Leonard Cohen From The Shadows: Paris – Olympia Theatre, Paris: June 5, 1976
Jo Meul writes
I haven’t heard this performance in such a bright and clear sound balance. There’s hardly any tape gliss or sound drop-out. Judging from the picture it’s a bootleg recording, I guess straight from the soundboard. Leonard and the band sound quite eager. Highlights : The French verses in ‘Bird On A Wire’, ‘Store Room’ and ‘Do I Have To Dance All Night’ (!!!)
From The Shadows is an unauthorized release based on the national radio France Inter broadcast (in early July 1976) of the June 5, 1976 Leonard Cohen Olympia Theatre concert in Paris.1 The photo (atop this post) of Leonard Cohen in concert at Olympia Theatre, Paris: June 5, 1976 was taken by Dominique BOILE.
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- More about this bootleg at Details Re Unauthorized Leonard Cohen CD: From The Shadows. [↩]