ESC Insight: Eurovision Song Contest Podcast

Join Ewan Spence and ESC Insight as they take 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 200 million viewers worldwide each year.

Episodes
Nov. 21, 2020 Eurovision Insight Podcast: Eurovision Again 1990
The rules! The National Final stories! The state of pop! Join Ewan and Ellie in out companion podcast to Eurovision …
Nov. 20, 2020 Eurovision Insight Podcast: New Rules And New Tunes
Song back-ups, the return of last year’s Semi Final draw, and the upcoming Junior Eurovision Song Contest. Catch up with …
Nov. 6, 2020 Eurovision Insight Podcast: Who’s Confirmed For Rotterdam?
The entry lists are confirmed, some familiar names pop up in Sweden, and your Semi Final favourites will get their …
Oct. 23, 2020 Eurovision Insight Podcast: Think Again About Things
Iceland's RUV cheers everyone up, we might be getting more votes at Junior Eurovision, and a victory for Anna Bergendahl. …
Oct. 17, 2020 Eurovision Insight Podcast: Eurovision Again 1976
A companion podcast to Eurovision Again's trip to The Hague in 1976 Join us as Ewan Spence and Ellie Chalkley …
Oct. 9, 2020 Eurovision Insight Podcast: Our Hosts For Warsaw
Yes you can come to Warsaw, thinking about COVID-19, and Marriage is in the air. All that and more in …
Oct. 7, 2020 Eurovision Insight Podcast: Eurovision Castaways with Matt Baker
Matt Baker of the Second Cherry podcast and ESCXtra pays a visit to the Île de Bezençon, a Ellie Chalkley …
Sept. 28, 2020 Eurovision Insight Podcast: Digital Quartets: COVID-19 And Eurovision’s Digital Engagement
Fin Ross Russell takes an in-depth retrospective on COVID’s effects on digital engagement around the Eurovision Song Contest during 2020 …
Sept. 25, 2020 Eurovision Insight Podcast: Four Scenarios And A Melfest Name
Four scenarios for Eurovision 2021, everyone wants to be seen in Cyprus, and our first new name of the season. …
Sept. 19, 2020 Eurovision Insight Podcast: Eurovision Again 2005
A companion podcast to Eurovision Again's trip to Kyiv 2005. Join us as we go over the new rules, National …
Sept. 8, 2020 Eurovision Insight Podcast: We’ve Got Ourselves Two Contests
The new Eurovision season is here, Junior Eurovision shows us the way, and the annual mention of Steps is already …
Sept. 1, 2020 Eurovision Insight Podcast: Eurovision Castaways with Heidi Stephens
The Guardian's Eurovision liveblogger Heidi Stephens joins Ellie Chalkley at the Île de Bezençon customs desk, in our latest 'Eurovision …
Aug. 25, 2020 Eurovision Insight Podcast: The Summer Before September
Dates and rules for Rotterdam, Eurovision on the radio, the success of Husavik, and more, in the latest Insight News …
Aug. 15, 2020 Eurovision Insight Podcast: Eurovision Again 1985
A companion podcast to Eurovision Again's trip to Gothenburg 1985. Join us as we go over the new rules, National …
July 25, 2020 Eurovision Insight Podcast: Eurovision Castaways with Elaine O’Neill
Eurovision Castaways and the Île de Bezençon welcomes another visitor, as Elaine O'Neill brings her eight records and a luxury... …
July 18, 2020 Eurovision Insight Podcast: Eurovision Again 1999
A companion podcast to Eurovision Again's trip to Jerusalem 1999. Join us as we go over the new rules, National …
June 8, 2020 Eurovision Insight Podcast: Open Up
Some thoughts on ESC Insight and Black Lives Matter, along with the latest news from the Eurovision Song Contest world …
June 1, 2020 Eurovision Insight Podcast: The Exciting Renewal Of Finland’s UMK
Ellie Chalkley explores the exciting renewal of Finland's UMK selection in 'Looking Back, Looking Forwards,' in our latest Insight Podcast. …
May 22, 2020 Eurovision Insight Podcast: Welcome To The Summer
As the Eurovision Summer begins, we move into the 'off-season'. Ewan Spence brings you the latest from the world of …
May 17, 2020 Eurovision Insight Podcast: Some Thoughts As The Season Ends
As the Eurovision Song Contest season comes to close, Ewan Spence and the Insight team take a moment to look …