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Leonard Cohen turns 80 next week, and he remains cooler than any of us. On his birthday, the poetic rock eminence will follow up his quiet 2012 stunner Old Ideas with a new album called Popular…   Read Story »
If you're one of the people enraged at the idea that the Flaming Lips have enlisted Miley Cyrus' help in their efforts to cover the Beatles' Sgt. Pepper's Lonely Hearts Club Band, you may want to…   Read Story »
Leonard Cohen has announced that he will release a new album, Popular Problems, later this year. His thirteenth studio album was co-written with Patrick Leonard, who also had a hand in Cohen's last…   Read Story »
Leonard Cohen has always been the old man in the room. When he released Songs Of Leonard Cohen, his incredible 1967 debut album, he was already well into his thirties, and he sounded older than that.…   Read Story »
Spectral folk singer Marissa Nadler is quite vocal about her love of Leonard Cohen. She's covered a few of his songs before, and now she's added her favorite Cohen song, "Seems So Long Ago, Nancy,"…   Read Story »
British art-rock greats Wild Beasts drop their new album dark, tingling Present Tense today and further prove that they're the closest thing to Talk Talk that we have right now. We've posted their…   Read Story »
Leonard Cohen's lengthy world tour brought him to Dublin a few days ago, where he debuted a new song, "I've Got A Secret." The song has been a work in progress for the past few years; some of the…   Read Story »
In a new video, and for no discernible reason, Lana Del Rey has given us her take on Leonard Cohen's ridiculously great 1974 song and possible Janis Joplin tribute "Chelsea Hotel No. 2." LDR has left…   Read Story »
"Don't call it a comeback" is usually a phrase uttered self-protectively by musicians who are very much coming back from some degree of obscurity. Dr. Dre wasn't exactly absent during the seven-year…   Read Story »
Along with Mojo, Uncut is the British magazine most concerned with all these old and crusty and blues-influenced. And even compared to Mojo's kinda-musty year-end list, Uncut has given a ton of love…   Read Story »