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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: 293

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: 8450

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: 68
Views: 15044

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: 4549

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: 3331

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: 1688

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: 68
Views: 15044

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: 15884

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
by sebmelmoth2003
Fri Jun 28, 2019 12:22 pm
Forum: News
Topic: Nick Cave on Leonard Cohen
Replies: 2
Views: 2229

Re: Nick Cave on Leonard Cohen

times review of nick cave concert upon death of his son, leonard whom he had never met sent him an email saying "I'm with you, brother". concert included "into my arms" (cave's hallelujah?") plus desolate take on cohen's avalanche. article (mostly behind pay wall) - https://www.thetimes.co.uk/articl...
by sebmelmoth2003
Tue Jun 11, 2019 12:59 pm
Forum: Tribute concerts, Cover versions & Soundtracks
Topic: Sheku Kanneh-Mason - Leonard Cohen: Hallelujah
Replies: 6
Views: 3571

Re: Sheku Kanneh-Mason - Leonard Cohen: Hallelujah

the best prime minister britain is likely never to have. sam gyimah - dropped out from current conservative party leadership contest. quoted in the times : my latest favourite is the cellist sheku kanneh-mason's inspiration. i love his take on leonard cohen's hallelujah https://twitter.com/SamGyimah
by sebmelmoth2003
Wed May 01, 2019 11:50 am
Forum: Collectors' and Traders' Corner
Topic: 'Zero' - Rare Buddhist journal co-edited by Leonard
Replies: 2
Views: 2339

Rare Buddhist Radio Programme

something understood - bbc radio 4 - buddhist edition - anthem played 22 minutes approx into programme. Suryagupta, chair of the London Buddhist Centre, explores the Zen Buddhist concept of Beginner’s Mind, which encourages the viewing of the familiar with fresh eyes. She discusses the first time sh...
by sebmelmoth2003
Wed May 01, 2019 11:32 am
Forum: News
Topic: Review of Jewish Museum Show A Crack in Everything
Replies: 14
Views: 3604

Re: Review of Jewish Museum Show A Crack in Everything

from the financial times - arts section. Leonard Cohen at New York’s Jewish Museum is an engrossing but often vexing hagiography ‘A Crack in Everything’ is less about the artist than the adoration he inspires Ariella Budick April 25, 2019 Take your smartphone to the Leonard Cohen exhibition at New Y...
by sebmelmoth2003
Tue Apr 02, 2019 1:45 pm
Forum: News
Topic: Suzanne Vega first love and Leonard
Replies: 10
Views: 4892

Re: Suzanne Vega - lou reed

suzanne vega and lou reed - bbc radio programme.

not available at the moment but it might crop up as a repeat somewhere.

https://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/m0002ypg
by sebmelmoth2003
Tue Apr 02, 2019 1:35 pm
Forum: Tribute concerts, Cover versions & Soundtracks
Topic: BEST COVER VERSIONS OF A LEONARD COHEN SONG OF ALL TIME
Replies: 33
Views: 10244

conor o'brien - villagers

villagers lead singer conor o'brien praised in the times for lyrical sophistication to match leonard cohen.

https://www.thetimes.co.uk/article/revi ... -29fmms7qv

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