We have the first murmurings from Romania. Remember Electric Fence, the raggle-taggle techno folkers who gave Mandinga a pretty close shave in last year's national final? Well they're giving it another pop this year, and they've given us a sneak preview of the tune that they hope will go one step further this time around.
And it's a bit of a stomper. It comes with a more mature and polished sound than they offered last year, but what it lacks in earthiness it makes up for with pure pop power. And if that wasn't enough, the breakdown in the middle is a right cracker.
They won't find out if they've been selected for the televised process for a couple of weeks yet, but after the cult following they picked up after last year's appearance, TVR would missing a trick if they let this one slip.
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