Posts by Viktoria

Melodifestivalen 2013 – The running order announced today

One of last years biggest sensations David Lindgren will open the first semi final of Melodifestivalen in Karlskrona on February 2nd with his song Skyline. Ulrik Munther will close this years contest with his song Tell the world I’m here. This is the running order of Melodifestivalen 2013: Semi final 1 February 2nd, Karlskrona 1.… Read more

Eric Saade releases Pop Explosion concert DVD today

During a few weeks in March and April 2012 Eric Saade headed out on a nationwide tour in Sweden called Pop Expolosion. The last stop on the tour, Stockholm was filmed for SVT and aired on Swedish TV earlier this autumn. Today, this concert is released on a DVD, which also contains a lot of extra… Read more

No more Euphoria in Sweden?

When it comes to Melodifestivalen and Eurovision Song Contest I have always been proud to be a Swede. I’ve always associated it with pure joy. However, this year the joyful spirit doesn’t seem to appear. The feeling when the names of next year’s participants were revealed can easily be summed up with one word, disappointment.… Read more

Loreen releases debut album Heal – officially out today

After the success in the Swedish pre selection Melodifestivalen and Eurovision Song Contest, Loreen releases her much longed for debut album today titled Heal. She gives you 12 songs – of course including her 2012 Eurovision winner Euphoria. Despite what you may think, Loreen’s career didn’t start in Melodifestivlen. Loreen was first known to the… Read more

Melodifestivalen 2012: Dress rehearsal

For the Swedish finalists this is the night before the big clash on saturday when Sweden’s going to select who is going to represent them in Baku in May. According to the Swedish newspapers, in theory, Sweden already have a winner. But do they really? After tonight’s rehearsal several acts still seems to be in the… Read more

Interviews: EuroVisionary talks to Danny and Lisa Miskovsky

On Saturday, March 20th 2012 Sweden will select who is going to represent the country in Baku in May. Today, Thursday was the first time the artists rehearsed their act in the Globe arena. EuroVisionary managed to get a few words with Danny Saucedo and Lisa Miskovsky before the rehearsals started. Danny Can you tell me a… Read more

Melodifestivalen 2012: Lisa Miskovsky and Danny through to final

This week’s semi final were a battle between several of Sweden’s most loved artists but only two of them could go through to the final. The lucky one’s getting the desirable spots in the final were Lisa Miskovsky and Danny. Christer Sjögren and Lotta Engberg and Dynazty will have a new chance to qualify in next week’s second chance… Read more

Melodifestivalen 2012: Swedish viewers votes Ulrik Munther and David Lindgren through to the final

After month of preparations and days of rehearsals tonight it was finally time to select two more finalists in Sweden. It was an exciting battle between debutants like David Lindgren, Melodifestivalen veterans like Andreas Lundstedt and former sensations like Timoteij. The opening act  The show is opened by a recap reminding us about last week’s… Read more

Interviews: EuroVisionary talks to Ulrik Munther, Timoteij, Andreas Lundstedt and David Lindgren in Gothenburg

After yesterdays dress rehearsal EuroVisionary were able to meet with Andreas Lundstedt, Timoteij, Ulrik Munther and David Lindgren to ask them about the rehearsal and their participation in Melodifestivalen. Timoteij In 2010 when you participated you were quiet unknown to the Swedish viewers but you sailed right through to the final anyway. This time you are kind of favourites… Read more

Melodifestivalen 2012: Second heat dress rehearsal

This week it’s time for eight more acts to compete for the two spots in the final in Ericsson Globe Arena on March 10th. This weeks line-up is more even than the one in Växjö last week therefore it’s much harder to predict the result. Judging by the audience response in the arena we can expect… Read more

Melodifestivalen 2012 – The running order announced today

On February 4th the first Swedish semi final kicks off with debutant Sean Banan. The honour of closing the fourth semi final is veteran Danny Saucedo. This year, 14 of the 32 songs have Swedish lyrics which is an unusually high number. This is the running order for Melodifestivalen 2012:  Semi final 1 February 4th, Växjö 1.… Read more

Gallery: Schlagerartists performs at Swedish Pride Party Night

On Saturday Stockholm Pride organized a parade through Stockholm. Afterwards there was a party in Kungsträdgården in Stockholm with several performances from Swedish former Melodifestivalen participants like Shirley Clamp, Le Kid and Afrodite. Swedish group Alcazar who announced earlier this summer that they were going to split made their last public performance. Thousands of fans had… Read more