For the fifth time in a row Eurovision in Concert was held in Amsterdam and was a major success of public. 1500 people rocked on the Melkweg Theater and watched 25 eurostars performing life. The event was sold out and the artistst gave it all, this year with one special guest star, Carola
Here the list of the acts:
• Albania : Adrian Lulgjurai & Bledar Sejko – Identitet
• Austria: Natália Kelly – Shine
• Belarus: Alyona Lanskaya – Solayoh
• Belgium: Roberto Bellarosa – Love kills
• Bulgaria: Elitsa & Stoyan – Samo shampioni
• Croatia: Klapa s Mora – Mižerja
• Estonia: Birgit Õigemeel – Et uus saaks alguse
• Finland: Krista Siegfrids – Marry me
• France: Amandine Bourgeois – L’Enfer et moi
• Georgia: Nodi & Sophie – Waterfall
• Greece: Koza Mostra & Agathonas lakovidis – Alcohol is free
• Ireland: Ryan Dolan – Only love survives
• Israel: Moran Mazor – Rak Bishvillo
• Italy: Marco Mengoni – L’Essenziale
• Lithuania: Andrijus Pojavis
• FYR Macedonia: Esma & Vlatko – Pred Da Se Razdeni
• Malta: Gianluca – Tomorrow
• Moldova: Aliona Moon – O mie
• Romania: Cezar – It’s my life
• Russia: Dina Garipova – What if
• San Marino: Valentina Monetta – Crisalide
• Serbia: Moje 3 – Ljubav Je Svuda
• Slovenia: Hannah – Straight into love
• Switzerland: Takasa – You and me
• Ukraine: Zlata Ognevich – Gravity
Check the pics of the event on the official website here and you can watch some of the videos on the youtube channel from ESCKAZ.com here
As in the last 5 years , Eurovision TOP 250 has been the biggest poll showing the actuall most favourites songs of the fans. INFE Network is also one of the 5 partners of 12points.tv . A special show with the announcement of the TOP 250 will be broadcasted on 31. December 2012 at ESCradio and on 1rst January 2013 on INFE Radio. So as from last Friday , you can cast your vote by visiting the link here
AEV Spanish INFE associated fan club has released the lipdub of Quédate Conmigo, like in 201o and 2011 Spanish fans contributed supporting Pastora with a lipdub/video/cover. It was recorded on the Euroschlager weekend in Madrid on the famous “Retiro” Park, right on the Crystal Palace so also a tribute to Bakú. Enjoy the video from the bottom of Spanish fans heart. Congrats for the great work!
Madrid will host the 3rd Euroschlager party organized by AEV (INFE associated Spanish Club) and OGAE Spain. It will be the third year in a row that this party takes place in the Spanish Capital and it is a must for any Spanish eurofan. Both previous editions were a total success and for those who will not assist to Baku this is a great chance to get rewarded for it by dancing till the end Eurovision and Euroschlager songs.
The party starts at 11PM in The Club Coppola including good music, fun, draws and the special guest star Jenny Silver. You cannot miss the great opportunity of meeting Spanish Eurofans and enjoy a terrific night next 20th April in Madrid.
Goodbye Globen; Melodifestivalen Organisation has announced the new venue for the 2013 edition to be held next 9th of March 2013, the new Swedbank Arena. Due to the increasing attendance of public the event will be moved to this brand new venue which will be inaugurated on 14th November with football game Sweden – England.
The closable roof allows this space to be multifunctional and to host between 15.000 and 65.000 spectators depeding on the type of event, it will give Sweden the chance to host events which were not able to visit the country due to its venues limitation.
The stadium is located in Solna a municipality part of Stockholm’s metropolitan area and will be connected by train and tram (still to be finished) with the center of the capital. A massive complex with shops, hotels, restaurants and offices it is also planned to be built beside the venue.
Sweden gets ready for hosting huge events; will be Eurovision 2013 one of them?
Eurofriends Song Contest is a yearly event who seeks for the best song ever in the Eurovision Song Contest. It was created two years ago and already has two winners, Yohanna with “Is is true” and Alexander Rybak with “Fairytale”. Everybody is welcome to participate, therefore you have to vote every week songs from a particular country who fight on a weekly heat to achieve the next round. The results are revealed in a weekly show hosted by the charismatic and sexy Andy Simon Verreth, who is also the creator and producer of the event. If you are a real Eurovision Fan you cannot miss the Eurofriends song contest.
A brand new Eurovision TOP 250 has started by a co-operative website. 12points.tv has started a poll for all eurovision fans. Fans all over the world can start voting for their favourite songs from 1956 until today. The whole procedure lasts until 20th December and a special radio programme will take place on the 31rst December on escradio.com with the results of this poll
The voting form will be found on http://12points.tv/top250 and everybody can vote. Everyone can vote once and if more votes come in from same person,only the newest ones count. INFE Network is a huge supportive network of this procedure, as via that we will find which songs Eurovision Fans love the most.
The last time, the Eurovision Top 250 project took place, was in 2009 when Yohanna from Iceland and her song “Is it true?” got the very Top place in the Charts.Who is it going to be for 2011. So let’s find out.
The Greek Eurovision Fanclub, which runs in our Network also as INFE Greece, organised another successful event on Saturday 8th October 2011. Members of the Club who chose to compete in a Eurovision-alike contest, plus guests and other members of the club , had a wonderful evening with lots of music, fun and Eurovision feeling. In this contest , each participant had to chose a country, an artist with origin from the country he chose and compete in a final of 20 songs. Rightful winner of the night was declared to be Denmark with the song What goes around comes around by Ida Corr with 119 points, only to be followed by Sweden which was left behind only by 2 points. A second prize was also given by the guests to Romania. As the Greek Eurovision Fanclub’s Board say : We long to hear from you all to our next event.