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by bumerang
Mon Mar 30, 2009 2:53 pm
Forum: News
Topic: "Leonard Cohen Live in London" > DVD & 2CD (April 2009)
Replies: 366
Views: 90486

Re: "Leonard Cohen Live in London" - Australian Release

The Australian (and I suspect all other countries?) edition is in NTSC, region 0 (local TV system is PAL) I'd like to hear whether this is the same for the European edition. It should be. Most music DVDs are NTSC, even in PAL regions. This is because the NTSC->PAL conversion results in a slight (4%...
by bumerang
Mon Mar 30, 2009 1:57 pm
Forum: News
Topic: "Leonard Cohen Live in London" > DVD & 2CD (April 2009)
Replies: 366
Views: 90486

Re: "Leonard Cohen Live in London" - DVD & 2CD - April 2009

How about a theory, that the production of this DVD was not a very well planned exercise? It looks a bid like the thinking might have gone like this: We remember, the show in London was very nice. What footage have we got to document this night on a DVD? Of course, the footage from the sidescreen ca...
by bumerang
Sat Mar 28, 2009 6:32 pm
Forum: News
Topic: "Leonard Cohen Live in London" > DVD & 2CD (April 2009)
Replies: 366
Views: 90486

Re: "Leonard Cohen Live in London" - DVD & 2CD - April 2009

The DVD is of quite an early concert. Leonard picked up on forum-members' comments on this over-kill at the time, and in later concerts was more restrained. In Sydney, end of January 2009 we still saw 2 complete band introductions with almost identical phrasing. I thought at the time: "Hm, did he f...
by bumerang
Sat Mar 28, 2009 4:21 am
Forum: News
Topic: "Leonard Cohen Live in London" > DVD & 2CD (April 2009)
Replies: 366
Views: 90486

Re: "Leonard Cohen Live in London" - Australian Release

Hi, I just rang a local JB HiFi shop in Sydney, Australia: Both DVD and CDs are in the stores with plenty of stock, I'm going to get them right now ! OK, I'm back and have watched the DVD half way through. Let's get the downers out of the way first: There is information about the technical side of t...
by bumerang
Sat Mar 28, 2009 4:18 am
Forum: The Pacific Tour 2009
Topic: Live In London: Australian DVD & CD Release
Replies: 13
Views: 8462

Re: Live In London: Australian DVD & CD Release

I just rang a Sydney JB HiFi store, both the DVD and the CD are in stock already, I'm going to buy them right now !

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