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by jarkko
Fri Aug 10, 2018 11:04 am
Forum: The Leonard Cohen Event 2018 in Budapest
Topic: Afterword
Replies: 10
Views: 511

Re: Afterword

Eija and I are safely back in Finland, after a wonderful time in Budapest. Big thanks to Eva for the splendid Event she had created! She had found and signed great artists who provided us unforgettable performances. Special thanks also for so many stylish mementos in the Event bag! I will upload the...
by jarkko
Thu Aug 09, 2018 6:19 pm
Forum: Tribute concerts, Cover versions & Soundtracks
Topic: Leonard Cohen Is My Spirit Guide: A Celebration of Leonard Cohen
Replies: 0
Views: 182

Leonard Cohen Is My Spirit Guide: A Celebration of Leonard Cohen

Good afternoon. I am writing on behalf of a publishing company in the north of England who are tasked with the somewhat dubious pleasure of compiling 2018's BBC Contains Strong Language festival. It does have its perks, however: on the last night of the festival, Sunday 30th September, we are thril...
by jarkko
Thu Aug 09, 2018 6:19 pm
Forum: Tribute concerts, Cover versions & Soundtracks
Topic: Leonard Cohen Is My Spirit Guide: A Celebration of Leonard Cohen
Replies: 0
Views: 42

Leonard Cohen Is My Spirit Guide: A Celebration of Leonard Cohen

Good afternoon. I am writing on behalf of a publishing company in the north of England who are tasked with the somewhat dubious pleasure of compiling 2018's BBC Contains Strong Language festival. It does have its perks, however: on the last night of the festival, Sunday 30th September, we are thril...
by jarkko
Fri Aug 03, 2018 4:51 pm
Forum: News
Topic: THE FLAME - Leonard's New Collection of Poetry
Replies: 62
Views: 13661

Re: THE FLAME - Leonard's New Collection of Poetry

Thanks to Leonard’s manager Robert Kory, and the publisher, we have a proof copy of the book to show at the Budapest Event! Just ask me!
by jarkko
Wed Aug 01, 2018 2:16 pm
Forum: The Leonard Cohen Event 2018 in Budapest
Topic: More Budapest hints
Replies: 1
Views: 208

Re: More Budapest hints

Excellent exhibition of Frida Kahlo’s work and life at the National Gallery!

EU citizens between 62 and 70 get 50% discount, those over 70 go for free
Regular fee 3200 HUF, including Kahlo and the permanent collections
by jarkko
Mon Jul 30, 2018 9:59 pm
Forum: Comments & Questions
Topic: 2019 meet up in Hydra
Replies: 2
Views: 275

Re: 2019 meet up in Hydra

Dear Azar Meetup Dates - Friday June 7 to Sunday June 9, 2019 (we may also have something on Thursday June 6) Please connect with the Leonard Cohen Files at www.leonardcohenfiles.com/backtohydra.html - we will post updates on that page. You will also find more valuable information, like program of o...
by jarkko
Sun Jul 29, 2018 2:46 pm
Forum: The Leonard Cohen Event 2018 in Budapest
Topic: More Budapest hints
Replies: 1
Views: 208

More Budapest hints

Woodpecker Toy Store Baross Street - Fakopáncs Játékbolt, Baross Utca 46 (in the corner of Maria Utca) For those members who have small kids or grandchildren, this is a great toy store. Very nice prices, and a huge selection of wooden toys, and more. (Online shop at https://fakopancs.hu/) The New Y...
by jarkko
Tue Jul 24, 2018 1:40 pm
Forum: News
Topic: LC to be inducted to Canada's Walk of Fame
Replies: 6
Views: 318

