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by Franks
Sat May 11, 2013 4:24 pm
Forum: THE SUMMER 2013 TOUR IN EUROPE
Topic: Is it becoming slightly stale?
Replies: 144
Views: 40474

Re: Is it becoming slightly stale?

I think when LC embarked on the 2012 tour there was an opportunity to make significant changes to the band line up. It was good that the woodwinds were changed to Violin and a new guitar sound was added but I think it should have gone further. I think Roscoe and the Webb Sisters should have been le...
by Franks
Wed May 08, 2013 11:06 am
Forum: News
Topic: Darkness in TNT promo
Replies: 30
Views: 5288

Re: Darkness in TNT promo

Rodin wrote:I am the forum's voice of reason.
You are grossly overrating yourself and underestimating the intelligence of the other forum members
by Franks
Wed May 08, 2013 11:03 am
Forum: News
Topic: Darkness in TNT promo
Replies: 30
Views: 5288

Re: Darkness in TNT promo

A forum like what? it's a forum so people are entitled to opinions. My opinion is that a snippet of a song on a TV ad is not news. Perhaps you could try to express your opinion without your usual sarcasm. :idea: As you can see people are reacting (and not just in this topic) to the way you express ...
by Franks
Wed May 08, 2013 10:08 am
Forum: News
Topic: Darkness in TNT promo
Replies: 30
Views: 5288

Re: Darkness in TNT promo

Rodin wrote:Yanks just don't get sarcasm do they?
And that is coming from someone who’s main contribution to this forum is making cynical and sarcastic remarks and jokes about others.
by Franks
Wed Apr 10, 2013 7:15 pm
Forum: News
Topic: Wanted: Your opinions on the LC Forum for PhD Thesis
Replies: 82
Views: 10215

Re: Wanted: Your opinions on the LC Forum for PhD Thesis

Rodin wrote:Oh come on here, the girl is not splitting the atom or researching a cure for cancer.
Who are you to pass judgment on the importance of someone´s thesis?
by Franks
Wed Apr 10, 2013 2:12 pm
Forum: News
Topic: Wanted: Your opinions on the LC Forum for PhD Thesis
Replies: 82
Views: 10215

Re: Wanted: Your opinions on the LC Forum for PhD Thesis

Rodin wrote:I did it 11 times to have more chance to win the vouchers.
Not funny. You should confirm to Maggie that it was joke so she can be asured you did not mess up her data.
by Franks
Sat Apr 06, 2013 10:17 pm
Forum: Comments & Questions
Topic: guitar music for 'Darkness'
Replies: 1
Views: 704

Re: guitar music for 'Darkness'

Take a look this web site created by Maarten Massa
http://www.maartenmassa.be/CohenChords/index.htm
by Franks
Thu Apr 04, 2013 10:05 am
Forum: Comments & Questions
Topic: the avalance fingerpicking
Replies: 7
Views: 2151

Re: the avalance fingerpicking

I think the YouTube video linked posted by Sharon definitely shows Leonard picked with 3 and sometimes just 2 fingers. The thumb plays the base strings E, A and D. The index finger the G and B strings. I have not attempted Avalanche yet but I can play The Partisan which has a similar style and finge...
by Franks
Sat Mar 30, 2013 5:09 pm
Forum: News
Topic: Wanted: Your opinions on the LC Forum for PhD Thesis
Replies: 82
Views: 10215

Re: Wanted: Your opinions on the LC Forum for PhD Thesis

I have completed your survey. Hope you get to a 100+. Good luck with your thesis.
by Franks
Thu Mar 28, 2013 7:21 pm
Forum: THE SUMMER 2013 TOUR IN EUROPE
Topic: BRUSSELS/ANTWERP/ROTTERDAM ON SALE NOW
Replies: 47
Views: 13440

Re: BRUSSELS/ANTWERP/ROTTERDAM: PRESALE ON TUESDAY

Sportpaleis Antwerp: http://www.sportpaleis.be/nl/kalender/2012-2013/leonard_cohen Seating chart: EDIT: the red blocks are numbered 1-6 instead of 1-4, starting on the left. (blocks 3-4 are center blocks) Sportpaleis - Seating chart.png Maarten, can you confirm this alternate seating plan? The Tele...
by Franks
Wed Mar 27, 2013 3:59 pm
Forum: THE SUMMER 2013 TOUR IN EUROPE
Topic: BRUSSELS/ANTWERP/ROTTERDAM ON SALE NOW
Replies: 47
Views: 13440

Re: BRUSSELS/ANTWERP/ROTTERDAM: PRESALE NOW!!

menso wrote:Does anyone happen to have a groundplan for the Rotterdam concert 9/18 and willing to upload? 8)
Scroll up to the second post on the second page of this topic.
by Franks
Tue Mar 26, 2013 5:14 pm
Forum: THE SUMMER 2013 TOUR IN EUROPE
Topic: BRUSSELS/ANTWERP/ROTTERDAM ON SALE NOW
Replies: 47
Views: 13440

Re: BRUSSELS/ANTWERP/ROTTERDAM: PRESALE ON TUESDAY

Does anybody have seat number charts for Antwerp?
I would like to know if seat 1 is on the left or right side of the block
by Franks
Mon Feb 25, 2013 11:51 am
Forum: News
Topic: New Leonard Cohen biography by Sylvie Simmons
Replies: 173
Views: 48515

Re: New Leonard Cohen biography by Sylvie Simmons (Fall 2012

Just tell the people at these parties that you had other pressing reading commitments. If that embarresses you then you are in the wrong crowd.
by Franks
Sat Jan 26, 2013 4:21 pm
Forum: Comments & Questions
Topic: guitar chords
Replies: 2
Views: 793

Re: guitar chords

If you want to use Maarten's site then better go to http://www.maartenmassa.be/CohenChords/index.htm That is easier to navigate. You can also send me personal message with your email address and I can send you PDF version of Maarten's site. I am using that myself on an iPad. I find a PDF file easier...
by Franks
Sat Jan 26, 2013 1:52 pm
Forum: THE SUMMER 2013 TOUR IN EUROPE
Topic: Hope for Europe? (Several threads merged)
Replies: 199
Views: 32226

Re: No more new dates?

TonVH wrote:It has been some time since the last date was set. Any expectations whether more concerts will come?
See previous posts from Jarkko on 24-01

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