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by LisaLCFan
Sun Mar 19, 2017 8:31 pm
Forum: Comments & Questions
Topic: Hello, I'm new to this forum... (introducing yourselves)
Replies: 704
Views: 97656

Re: Hello, I'm new to this forum... (introducing yourselves)

...I have a quick question. Can anyone tell me what "4 experimental music videos based on Cohen songs" are on the DVD "Ladies and Gentlemen, Mr. Leonard Cohen"? I am getting it from Netflix, and although I know it is about his poetry and not his music, Netflix describes it as having the 4 music vid...
by LisaLCFan
Sun Mar 19, 2017 1:13 am
Forum: Comments & Questions
Topic: Hello, I'm new to this forum... (introducing yourselves)
Replies: 704
Views: 97656

Re: Hello, I'm new to this forum... (introducing yourselves)

vlcoats wrote:...I have been dreading "Death of a Ladies' Man" ever since I read the story of its production in Simmons' biography ...
Be afraid. Be very afraid! :twisted:
by LisaLCFan
Wed Mar 08, 2017 7:08 pm
Forum: Comments & Questions
Topic: Hello, I'm new to this forum... (introducing yourselves)
Replies: 704
Views: 97656

Re: Hello, I'm new to this forum... (introducing yourselves)

... Maybe you could tell me after which albums to watch the 2 DVDs you mention? Thanks! Vickie Sure, after "Ten New Songs", you'd be good to go for "Live in London" and "Songs from the Road", as nothing from subsequent albums appears on them. For the "Live in Dublin" video (which, of course, you'll...
by LisaLCFan
Wed Mar 08, 2017 7:03 am
Forum: Comments & Questions
Topic: Hello, I'm new to this forum... (introducing yourselves)
Replies: 704
Views: 97656

Re: Hello, I'm new to this forum... (introducing yourselves)

...Joan of Arc was also played during the Old Ideas Tour at both soundchecks in 2012 in Dublin 11th Sept and Quebec 2nd Dec - the latter being on the last live album Can’t Forget – A Souvenir Of The Grand Tour released in 2015... My gosh, I actually forgot that (how could I? ha-ha!) -- yes, the 201...
by LisaLCFan
Sat Mar 04, 2017 2:03 am
Forum: Comments & Questions
Topic: Hello, I'm new to this forum... (introducing yourselves)
Replies: 704
Views: 97656

Re: Hello, I'm new to this forum... (introducing yourselves)

... The only one of these last three songs on SOLAH that he played in the later concerts was FBR... May I please correct you? Leonard played "Joan of Arc" on November 11, 2012, in Portland, Oregon (it was the first time in the 2008-2013 tour that it was played), and I happened to be in the audience...
by LisaLCFan
Fri Feb 17, 2017 11:11 pm
Forum: Comments & Questions
Topic: Just starting out...
Replies: 2
Views: 232

Re: Just starting out...

Hi! My experiences with Leonard were similar to yours, in that the very first album of his that I heard (in my case, it was "I'm Your Man") was my absolute favourite and it is what got me hooked on his music in the first place, and when I bought more of his albums, at first I was a bit disappointed ...
by LisaLCFan
Wed Feb 08, 2017 7:13 am
Forum: Comments & Questions
Topic: Hello, I'm new to this forum... (introducing yourselves)
Replies: 704
Views: 97656

Re: Hello, I'm new to this forum... (introducing yourselves)

...What I find hardest to believe is that among all of the people in my life that I have shared my love of music and poetry with through the years, not one of them ever urged me to listen to him. To me that is just amazing... Hi new person! I think it is best that you have found Leonard Cohen in yo...
by LisaLCFan
Tue Feb 07, 2017 6:02 am
Forum: Leonard Cohen's music
Topic: I’m Your Man reinvented Leonard Cohen at age 53.
Replies: 2
Views: 276

Re: I’m Your Man reinvented Leonard Cohen at age 53.

Excellent article, about the album that got me hooked on LC. Thank you!
by LisaLCFan
Tue Dec 20, 2016 2:21 am
Forum: Other music
Topic: Songs written about LC
Replies: 1
Views: 260

Re: Songs written about LC

Here's a list, up to 2008:

https://www.leonardcohenfiles.com/songsabout.html

Here's one I really like by Rae Spoon (kind of sad, now...):

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=2Hi8KQEjUz8

And another by Robin Grey:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=pY7rkGEIjVg
by LisaLCFan
Sat Dec 17, 2016 7:34 am
Forum: Comments & Questions
Topic: Sartre?
Replies: 2
Views: 2097

Re: Sartre?

Don't know about the Sartre connection, but why do you want a "free" pdf? For one thing, I am quite sure that this book is under copyright, so a "free" pdf would be illegal. Also, there must be millions of copies of this book out there, a quick search on almost any online bookseller ought to give yo...
by LisaLCFan
Wed Dec 07, 2016 7:56 am
Forum: News
Topic: Interesting (and rare?) 1966 Photo of Leonard
Replies: 3
Views: 626

Interesting (and rare?) 1966 Photo of Leonard

Hello all, The Winter 2016 edition of the University of Alberta's Alumni magazine included a small story about Leonard's time in Edmonton in 1966, as well as a photo of him from the U of A's archives. I thought that some of you might like to see it, as it is not one of the usual photos one sees. I h...
by LisaLCFan
Sat Dec 03, 2016 6:16 am
Forum: Leonard Cohen's music
Topic: "Leonard Cohen Albums From Worst To Best"
Replies: 6
Views: 4872

Re: "Leonard Cohen Albums From Worst To Best"

A great deal of digested food for thought here... No offence to you (as you did not write the review), but I would suggest that it is, in fact, an undigested, regurgitated mess, not worthy of any thought other than dismissal (because, we just wasted more than enough of our time reading it). What a ...
by LisaLCFan
Sun Nov 27, 2016 9:21 pm
Forum: News
Topic: Leonard Has Passed Away
Replies: 681
Views: 68368

Re: Leonard Has Passed Away

Mollydog wrote:...I was looking at the Glenn Gould Foundation website and noticed this very touching tribute to Leonard....
What a marvellous tribute, one that very much reflects my own thoughts of Leonard. Thank you for sharing this.
by LisaLCFan
Sat Nov 26, 2016 7:22 am
Forum: Comments & Questions
Topic: Leonard As Humble Conduit
Replies: 2
Views: 1438

Re: Leonard As Humble Conduit

One of the main tenets of Esotericism (which is, essentially, a synthesis of ideas from philosophy, religion and spirituality) is that some musical artists are, in fact, conduits for the greater beings (gods and others who live in realms above and beyond the earthly realm). Music itself, in esoteric...
by LisaLCFan
Fri Nov 25, 2016 11:03 pm
Forum: Live performances & YouTube clips
Topic: Leonard in Dublin
Replies: 27
Views: 9092

Re: Leonard in Dublin

...I had programmes from Canada from a company called cadlink and they loved using words like "Fatal Error" in their screen warning messages when you clicked on something you shouldn't have. I think they also had a Cohenesque sense of humour... Indeed! I remember those warnings, and I always got a ...

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