Can you believe it!? The time is passing so damned quickly – it’s now May and it’s less than two weeks to go before some of Europe’s finest head to Moscow for the 2009 Eurovision Song Contest. And as the days count slowly down, auspOp ramps up it’s coverage of the entries that will be vying for glory in this year’s competition. The grand final from Moscow’s Indoor Olympic Arena is to be telecast on Australia’s SBS on Sunday May 17.
ARMENIA : Inga and Anush – Jan Jan
Armenian sisters Inga and Anush Arshakyan have been waiting almost three months to show the rest of Europe what they’re made of after winning selection to represent their country in mid February. Translated into English as ‘My Dear’, the song and it’s accompanying clip SCREAM Eurovision. The colourful costumes, the desperately European choice of instrumentation, and the bouncy pOp beat. And let’s face it, any song with it’s own dance moves is a winner in our books.