Lido Pimienta Takes The Polaris Prize Over
NPRLido Pimienta Takes The Polaris Prize Over Leonard Cohen, FeistNPRLa Papessa (High Priestess) — a swirling commingling of dense electronic production, Latin rhythms and swells of Pimiento's precise, thunderous voice — overcame strong competition from short-listed nominees Leonard Cohen, Feist, BADBADNOTGOOD ...Polaris Music Prize: Lido Pimienta Wins, Leonard Cohen's Posthumous VideoArtistdirect.comall 40 news articles »
Posted on 19 September 2017 | 9:09 am
Watch a Posthumous Leonard Cohen Video for
Under the Radar MagWatch a Posthumous Leonard Cohen Video for “Leaving the Table”Under the Radar MagLegendary singer/songwriter/poet Leonard Cohen passed away last November, but a few weeks before his death he released his last album, his 14th, You Want It Darker, which was produced by his son Andy Cohen. Now a video for You Want It Darker track ...
Posted on 19 September 2017 | 8:27 am
Leonard Cohen's 'Leaving the Table' Gets
93XRT RadioLeonard Cohen's 'Leaving the Table' Gets Animated Video93XRT RadioLeonard Cohen's You Want It Darker was shortlisted for a 2017 Polaris Music Prize, and the Canadian awards presenters premiered an animated video for Cohen's “Leaving the Table,” which is now widely available. In the clip, director Christopher Mills ...
Posted on 19 September 2017 | 6:58 am
Watch A Heartbreakingly Beautiful Tribute To
NPRWatch A Heartbreakingly Beautiful Tribute To Leonard CohenNPRIn a posthumous new video for Leonard Cohen's "Leaving The Table," an animated paper cutout of the late singer dances and flies over a cityscape of Montreal, free as a bird, untethered from the mortal world. "I'm leaving the table," he sings as the ...Watch Leonard Cohen's Posthumous Music Video 'Leaving The Table'BillboardLana Del Rey, Elvis Costello to Headline Leonard Cohen Tribute ConcertVarietyLana Del Rey, Sting, Elvis Costello Set to Lead Leonard Cohen Tribute in MontrealPEOPLE.comPitchfork -RollingStone.com -Facebookall 100 news articles »
Posted on 19 September 2017 | 6:54 am
Leonard Cohen – “Leaving The Table”
Leonard Cohen – “Leaving The Table” VideoStereogumLast year, only a few weeks before he died, Leonard Cohen released You Want It Darker, a profound and thoughtful goodbye album. In retrospect, songs like “Leaving The Table” were always about preparing for death. And at last night's Polaris Awards, the ...
Posted on 19 September 2017 | 6:18 am
Tales from a Hamiltonian in Montreal
It is no wonder that such a city spawned the likes of singer and songwriter, Leonard Cohen. If you feel isolated, what is there to prevent you from stepping out onto the crowded streets or stopping at a café at brunch to listen to piano and saxophone ...
Posted on 27 August 2015 | 6:13 pm
Rant ‘N’ Roll: Ironoclasts On Parade
They’re right up there with Tom Waits and Leonard Cohen. That’s why it was a rare thrill to see them both on the same stage on the same night one after another. Fagen, especially, is a worthy curmudgeon of troll-under-the-bridge proportions crossed ...
Posted on 26 August 2015 | 12:05 am
Calgary native Nadia Kazmi offers style and
She has, after all, released an album of her own interpretations of Leonard Cohen material, 2010’s Strange Song. Granted, they were much rockier than Lenny’s originals, but you certainly couldn’t argue that they were true to the spirit of the great ...
Posted on 24 August 2015 | 6:00 pm
Jeff Buckley: 21 Years of 'Grace'
It was the beginning of his "proper" recording career for prestigious label Columbia Records, who had such high hopes that they envisaged a musical bloodline that connected Buckley with Johnny Cash, Leonard Cohen, Bob Dylan and Bruce Springsteen.
Posted on 24 August 2015 | 3:00 pm
Writer Of The Week: Noah Gundersen
We chat with the Seattle-based writer about his very first song, the difficulties of co-writing, and what makes Leonard Cohen so great. No, not really. I probably I should sometimes, but I think there’s something in my brain wiring that allows me to not ...
Posted on 24 August 2015 | 7:11 am