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by B4real
Thu Feb 22, 2024 12:08 am
Forum: Comments & Questions
Topic: The 10 most underrated Leonard Cohen songs
Replies: 3
Views: 84

The 10 most underrated Leonard Cohen songs

I reckon with a list like this there's always a variety of opinions as to which songs should be or not be included in it ;-) The 10 most underrated Leonard Cohen songs https://faroutmagazine.co.uk/the-10-most-underrated-leonard-cohen-songs/ Leonard Cohen is a legend; there’s no debate about that. Th...
by B4real
Tue Feb 20, 2024 11:25 pm
Forum: Tribute concerts, Cover versions & Soundtracks
Topic: Night Comes On featured in a play
Replies: 0
Views: 45

Night Comes On featured in a play

Humanity In Life And Death: Play Weaves Dante’s ‘Divine Comedy’ https://religionunplugged.com/news/2024/2/15/humanity-in-life-and-death-play-intertwines-with-dantes-divine-comedy The play ends with Leonard Cohen’s song “Night Comes On,” a particularly heartbreaking delight. Cohen, a Jewish poet and...
by B4real
Tue Feb 13, 2024 11:45 pm
Forum: News
Topic: charles likes leonard
Replies: 7
Views: 2354

Re: charles likes leonard

Some years have gone by since this thread was started. Good to know the now King Charles is still into Leonard - A good way for him to "Come Healing" 8) King’s friends say walking and painting (and listening to LC) will keep him busy after cancer diagnosis https://metro.co.uk/2024/02/12/ki...
by B4real
Mon Feb 05, 2024 12:24 am
Forum: News
Topic: Song Meanings
Replies: 9
Views: 3948

Re: Song Meanings

Thanks 4, but not difficult to do and I enjoyed doing it!
Besides, I'll take any opportunity to keep Leonard's lines to the fore :)
by B4real
Sun Feb 04, 2024 11:42 pm
Forum: Tribute concerts, Cover versions & Soundtracks
Topic: Chelsea Hotel: The Words and Music of LC by Tracey Power
Replies: 13
Views: 6149

Re: Chelsea Hotel: The Words and Music of LC by Tracey Power

More info - "Chelsea Hotel" taps into Leonard Cohen's inspirational art by Mike Usinger on February 3rd, 2024 at 1:15 PM https://www.straight.com/arts/chelsea-hotel-taps-into-inspiring-core-message-of-leonard-cohens-inspirational-art Leonard Cohen was famously uninterested in dissecting hi...
by B4real
Fri Feb 02, 2024 1:20 am
Forum: News
Topic: Song Meanings
Replies: 9
Views: 3948

Re: Song Meanings

Eylul, as for the reference to crickets, Cohen seemed to have had some sort of fascination with those insects, they are mentioned in several of his songs and poems. If B4real notices this post, she may provide us with many examples. 4 Here you go 4, your request is my command ;-) I sing this for th...
by B4real
Mon Jan 15, 2024 11:51 pm
Forum: Writing, Music and Art by the Forum members
Topic: never-ending gallery
Replies: 1806
Views: 277876

Re: never-ending gallery

Speaking of the weather, this coincidentally landed in my inbox this morning. https://montreal.ctvnews.ca/whiteout-conditions-hit-montreal-snow-flurry-advisories-in-effect-across-quebec-1.6725532 It's been so hot and humid here for weeks - love this cool look of Leonard 8) "But you stand there ...
by B4real
Thu Jan 11, 2024 12:15 am
Forum: Tribute concerts, Cover versions & Soundtracks
Topic: Chelsea Hotel: The Words and Music of LC by Tracey Power
Replies: 13
Views: 6149

