Week 21/2023 - Eurovision Radio International - 24 May 2023: Post Eurovision Depression (PED) Cure (Dose 2): Looking back at Eurovision 2023 with Interviews and clips with the Eurovision Stars - PODCAST AVAILABLE NOW

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Forest FM Eurovision Show Case (2023-05-21)
Bradley Stoke Radio - Let Me Be the One (2023-05-23)

Radio International - The Ultimate Eurovision Experience

Radio International - The Ultimate Eurovision Experience  is broadcast from Malta's Radio 105FM on Tuesday evenings from 2100 - 0059 hours CET. The show is also broadcast live on  SWITCH Europe -   LIVE on Wednesday evenings from 1900 - 2300 hours CET as well as on the Facebook Page of Eurovision Radio International. Find out more details of how to tune in as well as the repeats - click here.

Join in this Wednesday, 24 May 2023 live from 1900 - 2300pmCET live on SWITCH Europe  and the Facebook Page of Eurovision Radio International for Radio International - The Ultimate Eurovision Experience with lots of good music and features related to the Eurovision Song Contest.


  • Interview with Käärijä (Finland 2023), Turquoise Carpet
  • Interview with Gustaph (Belgium 2023), Turquoise Carpet
  • Interview with Marco Mengoni (Italy 2023), at Turquoise Carpet 
  • Interview with Alika (Estonia 2023), Madrid PreParty
  • Interview with Mia Nicolai and Dion Cooper (Netherlands 2023), at Turquoise Carpet
  • Interview with Victor Vernicos (Greece 2023) 
  • Interview with TuralTuranX (Azerbaijan 2023) after dropping out
  • Interview with Ryan Hili (Malta Eurovision 2023)
  • Eurovision Spotlight: Eurovision 2023 - A Look Back (Part 2) with Eurovision Lordship Marcus Keppel-Palmer
  • Eurovision News with Nick van Lith from www.escXtra.com
  • Eurovision Birthday File with David Mann
  • Eurovision Cover Spot with David Mann
  • Eurovision Calendar with Javier Leal
  • Your music requests
  • New Music Releases by Eurovision Artists

Interview with Eurovision Winner Loreen (Sweden 2012 and 2023):
The 67th Eurovision Song Contest which took place on Saturday, 13 May 2023 in the M&S Arena of Liverpool, United Kingdom was won by Loreen from Sweden with the song "Tattoo".


This is Sweden's seventh victory equaling with Ireland. Already in 2012 Loreen won the Eurovision Song Contest with the song "Europhoria". Loreen is the first female singer to win the Eurovision Song Contest twice whereas Johnny Logan is the first male singer having won the Eurovision Song Contest twice as a singer in 1980 and 1987. Prior to Loreen's second victory Radio International's JP and Marc had the pleasure and honour to meet Loreen for an interview which you can hear on the show this week. 

See below the results from the Scoreboard and our colleagues at Wikipedia have the details - click here for Eurovision 2023.

The Eurovision 2023 Score Board

The Photo Albums of Eurovision 2023:  Please find below the links to the photo albums of the many Eurovision moments in Liverpool and Eurovision 2023. Enjoy!:

Radio International's Post Eurovision Depression (PED) Cure 2023: The end of the Eurovision Song Contest 2023 marks the start of the annual PED Cure to help the many fans that are affected over the summer period with lots of Eurovision Fun, Interviews, Music so - make sure you in-take your weekly Dose of Radio International - The Ultimate Eurovision Experience and the PED Cure 2023.

This week we have interview clips with runner-up Käärijä from Finland, Marco Mengoni from Italy, Gustaph from Belgium, Alika from Estonia,TuralTuranX from Azerbaijan after they dropped out of the Semi Final, Mia Nikolai and Dion Cooper from the Netherlands and Victor Vernicos from Greece plus some VOXPOPS with fellow broadcasters, journalists and fan.

