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by B4real
Mon Feb 25, 2019 6:50 am
Forum: News
Topic: Book of Cohen: David Cohen on Leonard Cohen
Replies: 0
Views: 305

Book of Cohen: David Cohen on Leonard Cohen

A view from downunder :) https://www.radionz.co.nz/national/programmes/afternoons/audio/2018683678/book-of-cohen-leonard-through-the-lens-of-a-kiwi-fan-and-fellow-cohen Book of Cohen: Leonard through the lens of a Kiwi fan (and fellow Cohen) From Jesse Mulligan, 1–4pm, 1:41 pm on 22 February 2019 DC...
by B4real
Sun Feb 24, 2019 1:31 am
Forum: THE FLAME - news and information
Topic: The Flame-discussion thread
Replies: 23
Views: 2682

Re: The Flame-discussion thread

Brucester, I thought I would reply here in the Other Music thread.
https://www.leonardcohenforum.com/viewt ... 15&t=38421
I'm just trying not clog up this thread with non-Flame things.
by B4real
Sun Feb 24, 2019 1:27 am
Forum: Other music
Topic: Silent Night
Replies: 0
Views: 171

Silent Night

You're welcome, B4Real. And while on the subject of Leonard + Elvis both singing "Silent Night"..... have you ever heard this version before? (gives me the chills) : https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=0SgromntkNs Simon & Garfunkel (rel: 1966/Columbia Records) Note the actual "7 o'clock Newscast" (from...
by B4real
Sat Feb 23, 2019 5:55 am
Forum: Other music
Topic: Music You're Listening To
Replies: 439
Views: 99810

Re: Music You're Listening To

I don’t know how many of you have been quite content to do whatever it is you’re doing when for some unexpected reason the universe sends you hurtling in a direction you definitely did not anticipate or want to go at that moment! Such is the case with me and too many recent Elvis happenstance episod...
by B4real
Sat Feb 23, 2019 5:48 am
Forum: THE FLAME - news and information
Topic: The Flame-discussion thread
Replies: 23
Views: 2682

Re: The Flame-discussion thread

Thanks Brucester! I had never heard of Jesse Winchester before and I really like this song - Here' another Jesse Winchester song I hope you enjoy... "All Of Your Stories" (1972) : https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5WY3u_JW4_I ...and how could I possibly forget that both Leonard and Elvis sang Silent N...
by B4real
Sat Feb 23, 2019 5:43 am
Forum: News
Topic: Queensland Theatre presents HYDRA
Replies: 2
Views: 266

Re: Queensland Theatre presents HYDRA

Glad you liked it, oldfriend :D
I was generalising with the word "reviews" and I agree with your words.
Hopefully we'll hear from ALL those in the audience!
by B4real
Sat Feb 23, 2019 3:14 am
Forum: News
Topic: Queensland Theatre presents HYDRA
Replies: 2
Views: 266

Queensland Theatre presents HYDRA

http://queenslandtheatre.com.au/Shows/19-Hydra The true love story of Charmian Clift, George Johnston and My Brother Jack By Sue Smith Directed by Sam Strong 09 March - 06 April Bille Brown Theatre, Queensland Theatre They were writers, dreamers and free spirits. In the 1950s, Australian authors Cha...
by B4real
Thu Feb 21, 2019 2:25 am
Forum: Live performances & YouTube clips
Topic: Vienna Concert 27 July 2013
Replies: 2
Views: 716

Re: Vienna Concert 27 July 2013

My pleasure Hartmut, to include the link here.
I enjoyed it as well and I hope others reading did too!
by B4real
Tue Feb 19, 2019 12:58 am
Forum: Live performances & YouTube clips
Topic: Vienna Concert 27 July 2013
Replies: 2
Views: 716

Vienna Concert 27 July 2013

Pleasure your eyes and ears and enjoy for the first time or relive your memories with 2 hours of this concert at Vienna 27 July 2013 - https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5vsb5D_qnV4

Thank you Marko!
by B4real
Tue Feb 19, 2019 12:53 am
Forum: THE SUMMER 2013 TOUR IN EUROPE
Topic: CONCERT REPORT: Vienna, Austria, July 27, 2013
Replies: 63
Views: 33449

Re: CONCERT REPORT: Vienna, Austria, July 27, 2013

For those who have an overwhelming desire to relive 2 hours of this concert, and who wouldn’t ;-) click on https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5vsb5D_qnV4

Thank you Marko!
by B4real
Sun Feb 17, 2019 6:07 am
Forum: Leonard Cohen's music
Topic: Take this Waltz
Replies: 8
Views: 2926

Re: Take this Waltz

English and Spanish are both good languages for poetry! They're conveniently both written bilingually line for line in my Lorca book poetry book that I bought a few months ago, see here – https://www.leonardcohenforum.com/viewtopic.php?f=9&t=37392&p=370455&hilit=viennese#p370455 The book is still s...
by B4real
Sun Feb 17, 2019 6:02 am
Forum: THE FLAME - news and information
Topic: The Flame-discussion thread
Replies: 23
Views: 2682

Re: The Flame-discussion thread

Hi Brucester, Interesting connection between Leonard and Tom Dooley. I remember that song from my childhood ;-) And I forgot to mention another connection with Elvis and Leonard - they both sang Tennessee Waltz. LC's additional verse of it is not included with Elvis here but he does sing some ad lib...
by B4real
Sun Feb 10, 2019 2:18 am
Forum: THE FLAME - news and information
Topic: The Flame-discussion thread
Replies: 23
Views: 2682

Re: The Flame-discussion thread

Ha! now that's what I call an enthusiastic reply :)
Welcome to the forum, Brucester!
by B4real
Sun Feb 10, 2019 1:18 am
Forum: Leonard Cohen's poetry and novels
Topic: looking for a poem
Replies: 2
Views: 414

Re: looking for a poem

Hi duhjoker, and welcome to the forum!

You will find the poem/prose titled "I Have Taken You" in Death Of A Lady's Man.
You can buy the book in quite a few places - just google it.
Here's one of them - https://www.amazon.com/Death-Ladys-Man- ... 0233003002
by B4real
Sat Feb 09, 2019 6:49 am
Forum: THE FLAME - news and information
Topic: The Flame-discussion thread
Replies: 23
Views: 2682

Re: The Flame-discussion thread

Mat, nice to catch up with you! I was thinking along the same lines that we do all approach Leonard from somewhat different angles – ain’t that the truth ;-) and it stands to reason because we are all individuals with varying life experiences colouring our thoughts. I’ve always thought that writing ...

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