Re: Chelsea Hotel: The Words and Music of LC by Tracey Power

The Firehall Arts Centre Presents CHELSEA HOTEL: THE SONGS OF LEONARD COHEN At The Firehall, February 3-March 3 To toast Mr. Cohen's legacy and their 342 performances of Chelsea Hotel, The Firehall is holding a special pre-show reception on Friday, February 23. By: A.A. Cristi Jan. 08, 2024 https:/...
by B4real
Mon Dec 25, 2023 1:19 am
Forum: Writing, Music and Art by the Forum members
Topic: never-ending gallery
Replies: 1806
Views: 277876

Re: never-ending gallery

Yes, Seasonal Greetings to all who come to the never-ending gallery. And because it is an art gallery I thought the person who inspired Geoffrey to start it should also be represented here at this moment in time with his War Child Christmas card sketch and words. angel of god.jpg Leonard Cohen's dra...
by B4real
Thu Dec 21, 2023 11:16 pm
Forum: Tribute concerts, Cover versions & Soundtracks
Topic: Here It Is: A Tribute to Leonard Cohen Concert
Replies: 0
Views: 590

Here It Is: A Tribute to Leonard Cohen Concert

The National Symphony Orchestra is set to pay tribute to the late Leonard Cohen with a very special night of music. https://digital.abcaudio.com/news/don-henley-derek-trucks-set-national-symphony-orchestras-tribute-leonard-cohen Here It Is: A Tribute to Leonard Cohen, taking place April 26 at the K...
by B4real
Wed Dec 20, 2023 2:59 am
Forum: News
Topic: Merry Christmas and Happy New Year!
Replies: 14
Views: 952

Re: Merry Christmas and Happy New Year!

Thanks Jarkko, for your words and thoughtful photo of what I perceive is another of Eija’s excellent ice sculptures! May you, your family, forum members and all others throughout the world be happy and safe now and at all times. With all the turmoil in the world at the moment, I count my blessings I...
by B4real
Sun Dec 10, 2023 12:14 am
Forum: Related Artists
Topic: Perla's Leonard Cohen Scrapbook No. 2
Replies: 3
Views: 450

Perla's Leonard Cohen Scrapbook No. 2

Perla's Leonard Cohen Scrapbook No. 2

Thanks Perla - great photos! There's literally a tongue-in-cheek one of Leonard ;-)
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ufGTg3mnFvo

btw - No LC Scrapbook No. 1 listed; wonder if it exists.
by B4real
Thu Dec 07, 2023 2:47 am
Forum: News
Topic: Hallelujah: Leonard Cohen, A Journey, A Song,” Daniel Geller and Dayna Goldfine
Replies: 93
Views: 23349

Re: Hallelujah: Leonard Cohen, A Journey, A Song,” Daniel Geller and Dayna Goldfine

First time I've seen this film from the link here - https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=my5YgTe7P3g
I had seen much of the footage before but it was well put together with some interesting new comments.
by B4real
Thu Nov 30, 2023 5:13 am
Forum: Other music
Topic: Jackson Browne
Replies: 22
Views: 13070

Re: Jackson Browne

Hi Andrew, Glad you had a good time :D Good that Murray knew most of the songs 8) I just checked to see which songs Jackson sang and here is the set list - https://www.setlist.fm/setlist/jackson-browne/2023/margaret-court-arena-melbourne-australia-3ae9dff.html My favourites in it are: For a Dancer, ...
by B4real
Mon Nov 27, 2023 11:10 pm
Forum: Montreal Memorial Week, November 2017
Topic: TOWER OF SONG: MEMORIAL TRIBUTE TO LEONARD COHEN, MONTREAL
Replies: 46
Views: 75263

Re: TOWER OF SONG: MEMORIAL TRIBUTE TO LEONARD COHEN, MONTREAL

LisaLCFan wrote: Fri Nov 24, 2023 7:11 am This is great -- I have yet to hear all of these performances, and so I shall look forward to listening to this audio version! Thanks!
Lisa, I'm glad you liked this. It's always my pleasure to keep Leonard's words and music to the forefront!

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