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Eurovision 2016: Exceptional Jamala Wins for Ukraine

“1944” sung by Jamala on behalf of Ukraine, 2nd with both the Jury and the Public Vote has been declared winner of the 2016...

Eurovision 2016: Ira Losco Gears Up for Final Night

#WoW! It is the day of the 2016 Eurovision Song Contest final, and one can definitely feel a sense of excitement in Malta, as...

Junior Eurovision 2016: Embrace Presented as Slogan

“Embrace”, a term which passes on an extremely powerful message encompassing four values of the Junior Eurovision: connectivity, diversity, creativity and respect. This is...

Eurovision 2016: Running Order of the Grand Final

In just over 24 hours, the Grand Final of the 2016 Eurovision Song Contest will be taking place with 26 participants; 10 from the...

Eurovision 2016: Malta Among Top Ten in 1st Semi

Malta returns to the final of the Eurovision Song Contest after a 1 year absence with Ira Losco giving a spectacular performance of “Walk...

Eurovision 2016: Ira Losco Superb in Dress Rehearsal

Less than 24 hours to go until the 1st semi-final of the 61st Eurovision Song Contest, which is taking place in Stockholm, the capital...

HOUSE DESIGN

GħTP 2019: 16 Songs Through to the Grand Final

L-Għanja tal-Poplu has published the names of the songs through to the final with those lending their voice to them, publishing through social networking...

GħTP 2019: Send in Your Submissions on the 21st May

L-Għanja tal-Poplu committee invites authors, composers, musical groups and singer-songwriters to participate in the 43rd edition of L-Għanja tal-Poplu – Festival tal-Kanzunetta Maltija, a...

GħTP Żgħażagħ 2019: Gianluca Cilia Successful in National Festival

Gianluca Cilia, the Maltese representative at the Junior Eurovision in 2017 with ‘Dawra Tond’, emerged victorious in the biggest song competition in Maltese for...

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Interviews

Switzerland: Interview with Bella C (NF 2016)

Have you had a look at your calendar? It is already February, and that could only mean that the national finals season is well...

Latvia: Interview with Justs Sirmais (NF 2016)

Have you had a look at your calendar? It is already February, and that could only mean that the national finals season is well...

Iceland: Interview with Sigga Eyrun (NF 2014,2016)

Have you had a look at your calendar? It is already February, and that could only mean that the national finals season is well...

Malta: Interview with Franklin Calleja (MESC 13-15)

In summer, the local music industry tends to thrive, if the past has anything to do with the present, and despite the fact that...

Malta: Lynn Chircop in an Honest Revealing Interview

Lynn Chircop, a successful female vocalist and musician, who had the immense opportunity to represent Malta at the 2003 Eurovision Song Contest with “To...

Eurovision 15: Interview with Elina and Stig (Estonia)

Have you had a look at your calendar? It is already May, and that could only mean that the Eurovision Song Contest is just...

GħTP 2015: Interview with Raquel Galdes

On the 21st March 2015, L-Għanja tal-Poplu, a local music competition known to breathe life into the music industry, will be turning thirty-nine. Following...

GħTP 2015: Interview with Christabelle Curmi

On the 21st March 2015, L-Għanja tal-Poplu, a local music competition known to breathe life into the music industry, will be turning thirty-nine. Following...

GħTP 2015: Interview with Ecca Muscat

On the 21st March 2015, L-Għanja tal-Poplu, a local music competition known to breathe life into the music industry, will be turning thirty-nine. Following...

GħTP 2015: Interview with Simone Gauci

On the 21st March 2015, L-Għanja tal-Poplu, a local music competition known to breathe life into the music industry, will be turning thirty-nine. Following...

GħTP 2015: Interview with Abstract Acoustic Duo

On the 21st March 2015, L-Għanja tal-Poplu, a local music competition known to breathe life into the music industry, will be turning thirty-nine. Following...

GħTP 2015: Interview with Teddie Zammit

On the 21st March 2015, L-Għanja tal-Poplu, a local music competition known to breathe life into the music industry, will be turning thirty-nine. Following...

Junior Eurovision Song Contest

JESC 2018: Poland Emerges Victorious in Tense Vote

The 2018 edition of the Junior Eurovision Song Contest in Minsk, Belarus has just come to an end with the winner being Roksana Wegiel...

JESC 2018: Get to Know Everything about the Final

This afternoon, Europe’s young talents will be sharing their talent on the Junior Eurovision Song Contest. Taking place from the Minsk Arena in the...

JESC 2018: A Sit Down with Malta’s Ela

Whilst the temperature back in Malta sits at a balmy 22 degrees, in Minsk, the capital of Belarus, it's an icy -5. But what's...

JESC 2018: Ela Loves to perform in Maltese

#TeamMalta ran into the press conference, moderated by Denis Dudinsky in positive spirits, taking questions from local and international media outlets. Ela was bursting...

JESC 2018: Ela on point during Second Rehearsal

Earlier this afternoon, 12-year old Ela took to the stage at the Minsk Arena in Belarus and gave a brilliant account of herself, showing...

JESC 2018: March On with Ela in Uplifting Music Video

12-year-old singer/songwriter Ela will represent Malta in the next edition of the Junior Eurovision Song Contest held in Minsk, Belarus with the uplifting original...

Local Music Competitions

Ira Losco, chosen by a panel of professional judges, as well as the general public as Malta’s representative at...
On the 30th and 31st January 2015, the Catholic Institute in Floriana played host to "Abba, Soul and Rock...
Every year brings with it a number of events, festivals and lots of new material that many appreciate and...

Konkors Kanzunetta Indipendenza

KKI 2018: Strong Message by Sarah Bonnici Resonates

Earlier this year, we ran the headline that third time’s a charm for Michela Galea as she won L-Għanja tal-Poplu – Festival tal-Kanzunetta Maltija...

KKI 2017: Finalists Revealed as Songs are Published

In a press release issued through netnews.com.mt, the organising committee of the ‘Konkors Kanzunetta Indipendenza’ issued the names of the finalists, their song-titles and...

KKI 2016: Dario Bezzina Emerges as the Winner

It has been a couple of weeks since the 25th edition of the Konkors Kanzunetta Indipendenza, and the return to the Floriana Granaries was...

L-Għanja tal-Poplu

GħTP 2019: 16 Songs Through to the Grand Final

L-Għanja tal-Poplu has published the names of the songs through to the final with those lending their voice to them, publishing through social networking...

GħTP 2019: Send in Your Submissions on the 21st May

L-Għanja tal-Poplu committee invites authors, composers, musical groups and singer-songwriters to participate in the 43rd edition of L-Għanja tal-Poplu – Festival tal-Kanzunetta Maltija, a...

GħTP Żgħażagħ 2019: Gianluca Cilia Successful in National Festival

Gianluca Cilia, the Maltese representative at the Junior Eurovision in 2017 with ‘Dawra Tond’, emerged victorious in the biggest song competition in Maltese for...

Malta Eurovision Song Contest

MESC 2018: Join the Magic in Previewing the Show

Tonight, the biggest music festival in the country will take place - with the aim of choosing Malta's 31st entry to the Eurovision Song...

MESC 2018: Speaking with Lawrence Gray

Eurovision fever is slowly gripping Malta - the nation's national selection for the world's most watched music contest is coming to it's climax this...

MESC 2018: Speaking with Christabelle

Eurovision fever is slowly gripping Malta - the nation's national selection for the world's most watched music contest is coming to it's climax this...