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The First Semi-Finalists Meet the Press

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The fifth day of rehearsals also saw the acts competing in the first semi-final on Tuesday meet the press for the first round of press conferences. All sixteen countries should have given conferences today. However, the Moldovans cancelled their conference to express their unhappiness with the production.

Eurovision 2013 day 5: The Netherlands' second rehearsal

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As today's 8th act the Netherlands just finished their second rehearsal. Popular singer Anouk delivered a very self-confident and flawless, but also very natural performance of her ballad Birds. 

Video: Eurovision 2013: Impressions from the first rehearsal day

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Yesterday the first eight countries taking part in the first semi-final rehearsed on the stage in Malmö for the first time. Here we bring you a video update of how it all went.

Eurovision 2013 day 1 - Part 2: Four strong contenders rehearse

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After a break it was time for the big favourite Emmelie de Forest from Denmark to rehearse her act on the stage here in Malmö. She will be followed by three more top candidates as Russia, Ukraine and the Netherlands comes right after. This article will be updated after each of the rehearsals. 

Glennis Grace announces Dutch theatre tour

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Dutch singing sensation Glennis Grace recently held a unique hologram concert in The Hague and will also participate in the ceremony marking the king's accession to the throne. Even though she has a jam packed schedule, the artist has just confirmed a tour for early next year and plans for a new Dutch language album later this year.

3JS release new single and spectacular new video

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In the final stages of their Bronnen tour, trio 3JS release their newest single, Zo Mooi Als Jij (As Beautiful As You) next Friday, a befitting end to their tour which finishes in Gouda on the 16th of April.

Eurovision stars thank Queen Beatrix for serving her country

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It's not just the Eurovision Song Contest that the Dutch are gearing up towards in May. In a matter of weeks, for the first time in the Netherlands' Eurovision history, they will have a king as head of state, which will be celebrated with a huge concert featuring some Eurovision names.

New album from Gerard Joling out next month

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As reported on EuroVisionary a few months ago, Gerard Joling was celebrating a less than amicable split with his former record label NRGY Music and his brand new recording contract with label Vosound records. He is busy putting the finishing touches to his latest album, due in the shops by the 26th of April.

18 acts and Carola confirmed for Eurovision In Concert

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Yesterday the organisers were able to present three former Eurovision winner Carola as a special guest performer for Eurovision In Concert. A total of 18 participants are so far confirmed as well for the preview party to be held in Amsterdam on the 13th of April. 

Anouk set to make chart history in the Netherlands

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Dutch entrant Anouk has an explosive career to look back on in her native Netherlands. Since her breakthrough, platinum sales and sell out concerts have become the norm. Upon the release of her Eurovision entry Birds however, Anouk has just broken quite a special record in the Netherlands which hopefully is an omen for her success in Malmö.

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