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by MarieM
Tue Sep 19, 2017 5:36 am
Forum: News
Topic: New song video:"Leaving the Table" at the Polaris Prize Gala
Replies: 21
Views: 1295

Re: New song video:"Leaving the Table" at the Polaris Prize Gala

The video is located on this page:

http://www.cbcmusic.ca/posts/19044/leon ... ated-video

So far, the direct links to the video are not working.
by MarieM
Tue Sep 19, 2017 4:13 am
Forum: News
Topic: TOWER OF SONG: MEMORIAL TRIBUTE TO LEONARD COHEN, MONTREAL
Replies: 33
Views: 4204

Re: TOWER OF SONG: MEMORIAL TRIBUTE TO LEONARD COHEN, MONTREAL

http://www.cbc.ca/news/canada/montreal/leonard-cohen-show-montreal-1.4294437 Leonard Cohen homage show in Montreal to feature Elvis Costello, Sting, k.d. lang Beloved singer-songwriter's son, Adam Cohen, invites Montrealers to share their Cohen playlist with him CBC News Posted: Sep 18, 2017 Calling...
by MarieM
Tue Sep 19, 2017 4:08 am
Forum: News
Topic: TOWER OF SONG: MEMORIAL TRIBUTE TO LEONARD COHEN, MONTREAL
Replies: 33
Views: 4204

Re: TOWER OF SONG: MEMORIAL TRIBUTE TO LEONARD COHEN, MONTREAL

http://montrealgazette.com/entertainment/music/a-sons-daunting-duty-adam-cohen-a-little-overwhelmed-by-task-of-overseeing-leonard-tribute Montreal Gazette A son's daunting duty: Adam Cohen a little overwhelmed by task of overseeing Leonard tribute Though he has been consumed by grief, Adam Cohen sti...
by MarieM
Tue Sep 19, 2017 2:42 am
Forum: News
Topic: New song video:"Leaving the Table" at the Polaris Prize Gala
Replies: 21
Views: 1295

Re: New song video:"Leaving the Table" at the Polaris Prize Gala

This message was posted on Leonard''s Facebook page by SONY: You can watch the debut of the video for Leaving The Table at the Polaris Music Prize Gala tonight, starting at 8PM EST at the links below. You will also get to see performances from some of Canada's greatest artists. CBC Music Facebook pa...
by MarieM
Mon Sep 18, 2017 11:43 pm
Forum: News
Topic: MONTREAL: More information for the members
Replies: 55
Views: 5328

Re: MONTREAL: More information for the members

The Evenko.ca page for the Memorial Tribute is up. http://www.evenko.ca/en/events/13152/tower-of-song-a-commemorative-tribute-to-leonard-cohen/bell-centre/11-06-2017 I suggest everyone check it out and register for ticket buying (top right link). You might want to practice buying tickets for Katy Pe...
by MarieM
Mon Sep 18, 2017 8:12 am
Forum: News
Topic: TOWER OF SONG: MEMORIAL TRIBUTE TO LEONARD COHEN, MONTREAL
Replies: 33
Views: 4204

Re: TOWER OF SONG: MEMORIAL TRIBUTE TO LEONARD COHEN, MONTREAL

These articles about the tribute concert were posted on Twitter in the first hour after the announcement. Pitchfork: https://t.co/IWxe8peZau Montreal Gazette: https://t.co/3h8FNQ0gOP Billboard: https://t.co/wJ7NUpeOiF CTV News: https://t.co/w5bEX2O8WD La Presse: https://t.co/wnGFVRm9Dg Rolling Stone...
by MarieM
Sun Sep 17, 2017 8:26 pm
Forum: Leonard Cohen 80 years on September 21, 2014
Topic: Bench updates
Replies: 154
Views: 46556

Re: Bench updates

Our bench is now a park.

Steve Silberman @stevesilberman tweets:

Wonderful: A little park on the most beautiful promontory on Hydra, where singer-songwriter Leonard Cohen bought a house for $1500 in 1960.
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by MarieM
Tue Sep 05, 2017 6:01 pm
Forum: Tribute concerts, Cover versions & Soundtracks
Topic: Bird on the Wire by Eivør Pálsdóttir
Replies: 0
Views: 291

Bird on the Wire by Eivør Pálsdóttir

A unique and mesmerizing performance of Bird on the Wire by Eivør Pálsdóttir. She's from the Faroe Islands. She has the voice of a songbird.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=XY3QhkElMts
by MarieM
Thu Aug 31, 2017 4:59 pm
Forum: News
Topic: Michael Chaves Talks about Working with Leonard on You Want It Darker
Replies: 5
Views: 793

Michael Chaves Talks about Working with Leonard on You Want It Darker

Michael Chaves, Adam's friend, talks about working with Leonard on all the songs of You Want It Darker. The discussion in this podcast is a bit techy and less about the meaning of the works, but you get a real feel of how Leonard worked. Michael also has some very touching and meaningful insights. h...
by MarieM
Tue Aug 22, 2017 10:10 am
Forum: Leonard Cohen 80 years on September 21, 2014
Topic: Bench updates
Replies: 154
Views: 46556

Re: Bench updates

Visiting with our Leonard Cohen bench. Posted on Instagram by moniquebuist. She writes: "Leonard Cohen has lived on Hydra for many years. He always came back. This bench with a stunning view of the sea is a tribute to him." bench2.JPG And some of the comments to her post: fashionablylaw: Most amazin...
by MarieM
Tue Aug 22, 2017 10:01 am
Forum: News
Topic: HAPPY BIRTHDAY !!!
Replies: 30
Views: 1739

Re: HAPPY BIRTHDAY !!!

Happy birthday, Jarkko!

So happy to be hanging around here with you for another birthday.

Hope you have a lovely day with your wonderful family. Enjoy!
by MarieM
Mon Aug 14, 2017 8:42 am
Forum: Leonard Cohen 80 years on September 21, 2014
Topic: Bench updates
Replies: 154
Views: 46556

Re: Bench updates

From Instagram via fenceofnoise:

"Leonard Cohen's house"
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by MarieM
Tue Aug 01, 2017 4:01 am
Forum: Leonard Cohen 80 years on September 21, 2014
Topic: Bench updates
Replies: 154
Views: 46556

Re: Bench updates

Our Leonard Cohen bench becoming part of people's lives.

From Instragram by acmpranayoga

Meditation on Leonard Cohen's memorial bench on Hydra. The only time it actually felt like I was meditating when someone took my photo.
bench1.jpg
by MarieM
Mon Jul 24, 2017 6:52 pm
Forum: Tribute concerts, Cover versions & Soundtracks
Topic: Stephen Stills & Judy Collins – “Everybody Knows”
Replies: 3
Views: 538

Stephen Stills & Judy Collins – “Everybody Knows”

http://www.stereogum.com/1953702/stephen-stills-judy-collins-everybody-knows-leonard-cohen-cover/music/ Stephen Stills & Judy Collins – “Everybody Knows” (Leonard Cohen Cover) James Rettig July 24, 2017 http://static.stereogum.com/uploads/2017/07/12-1500906569-640x426.jpeg Last month, longtime frien...
by MarieM
Thu Jul 20, 2017 1:55 pm
Forum: Leonard Cohen 80 years on September 21, 2014
Topic: Bench updates
Replies: 154
Views: 46556

Re: Bench updates

I copied this off of Twitter today.

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