LC to be inducted to Canada's Walk of Fame

http://www.socan.ca/news/socan-members-leonard-cohen-andy-kim-col-chris-hadfield-be-inducted-canada’s-walk-fame SOCAN members Leonard Cohen, Andy Kim, Col. Chris Hadfield to be inducted into Canada’s Walk of Fame The late Leonard Cohen ... will be inducted into at Canada’s Walk of Fame at the organi...
by jarkko
Fri Jul 20, 2018 11:23 am
Forum: Tribute concerts, Cover versions & Soundtracks
Topic: We Love You Mr Cohen # 2 (Polish tribute CD)
Replies: 0
Views: 191

We Love You Mr Cohen # 2 (Polish tribute CD)

https://www.leonardcohenfiles.com/mrcohen2.jpg Looks like we have missed this tribute compilation; it was released in Poland in 2015 (on December 11). Thanks to Flavio Poltronieri who found it! 1 Jeff Buckley - Hallelujah - 6:53 2 John Bergeron - Story Of Isaac - 3:56 3 Judy Collins - Bird On The W...
by jarkko
Sun Jul 15, 2018 11:30 am
Forum: News
Topic: Les Ballets Jazz de Montreal does LC in Belgium
Replies: 1
Views: 345

Les Ballets Jazz de Montreal does LC in Belgium

The awesome "Dance Me" show is going to visit the City of Namur in Belgium on December 6, 7 and 8:
http://www.digitick.com/dance-me-specta ... 98355.html

(Namur is located one hour by train from Bruxelles)

Thanks to Maire Vainio for the info!
by jarkko
Tue Jul 10, 2018 7:09 pm
Forum: News
Topic: Tony Palmer releases 1972 concert footage on DVD
Replies: 14
Views: 1159

Tony Palmer releases 1972 concert footage on DVD

Tony Palmer - director of the "Bird on a Wire" documentary film - was sorting out his archive the other day and came across some unmarked cans of film, and guess what? They are the vidtronics (i.e. black and white film transfers) of the Stockholm and Albert Hall concerts of the 1972 famous tour. Now...
by jarkko
Wed Jun 27, 2018 10:11 am
Forum: News
Topic: "Tipping My Hat to Leonard", new CD by David Williams
Replies: 2
Views: 412

Re: "Tipping My Hat to Leonard", new CD by David Williams

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No covers of Leonard's songs on this album.
by jarkko
Wed Jun 27, 2018 10:02 am
Forum: Collectors' and Traders' Corner
Topic: Books signed by LC (to Marianne) at Christie´s
Replies: 1
Views: 652

Books signed by LC (to Marianne) at Christie´s

Two items of interest at the Christie's "Valuable Books and Manuscripts" Auction in London on July 11, 2018. https://www.christies.com/img/LotImages/2018/CKS/2018_CKS_16018_0093_000(cohen_leonard_let_us_compare_mythologies_toronto_contact_press_for_the).jpg https://www.christies.com/lotfinder/lot_de...
by jarkko
Sun Jun 03, 2018 7:37 pm
Forum: News
Topic: THE FLAME - Leonard's New Collection of Poetry
Replies: 62
Views: 13661

Re: THE FLAME - Leonard's New Collection of Poetry

Good news also for our Finnish members: Finnish translations by Sammakko Publishers: THE FLAME in October 2018, translated by Ville-Juhani Sutinen. Finnish title: LIEKKI LET US COMPARE MYTHOLOGIES in 2019, translated by Antton Kainulainen. Finnish title: VERTAILKAAMME MYTOLOGIOITA BOOK OF MERCY (new...
by jarkko
Sun Jun 03, 2018 10:47 am
Forum: Hydra Meetups 2017, 2015, 2013, 2011, 2009, 2007, 2005 & The Event in 2002
Topic: Hydra Meetup 2019?
Replies: 3
Views: 2022

Re: Hydra Meetup 2019?

Our 2019 meetup will be on the 2nd weekend of June, as usual. We don't have any program details yet - and the schedule will be up to the number of participants. In 2017 we had more than 200, almost twice as much as previously. We will have some program from Friday June 7 to Sunday evening June 9, bu...

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