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by sebmelmoth2003
Mon Aug 07, 2017 12:54 pm
Forum: News
Topic: anthem - leonard's music gives me hope says lawyer philippe sands - private passions
Replies: 1
Views: 433

Re: anthem - leonard's music gives me hope says lawyer philippe sands - private passions

philippe sands - times literary supplement. What author or book do you think is most underrated? And why? Leonard Cohen. Not a spare word written, spoken or sung. Confidently self-deprecating, expressively individualistic, opening of the imagination, humorous. https://www.the-tls.co.uk/articles/publ...
by sebmelmoth2003
Mon Aug 07, 2017 12:50 pm
Forum: The Summer Tour 2008
Topic: CONCERT REPORT: London, O2 Arena (July 17) [merged threads]
Replies: 82
Views: 43555

Re: CONCERT REPORT: London, O2 Arena (July 17) [merged threads]

mariella frostup contemplates her funeral : I’m not religious but I would have a church service – just for a bit of insurance! I’d have Three Little Birds by Bob Marley because it evokes the simple beauty of life, then everyone would sing Hallelujah by Leonard Cohen.,, http://www.dailymail.co.uk/fem...
by sebmelmoth2003
Fri Feb 24, 2017 2:43 pm
Forum: Related Artists
Topic: Hattie Webb at St. Pancras Old Church (December 15th, 2016)
Replies: 6
Views: 1107

mark nevin at St. Pancras Old Church - march, 2017

same venue - march 20th. ...Four decades – and a successful music career later – the death of his idol has prompted his latest album... his idol is bowie but i would imagine he likes leonard too. http://www.hamhigh.co.uk/etcetera/music/ex_fairground_attraction_star_mark_nevin_talks_bowie_band_break_...
by sebmelmoth2003
Fri Feb 24, 2017 1:39 pm
Forum: News
Topic: lulu - singer salutes leonard (and considers her own mortality)
Replies: 0
Views: 388

lulu - singer salutes leonard (and considers her own mortality)

...Obviously 2016 was a sobering year for anyone in the music industry, seeing so many legends die. Bowie passed away just over a year ago, leaving Lulu reeling. She didn’t know he was ill and they hadn’t been in touch for years. ‘It’s so shocking when people like Bowie just die like that. George M...
by sebmelmoth2003
Tue Jan 31, 2017 1:45 pm
Forum: News
Topic: Sofie Gråbøl salutes leonard
Replies: 0
Views: 407

Sofie Gråbøl salutes leonard

can't find the exact URL - "5 MINUTE PHILOSOPHER - STYLIST MAGAZINE - 18TH JAN, 2017 - ISSUE 360, PAGE 60 YOU SCARD OF DYING OR WHAT HAPPENS WHEN YOU DIE? YES, i'm terrified. not of what happens after but i'm scared of leaving too soon. listening to leonard cohen's last album - the one he made just ...
by sebmelmoth2003
Fri Jan 27, 2017 1:54 pm
Forum: News
Topic: hallelujah - leonard song - tori kelly cover included on soundtrack of animated movie - SING
Replies: 0
Views: 341

hallelujah - leonard song - tori kelly cover included on soundtrack of animated movie - SING

sung by tori kelly. ....Hallelujah" Leonard Cohen Tori Kelly 3:27... https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Sing:_Original_Motion_Picture_Soundtrack https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Tori_Kelly http://www.torikellymusic.com interview with director garth jennings on bbc front row - http://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes...
by sebmelmoth2003
Fri Jan 27, 2017 1:42 pm
Forum: News
Topic: dee ferris - artist inspired by jeff buckley's version of hallelujah
Replies: 0
Views: 313

dee ferris - artist inspired by jeff buckley's version of hallelujah

according to an article i read she composed a series of paintings thus inspired but i can't find much online about this series. https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Dee_Ferris http://www.saatchigallery.com/artists/dee_ferris.htm this painting sold at christies for £5000 - http://www.christies.com/LotFinder...
by sebmelmoth2003
Fri Jan 27, 2017 1:29 pm
Forum: News
Topic: mail columnist stephen glover comments on leonard's consumption of drugs
Replies: 1
Views: 545

mail columnist stephen glover comments on leonard's consumption of drugs

...Of course, it doesn’t follow ineluctably that repeated drug abuse by celebrities will hasten their demise. The singer Leonard Cohen, who ingested an enormous amount of illegal substances when he was younger, survived until he had a fatal fall in his home last month at the fairly advanced age of ...
by sebmelmoth2003
Fri Jan 27, 2017 1:23 pm
Forum: News
Topic: anthem - leonard's music gives me hope says lawyer philippe sands - private passions
Replies: 1
Views: 433

anthem - leonard's music gives me hope says lawyer philippe sands - private passions

bbc radio 3. leonard audio segment linked - click bottom right of page for full programme audio. Human rights lawyer Philippe Sands tells Michael Berkeley that when the world seems like a dark place, he listens to Leonard Cohen’s 'Anthem' he said he went multiple times to leonard's concerts in londo...
by sebmelmoth2003
Fri Jan 27, 2017 1:16 pm
Forum: News
Topic: cambridge university course to include study of leonard
Replies: 0
Views: 379

cambridge university course to include study of leonard

this weekend!! A short course focusing its attention on two giants of modern songwriting will be run by the University early in the new year. The course, entitled 'Changing Times', will look at both the lyrics and the music of Bob Dylan and Leonard Cohen. It is being run by the Institution of Contin...
by sebmelmoth2003
Fri Jan 27, 2017 1:04 pm
Forum: Other music
Topic: josh ritter and tift merritt
Replies: 0
Views: 541

josh ritter and tift merritt

...He moved on to the Leonard Cohen-influenced Wings...

https://www.theguardian.com/music/2013/ ... itt-review
by sebmelmoth2003
Fri Jan 27, 2017 1:01 pm
Forum: News
Topic: Tributes to Leonard around the world
Replies: 72
Views: 13754

Re: Tributes to Leonard around the world

mojo magazine - february issue, 2017 - issue 279. sylvie simmons farewells leonard - page 60 et seq. madelieine peyroux farewells leonard - page 63 bono farewells leonard via interview with alan light - page 65 john cale farewells leonard - page 67 matthew white farewells leonard - page 68. intervie...
by sebmelmoth2003
Fri Jan 27, 2017 12:48 pm
Forum: Other music
Topic: Attaullah Khan - Live at the Old Fort, India
Replies: 13
Views: 3129

leonard in india

leonard in india : ..."He told me he wanted to buy a 'humble abode' in Mumbai. But he was put off by the red tape here," she said. Another time, Cohen joked to Mr Mathur: "I am settling down here. Why don't you find me a good Jewish bride?" But something more transformative happened to Cohen's visit...
by sebmelmoth2003
Mon Dec 12, 2016 12:34 pm
Forum: News
Topic: martha wainwight speaks about transforming power of leonard's music : bbc 5live
Replies: 1
Views: 2101

martha wainwight speaks about transforming power of leonard's music : bbc 5live

2-minute extract - http://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/p04kpgqw

full interview : 2 hours and 10 minutes into afternoon edition bbc radio 5.

leonard segment 2 hours and 45 minutes approx into programme.

http://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/b084crpm

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