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by MarieM
Tue Sep 18, 2018 12:35 pm
Forum: THE FLAME - news and information
Topic: The Flame - Spoilers
Replies: 1
Views: 833

Re: The Flame - Spoilers

https://www.newyorker.com/magazine/2018/09/24/drank-a-lot The New Yorker Poems September 24, 2018 Issue Drank a Lot By Leonard Cohen i drank a lot. i lost my job. i lived like nothing mattered. then you stopped, and came across my little bridge of fallen answers. i don’t recall what happened next. i...
by MarieM
Fri Sep 14, 2018 2:53 am
Forum: THE FLAME - news and information
Topic: THE FLAME - Reviews
Replies: 1
Views: 160

Re: THE FLAME - Reviews

The first review of The Flame from Booklist is a starred review. https://www.booklistonline.com/The-Flame-Poems-Notebooks-Lyrics-Drawings-Leonard-Cohen/pid=9707570 Leonard Cohen had a final wish: he wanted enough time to put his affairs in order and assemble a final collection of his last works. Thu...
by MarieM
Tue Sep 04, 2018 9:36 pm
Forum: THE FLAME - news and information
Topic: THE FLAME - Reviews
Replies: 1
Views: 160

THE FLAME - Reviews

https://www.vogue.com/article/best-new-books-fall-2018 Vogue 17 New Books You Won’t Want to Miss This Fall SEPTEMBER 3, 2018 8:00 AM by CHLOE SCHAMA Leonard Cohen, The Flame (October) If you felt Leonard Cohen’s death in 2016 as a personal assault, this book is a posthumous balm: a collection of pre...
by MarieM
Mon Sep 03, 2018 11:28 pm
Forum: THE FLAME - news and information
Topic: THE FLAME - Events and Happenings
Replies: 3
Views: 233

Re: THE FLAME - Leonard's New Collection of Poetry

London event for The Flame https://www.bl.uk/events/leonard-cohen-the-flame?utm_source=eflyer&utm_medium=email&utm_term=event_1_button&utm_campaign=[Events]+Autumn+launch+-+priority+booking+-+non-member Leonard Cohen: The Flame Thu 4 Oct 2018, 19:00 - 20:30 Discover the last word from the late Leona...
by MarieM
Fri Aug 31, 2018 12:02 am
Forum: News
Topic: Audio Books: Seven titles announced so far
Replies: 3
Views: 660

Re: Audio Books: Seven titles announced so far

New cover tweeted by the publishers
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Farrar,Straus&Giroux @fsgbooks
"The audio version of Leonard Cohen's THE FLAME will feature narrators @MargaretAtwood and @Sethrogen among many others! On sale 10/2.
@MacmillanAudio"
by MarieM
Thu Aug 30, 2018 11:39 pm
Forum: THE FLAME - news and information
Topic: The Flame: Audio Book
Replies: 6
Views: 704

Re: The Flame: Audio Book

New cover tweeted by the publishers
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Farrar,Straus&Giroux @fsgbooks
"The audio version of Leonard Cohen's THE FLAME will feature narrators @MargaretAtwood and @Sethrogen among many others! On sale 10/2.
@MacmillanAudio"
by MarieM
Thu Aug 23, 2018 11:43 pm
Forum: THE FLAME - news and information
Topic: THE FLAME - Events and Happenings
Replies: 3
Views: 233

Re: THE FLAME - Leonard's New Collection of Poetry

https://www.facebook.com/events/286291882152348/ Leonard Cohen "The Flame" launch at La Petite Librairie D+Q Public · Hosted by Librairie Drawn & Quarterly Tuesday, September 25 at 7 PM - 9 PM Librairie Drawn & Quarterly 211 Bernard Ouest, Montreal, Quebec H2T 2K5 Join us for the launch of Leonard C...
by MarieM
Sat Aug 18, 2018 11:09 am
Forum: Tribute concerts, Cover versions & Soundtracks
Topic: Aretha Franklin - Unreleased Cover of "Suzanne"
Replies: 0
Views: 308

