Posted by Jonty Thompson
13. May, 2011
In life there are few moments where being cheesy, wearing mirror ball suits and sequined dresses will get you adoring fans. One such moment is the Eurovision Song Contest.
To celebrate this glorious event here is a mixtape of clips ranging from contest winners of questionable entry and euro-pop tunes that should have been amongst the mix.
ABBA – Waterloo (1977) : www.youtube.com/watch?v=ngBxDKJCyN4&feature=related
Celine Dion – Ne partez pas sans moi (1988) : www.youtube.com/watch?v=8pEYw8PcBas
Alexander Rybak (2009) – Fairytale : www.youtube.com/watch?v=uiH4BFTELME
Lena – Satellite (2010) : www.youtube.com/watch?v=UmOeISUYXuI
Erik Saade – Popular (2011) : www.youtube.com/watch?v=Nfx0OMM2u0A
Ukraine – Verka Serduchka : www.youtube.com/watch?v=Hco0bR_mfzo
Marko Kon and Milan Nikolic – Cipela : www.youtube.com/watch?v=-gZ3vwTdPRc
GRUM – Through the Night : www.youtube.com/watch?v=3dUbtrTU-1U
Royksopp – The Girl and the Robot : www.youtube.com/watch?v=-EJUCkSMN4k
Head over to the NGV on Friday nights to see beautiful art and listen to some great live music.
Stonnington lights up with the Glow Winter Arts Festival.
Warm up your ears for Chroma’s marvelous mishmash of Mozart and The White Stripes.
The Creole-flavoured food truck takes over Melbourne Cemetery today with funk, free music, congo lines and plenty of po-boys.
Enjoy music with your macchiato at the Social Roasting Company every Friday in June.
The re-vamped Post Office Hotel puts on great tucker and gigs