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by merton
Thu Dec 24, 2015 4:49 pm
Forum: News
Topic: Happy Holidays, Friends
Replies: 33
Views: 9521

Re: Happy Holidays, Friends

Hi, As ever in this Christmas period profound thanks to Eija & Jarkko. A peaceful and relaxing Christmas to the moderators and all of us who connect in serious or casual way through the Forum. Advent - Patrick Kavanagh We have tested and tasted too much, lover- Through a chink too wide there comes i...
by merton
Mon Sep 21, 2015 1:06 pm
Forum: News
Topic: LC b'day greetings 2015
Replies: 112
Views: 17622

Re: LC b'day greetings 2015

Happy Birthday Leonard and continued good health.

All the best,
merton
by merton
Fri Jul 10, 2015 1:05 am
Forum: Other music
Topic: Music You're Listening To
Replies: 441
Views: 115228

Re: Music You're Listening To

Hi,

One of Bob Dylan's finest moments?

'Cross the Green Mountain (From Gods and Generals Soundtrack)
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=e3XLL6ES2ro

All the best,
merton
by merton
Fri Jul 03, 2015 1:42 pm
Forum: Other music
Topic: Train songs
Replies: 22
Views: 5591

Re: Train songs

Hi, Just a few more to add courtesy of a brilliant collection of train songs and poems called Train Songs - Poetry of the Railway . http://www.amazon.co.uk/372/dp/0571217761 Thrilled to take this off the shelf once again. Train Song Tom Waits https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=u0T5Pn4yVb0 midnight spec...
by merton
Mon Jun 29, 2015 4:57 pm
Forum: Other music
Topic: Train songs
Replies: 22
Views: 5591

Re: Train songs

Neil Young and Crazy Horse - Southern Pacific

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=OBG6Yi_q8Lw


Guy Clark - Desperados Waiting For A Train

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=dFb1lGMvS3I
by merton
Sun Jun 28, 2015 7:33 pm
Forum: Comments & Questions
Topic: Baccalaureate Pico Iyer Speech 2015
Replies: 3
Views: 1256

Baccalaureate Pico Iyer Speech 2015

Hi,

Worth staying with. Talks about Leonard at start and end. Good speech.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=1GIYRQEXmMg

All the best,
merton
by merton
Sat Jun 06, 2015 12:11 am
Forum: News
Topic: Leonard Cohen, Singer of the Bible
Replies: 11
Views: 2666

Re: Leonard Cohen, Singer of the Bible

Hi,

This article is currently freely available online at:
http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1 ... 12112/epdf

All the best,
merton
by merton
Fri Jun 05, 2015 4:26 pm
Forum: News
Topic: Leonard Cohen, Singer of the Bible
Replies: 11
Views: 2666

Leonard Cohen, Singer of the Bible

Hi, The above article has just been released In the March issue of Crosscurrents, Vol.65, Issue 1. The writer is Mary Anne O'Neil. Below is an abstract and author details. Leonard Cohen, Singer of the Bible Mary Anne O'Neil first published: March 2015Full publication history Although Leonard Cohen o...
by merton
Fri May 15, 2015 10:01 am
Forum: 2015 Release: Can't Forget
Topic: New live album: Can't Forget
Replies: 194
Views: 91362

Re: New live album: Can't Forget

Hi,

Yes, a great collection and a great sound. Field Commander Cohen - listening once more but with heightened attentiveness.
"and every kind of freedom done, then oh my love, oh my love, oh my love"

What a voice , what a violin :)

All the best,
merton
by merton
Thu May 14, 2015 9:59 pm
Forum: 2015 Release: Can't Forget
Topic: New live album: Can't Forget
Replies: 194
Views: 91362

Re: New live album: Can't Forget

jdhayes wrote:Got mine today and love it. It's a pity Live in Dublin wasn't mixed like it
And I would add Live in London. Both sound saccharine in comparison to Can't Forget and Songs from the Road.
Now to hear and see Leonard one more time in concert(or maybe twice)

All the best,
merton
by merton
Wed Dec 24, 2014 12:39 pm
Forum: News
Topic: Happy Holidays!
Replies: 46
Views: 10215

Re: Happy Holidays!

Jarkko, Eija and family,

Best wishes to you and all in the Cohen community. May we all have a peaceful, relaxing and renewing Christmas and new year.

All the best,
merton
by merton
Fri Nov 21, 2014 4:20 pm
Forum: News
Topic: New Pico Iyer book on Leonard Cohen,stillness and more
Replies: 8
Views: 2117

Re: New Pico Iyer book on Leonard Cohen,stillness and more

"freedom from information" Pico Iyer, P.6 :)
by merton
Fri Nov 21, 2014 1:45 pm
Forum: News
Topic: New Pico Iyer book on Leonard Cohen,stillness and more
Replies: 8
Views: 2117

Re: New Pico Iyer book on Leonard Cohen,stillness and more

Hi
lizzytysh wrote:My book list keeps piling up!
:)

I know the feeling.

All the best,
merton
by merton
Wed Nov 12, 2014 10:05 pm
Forum: News
Topic: New Pico Iyer book on Leonard Cohen,stillness and more
Replies: 8
Views: 2117

New Pico Iyer book on Leonard Cohen,stillness and more

Hi,

Please delete if details of this new book have been posted elsewhere.

http://www.brainpickings.org/2014/11/10 ... stillness/

All the best,
merton
by merton
Sun Sep 21, 2014 10:27 am
Forum: Leonard Cohen 80 years on September 21, 2014
Topic: Happy Birthday, Leonard!
Replies: 206
Views: 51258

Re: Happy Birthday, Leonard!

Happy 80th birthday Leonard. Be it slow or fast long may you run.

All the best,
merton

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