The first major scoop of 24 sata was the story related to Dora, HRT song competition whose winner also becomes Croatian finalist for Eurovision Song Contest. The newspaper alleged that the contest was fixed. Needless to say, this was one extra reason to watch tonight’s Dora final.
However, I still treasure my mental health too much and every now and then I had to switch channels. On Nova TV I noticed Hrvatski idol – horse which has been dead for months – being beaten again.
More interesting was Serbian BK TV where I discovered Idol franchise spreading to Croatian eastern neighbour. I noticed that the show was title simply as Idol, without any national identification. At the end I realised why – competitors came not only from Serbia-Montenegro, but also from
I think this might serve as a survival recipe both for Eurovision Song Contest and Idol franchises in former
In the meantime, pop music fans of former
Many rock critics and cultural commentators see MTV Adria as the last chance for rock and urban culture in former