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by Actaion
Tue Dec 23, 2008 4:10 am
Forum: Leonard Cohen's music
Topic: A short history of "Hallelujah" - lyrics, versions, oddities
Replies: 37
Views: 195960

A short history of "Hallelujah" - lyrics, versions, oddities

Hello friends. I tried to bring somes systematic order in the Hallelujah lyrics in the different versions. These are the original lyrics from the Album Various Positions (1984): O1 Now I've heard there was a secret chord That David played, and it pleased the Lord But you don't really care for music,...
by Actaion
Mon Dec 22, 2008 9:17 pm
Forum: Leonard Cohen's music
Topic: 3 versions of Hallelujah in British charts at once
Replies: 8
Views: 2900

Re: 3 versions of Hallelujah in British charts at once

oh my god!
I've listened to that Burke-Cover - and it' s a total desaster! :roll:
I mean this woman certainly got some voice capabilities, but the way she sings it doesn't fit the lyrics at all...
by Actaion
Sat Dec 20, 2008 3:59 am
Forum: The Fall Tour in Europe 2008
Topic: CONCERT REPORT: Oberhausen, November 2
Replies: 21
Views: 24068

Re: Oberhausen, November 2

Hi, everybody, I just got offical permission today from Michael Petit to show the fotos I made in Oberhausen on my homepage. :D Thanks to Michael and Robert! http://www.hardyjackson.de/Galerie/Events%20(Konzerte,%20Partys,%20Hochzeiten%20etc.)/Leonard%20Cohen%20in%20Oberhausen%202008/Leonard%20Cohen...
by Actaion
Sat Dec 20, 2008 3:58 am
Forum: The Fall Tour in Europe 2008
Topic: I got Lenny photos - but the rights?
Replies: 8
Views: 9200

Re: I got Lenny photos - but the rights?

Hi, everybody,
I just got offical permission today from Michael Petit to show the fotos on my homepage. :D Thanks to Michael and Robert!
You can see them here.
by Actaion
Sun Dec 07, 2008 2:35 pm
Forum: The Fall Tour in Europe 2008
Topic: I got Lenny photos - but the rights?
Replies: 8
Views: 9200

Re: I got Lenny photos - but the rights?

However, If you were sent there by the newspaper, then you are technically doing the work under contractual obligation for them, and any images you took belong to the paper, and not to you. The contract you had to sign further displays how they are exercising this right of exclusivity. You will nee...
by Actaion
Fri Dec 05, 2008 9:14 pm
Forum: The Fall Tour in Europe 2008
Topic: I got Lenny photos - but the rights?
Replies: 8
Views: 9200

I got Lenny photos - but the rights?

Hi, I was at the Cohen Concert in Oberhausen and made some photos there. I was sent by a regional newspaper, and thus got an an accreditation. As I was not just there for work, but also as a great Cohen fan, I would like to share some of the Photos, here with you, maybe in another Forum for Photogra...
by Actaion
Wed Dec 03, 2008 12:59 am
Forum: News
Topic: Hallelujah on UK X-Factor (all threads merged here)
Replies: 258
Views: 58180

Re: Hallelujah to be UK Xmas No. 1 – Good thing or bad thing?

Paula wrote: I don't like the idea of an X-Factor singing the song but more to the point it sticks in my throat that Leonard will not be getting any money from it.
why not? Did he sell the rights?
by Actaion
Wed Dec 03, 2008 12:55 am
Forum: Leonard Cohen's music
Topic: queen victoria
Replies: 17
Views: 7857

Re: queen victoria

I always skip Jazz police and, I did mostly with Queen Victoria. Recently I lay in bed with my girlfriend, and I had put on live songs. She is not a Cohen fan. When we were just having a pause in our conversation, Cohen started to sing queen Victoria - with the effect, that my girl-friend fell into ...
by Actaion
Wed Dec 03, 2008 12:43 am
Forum: Leonard Cohen's music
Topic: Getting Married
Replies: 6
Views: 2575

Re: Getting Married

Dance me to the end of love seems a good idea...
by Actaion
Wed Dec 03, 2008 12:36 am
Forum: Leonard Cohen's music
Topic: Long Lost 'Songs Of Love And Halloween'
Replies: 5
Views: 1168

Re: Long Lost 'Songs Of Love And Halloween'

I like the song title: "Hey that's no way to say trick or treat". :lol:
by Actaion
Sat Nov 29, 2008 4:28 pm
Forum: News
Topic: New Live Album & DVD?
Replies: 73
Views: 21058

Re: New Live Album & DVD

why only in March and not in this december? Then I could get it for Christmas...
by Actaion
Sat Nov 22, 2008 5:21 am
Forum: The Fall Tour in Europe 2008
Topic: CONCERT REPORT: Oberhausen, November 2
Replies: 21
Views: 24068

Re: Oberhausen, November 2

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by Actaion
Thu Nov 13, 2008 3:21 pm
Forum: The Fall Tour in Europe 2008
Topic: Setlists
Replies: 117
Views: 90945

Re: Setlists

But isn't not playing any song from the most recent album kind of admitting, it was not as good as his earlier work?
by Actaion
Thu Nov 13, 2008 3:23 am
Forum: The Fall Tour in Europe 2008
Topic: Setlists
Replies: 117
Views: 90945

Re: Setlists

what strikes me, is that he is not playing a single song from his latest Album (Dear Heather).
I don't mind, 'cause I don't like it so much anyway, but it is quite unusual though...

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