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Switzerland´s latest Eurovision hope -
a 94-year-old Salvation
Army guitarist

Daily Mail [UK], by Amanda Williams

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Posted By:Attercliffe, 12/17/2012 11:17:34 AM

Previous Eurovision winners for the country have included the Queen of soft ballads Celine Dion. But this year Switzerland is putting its faith in the Salvation Army, whose guitarist is 94-years-old, to win the contest. Swiss television viewers chose the Christian missionary group´s rock tune You and Me from among five national finalists to represent the country late on Saturday. The Eurovision Song Contest, which next year will be held in Malmo, Sweden, is a kitschy fixture on the European cultural calendar and is watched by more than 100 million people across the world. Viewers and juries pick the winner

Herr Ramseur plays bass too--the classic big one, not bass guitar. Check out the video--uplifting!


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Reply 1 - Posted by: ZurichMike, 12/17/2012 11:24:29 AM     (No. 9070820)

Approaching rock-star status. Let´s hope he his ticker is good enough for the next 6 months.

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Reply 2 - Posted by: ScarletPimpernel, 12/17/2012 11:59:01 AM     (No. 9070903)

Dittos, #1 -- awesome!

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