Livetweeting Eurovision 2015


  1. Eurovision now has two semi-finals and a final - covering Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday. Its structure of competition between nations invites viewers to project geopolitical ideas on to what they see, but it's not like you have to look far:
  2. (This, as you can imagine, we'll return to.)
  3. (And really quite a lot more symbolism going on even than that.)
  4. Genealogy - Face The Shadow (Armenia) - LIVE at Eurovision 2015: Semi-Final 1
  5. (One journalist I spoke to about Eurovision this year asked me why there were so many songs in 2015 about war and peace. I still don't think we had anywhere near as many as we did in 1990, the first Eurovision after the fall of the Berlin Wall...)