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by blonde madonna
Fri Nov 22, 2013 9:50 am
Forum: TOUR 2013 IN AUSTRALIA AND NEW ZEALAND
Topic: CONCERT REPORT: Melbourne, Australia - November 20, 2013
Replies: 30
Views: 14208

Re: CONCERT REPORT: Melbourne, Australia - November 20, 2013

B4real wrote:Part of his dialogue in Tower Of Song:
“You must be kidding! Is this is some sort of charity for the elderly. I know that it was nothing! You think that’s all I can do though, don’t you!” -
:D thank you for reminding me about this.

...and then he ran his elbow along the keyboard, loved it!
by blonde madonna
Fri Nov 22, 2013 4:26 am
Forum: TOUR 2013 IN AUSTRALIA AND NEW ZEALAND
Topic: Melbourne Rod Laver Arena pre-concert gathering
Replies: 6
Views: 3449

Re: Melbourne Rod Laver Arena pre-concert gathering

Thank you for organising the meet-up Andrew. Food and service was great, they brought us complimentary hot chips while we waited for our orders and they played Leonard for us, couldn't ask for more. The photos make me realise how many people were there that I didn't get to say hello to! I will out m...
by blonde madonna
Thu Nov 21, 2013 8:12 am
Forum: TOUR 2013 IN AUSTRALIA AND NEW ZEALAND
Topic: CONCERT REPORT: Melbourne, Australia - November 20, 2013
Replies: 30
Views: 14208

Re: CONCERT REPORT: Melbourne, Australia - November 20, 2013

Btw, thank you Alan for your observations :D and the comparison with Sydney.
Jim asked me about the sound and I really have nothing to compare it to, it was fine but I told him Rod Laver was all concrete, I didn't notice the carpet under my feet! Looking forward to your videos too.
by blonde madonna
Thu Nov 21, 2013 8:05 am
Forum: TOUR 2013 IN AUSTRALIA AND NEW ZEALAND
Topic: CONCERT REPORT: Melbourne, Australia - November 20, 2013
Replies: 30
Views: 14208

Re: CONCERT REPORT: Melbourne, Australia - November 20, 2013

Here are some of my thoughts on the night although I feel a little daunted by the task. I hope I can do it justice, it was such a great night, even the after concert walk along the Yarra back to Flinders Street to catch the tram seemed magical in its aftermath. When he first came on the stage I was ...
by blonde madonna
Fri Nov 01, 2013 9:18 am
Forum: TOUR 2013 IN AUSTRALIA AND NEW ZEALAND
Topic: CONCERTS IN AUSTRALIA AND NEW ZEALAND
Replies: 110
Views: 37472

Re: CONCERTS IN AUSTRALIA AND NEW ZEALAND

Thanks for that Junk :D like I need more tempting.
by blonde madonna
Fri Nov 01, 2013 12:18 am
Forum: TOUR 2013 IN AUSTRALIA AND NEW ZEALAND
Topic: CONCERTS IN AUSTRALIA AND NEW ZEALAND
Replies: 110
Views: 37472

Re: CONCERTS IN AUSTRALIA AND NEW ZEALAND

Shame I booked my seats for the first Melbourne concert...I would much prefer the Palais, have seen some good shows there and love just catching the 96 tram to get there.
by blonde madonna
Wed Oct 30, 2013 2:10 pm
Forum: Comments & Questions
Topic: What Miley Cyrus can learn from Old Men
Replies: 16
Views: 4606

Re: What Miley Cyrus can learn from Old Men

:oops: I can't keep up with all the threads, I tend to cherry pick. Maybe all Aussie LC fans are PK fans as well, although Pandora doesn't seem to make the link.
by blonde madonna
Wed Oct 30, 2013 11:55 am
Forum: Comments & Questions
Topic: What Miley Cyrus can learn from Old Men
Replies: 16
Views: 4606

Re: What Miley Cyrus can learn from Old Men

Joe, Paul Kelly played support at some of the winery concerts (not something he usually or needs to do but he has said that he respects Leonard as a songwriter). There are similarities in their songwriting in that they both borrow from the bible. B4real, I'm guessing you know who Paul Kelly is but m...
by blonde madonna
Mon Oct 28, 2013 12:17 am
Forum: News
Topic: Revolting News Features Hallelujah
Replies: 9
Views: 1817

Re: Revolting News Features Hallelujah

Couldn't find it at this link and going to channel 2, there are pages of videos and searches on Light, Cohen, Hallelujah came up blank :(
by blonde madonna
Sat Oct 26, 2013 9:18 am
Forum: Comments & Questions
Topic: What Miley Cyrus can learn from Old Men
Replies: 16
Views: 4606

Re: What Miley Cyrus can learn from Old Men

Enjoyed reading your post Joe, Henry James, along with Jane Austen (the two are inextricably linked) educated me in my youth, as did LC. Your Yeats quote brought back memories of a wonderful live performance of 'Conversations with Ghosts' by Paul Kelly and the Australian National Academy of Music I ...
by blonde madonna
Thu Oct 24, 2013 3:22 pm
Forum: Comments & Questions
Topic: What Miley Cyrus can learn from Old Men
Replies: 16
Views: 4606

Re: What Miley Cyrus can learn from Old Men

I still think Paul Simon's words are the most profound.
by blonde madonna
Wed Oct 09, 2013 11:00 pm
Forum: News
Topic: Leonard Cohen on TV in Australia?
Replies: 23
Views: 5180

Re: Leonard Cohen on TV in Australia?

Thanks Alan, it's easy to miss things like this ... even when the ABC is about all I watch.
by blonde madonna
Wed Aug 28, 2013 11:11 am
Forum: News
Topic: Inside Leonard's Hydra house (photos)
Replies: 6
Views: 1844

Re: Inside Leonard's Hydra house (photos)

So beautiful but it looks like a museum, does anyone live or stay in it anymore?
by blonde madonna
Fri Aug 16, 2013 9:38 am
Forum: Comments & Questions
Topic: Never thought I'd see the day...
Replies: 28
Views: 3662

Re: Never thought I'd see the day...

Andrew, what about Southbank? I always like Blue Train, cheap, good food but may not be able to book.
by blonde madonna
Fri Aug 16, 2013 9:32 am
Forum: Comments & Questions
Topic: Never thought I'd see the day...
Replies: 28
Views: 3662

Re: Never thought I'd see the day...

Andrew, I have been pondering the same thing myself lately. For so many years I learnt to never refer to LC, it wasn't worth the bother ... and I listened to him in private so I could enjoy it without having to explain it. Now my DH and DD are converts and absolutely everyone seems to be a fan, I'm ...

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