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by jarkko
Mon Jul 15, 2019 7:52 pm
Forum: News
Topic: Book of Cohen: David Cohen on Leonard Cohen
Replies: 5
Views: 1154

Re: Book of Cohen: David Cohen on Leonard Cohen

Here are some facts: ISBN 9780947493882 Published 1 February 2019 by Steele Roberts Aotearoa Ltd, New Zealand Format Paperback Author(s) By Cohen, David Description of this Book This is a story of two Cohens, the famous singer and his not-so-famous lifelong New Zealand fan. It spans several generati...
by jarkko
Sun Jul 14, 2019 2:01 pm
Forum: News
Topic: Strum & Sing Guitar - New Songbook
Replies: 0
Views: 175

Strum & Sing Guitar - New Songbook

https://www.leonardcohenfiles.com/strumsing.jpg (Strum & Sing Guitar). Lyrics, chord symbols and guitar chord diagrams for 15 classic songs by Cohen, including the ever-popular "Hallelujah" as well as: Anthem * Bird on the Wire (Bird on a Wire) * Chelsea Hotel #2 * Dance Me to the End of Love * Eve...
by jarkko
Fri Jul 12, 2019 11:31 pm
Forum: News
Topic: Marianne & Leonard: Words of Love, film by Nick Broomfield
Replies: 36
Views: 4208

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

Amazon also lists the DVD, 9,99 pounds on the UK site. However, Dogwoof's price is the same and they offer free delivery also to other countries. This is the CD cover: https://www.leonardcohenfiles.com/broomfield3.jpg MARIANNE & LEONARD: WORDS OF LOVE is a beautiful yet tragic love story between Leo...
by jarkko
Thu Jul 11, 2019 7:42 pm
Forum: Tribute concerts, Cover versions & Soundtracks
Topic: Cohen in Finnish (play)
Replies: 1
Views: 166

Cohen in Finnish (play)

https://www.leonardcohenfiles.com/koivusalo.jpg Leonard Cohen suomeksi Vuonna 2016 menehtynyt kanadalainen Leonard Cohen on maailman arvostetuimpia lauluntekijöitä. Ura on pitkä: 60-luvulta näihin päiviin. Häneltä on vastikään julkaistu uusi suomennettu runokirja Liekki ja tämän vuoden mittaan on p...
by jarkko
Sat Jul 06, 2019 11:02 pm
Forum: News
Topic: Necropsy of Love
Replies: 0
Views: 321

Necropsy of Love

Phillip Smith asked me about ”Necropsy of Love”.
It is a poem by Al Purdy
Leonard reads it: https://youtu.be/_kg3JRBBQvQ
(From a 2015 documentary)
by jarkko
Sat Jul 06, 2019 8:33 am
Forum: News
Topic: Healing of the Spirit: The Genius of Leonard Cohen
Replies: 5
Views: 484

Re: Healing of the Spirit: The Genius of Leonard Cohen

Here is more reading (including many Hydra-time photos): Interview: His friendship with Marianne was the rock of his career Leonard Cohen documentary makes viewers laugh and cry about it all again In ‘Marianne & Leonard,’ opening Friday, director Nick Broomfield explores Cohen’s origin story and rel...
by jarkko
Fri Jul 05, 2019 8:27 pm
Forum: News
Topic: Healing of the Spirit: The Genius of Leonard Cohen
Replies: 5
Views: 484

Re: Healing of the Spirit: The Genius of Leonard Cohen

The exhibition will be open in New York until September 8. It opens in Copenhagen on October 23, so there is no time to move it over Atlantic and back. San Francisco will follow after Denmark. More about the Copenhagen exhibition at https://www.visitcopenhagen.com/press/copenhagen/leonard-cohen-crac...
by jarkko
Mon Jun 17, 2019 10:28 am
Forum: Hydra Meetups 2019, 2017, 2015, 2013, 2011, 2009, 2007, 2005 & The Event in 2002
Topic: The Future of our Hydra Meet-Ups
Replies: 14
Views: 1443

Re: The Future of our Hydra Meet-Ups

Friends, I have already great news to share with you! Caren Gutschmidt and her husband Hans Kloss will be our new Hydra organizers. They live in Germany. I find this to be a perfect solution. Caren and Hans have been active members in our community for many years. They know well many Cohenites and v...
by jarkko
Sun Jun 16, 2019 10:11 pm
Forum: Hydra Meetups 2019, 2017, 2015, 2013, 2011, 2009, 2007, 2005 & The Event in 2002
Topic: The Future of our Hydra Meet-Ups
Replies: 14
Views: 1443

The Future of our Hydra Meet-Ups

Now, after our successful Hydra Meet-up in June 2019, it’s time to discuss the future plans Our next, 12th Leonard Cohen Event will be in Gent, Belgium, in August 2020. Maarten Massa is going to make an official, detailed announcement this fall but he has already nailed the dates: • Early bird regis...
by jarkko
Sun Jun 16, 2019 5:18 pm
Forum: Hydra Meetups 2019, 2017, 2015, 2013, 2011, 2009, 2007, 2005 & The Event in 2002
Topic: Hydra 2019 - Recollections
Replies: 2
Views: 483

Hydra 2019 - Recollections

Our 8th Hydra Meet-up was very successful. We had 205 participants from 26 countries, and more program than never before (except the Leonard Cohen Event in 2002, our first gathering on this beautiful island). Eija and I want to thank all of you for joining us, and for spending a long and lovely week...
by jarkko
Thu Jun 13, 2019 11:09 am
Forum: News
Topic: The Mural on Crescent Street was lit up yesterday
Replies: 1
Views: 457

The Mural on Crescent Street was lit up yesterday

https://www.leonardcohenfiles.com/murallights.jpg Photo by Ramona of The Montreal Sisters of Mercy FB page. Last night, the Mural on Crescent Street was lit up! Watch the ceremony video here: https://m.facebook.com/pages/category/Community-Organization/The-Montreal-Sisters-of-Mercy-2003755163281062...
by jarkko
Tue Jun 11, 2019 8:35 am
Forum: Leonard Cohen's poetry and novels
Topic: Seeking Poems from a VHS
Replies: 2
Views: 475

Re: Seeking Poems from a VHS

Those bonus items were:
Four Short Films: I'm Your Man, directed by Roslyn Schwartz, Poen, directed by Josef Reeve, A Kite Is A Victim, directed by Elizabeth Lewis & Angel, directed by Derek May

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