BBC 4 Prog Rock Documentary - A Glimpse of Leonard

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ScottM
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BBC 4 Prog Rock Documentary - A Glimpse of Leonard

Post by ScottM » Sat Aug 01, 2009 4:05 pm

We watched a a BBC 4 Documentary last night titled "Rock Britannia. An Observation in 3 Movements". During an interview with Rick Wakeman some Festival footage was shown. Rick was talking over this and amongst other things, for a few seconds (3 or 4 at most) a soundless Leonard Cohen was shown singing facing an unseen guitarist. This was just standing amongst a crowd of people. Judging by his hairstyle it was most probably the "Isle of Wight festival". I have seen various clips from this festival but not this particular one. My wife and I tried to guess what he might have been singing. As it was only a very short clip and we do not lipread does anyone know? Perhaps it will feature in the upcoming CD/DVD release...
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Re: BBC 4 Prog Rock Documentary - A Glimpse of Leonard

Post by Evie B » Sun Aug 02, 2009 12:43 am

Here's a link to the BBC iplayer link - not sure if it is viewable outside UK

http://www.bbc.co.uk/iplayer/episode/b0 ... Movements/

You need to watch it when you have a fair bit of spare time

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Re: BBC 4 Prog Rock Documentary - A Glimpse of Leonard

Post by AvidCohenFan » Sun Aug 02, 2009 3:07 am

0:24:28 is when he appears
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