Montreal tribute: media coverage, photos & YouTube links

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Re: Montreal tribute: media coverage, photos & YouTube links

Postby MarieM » Thu May 31, 2018 10:19 pm

Posted on Facebook by Lisa:

WLRN in South Florida has scheduled it for Saturday night, June 2nd at 10:00 PM. (It being the Tower of Song tribute concert)

UPDATE: Here is the information from the American Public Television network. You can check if the broadcast is coming soon in your area. It looks like the network has the broadcast rights until 6/30/2020. So, it might be awhile for some of us. It seems this broadcast is only 1 hour long.

https://www.aptonline.org/catalog/LEONA ... ER-OF-SONG
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Re: Montreal tribute: media coverage, photos & YouTube links

Postby bigdee » Sun Jun 17, 2018 7:23 am

In the USA PBS has an "Exclusive" DVD release of the concert that they are giving away as a thank you gift if you make a donation of $120.00 which can be paid all at once or spread out over 12 monthly payments of $10.00 The description of it says it has bonus footage of LC in Greece, a 1960s interview segment, and unreleased performance footage from Dublin and New Zealand. Here a link to the listing for it on a PBS station local to Philadelphia PA: https://www.callswithoutwalls.com/pledg ... rce=#/home
The top of the page lists it as a featured gift for $19 a month that also comes with the CD/DVD set of the Dublin concert but you can get the Tower of Song DVD gift alone for a $10 a month gift which is listed on page 12
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Re: Montreal tribute: media coverage, photos & YouTube links

Postby MarieM » Sun Jun 17, 2018 8:16 am

FYI: I saw a tweet tonight which complimented Rex Sexsmith's version of Suzanne during the PBS broadcast of the Tower of Song tribute concert. The two hour telecast on CBC a few months back did not include Rex Sexsmith. So it's possible this one-hour version has some different material.
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Re: Montreal tribute: media coverage, photos & YouTube links

Postby HugoD » Sun Jun 17, 2018 10:54 am

As far as I can see it can only be delivered to the USA or Canada. If there is a way of the DVD to be delivered outside USA/Canada please let me know.
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Re: Montreal tribute: media coverage, photos & YouTube links

Postby brightnow » Tue Jul 10, 2018 11:55 pm

Not sure if this has been posted before, an 88-minute documentary including significant parts of the concert available for free: https://vimeo.com/250005435
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