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Eurovision: Politics Behind Europe’s Largest Singing Contest

By Keshia Jacotine, Monash University Eurovision began as an experiment by the European Broadcasting Union (EBU) in 1956. At the time, the idea of having many countries compete in a live television contest across an international network of broadcasters was both...

Conchita Wurst Talks Greece, Gay Rights, Golden Globes

Eurovision winner Conchita Wurst was invited by the HFPA to the 72nd Golden Globe Awards and we did not miss the chance for an interview about her last trip to Greece, Hollywood and Gay rights. Thomas "Tom" Neuwirth (born 6...

Anna Vissi & Conchita to Sing in Mykonos This Saturday

Famous Greek-Cypriot singer Anna Vissi is celebrating her 40th anniversary in the music industry and she will do it in style, as she will sing in a big event on the cosmopolitan island of Mykonos in the Cyclades, on...

Austrian Drag Artist Conchita Wurst Wins 2014 Eurovision; Greece Ends 20th

The winner of the 2014 Eurovision Song Contest is Conchita Wurst from Austria with the song "Rise Like A Phoenix." The 25-year-old drag artist whose real name is Thomas "Tom" Neuwirth and on stage presents an image of a woman with a...