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by IMM
Sun Nov 25, 2012 12:10 am
Forum: USA & CANADA 2012 / CONCERT REPORTS & MEET-UPS
Topic: CONCERT REPORT: Chicago, Illinois November 23, 2012
Replies: 32
Views: 26810

Re: CONCERT REPORT: Chicago, Illinois November 23, 2012

Hi Joe, As requested here are the "live" lyrics of Anyhow. I have included the studio ones for comparison. Can't see how to do 2 columns here - easier to compare side by side. For AlanM. Here's one way -- but I lose the italics, so I've added asterisks. Anyhow Anyhow Studio version Live version Dub...
by IMM
Sun Nov 18, 2012 4:33 am
Forum: USA & CANADA 2012 / CONCERT REPORTS & MEET-UPS
Topic: CONCERT REPORT: Calgary, Alberta, November 16, 2012
Replies: 24
Views: 17769

Re: CONCERT REPORT: Calgary, Alberta, November 16, 2012

there’s no more Stella Artois left in the building.
A first hand observation and early in the evening. :)
It's possible that he should practice writing in that state more often.
It gets easier.
Learning is, after all, a state experience.
by IMM
Sun Nov 04, 2012 12:42 am
Forum: Writing, Music and Art by the Forum members
Topic: "on a chair with a dead magazine"?
Replies: 5
Views: 964

Re: "on a chair with a dead magazine"?

Does it have a centerfold? :shock:
by IMM
Tue Oct 23, 2012 1:51 pm
Forum: Leonard Cohen's music
Topic: Avalanche
Replies: 24
Views: 52724

Re: Avalanche

King in/under the mountain I agree entirely - I wasn't trying to exhaust the subject - just trying to put the term Golden Hill into the mountain :) -Edit - I should have added a link such as http://www.indianetzone.com/33/rishabha_mythological_golden_hill.htm to explain that Rishabha is a name of a...
by IMM
Tue Oct 23, 2012 1:37 pm
Forum: Leonard Cohen's music
Topic: Avalanche
Replies: 24
Views: 52724

Re: Avalanche

I do not need you: I live on a golden hill! I think the line is actually "I sleep beneath the golden hill." Some thoughts on the golden hill as an Axis Mundi : An Axis Mundi is quite a general concept across various belief systems, as the link above indicates. In Jewish tradition it could well be M...
by IMM
Tue Oct 23, 2012 12:30 pm
Forum: Comments & Questions
Topic: Sisters of Mercy Mystery Instrument
Replies: 9
Views: 3132

Re: Sisters of Mercy Mystery Instrument

Not sure why, but a Glockenspiel rings a bell?
by IMM
Sat Oct 20, 2012 11:48 am
Forum: OLD IDEAS
Topic: Symbolism of 'Different Sides'
Replies: 39
Views: 32052

Re: Symbolism of 'Different Sides'

Meryam wrote:There are 2 different sides to the individual LC, (like Gollem and Smeagol )
I like fishies!
They also make good CD/DVD inclusions. ;-)
by IMM
Sat Oct 20, 2012 11:34 am
Forum: OLD IDEAS
Topic: Sylvie Simmon s thinks "Darkness" is about oral sex...
Replies: 35
Views: 26223

Re: Sylvie Simmon s thinks "Darkness" is about oral sex...

jdhayes wrote:Don't forget to remember that there are times when a cigar is just a cigar, as Freud once said.
You must remember this
A kiss is just a kiss, a sigh is just a sigh.
The fundamental things apply
As time goes by.
:lol:
by IMM
Fri Oct 12, 2012 9:17 am
Forum: News
Topic: The Summer 2002 Quiz--> 2012 Quiz
Replies: 94
Views: 14807

Re: The Summer 2002 Quiz

jarkko wrote:That would be too easy to answer... The last concert of the 2012 Old Ideas Tour will be in Brooklyn!! :lol:
Hmmm - that's not the house that Celine built.
by IMM
Thu Oct 04, 2012 4:10 am
Forum: Comments & Questions
Topic: Queen Victoria
Replies: 8
Views: 1776

Re: Queen Victoria

LisaLCFan wrote:
Chris Spray wrote: Would like to know why the "beer" lyric is so ubiquitous.
A lot of alcoholics surf the web?
Perhaps just a lot of ancient egyptians. ;-)
The British Empire may have something to do with German beards - but the pyramids were built on beer for the artisans. :shock:
by IMM
Tue Oct 02, 2012 10:06 am
Forum: EUROPE 2012 / CONCERT REPORTS & MEET-UPS
Topic: CONCERT REPORTS: Paris September 28, 29, 30, 2012
Replies: 112
Views: 47516

Re: CONCERT REPORTS: Paris September 28, 29, 30, 2012

Looks like you got a pic of Adrienne Clarkson on the 28th :)
by IMM
Wed Sep 26, 2012 9:00 am
Forum: EUROPE 2012 / CONCERT REPORTS & MEET-UPS
Topic: CONCERT REPORT: Verona, September 24, 2012
Replies: 104
Views: 48543

Re: CONCERT REPORT: Verona, September 24, 2012

pink_is_dead wrote:Is it accurate the he dedicated "Suzanne" to Fabrizio De André? I didn't quite catch the name he mentioned.
It sure seems like it.

Ligur Ligur, burning bright,
In the forests of the night;
....
:)
by IMM
Mon Sep 24, 2012 7:15 am
Forum: Other music
Topic: Billie Holiday: Strange Fruit
Replies: 1
Views: 613

Re: Billie Holiday: Strange Fruit

:D :D :D A brave lady indeed.
by IMM
Wed Sep 19, 2012 6:26 pm
Forum: OLD IDEAS
Topic: Sylvie Simmon s thinks "Darkness" is about oral sex...
Replies: 35
Views: 26223

Re: Sylvie Simmon s thinks "Darkness" is about oral sex...

I have always thought that Leonard's songs are like onions; they have many layers and multiple meanings. That is the ineffable beauty. Sex, longing, desire, faith, connection, failure,redemption - all wrapped up in a mystical sheen. Marvellous. Someone once wondered about the value of words in a Ko...

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