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by birminghamfan
Tue Oct 29, 2019 9:57 pm
Forum: Tribute concerts, Cover versions & Soundtracks
Topic: Olympia Theatre Dublin May 31st 2020
Replies: 3
Views: 297

Olympia Theatre Dublin May 31st 2020

It looks that this might be a good evening in Dublin. I might be tempted to cross the Irish Sea !


http://www.olympia.ie/whats-on/bird-on- ... ard-cohen/
by birminghamfan
Sun Sep 15, 2019 6:30 pm
Forum: THE SUMMER 2013 TOUR IN EUROPE
Topic: CONCERT REPORT: London, UK , September 15, 2013
Replies: 100
Views: 49918

Re: CONCERT REPORT: London, UK , September 15, 2013

I was just reminded of the London concert six years ago this evening. Just thought it would be good to say hello to everyone who was there that evening , back in those wild and magnificent days. Would be brilliant if anyone still has easy access to pics from that evening. Mine are stored in obscurit...
by birminghamfan
Tue Feb 27, 2018 12:34 am
Forum: Live performances & YouTube clips
Topic: Best Cohen documentary?
Replies: 5
Views: 8083

Re: Best Cohen documentary?

Its still on Youtube - note my error and search for " Songs from the Life of Leonard Cohen 1988 "

Hope you enjoy it !

Cheers , Steve
by birminghamfan
Sun Feb 25, 2018 11:55 am
Forum: Live performances & YouTube clips
Topic: Best Cohen documentary?
Replies: 5
Views: 8083

Re: Best Cohen documentary?

There a lovely documentary " Songs in the Life of Leonard Cohen " from the BBC made in 1988 Think it was at one time on Youtube ..
by birminghamfan
Sat Dec 02, 2017 3:30 am
Forum: News
Topic: Truth Tellers: LC on BBC Four on Friday, 1st December 2017
Replies: 2
Views: 1145

Re: Truth Tellers: LC on BBC Four on Friday, 1st December 2017

I totally agree ! Very thoughtful and insightful about Leonard , and the closing credits will bring a smile to any LC fan..

Cheers , Steve
by birminghamfan
Tue Oct 10, 2017 2:15 pm
Forum: Tribute concerts, Cover versions & Soundtracks
Topic: Richard Shindell
Replies: 2
Views: 1123

Richard Shindell

I don't think I've seen this fine man mentioned on the forum He is from the USA , but lives in Buenos Aires He has always admired Leonard , and sometimes covers Famous Blue Raincoat https://youtu.be/psVVrFUvQ-k He has written a homage to FBR , ' Nora ' https://youtu.be/3jgiqQ55p38 and some excellent...
by birminghamfan
Sat Jul 01, 2017 3:02 pm
Forum: Hydra Meetups 2019, 2017, 2015, 2013, 2011, 2009, 2007, 2005 & The Event in 2002
Topic: British Airways high life magazine June 2017
Replies: 3
Views: 3158

Re: British Airways high life magazine June 2017

Joy , thank you ! Its a lovely article , good to know our fame is growing..

For those who want a digital copy , there is a Highlife Magazine app for iPad , and the June issue can be downloaded free.

Thanks again , Steve
by birminghamfan
Wed May 03, 2017 2:02 pm
Forum: News
Topic: Like a Drunk in a Midnight Choir - Record Store Day 2017 vinyl
Replies: 12
Views: 4375

Re: Like a Drunk in a Midnight Choir - Record Store Day 2017 vinyl

Hi , does anyone know if this is available to order from record shops in the UK ? My local independent didn't think he could order it , and suggested mail order from the US , which makes me a little anxious given the ' vulnerability ' of 12 inch vinyl discs and the destructive abilities of loaders a...
by birminghamfan
Mon Mar 20, 2017 10:07 pm
Forum: News
Topic: New Leonard Song?
Replies: 12
Views: 3290

Re: New Leonard Song

Foxwood , don't worry ! I now know about an interesting new band , or new to me anyway ! Its lovely that Canada continues to produce much in the way of musical creativity

Best wishes , Steve
by birminghamfan
Thu Nov 17, 2016 4:17 am
Forum: News
Topic: Leonard Has Passed Away
Replies: 696
Views: 206517

Re: Leonard Has Passed Away

LEONARD Cohen was in "deep pain" caused by cancer before he died. The 'Hurricane' hitmaker passed away at the age of 82, and although no exact date and cause of death has been confirmed, it has been claimed that the iconic musician was suffering from the disease and had been physically debilitated b...
by birminghamfan
Mon Nov 14, 2016 2:54 am
Forum: News
Topic: Leonard Has Passed Away
Replies: 696
Views: 206517

Re: Leonard Has Passed Away

Thank you , Leonard , for your wisdom , your support and for just being around. I too will never forget a Wednesday night at the Manchester Opera House. You may have left us , but your words will shine bright and eternal

We'll miss you

Steve
by birminghamfan
Thu Aug 18, 2016 12:48 pm
Forum: The Leonard Cohen Event in Amsterdam 2016 - before and after
Topic: Thank you, Amsterdam 2016.
Replies: 18
Views: 7755

Re: Thank you, Amsterdam 2016.

A big thank you to Liesbeth , Willy and Wijbe for all their hard work organising the Event ! Amsterdam is always an enjoyable city , and Amsterdam and Leonard was an unbeatable combination Thanks again , and Hydra beckons ...

Very best wishes , Steve
by birminghamfan
Fri Jul 22, 2016 1:35 pm
Forum: Other music
Topic: Spare ticket , Runrig , Edinburgh 23 July
Replies: 0
Views: 1401

Spare ticket , Runrig , Edinburgh 23 July

Hi everyone , I know this is short notice , I have a spare standing ticket for Runrig at Edinburgh Castle , tomorrow , Sat 23 July If anyone is interested send me a PM and I will get back to you , will have web access all weekend Certainly would consider less than face value to a worthy recipient , ...
by birminghamfan
Thu Jul 07, 2016 11:36 am
Forum: News
Topic: Montreal..
Replies: 1
Views: 1308

Montreal..

Nice thoughtful article about Montreal from the Guardian , with a picture and mention of Leonard just to cheer us up - the Guardian has always been pretty LC friendly Nice Toronto article too in the same series- " Canada week " https://www.theguardian.com/cities/2016/jul/06/40-year-hangover-1976-oly...
by birminghamfan
Thu Oct 01, 2015 12:37 pm
Forum: Tribute concerts, Cover versions & Soundtracks
Topic: Keith James - Songs of Leonard Cohen UK Tour
Replies: 22
Views: 12744

Re: Keith James - Songs of Leonard Cohen UK Tour

Anyone coming to see Keith James in Kings Heath , Birmingham tonight ?

Steve

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