The Avett Brothers Cover Jerry Garcia, Pink
JamBaseThe Avett Brothers Cover Jerry Garcia, Pink Floyd, Leonard Cohen ...JamBaseWatch highlights from The Avett Brothers' two-night stand at The National in Richmond, Virginia.and more »
Posted on 12 March 2017 | 10:40 am
Stewart D'Arrietta brings show, My Leonard
Herald SunStewart D'Arrietta brings show, My Leonard Cohen, to Elsternwick's Flying Saucer ClubHerald SunIn 2013, D'Arrietta created his interpretation called My Leonard Cohen. He said it was not a traditional tribute show but more of a homage of Cohen's work and honouring the music. After further development, D'Arrietta took the show to the Edinburgh ...
Posted on 11 March 2017 | 5:02 am
A Fast Life - HarpersBAZAAR.com
HarpersBAZAAR.comA Fast LifeHarpersBAZAAR.comIn my bedroom in London, I listened to Leonard Cohen sing about Suzanne who feeds you tea and oranges that come all the way from China, and fastened on the line, "You've touched her perfect body with your mind." His words told me that a mind could ...
Posted on 9 March 2017 | 2:15 pm
How Time In A Tiny Cabin Near Nashville
WPLNHow Time In A Tiny Cabin Near Nashville Revived Leonard Cohen's Songwriting CareerWPLNWhen musician and poet Leonard Cohen died last year, there was little mention made of the time he spent in Tennessee. But the songwriter lived for nearly two years in a remote cabin outside of Nashville in the late '60s and early '70s, where he worked ...
Posted on 8 March 2017 | 2:31 pm
NEW MUSIC: Ed Sheeran, Bleached, Leonard
TowleroadNEW MUSIC: Ed Sheeran, Bleached, Leonard Cohen, GANGLYTowleroadThis week in New Music: Ed Sheeran (above) continues to confound critics on new album ÷, new pop-punk from Los Angeles sister act Bleached, a new video for Leonard Cohen's “Traveling Light” and ethereal pop Icelandic-style from ...
Posted on 8 March 2017 | 12:02 pm
5 weekend events in and around Vancouver
Looking for something to do this weekend? Here are five events happening in and around the Vancouver area. Tower of Song is a creative tribute to the work of music icon Leonard Cohen, featuring Juno award-nominees Oliver Swain and Glenna Garramone. The pair will play rare and classical selections from Cohen's catalogue and will feature banjo, string bass, piano and guitar. The Canadian Art ...
Posted on 10 April 2015 | 3:19 pm
Grammy-winning songwriter and longtime
(MENAFN - InvestorIdea) Grammy-winning songwriter and longtime Leonard Cohen creative collaborator Sharon Robinson releases second solo record Caffeine April 7 2015 (w...
Posted on 8 April 2015 | 4:58 am
Leonard Cohen tribute set for Centennial
Oliver Swain and Glenna Garramone perform the music of Leonard Cohen at Centennial Theatre on April 10. Glenna Garramone’s relationship with the world of music is an extensive one.
Posted on 3 April 2015 | 12:14 pm
Alanis Morissette and Leonard Cohen enjoy
Although they only took one award between them, Alanis Morissette and Leonard Cohen turned out to be the big winners at this year's Juno Awards. Canadian Music Hall of Fame inductee Morissette saw a 142 per cent increase in downloads of her 20-year-old single "You Oughta Know" and a 130 per cent jump in sales for her 1995 album "Jagged Little Pill," according to numbers provided to The Canadian ...
Posted on 31 March 2015 | 4:18 am
Leonard Cohen to Release Can't Forget: A
Leonard Cohen has announced Can't Forget: A Souvenir of the Grand Tour , a live album culled from his tour in support of 2012's Old Ideas . That's the cover above, and you can check out the tracklist below. It'll be out May 12 via Legacy . The album includes "Never Gave Nobody Trouble" and "Got a Little Secret", songs Cohen has never released before, as well as a covers of George Jones' "Choices ...
Posted on 18 March 2015 | 9:15 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
Adam Sandler takes it to Sandy at NY benefit
Adam Sandler has a special New York salute to Superstorm Sandy that songwriter Leonard Cohen never would have envisioned.
Posted on 12 December 2012 | 6:26 pm
Book traces odd journey of Cohen's song
It's hard to think of any song that has taken a stranger journey through popular culture than Leonard Cohen's "Hallelujah."
Posted on 3 December 2012 | 5:43 am
Jury convicts woman of harassing Leonard
A jury convicted Leonard Cohen's former business manager Thursday of harassing the singer-songwriter and repeatedly violating a court order to stop contacting him.
Posted on 12 April 2012 | 5:18 pm
Leonard Cohen performs in Israel, defies
Leonard Cohen wowed an adoring audience Thursday night, crooning his iconic ballads at his first show in Israel in 30 years and ignoring a political storm over his appearance.
Posted on 24 September 2009 | 10:18 am
Leonard Cohen recovers from collapse
Leonard Cohen is recovering after collapsing onstage while on tour in eastern Spain, his music company said Saturday.
Posted on 19 September 2009 | 4:19 am