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Why Brendan Hines Wishes He Had Said Hello to Elvis Costello

Hero worship is tricky business.On the one hand, we revere the people who have inspired us, or who serve as role models. However, we often do not …

Leonard Cohen's final book, completed in months before his death, set for release next year

Leonard Cohen's final book, completed in the months before his death aged 82, is set to be published next year, his manager has announced.<p><i>The Flame,</i> …

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Radio Refugee: Tom Petty, New York City, and 1979

November of 1979 was hard on New York radio. Or, it was fantastic for music but tricky for programmers who had to worry about what “rock” meant. If …

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Elvis Costello & Bonnie Raitt being honored at upcoming benefit concert

<b>Mike Myers, Darlene Love, Bettye Lavette, Keb’ Mo’, Paul Shaffer, Bernie Williams</b> and more will perform at a benefit concert for music education …

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September 26th, 2017: Playing its part

<b>Playing its part</b> <br>Hail to Israel once again in the world arena – it has sent teams of medical personnel to Mexico that have done their work par …

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10 Popular Songs You Won’t Believe Are Based On Horrible Crimes

We all love good songs. From love ballads to power ballads and rage-filled songs to dark world-building epics, we are drawn into a good rhythm and …

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Joe Scarborough: The Soundtrack of My Life, From Beatles to Replacements

The Morning Joe co-host and musician talks about his longstanding classic rock obsession<p>Fans of <i>Morning Joe</i> already know co-host Joe Scarborough is a …

Music

Life is Fine: Paul Kelly Goes Electric

It's a debate as old as those fateful moments when Bob Dylan first plugged in and went electric: are you the kind of listener who prefers singer …

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WATCH: Leonard Cohen’s Posthumous Video For ‘Leaving The Table’

The 2017 Polaris Gala, whose website says they aim to present awards to Canadian artists based on their “artistic integrity,” took place Monday, …

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Watch Leonard Cohen’s Posthumous “Leaving the Table” Video | Pitchfork

Last night’s Polaris Music Prize Gala featured the premiere of a moving new Leonard Cohen video, for “Leaving the Table.” Watch it below. In the clip, an animated Cohen dances across the Montreal skyline and explores the world, before returning to his hometown. “Leaving the Table” appears on …

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Quirky Belgian outfit Pale Grey share infectious track “Blizzard” and announce album release

Expansive and continually shifting, Pale Grey’s second single "Blizzard" is a stunning return to form.>

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Lana Del Rey, Elvis Costello to Headline Leonard Cohen Tribute Concert

The family of Leonard Cohen announced that “Tower of Song: A Memorial Tribute to Leonard Cohen” will be held to mark the first anniversary of the …

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Leonard Cohen homage show in Montreal to feature Elvis Costello, Sting, k.d. lang

Show will kick off a week of events to celebrate beloved singer-songwriter a year after his death<p>The approaching first anniversary of Leonard Cohen's …

Leonard Cohen

Elvis Costello, Lana Del Rey headline Leonard Cohen tribute

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Elvis Costello and Lana Del Rey will headline a tribute concert for singer-songwriter Leonard Cohen in November to mark a year since his death.<p>Cohen's family announced "Tower of Song: A Memorial Tribute to Leonard Cohen" on Monday. The concert to be held in Cohen's native …

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Sting, Elvis Costello, Feist to pay tribute to Leonard Cohen in Montreal

Cohen died on Nov. 7, 2016, at age 82. The icon's passing was only made public a few days later.<p>Organizers said in a statement the concert will serve …

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Lana Del Rey, Sting, Elvis Costello Set to Lead Leonard Cohen Tribute in Montreal

Lana Del Rey, Sting, Elvis Costello, and The Lumineers’ Wesley Schultz and Jeremiah Fraites are just a handful of artists set to perform at a Leonard …

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Lana Del Rey, Feist, Elvis Costello to perform at Leonard Cohen tribute concert in Montreal

On November 6th, Lana Del Rey, Feist, Sting, and more will participate in a tribute concert honoring Leonard Cohen. The event is dubbed “Tower of …

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Elvis Costello, Lana Del Rey to headline Leonard Cohen tribute

Elvis Costello and Lana Del Rey will headline a tribute concert for singer-songwriter Leonard Cohen in November to mark a year since his …

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Elvis Costello, Lana Del Rey to play Leonard Cohen tribute concert in Montreal on Nov. 6

MONTREAL — A memorial tribute concert for Leonard Cohen will be held in Montreal on Nov. 6.<p>The Cohen family says the event, titled Tower of Song: A …

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Lana Del Rey, Elvis Costello, Feist, & More Playing Leonard Cohen Tribute Concert

Later this fall, almost exactly a year after Leonard Cohen’s death, a strange and intriguing group of artists will gather at Montreal’s Bell Centre …

Lana Del Rey

Elvis Costello, Lana Del Ray headline Leonard Cohen tribute

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Elvis Costello and Lana Del Ray will headline a tribute concert for singer-songwriter Leonard Cohen in November to mark a year since his death.<p>Cohen's family announced "Tower of Song: A Memorial Tribute to Leonard Cohen" on Monday. The concert to be held in Cohen's native …

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The Cohen Family Announces Leonard Cohen Tribute Concert

The family of the late legendary singer-songwriter Leonard Cohen has announced a concert in his honor. An impressive array of performers will come …

Leonard Cohen

Sting, Elvis Costello to pay tribute to Leonard Cohen at Montreal memorial

MONTREAL -- Sting, Elvis Costello, k.d. lang, and Philip Glass are among the luminaries who will pay tribute to the late Leonard Cohen at a memorial …

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Great ’80s Drum Performances, Part 1

Part 1: New-Wavers and Classic Rockers<p><b>by Adam Budofsky</b><p><b>The era known as the ’80s, roughly the period between the dawn of punk and rap in the late ’70s</b> …

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The Cohen Family Presents Tower Of Song: A Memorial Tribute To Leonard Cohen - Cohencentric: Leonard Cohen Considered

<b>ELVIS COSTELLO, LANA DEL REY, FEIST, PHILIP GLASS, K.D. LANG, THE LUMINEERS’ WESLEY SCHULTZ AND JEREMIAH FRAITES, DAMIEN RICE, STING, PATRICK WATSON,</b> …

Lana Del Rey

Leonard Cohen's Son Talks Bringing Together Elvis Costello, Lana Del Rey & More for First Official Memorial Concert

The family of Leonard Cohen has announced a memorial concert to commemorate the first anniversary of the esteemed singer/songwriter’s death.<p>“Tower of …

Lana Del Rey

Elvis Costello, Lana Del Rey, Sting among artists on bill for Leonard Cohen tribute concert

An all-star lineup of musicians will pay tribute to one of Montreal’s most famous music icons at the Bell Centre, one year after his death.

Lana Del Rey

Lana Del Rey, Elvis Costello, Sting to Lead Leonard Cohen Tribute in Montreal

Philip Glass, Feist, Lumineers and more tapped for Tower of Song: A Memorial Tribute to Leonard Cohen on anniversary of Cohen's death<p>Lana Del Rey, …

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Elvis Costello, Lana Del Rey to play Leonard Cohen tribute concert in Montreal on Nov. 6

MONTREAL — A memorial tribute concert for Leonard Cohen will be held in Montreal on Nov. 6.<p>The Cohen family says the event, titled Tower of Song: A …

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The greatest put-downs and insults from the world of rock and pop

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