Leonard Cohen

Watch a new video for Leonard Cohen’s “Leaving The Table”

His son, Adam, has also announced a tribute concert<p>A new animated video has been released for <b>Leonard Cohen</b>‘s song, “<b>Leaving The Table</b>“.<p>The song …

Gregg Allman

Watch: Leonard Cohen’s contemplative “Leaving the Table” video

A moving new​ video for “Leaving the Table,” from the late Leonard Cohen‘s last LP, “You Want It Darker,” has been released. It begins with what one …

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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, …

Jewish Culture

Watch A Heartbreakingly Beautiful Tribute To Leonard Cohen

In 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.<p>"I'm leaving the table," he sings as the animated Cohen spins, dips and flits by scenes from …

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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 …

Lana Del Rey

Leonard Cohen Flies Across His Native Montreal In The Touching, Animated ‘Leaving The Table’ Video

On November 7, 2016, Leonard Cohen, the masterful Canadian singer-songwriter died, just a few short weeks after releasing one, final, incredible album <i>You Want It Darker</i>. Today, Cohen’s label has shared a brand new video for one of the song’s from that release, a track called “Leaving The Table.” …

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Leonard Cohen - "Leaving the Table"

“Leaving the Table,” is one of the highlights of Leonard Cohen’s excellent final album from last year, <i>You Want It Darker.</i> The song now has an …

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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 …

Elvis Costello

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 …

Canadian News

Feist, Sting, k.d. lang among performers set to honour Leonard Cohen in Montreal show

It's a way to say goodbye.<p>The family of Leonard Cohen has announced plans for a major concert to celebrate the life and work of the late balladeer. Tower of Song: A Tribute to Leonard Cohen, to be held on Nov. 6 at Montreal's Bell Centre, will feature such artists as Elvis Costello, Feist, Sting, …

Lana Del Rey

Leonard Cohen tribute at Bell Centre to feature Sting, Lana Del Rey

When he knew the end was near, Leonard Cohen told his son Adam that he was free to organize a public memorial event after Cohen’s death if Adam …

Canadian News

World Premiere Of Leonard Cohen's Leaving The Table Video To Be Screened At Polaris Gala Sept 18 - Cohencentric: Leonard Cohen Considered

The world premiere of #LeonardCohen's "Leaving the Table" video will screen at the #Polaris2017 Gala on Sept. 18. Live stream via @CBCMusic. …

Canadian Music

James Murphy wanted Leonard Cohen to appear on LCD Soundsystem’s comeback album

"Let’s call Leonard Cohen and maybe he’ll do it."<p>James Murphy has revealed how he had planned for Leonard Cohen to feature on LCD Soundsystem‘s …

LCD Soundsystem

Leonard Cohen Tribute Album Sincerely, L. Cohen Announced

Listen to Delicate Steve’s “Hallelujah” cover on the record featuring Lee Ranaldo, Will Sheff, Lenny Kaye, and others

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Monsieur Camembert: Lusts, sorrows and joys of Leonard Cohen

Monsieur Camembert can do Leonard Cohen better than Hal Willner's much vaunted Came So Far For Beauty

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‘Assassin’s Creed Origins’ Scores Murder To Leonard Cohen In A New Trailer

<i>Assassin’s Creed Origins</i> looks to be much more a culmination of the franchise than a beginning, but we’ll take anything we can play from the franchise. And, more relevantly, this cinematic trailer shows some great taste in trailer music, as the plot unfolds to Leonard Cohen’s “You Want It …

Assassin's Creed

Leonard Cohen :: Montreux Jazz Festival, June 25, 1976

There’s no shortage of Leonard Cohen live albums from over the years, but there’s never been an official release from the man’s 1976 summer tour of …

Indie Music

'Assassin's Creed' badassery is even cooler with Leonard Cohen behind it

Ubisoft has always had a knack for nailing trailer music, and this latest look at <i>Assassin's Creed Origins</i> is no exception.<p>Leonard Cohen's "You Want It Darker" provides the backbeat for this cinematic peek at the next <i>Assassin's</i> adventure, set in ancient Egypt. <i>Origins</i> changes things up for the series …

Assassin's Creed

A Medical Note On The Death Of Leonard Cohen - Cohencentric: Leonard Cohen Considered

Leonard Cohen’s Death<p>Nine months after the event, I continue to receive questions about the cause of Leonard Cohen’s death. I am posting about two …

Medicine

Judy Collins talks touring with Stephen Stills, friendship with Leonard Cohen

<b>BY MELISSA RUGGIERI/AJC Music Scene</b><p>It’s a 50-year friendship that is finally taking a public bow.<p>The late-‘60s romance between Stephen Stills and …

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How Bowie and Cohen faced mortality on their final albums

Last week we stumbled across a brilliant short documentary on the genius of John Bonham behind the kit published by a YouTube channel called …

Music

Mr. Robot season 3 makes a Leonard Cohen poem creepy in first trailer

The first trailer for Mr Robot season 3 has arrived online, and it’s as creepily cryptic as you’d expect.<p>Game Of Thrones season 7 episode 6: 7 …

TV

Mr. Robot Gets a Season 3 Premiere Date and Ominous Teaser

<i>Mr. Robot</i>, USA's Emmy-winning psychological thriller, returns for its third season on Wednesday, Oct. 11, the show announced Friday in typically …

TV

Mr. Robot’s season 3 trailer is here, after a prolonged internet game

Can USA please chill out<p><b>Updated:</b> The first trailer for the third season of USA’s <i>Mr. Robot</i> is available now, for those who managed to figure out some nutso internet puzzle.<p>In it, a voice (maybe Leonard Cohen’s? I don’t know) recites the lyrics of the Leonard Cohen song “Democracy.” Not much happens, …

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How Leonard Cohen & David Bowie Faced Death Through Their Art: A Look at Their Final Albums

When Leonard Cohen released <i>You Want it Darker</i> in late 2016, some suspected that it would be his last album. When the 82-year-old singer-songwriter …

Music

"I have great respect for organized religion. I have great respect for anything that's organized. I think we live on the edge of anarchy, so whatever forms operate & nourish its constituents deserve respect." Leonard Cohen On Religion - Cohencentric: Leonard Cohen Considered

Atheism

Who are the Royal Family’s favourite artists? The surprising answers – from Leonard Cohen to Skream

Bit of Will.i.am in there. Sure.<p>Two weeks ago, a Chris Evans quote from 2008 resurfaced, claiming the Queen’s favourite song was ABBA‘s ‘Dancing …

Royal Family

Comedian Norm Macdonald Mocks SNL for Its Reaction to Trump's Election

From humble beginnings in Canada to “Saturday Night Live's” leading man on “Weekend Update,” comedian and actor Norm Macdonald has established …

Elections

Ex-'SNL' Star Norm McDonald: All Their Mockery Is 'Playing Into Trump's Hands'

Matt Wilstein at the Daily Beast interviewed former <i>Saturday Night Live</i> star Norm McDonald about comedy, politics, and his old show. McDonald said he …

Conservative View

Norm Macdonald: Hey, So, Uh… SNL Is Kinda Dumb Now, Right?

'Nothing exploded'

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