Yes, we’re still 20 days away from 2011, but Switzerland wants its Eurovision Song Contest 2011 entry now. Today they selected Anna Rossinelli and “In Love for a While” to represent them in Düsseldorf. (Yes, Düsseldorf. They’re holding Eurovision in Düsseldorf.)
Anyway, here is Anna in all her twee glory:
It’s as if the Swiss public decided to take what worked last year (Lena and Tom Dice), throw them into a blender with a ukulele, and puree it on the slowest speed possible. Usually I listen to a song twice before I review it, but it’s already stuck in my head, so it’s like I’m hearing it over and over and OVER again right now. And frankly, it’s annoying.