About Us

Welcome to the world’s favourite Eurovision podcast!

Join Rob and James every Wednesday as they chat to some of the biggest names from the Eurovision Song Contest. Every week the boys delve into the biggest news stories with expert guests and past performers. They ask the questions you want to be answered and grab some exclusive scoops. Each episode ends with a bit of fun with the unique challenge of the One Second Song. 

August 2020

The Euro Trip launched as a weekly podcast covering all things Eurovision. Bonus episodes come your way when we speak to Eurovision’s biggest names who deserve an episode all to themselves, such as Executive Producers Andrew Cartmell and Christer Björkman, host Petra Mede, and Eurovision Executive Supervisor Martin Österdahl.

February 2021

The Euro Trip launched Melfest Monday, a weekly series to accompany the podcast’s regular Wednesday episodes, which takes you inside Europe’s favourite national selection show, Melodifestivalen. 

May 2021

With the COVID-19 pandemic restricting the usual running of the Eurovision Song Contest, The Euro Trip was unable to be live on the ground in Rotterdam. However, Rob and James still recorded daily episodes for the Almost Live from Rotterdam series. 

August 2021

The Euro Trip launched The Contest & Me, a series of long-form chats with some of Eurovision’s well-known fans from around the world. 

March 2022

Rob and James provided English language text commentary for Melodifestivalen viewers watching the competition via the official SVT app. 

May 2022

Rob and James were in a Eurovision host city recording Euro Trip episodes for the first ever time. The boys recorded daily episodes from Turin providing previews and reviews of all the shows throughout Eurovision week. 

October 2022

The Euro Trip launched Rewind, a run of episodes reflecting on some of the most memorable contests from the history of Eurovision. 

January 2023

Rob and James were invited by Czech broadcaster Česká televize to co-host Czechia’s Eurovision national selection, ESCZ. The boys were the green room hosts for the competition that saw Vesna secure the right to represent their country at the 2023 contest. 

May 2023

Rob and James were joined by Callum live on the ground in Eurovision 2023’s host city Liverpool to record daily episodes. The boys spoke to the class of 2023 at the Opening Ceremony, chatted exclusively to Executive Supervisor Martin Österdahl and added an extra Ukrainian flavour to the coverage with appearances from Timur Miroshnychenko, Tina Karol and Kalush Orchestra. 

The Euro Trip’s first live podcast event also took place during Eurovision week in Liverpool. An antidote to the endless Eurovision partying, The Euro Trip & Friends was an afternoon event in a boardgame cafe with a panel of Eurovision experts and friends of the podcast giving their thoughts on the contest.