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by rike
Tue Aug 21, 2018 5:20 pm
Forum: News
Topic: Leonard Cohen et Son Dieu - New French book
Replies: 1
Views: 477

Re: Leonard Cohen et Son Dieu - New French book

I wonder whether there will be an English translation.
by rike
Thu Feb 22, 2018 10:21 pm
Forum: News
Topic: Matters of Vital Interest: A Forty-Year Friendship with Leonard Cohen
Replies: 5
Views: 1106

Re: Matters of Vital Interest: A Forty-Year Friendship with Leonard Cohen

The book was already on my list of what to look out for in 2018. Thank you for reinforcing that.
by rike
Wed Feb 14, 2018 8:42 pm
Forum: News
Topic: Hallelujah at the olympics
Replies: 1
Views: 665

Re: Hallelujah at the olympics

Dave Skretta, “Olympic figure skating unveils new, modern soundtrack”in the Washington Post, 2/13/18 . . . Jeff Buckley’s popular version of the Leonard Cohen song “Hallelujah” will make an appearance, but so will two covers by K.D. Lang , including the one chosen by pairs favorites Han Cong and Sui...
by rike
Mon Jan 01, 2018 8:31 pm
Forum: News
Topic: Leonard Cohen fans share their personal stories
Replies: 1
Views: 533

Re: Leonard Cohen fans share their personal stories

Thank you for this link, Wybe.
Happy 2018!
by rike
Sun Oct 29, 2017 12:11 am
Forum: News
Topic: Leonard's tombstone
Replies: 14
Views: 1705

Re: Leonard's tombstone

Thank you for posting this.
by rike
Tue Aug 22, 2017 8:28 pm
Forum: News
Topic: HAPPY BIRTHDAY !!!
Replies: 30
Views: 3865

Re: HAPPY BIRTHDAY !!!

Dear Jarkko,

Happy birthday -- health, happiness, and good cheer.
To memories past and those in the making . . .

Rike
by rike
Fri Aug 11, 2017 8:17 pm
Forum: News
Topic: So Long Leonard (new Norwegian book)
Replies: 6
Views: 1449

Re: So Long Leonard (new Norwegian book)

Thank you. I look forward to further tidbits as you read.
by rike
Thu Aug 03, 2017 11:47 pm
Forum: News
Topic: Important Announcement (advance thread, now locked)
Replies: 113
Views: 23887

Re: Important Announcement in August

"Don't worry friends, you can't get rid of me so easily!"
Happy about that!
by rike
Sat Jun 24, 2017 10:34 am
Forum: News
Topic: So Long Leonard (new Norwegian book)
Replies: 6
Views: 1449

Re: So Long Leonard (new Norwegian book)

Thank you. It always amazes me how writers still can find new, imaginative, moving ways to express their appreciation of LC.
by rike
Fri Jun 23, 2017 10:21 pm
Forum: News
Topic: So Long Leonard (new Norwegian book)
Replies: 6
Views: 1449

Re: So Long Leonard (new Norwegian book)

Will it be available in English translation?
by rike
Tue Jun 06, 2017 1:56 am
Forum: Leonard Cohen 80 years on September 21, 2014
Topic: Bench updates
Replies: 166
Views: 64126

Re: Bench updates

Thank you for your perseverance. Beautiful site and sights.
by rike
Thu Mar 09, 2017 6:56 pm
Forum: You Want It Darker
Topic: The Darker Album and the Songs
Replies: 341
Views: 90098

Re: The Darker Album and the Songs

" . . .perhaps the most explicit expression in his songs until now." Until now. So there is hope we'll be able to read more or hear (from the tower of song) in the future.
by rike
Sat Jan 28, 2017 6:58 pm
Forum: Leonard Cohen 80 years on September 21, 2014
Topic: Bench updates
Replies: 166
Views: 64126

Re: Bench updates

Let me cast an early vote if that should happen: for Los Angeles, where Leonard Cohen spent most of his later life and where he could see the sun rise and set from his room (I cannot locate the exact quote).
by rike
Fri Nov 11, 2016 4:15 pm
Forum: News
Topic: Leonard Has Passed Away
Replies: 694
Views: 146547

Re: Leonard Has Passed Away

Rest in Peace, dear Leonard Cohen. Heartfelt condolences to his family and friends--to all of us on this forum whom his work has touched so much. He was honest to the end, from his beautiful lines for Marianne to his words of guidance on how to approach it, in the songs of his final album. But I bel...

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