Is The May 28, 1988 Grand Rex Paris Concert Ticket The Handsomest Leonard Cohen Ticket Ever?

tickets0005-customThis contender for the title of Handsomest Leonard Cohen Ticket lacks the striking color photo emblazoned on the Nov 17, 1980 Barcelona Concert Ticket, but does offer a superior overall design, echoing elements of the cover of I’m Your Man, the album promoted by the 1988 Tour.

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Credit Due Department: These tickets are from the private collection of Dominique BOILE

Searching For The Best Online Video Of The Partisan By Leonard Cohen: San Sebastian 1988

comingbktoyouxxWhen they poured across the border
I was cautioned to surrender
This I could not do
I took my gun and vanished.

In 2009, I posted Best Video Performance Of The Partisan by Leonard Cohen, naming  the recording of that song from the 1988 Reykjavik show as my favorite. That video and, indeed, all the performance and interview videos from that concert have, however, been removed from YouTube (Update: An audio-only recording of the entire Reykjavik is now available on YouTube). Today’s post offers one in a series of candidates for Best Online Video Of The Partisan Performed By Leonard Cohen.

Leonard Cohen – The Partisan
San Sebastian: 1988

Video from Javier Rodriguez Fernandez

Note: Originally posted Nov 16, 2014 at DrHGuy.com, a predecessor of Cohencentric

Two Gorgeous Photos Of Leonard Cohen – Venice 1988

gorupdebesanez1While the quality of these photos (click on images to enlarge) are sufficient cause for posting, their source also merits mention. These are two of the many Leonard Cohen images available at Wikipedia Commons, all of which are available for use without charge under Creative Commons License.

Wikipedia Commons is the latest addition (under the heading “Images – Photo Collections”) to the Leonard Cohen Online Directory, a reference page with links to the best and most useful Leonard Cohen online resources: discography, performance & interview videos, articles, press coverage, humor, …

 

leonard cohenCredit Due Department:By Gorupdebesanez (Own work) [CC BY-SA 3.0 (http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-sa/3.0)], via Wikimedia Commons

Note: Originally posted April 7, 2014 at DrHGuy.com, a predecessor of Cohencentric

Searching For The Best Online Video Of The Partisan Performed By Leonard Cohen: Austin City Limits 1988

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In 2009, I posted Best Video Performance Of The Partisan by Leonard Cohen, naming  the recording of that song from the 1988 Reykjavik show as my favorite. That video and, indeed, all the performance and interview videos from that concert have, however, been removed from YouTube. Today’s post offers one in a series of candidates for Best Online Video Of The Partisan Performed By Leonard Cohen.

Leonard Cohen – The Partisan
Austin City Limits: 1988
Video from Richard Evans
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=pty1QQ2aIR0

Note: Originally posted Nov 15, 2014 at DrHGuy.com, a predecessor of Cohencentric