Käärijä (Finland 2023) with JP

Also JP will be joined by David Mann for the Eurovision Birthday File and Eurovision Coverspot. Eurovision Lordship with have the Eurovision Spotlight looking at Eurovision 2023 from his point of view. The Eurovision News courtesy of escXtra.com with Nick van Lith.
Then there will be some of the great new releases of Eurovision artists are on the show as well as great Eurovision Classics. Javier will be updating us on the upcoming Eurovision events in his Eurovision Calendar and and and....

The Radio International Interview Hall of Fame:

During the Interview Sessions Radio International takes photos and videos which you can find on the Radio International Interview Hall of Fame 2020 and 2021. To view the photos done during the interviews - click here - for the Radio International Hall of Fame Photo Album.

This is the Hall of Fame:
Dana, Charlotte Perrelli, Linda Martin,
Niamh Kavanagh, Katrina of Katrina and the Waves, Charlie McGettigan, Emmelie de Forest, Jamala, Chiara, Ulrikke, Anabel Conde, Scott Fitzgerald, Eldar of Ell and Nikki, Sanna Nielsen, Hera Björk, Bojana Stamenov, Deen, Lina Hedlund and Andreas Lundstedt from Alcazar, Poli Genova, Ira Losco, Jan Johansen Nicki French, Debbie Scerri, Rasmussen, Senhit, Rainer from Wind, Jalisse, Maja Keuc (Amaya),Thomas Forstner, Lisa Andreas, Esther Hart, Vanilla Ninja, Maja Keuc (Amaya), Sibel Tüzün, Sidsel Ben Semmane, Monika Linkyte, Boggie, Intelligent Music Project (Bulgaria 2022), Mia Dimsic (Croatia 2022), Andrea (North Macedonia 2022), Brooke Scullion (Ireland 2022), Citi Zeni (Latvia 2022), Ochman (Poland 2022), Anna Bergendahl, Tim Schou from a Friend in London, The Roop, Bilal of NorthKid, Cyan Kicks, Justs, James Newman, Serhat, Vanessa Amarosi, Lesley Roy, Brooke, Franklin, Martina Majerle of Quartissimo, Miriam Christine, Claudia Faniello, Fabrizio Faniello, Chanel, Jordan Ravi, Viorela Moraru, Mia Negovetic, Parvani Violet Vasil, Janice Mangion, Mariette, KEiiNO, Anett Kublin (Anett and Fredi), Tess Merkel, Glen Vella, Anton Ewald, Katrina Dimanta formerly of Aarzemnieki, ManuElla, Tusse, Blind Channel, Danny Saucedo, Jendrik, Tornike Kipiani, GO_A, Kurt Calleja, Rafał Brzozowski, Barbara Pravi, Fyr og Flamme, almost all artists from the Eurovision 2021 and 2022 class.

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Join Radio International live on Wednesday, 24 May 2023 starting from 1900 - 2300 pmCET via the website or on FM. Radio International is available via different means. Visit HOW TO TUNE IN to see the details. The show will be available on the website of Malta's RADIO105 and via TUNEIN, as well as on SWITCH Europe in the United Kingdom and will be relayed on the Facebook Group of Eurovision Radio International . For the Wednesday evening live show you can join the chat room where the show will be relayed as well. For that click here. And failing that you can catch up with the show on the Radio International Podbean Channel available here

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Happy Eurovisioning
JP and the Team in the Tower of Eurovision Power

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Hour 1

Sandie Shaw
Marionetas en la cuerda (Puppet on a string - Spanish Version)
Eurovision Winner 1967, United Kingdom

Eurovision 2022, Spain, Number 3

NEW RELEASE: May 2023, Spain

Sandie Shaw and Howard Jones
Puppet On A String
Eurovision Winner 1967, United Kingdom
NEW RELEASE: May 2023, United Kingdom

Interview with Alika (Estonia 2023, Madrid Pre-Party)

