, new songs, scandals… maybe not unusual…

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Six photos of Eurovision contestants surround the Eurowhat logo; Sunstroke Project (2010, UL), Valentina Monetta (2013, UR), Ovi and Paula Sellig (2014, ML), Laura and Koit Toome (2017, MR), Poli Genova (2016, LL), Sergey Lazarev (2019, LR)

#94: Double Trouble

Ben flies solo again with another audio essay, this time looking into performers who made double, triple, and even quadruple visits to the Eurovision stage.

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Twilight photo of the Erasmus Bridge in Rotterdam, the Netherlands

#93: Rotterdam, Ahoy! Take 2

Rotterdam gets to take a mulligan on 2020 as we look ahead to how preparations for the 2021 Eurovision Song Contest begin to take shape.

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black and white photo of a boy working with radio equipment from the early 20th century

#91: A Brief History of the EBU

The European Broadcasting Union (EBU) turns 70 this year! How did the EBU come into being? We dive into telecommunications history and evolution to find out.

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Top third: 12 Points from America Logo; middle third: Eurovision Song Contest The Story of Fire Saga title card; bottom third: Eurowhat logo

#89: 12 Points to Fire Saga?

Eurovision Song Contest: The Story of Fire Saga arrived on Netflix last week and 12 Points from America joins us to discuss the music in Will Ferrell’s new comedy.

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