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by sebmelmoth2003
Wed Jan 08, 2020 12:46 pm
Forum: News
Topic: Marianne & Leonard: Words of Love, film by Nick Broomfield
Replies: 70
Views: 16315

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: 4297

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: 727

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: 463

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: 8606

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: 70
Views: 16315

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: 4672

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: 3445

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: 1850

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: 70
Views: 16315

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: 16191

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: 2263

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: 3668

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: 2446

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...

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