Leonard Cohen: TOUR 2008

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Re: Leonard Cohen: TOUR 2008

Post by blonde madonna » Tue Mar 11, 2008 1:15 am

margaret wrote:Read the announcement about it
Will the board hold up? Is that shuddering I see or have I had too much coffee?
the art of longing’s over and it’s never coming back

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Re: Leonard Cohen: TOUR 2008

Post by Justus » Tue Mar 11, 2008 1:16 am

Have I missunderstood something bacause Jarkko's announcement saids tonight?
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Re: Leonard Cohen: TOUR 2008

Post by margaret » Tue Mar 11, 2008 1:17 am

Fast approaching meltdown :roll:
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Re: Leonard Cohen: TOUR 2008

Post by technicalblack » Tue Mar 11, 2008 1:23 am

People are going a little mental. I can't help but feel really sorry for Jarkko. Poor soul.
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Re: Leonard Cohen: TOUR 2008

Post by Kanga » Tue Mar 11, 2008 1:36 am

This is great fun. We must be nuts :roll: There is not much we can actually do tonight - just more plotting and planning
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Re: Leonard Cohen: TOUR 2008

Post by damellon » Tue Mar 11, 2008 1:41 am

Maybe this is as exciting as it gets!!! Whole screen might go blank any minute!!
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love what it loves.

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Re: Leonard Cohen: TOUR 2008

Post by Justus » Tue Mar 11, 2008 1:42 am

Well they are a bit late...
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Re: Leonard Cohen: TOUR 2008

Post by margaret » Tue Mar 11, 2008 1:54 am

No, it's too early yet
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Re: Leonard Cohen: TOUR 2008

Post by Red Poppy » Tue Mar 11, 2008 1:57 am

Lads and lassies of Europe - get off the line - there isn't any booking tonight.
Relax, relate, contemplate.
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Exactly!
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Re: Leonard Cohen: TOUR 2008

Post by st theresa » Tue Mar 11, 2008 1:59 am

Just an hour to go before we find out. Excitement or what eh?

Please let it be Edmonton!!!!
Calgary or Vancouver would be ok.
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Re: Leonard Cohen: TOUR 2008

Post by Inge » Tue Mar 11, 2008 1:59 am

I'm getting nervous!!!
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Re: Leonard Cohen: TOUR 2008

Post by taubchen » Tue Mar 11, 2008 2:00 am

will they now post the tour dates from europe that night or not??

i'm a little bit confused
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Re: Leonard Cohen: TOUR 2008

Post by technicalblack » Tue Mar 11, 2008 2:03 am

taubchen wrote:will they now post the tour dates from europe that night or not??

i'm a little bit confused

If you look at the top of the Tour 2008 thread you'll see Jarkko's post about the announcement this evening. The Europe dates will be announced but there'll be no presale information.
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Re: Leonard Cohen: TOUR 2008

Post by damellon » Tue Mar 11, 2008 2:05 am

Red Poppy
You may lead an exciting life, but for some of us this build-up is like......oh never mind :D
You only have to let the soft animal of your body
love what it loves.

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Re: Leonard Cohen: TOUR 2008

Post by Byron » Tue Mar 11, 2008 2:42 am

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Well that's past a few more minutes..... :roll:

Anybody got any popcorn? :shock:
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