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by sebmelmoth2003
Mon Feb 10, 2020 2:07 pm
Forum: News
Topic: Review of Jewish Museum Show A Crack in Everything
Replies: 15
Views: 3874

emily sigalow muses on jews and buddhism

let's hope leonard gets mentioned : "...I recently finished a book project about the historical and contemporary encounter between Judaism and Buddhism in America. "This book, American JewBu: Jews, Buddhists, and Religious Change, (Princeton University Press) explains how Judaism and Buddhism met, c...
by sebmelmoth2003
Mon Feb 10, 2020 2:04 pm
Forum: Tribute concerts, Cover versions & Soundtracks
Topic: leonard cohen tribute act in carcassonne
Replies: 0
Views: 198

leonard cohen tribute act in carcassonne

carcassonne in france ...On our first evening, we ate at a little bistro looking straight across at the ramparts. The maitre d’ must have seen the look on my face when an intense young man with a guitar began to pour out his sorrows in song. We were shown to a perfect table outside on the rear patio...
by sebmelmoth2003
Mon Feb 10, 2020 1:57 pm
Forum: News
Topic: Judy Collins: ‘Leonard Cohen was a gentleman – except if you were having an affair with him’
Replies: 1
Views: 398

Re: Judy Collins: ‘Leonard Cohen was a gentleman – except if you were having an affair with him’

... She has sung definitive versions of songs from everyone from Joni Mitchell to Bob Dylan over many decades, but octogenarian Judy Collins has no plans to stop any time soon, writes John Meagher... Leonard Cohen and Judy Collins perform a mesmerising duet of ‘Suzanne’, 1976 https://www.independent...
by sebmelmoth2003
Wed Jan 08, 2020 12:46 pm
Forum: News
Topic: Marianne & Leonard: Words of Love, film by Nick Broomfield
Replies: 73
Views: 17568

Re: Marianne & Leonard: Words of Love, film by Nick Broomfield

rick vick - R.I.P.

Rick Vick obituary

The ‘Poet of Stroud’ who performed in prisons and became friends with Leonard Cohen when a holiday to Hydra lasted 14 years...

https://www.thetimes.co.uk/article/rick ... -jd027q9t9
by sebmelmoth2003
Thu Jan 02, 2020 12:21 pm
Forum: News
Topic: we had it so good - novel by linda grant
Replies: 24
Views: 4502

bishop baines cites leonard on premier christian radio

bishop baines cites leonard during interview on premier christian radio - 1 hour and 28 minutes approx into programme. leonard had tried drugs and drink but joy kept breaking through - quote from recent live tour https://www.premierchristianradio.com/Shows/Weekday/Inspirational-Breakfast/Episodes/In...
by sebmelmoth2003
Thu Jan 02, 2020 12:20 pm
Forum: News
Topic: A Case of Cohen- Nick Baines
Replies: 1
Views: 802

leonard cohen- nick baines

bishop baines cites leonard during interview on premier christian radio - 1 hour and 28 minutes approx into programme. leonard had tried drugs and drink but joy kept breaking through - quote from recent live tour https://www.premierchristianradio.com/Shows/Weekday/Inspirational-Breakfast/Episodes/In...
by sebmelmoth2003
Tue Dec 10, 2019 12:55 pm
Forum: Tribute concerts, Cover versions & Soundtracks
Topic: Olympia Theatre Dublin May 31st 2020
Replies: 3
Views: 577

Re: Dublin - march 4th and 5th, 2020 - bord gáis energy theatre

RTÉ is irish state broadcaster (similar to bbc in uk). their orchestra plays music of leonard cohen. special guests :- lisa hannigan, mick flannery, suzanne savage and phelim drew. AIKEN PROMOTIONS PRESENTS “This was a magical and profoundly moving performance” Hot Press “Fast becoming one of Irelan...
by sebmelmoth2003
Wed Nov 06, 2019 2:38 pm
Forum: Adam Cohen
Topic: adam cohen and rufus wainwright tour- late autumn 2012
Replies: 14
Views: 8782

rufus and martha in london - royal festival hall - 6th december, 2019

Rufus & Martha Wainwright's A Not So Silent Night Feel the holiday spirit at the Wainwright family party, where Rufus and Martha pay tribute to their singer-songwriter mother Kate McGarrigle. The siblings return to Royal Festival Hall after the first tribute show to McGarrigle was staged here on 12...
by sebmelmoth2003
Wed Nov 06, 2019 2:27 pm
Forum: News
Topic: Marianne & Leonard: Words of Love, film by Nick Broomfield
Replies: 73
Views: 17568

Re: Marianne & Leonard: Words of Love, film by Nick Broomfield

nick interviewed by jason solomons in the new european : anti-brexit newspaper.

https://www.theneweuropean.co.uk/top-st ... -1-6171013
by sebmelmoth2003
Wed Nov 06, 2019 2:21 pm
Forum: Other Writers and Writing
Topic: louis de bernieres - of love and desire : leonard admired
Replies: 1
Views: 4739

Re: louis de bernieres - of love and desire : leonard admired

culture fix in the times - saturday review - page 10 - july 20th. the life and times of louis. the lyric i wish i'd written : ...if it be your will by leonard cohen. it's full of the beautiful resignation of one who has fallen to the very depths and now admits to their helplessness... the song that ...
by sebmelmoth2003
Wed Nov 06, 2019 2:14 pm
Forum: News
Topic: Sylvie Simmons - LC's biographer
Replies: 6
Views: 3654

Re: Sylvie Simmons - LC's biographer

programme audio now on website of bbc radio 4 extra. Sylvie Simmons left Islington as a teenager in the seventies to freelance as a rock correspondent for the likes of NME, Sounds and Melody Maker. Music journalists were rare on the West Coast back then, female ones even rarer. Sylvie talks to Nick ...
by sebmelmoth2003
Wed Nov 06, 2019 2:11 pm
Forum: Tribute concerts, Cover versions & Soundtracks
Topic: Ed Sheeran sings "Hallelujah"
Replies: 3
Views: 1957

Re: Ed Sheeran sings "Hallelujah"

reprised at roundhay park in leeds.

...his version of Leonard Cohen’s classic Hallelujah was convincing with the massed audience giving it their all...

https://www.metro.news/review-rain-cant ... n/1680498/
by sebmelmoth2003
Wed Nov 06, 2019 2:08 pm
Forum: News
Topic: Marianne & Leonard: Words of Love, film by Nick Broomfield
Replies: 73
Views: 17568

Re: Marianne & Leonard: Words of Love, film by Nick Broomfield

adrian chiles interviews nick about movie on bbc radio 5live.

long interview - 2 hours and 40 minutes approx into programme.

https://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/m0009t86
by sebmelmoth2003
Wed Nov 06, 2019 2:01 pm
Forum: Other music
Topic: The Ukulele Orchestra of Great Britain
Replies: 34
Views: 16460

Re: The Ukulele Orchestra of Great Britain

bbc radio 3

...Sean Rafferty presents a lively mix of music and arts news with the Ukulele Orchestra of Great Britain ahead of their gig at Phoenix Concert Hall in Croydon on Friday 8th november, 2019...

https://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/m0009zxr

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