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by lightning
Thu Sep 19, 2013 12:40 am
Forum: News
Topic: Happy Birthday Leonard!!
Replies: 184
Views: 24387

Re: Happy Birthday Leonard!!

Hallelujah! Another trip around the sun complete. May you celebrate many more.
Thelma
by lightning
Wed Aug 07, 2013 10:09 pm
Forum: Related Artists
Topic: Sylvie Simmons' Metamorphosis
Replies: 5
Views: 1628

Re: Sylvie Simmons' Metamorphosis

Any spirit that takes possession of another is evil. Mental domination is the great psychic crime. I hope she reaches a higher level in her art through her association with Leonard. Why not?
by lightning
Wed Aug 07, 2013 9:10 pm
Forum: Related Artists
Topic: Sylvie Simmons' Metamorphosis
Replies: 5
Views: 1628

Re: Sylvie Simmons' Metamorphosis

I was thinking of an exorcism.
by lightning
Wed Aug 07, 2013 3:28 pm
Forum: Related Artists
Topic: Sylvie Simmons' Metamorphosis
Replies: 5
Views: 1628

Sylvie Simmons' Metamorphosis

Sylvie Simmons has posted the picture on the right on her Facebook page. I thought it looked a lot like Leonard on Songs of Love and Hate, so put the two pictures side by side. People are amazed at the resemblance. What greater devotion could there be than to turn into someone you love? http://leona...
by lightning
Thu Jul 18, 2013 9:26 pm
Forum: News
Topic: My Night With Leonard Cohen
Replies: 12
Views: 2924

Re: My Night With Leonard Cohen

It seems like froth writing to me, more like 16 Magazine than the New York Times. People I talk to are surprised they printed it. Kind of galling the names non-sexual women call sexual women. Very square.
by lightning
Thu Jul 18, 2013 5:49 pm
Forum: News
Topic: My Night With Leonard Cohen
Replies: 12
Views: 2924

Re: My Night With Leonard Cohen

They seem like groupies to me, and not very interesting ones besides. Poor Leonard. Read Sylvie Simmons book for much better stories of Close Encounters.
by lightning
Tue Jun 18, 2013 6:35 pm
Forum: News
Topic: Leonard Cohen on War on Dangerous Minds
Replies: 4
Views: 796

Re: Leonard Cohen on War on Dangerous Minds

The first commandment has been interpreted to apply only to members of your own tribe, as the nation of Israel has obeyed it, from Biblical Times to the present.
by lightning
Mon Jun 17, 2013 5:00 pm
Forum: News
Topic: Leonard Cohen on War on Dangerous Minds
Replies: 4
Views: 796

Leonard Cohen on War on Dangerous Minds

Cohen fans, be sure to visit Dangerous Minds today, and comment,comment, comment. ( I already did.)

http://dangerousminds.net/comments/leon ... art_of_war
by lightning
Sat Apr 13, 2013 7:06 am
Forum: Tribute concerts, Cover versions & Soundtracks
Topic: Hallelujah for Theremin and Vocal
Replies: 1
Views: 657

Hallelujah for Theremin and Vocal

Canadian thereminist Peter Pringle's exquisite cover of Hallelujah:

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=BSnMJlh0Zp8
by lightning
Thu Feb 28, 2013 1:14 am
Forum: Tribute concerts, Cover versions & Soundtracks
Topic: Sylvie sings Lennie in NYC at Allison 18
Replies: 0
Views: 773

Sylvie sings Lennie in NYC at Allison 18

Three lovely new videos have been uploaded by biographer Sylvie Simmons to her YouTube channel "Sylvie sings Lennie." I had the honor to record them at the posh "Allison 18" restaurant in New York City. Sylvie is accompanied by her own ukulele and Fred Nicolaus on guitar. Avalanche: http://www.youtu...
by lightning
Tue Feb 05, 2013 7:27 am
Forum: News
Topic: Sylvie sings Lennie in NYC 2/5/13
Replies: 1
Views: 855

Sylvie sings Lennie in NYC 2/5/13

In a small, elegant Manhattan restaurant, Sylvie and her uke sings Leonard Cohen. Fred Nicolaus accompanies her on guitar. She reads from her bio which is included with the price of dinner and will sign it for you. I'm Your Man, The Life Of Leonard Cohen ALISON EIGHTEEN Tuesday, February 5, 2013 fro...
by lightning
Tue Jan 22, 2013 6:30 am
Forum: News
Topic: Morning Dews Interview with Sylvie Simmoms
Replies: 2
Views: 760

Re: Morning Dews Interview with Sylvie Simmoms

This show is particularly important because it's not just about Leonard and the Book, it's about Sylvie.
by lightning
Mon Jan 21, 2013 8:57 pm
Forum: News
Topic: Morning Dews Interview with Sylvie Simmoms
Replies: 2
Views: 760

Morning Dews Interview with Sylvie Simmoms

http://archive.wbai.org/AllShows.php

Go to January 20, "Morning Dew" for and hour and half of Sylvie playing Leonard, talking about her book and her career as a rock journalist with WBAI Pacifica host Stu Robbins. The archives usually last for 10 days
by lightning
Wed Dec 05, 2012 9:10 pm
Forum: News
Topic: Old Ideas is #4 on Top 50 list by American Songwriter
Replies: 2
Views: 641

Re: Old Ideas is #4 on Top 50 list

Right, Mary. I wonder what the age was of whoever it was that compiled this list.
by lightning
Wed Dec 05, 2012 6:46 pm
Forum: News
Topic: Old Ideas is #4 on Top 50 list by American Songwriter
Replies: 2
Views: 641

Old Ideas is #4 on Top 50 list by American Songwriter

http://www.americansongwriter.com/2012/ ... of-2012/5/

Dylan's Tempest is #1, I haven't heard of most of these new albums, but Leonard's latest is rated #4.

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