Eurovision 2023, Estonia, Number 8

Interview with TuralTuranX (Azerbaijan 2023) after dropping out

Tell me more
Eurovision 2023, Azerbaijan, Semi Final 1, Number 14

Give Me Your Love
Eurovision 2003, Sweden, Number 5

Hour 2

Bucks Fizz
Making your mind up
Eurovision Winner 1981, United Kingdom

Bucks Fizz
Otra Noche
Album: Bucks Fizz - El Mundo De llusion - 1982 (Are You Ready)

Interview with Gustaph (Belgium 2023), Turquoise Carpet

Because of you
Eurovision 2023, Belgium, Number 7

Interview with Mia Nicolai and Dion Cooper (Netherlands 2023), at Turquoise Carpet

Mia Nicolai and Dion Cooper
Burning Daylight
Eurovision 2023, Netherlands, Semi Final 1, Number 13

Interview with Ryan Hili (Malta Eurovision Song Contest 2023 Number 2)

Ryan Hili
In the Silence
Malta Eurovision Song Contest 2023, Number 2

Be My Valentine
Eurovision 2009, Ukraine, Number 12

Eurovision Birthday File with David Mann

Wild Dances
Eurovision Winner 2004, Ukraine

Eurovision Winner 2010, Germany

Hour 3

Jurijus Veklenko
Run with the lions
Eurovision 2019, Lithuania, Semi Final 2 Number 11

Saule pakyla (Jovani remix)
NEW RELEASE: May 2023, Lithuania

Tina Turner
The Best
Number 5 in Sep 1989
Tina passed away on 24 May 2023 at the age of 83
Tribute to Tina Turner

Eurovision Spotlight: Eurovision 2023 - A look back with Eurovision Lordship Marcus Keppel-Palmer

Alyosha and Rebecca Ferguson
Ordinary World (Originally by Duran Duran)
Number 6 in Jan 1993
Eurovision 2023, Semi Final 1 Interval Act

The Busker
Dance (Our Own Party)
Eurovision 2023, Malta, Semi Final 1, Number 15

Interview with Victor Vernicos (Greece 2023)

Victor Vernicos
What they say
Eurovision 2023, Greece, Semi Final 2, Number 13

Eurovision 2023, Australia, Number 9

Remo Forrer
Eurovision 2023, Switzerland, Number 20

Teya and Salena
Who the hell is Edgar
Eurovision 2023, Austria, Number 15

Hour 4

Spirit in the sky
Eurovision 2019, Norway, Number 6

Eurovision 2019, Azerbaijan, Number 8

Chingiz Mustafayev
Gözümün Bəbəyi
NEW RELEASE: May 2023, Azerbaijan

NEW RELEASE: May 2023, Norway

Eurovision Cover Spot with David Man

The Liverpool Songbook, Eurovision 2023 Grand Final

Mahmood (Italy 2019 & 2022)
Imagine - (John Lennon Cover)

Netta (Israel 2018)
You Spin Me Round (Like A Record) - (Dead or Alive Cover)

Dadi Freyr (Iceland 2020, 2021)
Whole Again (Atomic Kitten Cover)

Cornelia Jacobs (Sweden 2022)
I Turn To You (Mel C Cover)

Better the Devil You Know
Eurovision 1993, United Kingdon, Number 2

Duncan Laurence (Netherlands 2019)
You'll Never Walk Alone - (Gerry & The Pacemakers Cover)

Interview with Marco Mengoni (Italy 2023), at Turquoise Carpet

Marco Mengoni
Due Vite
Eurovision 2023, Italy, Number 4

Interview with Käärijä (Finland 2023), Turquoise Carpet

Cha Cha Cha
Eurovision 2023, Finland, Number 2

Donatan & Cleo
My Slowianie
Eurovision 2014, Poland, Number 14

Nia Ross (Donatan)
No Go (Radio Edit)
NEW RELEASE: May 2023, Poland

Eurovision 2005, Malta, Number 2

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