ESC Insight: The Unofficial Eurovision Song Contest Podcast
By Ewan Spence
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Join Ewan Spence, "Scotland's Mr Eurovision", as he takes you on the journey that is the Eurovision Song Contest. From an introduction to the contest and rules, through the songs chosen by each country to backstage at the stadium, this is your unofficial guide to one of the world's favourite television shows, with over 120 million viewers worldwide each year.
||Eurovision Insight Podcast: It’s Not ‘Children of the Revolution’!||Results from around Europe, with five songs and artists winning NFs, internal announcements, NF results, and music from the UK singer that wasn't in the voice of Holly Drummond.||3/7/14||Free||View In iTunes|
||Eurovision Insight Podcast: ‘You Are An Odious Little Man’||Eurosong Fever breaks out in the RTE ring, details from Hungary, Latvia, Spain, Poland and Macedonia. Plus news from around the Eurovision world and some thoughts on the BBC's approach to 2014, finishing with a bit of an Inception horn and a mashup fr...||3/1/14||Free||View In iTunes|
||Eurovision Insight Podcast: Who Could Possibly Be Scared Of A Clown?||Results from Iceland, Hungary, and Sweden, running down this week's Eurovision news, the national shows this weekend, and all the clowns from Eesti Laul without the clown visuals.||2/21/14||Free||View In iTunes|
||Eurovision Insight Podcast: Right From The Start Of The Dancefloor||Results from Malta and Switzerland, no idea what from Lithuania, news on the B&W-Hallerne, previewing this weekend's National Final shows, and a bit of a dance floor filler from Malta.||2/15/14||Free||View In iTunes|
||Eurovision Insight Podcast: Wake Me Up For The National Finals||Two more performers win their National Final, we have more artist names for Copenhagen and televised selections, the results of the tele vote investigation from the EBU, and we finally get around to an Avicii cover from SeBAlter.||2/7/14||Free||View In iTunes|
||Eurovision Insight Podcast: 250 Not Out||National Finals, seven heats, Italian selections, a Euro-cafe, and a ferry. All that on the 250th Insight podcast, and music from Emma Marrone. Hosted by Ewan Spence, www.escinsight.com.||1/29/14||Free||View In iTunes|
||Eurovision Insight Podcast: The Cheesecake is Baked||We have a final count on countries at Eurovision 2014 (37), results from Belarus, Finland, and lithuania, and news from around the continent as National Final season continues... with music from Elena Sinyavskaya.||1/17/14||Free||View In iTunes|
||Eurovision Insight Podcast: We have 36 (plus 1) for the Island||It's 2014, and there's a bundle of results, running orders, and news headlines to go through in our first Insight podcast of the year, with a music mash-up from Dan Mei to finish.||1/9/14||Free||View In iTunes|
||Eurovision Insight Podcast: Some Euronews Before Christmas Day||We have our first National Final winner, more dates, cancelations, postponements, and running orders. Plus a blast of Christmas cheer from Sanna, Sonjia, and Shirley. Hosted by Ewan Spence, www.escinsight.com.||12/24/13||Free||View In iTunes|
||Eurovision Insight Podcast: A Final Chat From Kyiv, Sunday 1st December||Junior Eurovision 2013 is over, everyone is heading home, but in the wee hours of the morning, Ewan Spence and Sharleen Wright look back at the week in Kyiv.||12/1/13||Free||View In iTunes|
||Eurovision Insight Podcast: Daily Chat from Kyiv, Saturday 30th November||In just a few hours time, the 11th Junior Eurovision Song Contest will be under way. Once more Ewan Spence, Sharleen Wright (ESC Insight), and Emma Backfish (EscXtra) are here to talk over the action What are our highlights to watch out for during toni...||11/30/13||Free||View In iTunes|
||Eurovision Insight Podcast: Daily Chat from Kyiv, Friday 29th November||With the interval, opening, and closing acts rehearsed, the Insight Podcast team have a good idea what the show is going to look like. Ewan Spence is joined once more in Kyiv by Sharleen Wright and Emma Backfish to look over the day's events and the ex...||11/29/13||Free||View In iTunes|
||Eurovision Insight Podcast: Daily Chat from Kyiv, Thursday 28th November||Press Conferences, intervals, and opening acts come to the fore today in the Insight podcast. Ewan Spence is joined by Sharleen Wright (ESC Insight), Emma Backfish (EscXtra), and Luke Fisher (Junior Eurovision) to talk over all the JESC action.||11/28/13||Free||View In iTunes|
||Eurovision Insight Podcast: Daily Chat from Kyiv, Wednesday 27th November||Following a day of dress rehearsals and a tour of Kyiv, Ewan Spence is joined by Sharleen Wright (ESC Insight), Emma Backfish (EscXtra), and Luke Fisher (Junior Eurovision) to talk over all the JESC action on today's Insight podcast||11/27/13||Free||View In iTunes|
||Eurovision Insight Podcast: Daily Chat from Kyiv, Tuesday 26th November||The world's press gather in Kyiv for this year's Junior Eurovision Song Contest. Joining Ewan Spence to discuss JESC and what's in store today are Sharleen Wright (ESC Insight), Emma Backfish (EscXtra), and JP (Radio Internation.||11/26/13||Free||View In iTunes|
||Eurovision Insight Podcast: The Bang and the Boom of Eurovision||The first deadline has passed for the Adults, the Juniors are getting ready in Kiev, and Krystall Mills is heading for iTunes. News, views, and music from the world of the Eurovision Song Contest.||11/24/13||Free||View In iTunes|
||Eurovision Insight Podcast: Guns, Uniforms, and Red Stars||More countries for JESC, more submission deadlines and NF dates, and music from The Red Army Choir.||10/25/13||Free||View In iTunes|
||Eurovision Insight Podcast: We’re Going Up, Up, Up, Up, Uu-up!||JESC gets ever closer, more NF submissions and dates, and a very special cover from Maja Keuc and Josh James nee Dubovie.||10/9/13||Free||View In iTunes|
the best podcast about Eurovision
Eurovision is not merely a song contest, it's a peace-fostering majestic fun event that is very important to many millions of Europeans.
In this podcast you can learn more about Eurovision from people who are genuinely passionate about Eurovision.
It's worth listening.
Best ESC commentators bar none
Whoever your favorite sportscaster is, Ewan Spence is the Eurovision equivalent.