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by sbreen
Tue Feb 14, 2012 1:50 pm
Forum: News
Topic: New CBC Music station just for Leonard!
Replies: 35
Views: 4977

Re: New CBC Music station just for Leonard!

Have been listening from New Zealand.

A mixed bag.

There are quite a few covers played. (Some good, some 'not so much'.)

A lot of variety - and plenty featuring Leonard himself.

Well worth a listen - but I'm happy to be back to listening 'the original'!!
by sbreen
Fri Feb 10, 2012 3:58 am
Forum: Comments & Questions
Topic: Leonard Cohen Biographies
Replies: 4
Views: 903

Re: Leonard Cohen Biographies

[/quote]Let me know if I'm wrong and I'd be pleased to give it a try again![quote]

Maarten
You are definitely NOT wrong! :(
by sbreen
Sun Feb 05, 2012 6:17 am
Forum: Comments & Questions
Topic: Leonard Cohen Biographies
Replies: 4
Views: 903

Re: Leonard Cohen Biographies

I have "Various Positions", (a good read) "Hallelujah" and "Leonard Cohen - A Remarkable Life". I thought there must be others out there. Good to know that there are. I have just picked up "Yesterday's Tomorrow" by Marc Hendrickx (unread as yet). The first few pages appear to be more about the autho...
by sbreen
Sat Feb 04, 2012 6:35 am
Forum: Comments & Questions
Topic: Leonard Cohen Biographies
Replies: 4
Views: 903

Leonard Cohen Biographies

Is anyone able/willing to rate/rank the many biographies?
by sbreen
Tue Jan 31, 2012 1:14 pm
Forum: OLD IDEAS
Topic: Review of Old Ideas from NZ
Replies: 0
Views: 477

Review of Old Ideas from NZ

http://www.nzherald.co.nz/entertainment/news/article.cfm?c_id=1501119&objectid=10782385 Album Review: Leonard Cohen, Old Ideas 11:19 AM Tuesday Jan 31, 2012 Leonard Cohen, Old Ideas. Throughout his 45-year career, Leonard Cohen has walked a fine line between love, sex, and religion, often embodying ...
by sbreen
Sat Jan 28, 2012 3:44 am
Forum: OLD IDEAS
Topic: Your Old Ideas listening plans?
Replies: 45
Views: 4680

Re: Your Old Ideas listening plans?

I listened to the tracks as they became available and then listened with the words in front of me (altering the ones I felt sure were not right with those early releases). I couldn't wait for my pre-ordered copy once the whole album was 'out' on the net. I listened to the whole album twice (to get t...
by sbreen
Thu Jan 19, 2012 1:07 pm
Forum: News
Topic: LEONARD BACK IN 2012?
Replies: 65
Views: 16040

YES! Leonard Cohen to tour!

http://www.guardian.co.uk/music/2012/jan/19/leonard-cohen-old-ideas-new-album?newsfeed=true Leonard Cohen shows there's life in the old dog yet with launch of new album Songwriter on Old Ideas, his first album in eight years: 'This record invites one to be swept along, even if you have written it' R...
by sbreen
Thu Jan 19, 2012 7:59 am
Forum: Comments & Questions
Topic: disappointment with the man and his music
Replies: 32
Views: 4237

Re: disappointment with the man and his music

I am one of those fans! I have at least one copy of every album and a copy most books, I have pre-ordered 'Old Ideas', I am constantly looking for new you-tube clips and read everything I can about the man and his music. (I am a Leonard Cohen F.A.N. and have been a fan for over 40 years.) I find tha...
by sbreen
Thu Jan 12, 2012 10:29 pm
Forum: Adam Cohen
Topic: ADAM COHEN: TOUR 2012 IN AUSTRALIA & CANADA
Replies: 15
Views: 19905

Re: ADAM COHEN: TOUR 2012 IN AUSTRALIA & CANADA

I have my tickets for Regal Ballroom, Melbourne, 9th March. Travelling from NZ for the event. A Christmas present from my wonderful husband. :o) We will be celebrating our 40th wedding anniversary and both our 60th birthdays. (My birthday is 9th March, our wedding anniversary and husband's birthday ...
by sbreen
Fri Jan 06, 2012 4:52 am
Forum: News
Topic: Rampart: New film with a Leonard Cohen song
Replies: 1
Views: 905

Re: Rampart: New film with a Leonard Cohen song

Fantastic!

One of my all-time favourite tracks.

:o)
by sbreen
Thu Dec 01, 2011 7:30 am
Forum: Adam Cohen
Topic: ADAM COHEN: TOUR 2012 IN AUSTRALIA & CANADA
Replies: 15
Views: 19905

Re: ADAM COHEN: TOUR 2012 IN AUSTRALIA

I hope he crosses the Tasman for some time in NZ.

(Please!)
by sbreen
Sat Oct 08, 2011 8:50 am
Forum: Related Artists
Topic: Webb Sisters "If It Be Your Will" with Full Orchestra
Replies: 2
Views: 1598

Re: Webb Sisters "If It Be Your Will" with Full Orchestra

I was hoping for a Leonard Cohen Christmas single though.
by sbreen
Mon Sep 26, 2011 9:33 am
Forum: Comments & Questions
Topic: Your Question Would Be?
Replies: 12
Views: 1598

Re: Your Question Would Be?

What is YOUR favourite Leonard Cohen song?
What is your favourite non-Leonard-Cohen song?
by sbreen
Thu Sep 22, 2011 5:55 am
Forum: Comments & Questions
Topic: Your Question Would Be?
Replies: 12
Views: 1598

Re: Your Question Would Be?

What will you sing to me when we're alone tonight?

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