Tag Archives: Eurovision 1986

362 Die Zeit Ist Einsam – Timna Brauer (Austria, 1986)

From the song that came 13th in 1986 (see No. 363) we move to another of that year’s under-performers, Die Zeit Ist Einsam (Time Is Lonely) by Timna Brauer which finished way down in 18th place out of a field of … Continue reading

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363 Alles Heeft Ritme – Frizzle Sizzle (Netherlands, 1986)

Ten years before the Spice Girls zig-a-zig ah’d their way across Europe’s charts, Frizzle Sizzle were projecting a rather more modest form of Girl Power in co-ordinating pastel shades at Eurovision in 1986. The history of girl groups can be traced back to the late 1930s … Continue reading

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454 Gleðibankinn – ICY (Iceland, 1986)

There’s been a clustering of Icelandic entries around the mid 450s – three of the last four posts have been from the tiny Nordic island. This latest was Iceland’s very first submission to Eurovision in 1986. That year Iceland became the 25th country to take … Continue reading

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