Aretha Franklin - Unreleased Cover of "Suzanne"

R.I.P Queen of Soul

https://youtu.be/rtWooeofe_k

Album:
Rare & Unreleased Recordings From The Golden Reign Of The Queen
by MarieM
Sat Aug 18, 2018 10:56 am
Forum: Tribute concerts, Cover versions & Soundtracks
Topic: Madonna Performs 'Haleluya' At Met Gala 2018
Replies: 23
Views: 2348

Re: Madonna Performs 'Haleluya' At Met Gala 2018

While I'm not a Madonna fan, I found this quite lovely. Yesterday, Madonna released the full video of her performance of "Like A Prayer," "Beautiful Game" and "Hallelujah" at the Met Gala in 2018. The choreography and the backdrop are definitely special https://youtu.be/jVgE45ZYTfw (There is some st...
by MarieM
Sat Aug 18, 2018 10:43 am
Forum: THE FLAME - news and information
Topic: The Flame - Spoilers
Replies: 1
Views: 833

The Flame - Spoilers

https://twitter.com/Kinhead/status/1030387947852455936

Francis Bickmore @Kinhead tweeted on August 17:
Look what just arrived from the printers.
Leonard Cohen’s last book.
Out in October.
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by MarieM
Sat Aug 18, 2018 10:34 am
Forum: THE FLAME - news and information
Topic: THE FLAME - Events and Happenings
Replies: 3
Views: 233

THE FLAME - Events and Happenings

https://www.cheltenhamfestivals.com/literature/whats-on/2018/a-night-of-leonard-cohen/ A Night Of Leonard Cohen Sun 7 Oct 2018 8:30pm - 10:30pm Town Hall, Baillie Gifford Stage £12 plus booking fee* This event goes on sale to Members on Wed 29 Aug at 1:00pm. Public booking opens on Wed 05 Sep at 1:0...
by MarieM
Fri Aug 03, 2018 4:19 pm
Forum: THE FLAME - news and information
Topic: THE FLAME - Leonard's New Collection of Poetry
Replies: 74
Views: 16420

Re: THE FLAME - Leonard's New Collection of Poetry

https://fsgworkinprogress.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/07/leonardcohen.jpg https://fsgworkinprogress.com/2018/07/17/the-flame/ The final collection of the seminal musician and poet, which he was determined to complete before his death Just weeks before his death in late 2016, Leonard Cohen told The ...
by MarieM
Fri Aug 03, 2018 3:43 pm
Forum: The Leonard Cohen Event 2018 in Budapest
Topic: Press
Replies: 4
Views: 302

Re: Press

Tweeted by the Canadian government in Hungary.

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by MarieM
Sun Jun 17, 2018 8:16 am
Forum: Montreal Memorial Week, November 2017
Topic: Montreal tribute: media coverage, photos & YouTube links
Replies: 94
Views: 21423

Re: Montreal tribute: media coverage, photos & YouTube links

FYI: I saw a tweet tonight which complimented Rex Sexsmith's version of Suzanne during the PBS broadcast of the Tower of Song tribute concert. The two hour telecast on CBC a few months back did not include Rex Sexsmith. So it's possible this one-hour version has some different material.
by MarieM
Thu May 31, 2018 10:19 pm
Forum: Montreal Memorial Week, November 2017
Topic: Montreal tribute: media coverage, photos & YouTube links
Replies: 94
Views: 21423

Re: Montreal tribute: media coverage, photos & YouTube links

Posted on Facebook by Lisa: WLRN in South Florida has scheduled it for Saturday night, June 2nd at 10:00 PM. (It being the Tower of Song tribute concert) UPDATE: Here is the information from the American Public Television network. You can check if the broadcast is coming soon in your area. It looks ...

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