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by lightning
Wed Mar 07, 2018 8:50 pm
Forum: News
Topic: Montreal's New Saint
Replies: 6
Views: 587

Re: Montreal's New Saint

I 'd rather call him a great artist hero not a saint.
by lightning
Wed Mar 07, 2018 5:54 am
Forum: News
Topic: Montreal's New Saint
Replies: 6
Views: 587

Re: Montreal's New Saint

Idol worship is against his religion.
by lightning
Tue Mar 06, 2018 11:01 pm
Forum: News
Topic: Montreal's New Saint
Replies: 6
Views: 587

Montreal's New Saint

Leonard is rolling over in his grave:

https://www.nytimes.com/2018/03/06/arts ... v=top-news
by lightning
Sat Aug 26, 2017 4:52 pm
Forum: News
Topic: Course in Cambridge on Leonard Cohen and Bob Dylan
Replies: 0
Views: 478

Course in Cambridge on Leonard Cohen and Bob Dylan

It's the acadamy that keeps poets alive, even if they are not especially academic:http://www.independent.co.uk/news/educa ... 11911.html
by lightning
Fri Apr 07, 2017 6:07 am
Forum: Comments & Questions
Topic: A Source for Tacoma Trailer?
Replies: 1
Views: 1372

A Source for Tacoma Trailer?

Wherever did Leonard get the musical inspiration for Tacoma Trailer, the instrumental cut on The Future? The Jazz Police have discovered a clue. It may be stolen from a 1968 piece by Yusef Lateef Listen to this beautiful piece, especially 5:59 onward. Sound familiar? https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=...
by lightning
Wed Feb 22, 2017 6:07 am
Forum: News
Topic: Tower of Song Illustration by Jeff Lewis
Replies: 0
Views: 523

Tower of Song Illustration by Jeff Lewis

This image recently appeared in a European publication. The artist is cartoonist and singer/songwriter Jeffrey Lewis.
by lightning
Sat Feb 11, 2017 6:23 pm
Forum: News
Topic: Erica Pomerance on Leonard in Montreal
Replies: 0
Views: 552

Erica Pomerance on Leonard in Montreal

She is a brilliant woman and artist who know him in the early days:
http://www.theseniortimes.com/leonard-c ... ment-36804
by lightning
Sun Dec 25, 2016 6:58 am
Forum: News
Topic: Leonard Cohen Fashion Icon
Replies: 0
Views: 655

Leonard Cohen Fashion Icon

In the Wall Street Journal selling $825 turtlenecks! Biographer Sylvie Simmons comments:

http://www.wsj.com/articles/leonard-coh ... 1481125838
by lightning
Sun Dec 18, 2016 11:09 pm
Forum: News
Topic: Leonard Cohen on Autonomedia Calendar of Jubilee Saints 20 17
Replies: 0
Views: 529

Leonard Cohen on Autonomedia Calendar of Jubilee Saints 20 17

The eye- opening Autonomedia Calendar of Jubilee Saints for 2017 has a picture of Leonard Cohen on September 21, his birthday. It's a black and white picture of Leonard as he appeared on his recent tours. This is quite and honor. He is in the company of incredible human beings. I’m a regular for thi...
by lightning
Sat Dec 10, 2016 4:24 pm
Forum: News
Topic: Ode to Leonard Cohen from a fellow Zen Monk
Replies: 5
Views: 1103

Re: Ode to Leonard Cohen from a fellow Zen Monk

Field Commander Cohen long ago wanted to be a cop, the biographies tell us. Sometimes he sent out the raven instead of the dove.
by lightning
Thu Dec 08, 2016 7:03 pm
Forum: News
Topic: Ode to Leonard Cohen from a fellow Zen Monk
Replies: 5
Views: 1103

Ode to Leonard Cohen from a fellow Zen Monk

This surprising piece is in the men's fashion section of the New York Times. A zen monk who is a member of the National Rifle Association!! Is that a new "men's fashion?" Well, he "took his gun and vanished" as the Partisan song says, and left a noble silence. http://www.nytimes.com/2016/12/06/fashi...
by lightning
Wed Dec 07, 2016 1:00 am
Forum: News
Topic: Lincoln Center Remembers Leonard Cohen
Replies: 1
Views: 1417

Lincoln Center Remembers Leonard Cohen

Some clips from the four hour outdoor free event staged by producer Hal Willner at Hearst Plaza, Lincoln Center, December 5, 2016.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=XhCz5oi6I7k

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