Showing All "Leonard Cohen" Posts

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 »
There's just no getting around it: writing about Leonard Cohen is an intimidating proposition. Trying to put into words the magic of Cohen's art is like trying to play a guitar solo about Jimi…   Read Story »
The latest, eighth dispatch from Girl Crisis, the all-Brooklyn all-female concept-troupe supergroup committed to two covers a year (of a male icon in the winter, female in the sumer) via Super 8mm…   Read Story »
Glacially gorgeous electronic music wunderkind Nicolas Jaar seems to have a thing about collaborating with famous movie people's daughters -- and hell, it seems to work for him. First, he got Bruce…   Read Story »
As reported by The Los Angeles Times, the Canadian singer-songwriter Leonard Cohen is suing his former business manager, Kelly Lynch, for harassment. Lynch was fired in 2004, and in 2005, Cohen…   Read Story »
Lately, in the wake of the master's triumphantly bedraggled new album Old Ideas, lots of people have been covering Leonard Cohen: Cass McCombs, Field Music, Bill Callahan, Bradford Cox, Greg Dulli.…   Read Story »