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by sensei_deano
Sat Sep 19, 2009 11:47 pm
Forum: News
Topic: Leonard collapsed in Valencia - but everything's OK now!
Replies: 59
Views: 10215

Re: Leonard collapsed in Valencia - but is doing well again

Just saw this on Sky News website, feared the worst when I first saw that he had collapsed. Still feel a little sick from the shock of that, but the reports now seem quite reassuring thankfully. I hope he is back on his feet soon and doing what he does best! Incidentally I have also flagged the yout...
by sensei_deano
Thu Sep 17, 2009 4:43 pm
Forum: Leonard Cohen's music
Topic: Leonard's version of Hallelujah
Replies: 12
Views: 1844

Re: Leonard's version of Hallelujah

The original by Leonard is the superior version by a mile for me, but the John Cale cover is actually very good. The vastly overrated Buckley rendition is terrible though, especially the chorus as it seems to lack any passion whatsoever. The minute and a half overblown intro on the Buckley version m...
by sensei_deano
Wed Mar 25, 2009 4:45 pm
Forum: The Summer Tour in Europe 2009
Topic: PRESALE TO LIVERPOOL BEGINS ON MARCH 24
Replies: 89
Views: 16426

Re: PRESALE TO LIVERPOOL BEGINS ON MARCH 24

Yes Paula I would have preferred an earlier date if possible, the picture of Jacko a few days ago complete with mask did set a few alarm bells ringing I have to say ;-) Hope you are able to see both Leonard and MJ somehow :)
by sensei_deano
Wed Mar 25, 2009 2:38 pm
Forum: Live in London, Dear Heather, The Essential Leonard Cohen, Ten New Songs
Topic: Dear Heather One Year Old
Replies: 56
Views: 42081

Re: Dear Heather One Year Old

I actually find DOALM to be his weakest to be honest, but as you say all of his albums certainly have something to offer. TNS is a wonderful album, and Dear Heather has a few excellent tracks, "The Letters" being my personal favourite. Songs of Love and Hate is probably my album of choice at the mom...
by sensei_deano
Wed Mar 25, 2009 2:30 pm
Forum: Leonard Cohen's music
Topic: Whats your favourite Leonard Cohen's song?
Replies: 230
Views: 72224

Re: Whats your favourite Leonard Cohen's song?

Like many others on here, my favourites change from time to time, though at the moment I would have to choose "Famous Blue Raincoat". It just gets better everytime I listen to it!
by sensei_deano
Wed Mar 25, 2009 2:12 pm
Forum: The Summer Tour in Europe 2009
Topic: PRESALE TO LIVERPOOL BEGINS ON MARCH 24
Replies: 89
Views: 16426

Re: PRESALE TO LIVERPOOL BEGINS ON MARCH 24

I went to see Leonard for the first time at the MEN arena in November and it was one of the most special concerts I have ever had the pleasure to attend. I have just got a couple of tickets for me and my girlfriend at Liverpool, block C row Y which will hopefully provide a good view of the concert. ...

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