ORF have announced that they will be using “Österreich rockt den Song Contest” again in 2013 to select their Eurovision entrant. The Final will take place on the 22nd of February. For those interested in taking part you must register your interest on the ORF website from where the “Scouting Team” will select 5 artists to go through to the Final.
The “Scouting Team” is made up of Thomas Rabitsch the man who co-wrote “The Secret Is Love”, Anja Rabtisch who is Thomas’s wife and “Eurovision Expert” Ralf Strobl. The 5 that they chose will be helped with selecting their song by an artist. You have until the middle of November to sign up.