eurovision

Jack White Did Not Write This Eurovision-Winning Song

For those of us who live stateside and aren't connoisseurs of mega-theatrical stadium pop, the song "Toy," performed by a singer named Netta Barzilai, may…
Andy Cush / February 7, 2019

Butts, Gorilla Aerobics, and a Boring Winner: Everything That Happened At the Wonderfully Absurd Eurovision Song Contest

The annual spectacle of the Eurovision Song Contest brings a much-needed shot of absurdity-tinged sincerity to pop. Each year, countries from all over Europe—as well…
Maura Johnston / May 15, 2017