The Euro Trip | A Eurovision Podcast
Tusse & Friday Beers
The man with Sweden's proud Eurovision history behind him, Tusse, joins us on the podcast this week. We also chat movies with Empire's Editor-at-large Helen O'Hara, with Husavik nominated at the Academy Awards due to take place later this week. Stijn Smulders is back too, with a very special Rotterdam Road Trip.Latest News - 14.27"Helen O'Hara on Husavik's chances at the Oscars - 19.50"Rotterdam Road Trip with Stijn Smulders - 32.20"Tusse Interview - 45.03"One Second Song - 1.01.33"
Concert In The Dark Preview
On this week's bonus episode of the podcast, we treat you to an exclusive pass to go behind the scenes of Concert In The Dark, one of the only pre-parties happening ahead of Eurovision 2021. Wednesday night's event will feature 15 of this year's artists as well as some familiar faces, and we speak to some of them ahead of the show. We also speak to the event producer, as well as the co-founder of More Trees, one of the event partners which viewers are encouraged to donate to.You can watch Concert In The Dark live on Wednesday 21 April at 20:00 BST/21:00 CEST on eurovoix.tv03:10 - Callum Rowe12:00 - Nicki French22:55 - Helen Boksle28:45 - Eva & Kalle Rydberg38:30 - Patrik Jean47:15 - Niki Tibble
Barbara Pravi & Iced Tea
In a jam-packed episode, we hear from not one but two of the class of 2021, including Rafal from Poland and Barbara Pravi from France. We're also joined by friend of the podcast Tobbe Ek who gets us to the bottom of the Dinah Nah story, and the Rotterdam Road Trip continues.08:20 - Eurovision news round-up11:00 - Tobbe Ek Interview20:35 - Rotterdam Road Trip with Veerle Collignon32:10 - Rafal Clip36:00 - Barbara Pravi Interview59:30 - One Second Song
The Euro Trip x Coming Out Stories
Rob & James team up with host Emma Goswell to present a special episode of The Euro Trip, and Coming Out Stories. They chat Eurovision, LGBT rights, and why you should check out each other's podcasts. Coming Out Stories will take you to one the most important moments in many people’s lives. It willperch you on sofas in suburban sitting rooms, stand you in front of officials' desks,put you at the centre of a crowd in a noisy classroom, everywhere where these conversations have happened. It doesn’t even matter if you haven’t had a conversation like this yourself, or indeed ever plan to. Everyone can recognise the innate human desire to love and be loved, and that’s what these stories are about.
Destiny & Broken Fences
She's one of the favourites to win this year's Eurovision Song Contest; Malta's Destiny joins the boys to discuss her hopes and chances of taking the trophy back to the Mediterranean. There's yet another edition of our Rotterdam Road Trip, and things get a little high brow with an actual doctor joining us to discuss her latest Eurovision project.
Blind Channel & Cocktails
Blind Channel, Finland's entry for Eurovision 2021 join Rob and James to chat about their lives since winning UMK, their hopes for Rotterdam and promise to buy us all a drink (you included). Conor Devlin talks about how he wcreated something special for Lesley Roy and The Euro Trip's Rotterdam Road Trip continues.11:05 - News roundup16:30 - Conor Devlin chats Lesley Roy's music video28:30 - The Euro Trip's Rotterdam Road Trip37:30 - Blind Channel Interview51:40 - One Second Song
Albina & Hotel Ice Cream
Albina (Croatia 2021) joins Rob and James as the podcast focuses on all things Rotterdam. There's also your chance to get involved with The Euro Trip's Eurovision Sweepstake, and we analyse the current odds to see if we can predict a winner. Oh, and podcast favourite Sheila Kamerman returns to give us another glimpse of life in this year's host city.11.51" - Latest Eurovision News18.23" - Ben Robertson discusses the latest odds ahead of this year's contest.31.05" - The Euro Trip's Rotterdam Road Trip44.40" - Albina (Croatia 2021) Interview59.34" - One Second Song
Christer Bjorkman Exclusive Interview
The man responsible for Sweden's incredible form at Eurovision over the past decade joins Rob & James for a feature length conversation covering everything from Melodifestivalen, Eurovision, and the upcoming American Song Contest. Don't skip ahead, as there are so many incredible stories in this special episode.
Selection Season Wrap Party
After a whirlwind few months, national selection season has drawn to a close and it gives us a chance to pause, take a breath and take stock. Because of that, Rob and James have invited twi of their favourite artists along for a chat about the shows across Europe.13:50 - Sissi and Pedro Gonçalves Interview40:00 - One Second Song