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Watch Cults Cover Leonard Cohen

At a recent Philly show, New York indie-pop upstarts Cults pulled out a perfectly respectable cover of Leonard Cohen's great 1989 synthetic-bleakness anthem "Everybody Knows,"
Tom Breihan | January 16, 2012 - 1:28 pm

Leonard Cohen – “Going Home”

The almighty rumble-voiced word-wrangler Leonard Cohen will release his new album Old Ideas at the end of the month, and we've already posted two excellent…
Tom Breihan | January 16, 2012 - 9:02 am

Leonard Cohen – “Darkness”

Wizened old god Leonard Cohen will release his new album Old Ideas later this month, and we've already posted one song from the LP, the…
Tom Breihan | January 10, 2012 - 12:30 pm

Leonard Cohen – “Show Me The Place”

Last month, Leonard Cohen mentioned that he had a new album called Old Ideas, his first studio LP in seven years, coming early next year.
Tom Breihan | November 22, 2011 - 9:50 am

Leonard Cohen Used In Sony Ad

Leonard Cohen recites a version of his spoken word "A Thousand Kisses Deep" in this new spot for Sony 3-D TV. Cohen doesn't license much,…
Corban Goble | October 19, 2011 - 9:58 am

Hope For Haiti Now, Buy “Stranded (Haiti Mon Amour)”

A misleading post title, because of course we are all hoping for Haiti, and have been, day and night since a catastrophic earthquake decimated an…
Amrit Singh | January 22, 2010 - 4:51 pm

Beck, Devendra & MGMT Cover Leonard Cohen’s “Sisters Of Mercy”

Following his excursion into Downtown NYC via Velvet Underground & Nico, Beck takes his Record Club to Montreal with a track-by-track smothering covering of Songs
Brandon Stosuy | October 2, 2009 - 1:42 pm

Beck Covers Leonard Cohen With Devendra, MGMT

Beck continues making good use of his down time between album cycles with the second phase of his Record Club, the project which sees Hansen…
Amrit Singh | September 4, 2009 - 10:36 am

Lewis & Clarke Cover Leonard Cohen

The tragic financial circumstances surrounding Leonard Cohen's return to the stage can't mute its triumph. Any night spent in his presence is a celebration of…
Amrit Singh | April 28, 2009 - 3:20 pm

Coachella 2009: Moz, Macca, Cohen Lead Friday’s Nostalgia Parade

By Amrit Singh & Brandon Stosuy Our trek into Indio went so smoothly this year that we've both become paranoid about something going incredibly wrong…
Brandon Stosuy | April 18, 2009 - 1:33 pm

Lemonheads & Liv Tyler Cover Leonard Cohen (Stereogum Premiere)

For their forthcoming album, the Lemonheads have embraced the twin peaks of their career by going for a full-on covers album entitled VARSHONS. Butthole Surfer…
Amrit Singh | April 10, 2009 - 10:14 am

Liv Tyler, Kate Moss Guest On Lemonheads’ Covers LP For Metal Label

The Lemonheads' two biggest hits were versions of other people's songs, so news about the band's forthcoming covers collection is not too surprising. What is…
Scott Lapatine | March 27, 2009 - 11:44 am

Leonard Cohen @ Beacon Theater, NYC 2/19/09 & Full Tour Dates

By all accounts, Leonard Cohen killed it at Beacon Theater last night. This was the legend's first show in the States in 15 years, and…
Amrit Singh | February 20, 2009 - 4:32 am

“Hallelujah” Could Be UK’s Christmas No. 1 And No. 2

After X Factor winner Alexandra Burke's cover of "Hallelujah" went to No. 1 in the UK, Jeff Buckley fans started an Internet campaign to push…
Brandon Stosuy | December 18, 2008 - 12:20 pm

Scarlett Johansson Considers Sophomore CD

Anywhere I Lay My Head, ScarJo's Dave Sitek-produced Tom Waits covers album, recently edged out Portishead and Bon Iver on NME's Top 50 Albums Of
Scott Lapatine | December 15, 2008 - 4:44 pm

New Marissa Nadler Video – “Famous Blue Raincoat”

We haven't heard from Marissa Nadler since her "Mexican Summer" video. Definitely a beautiful song, but that's sort of the wrong season for her, so…
Brandon Stosuy | October 1, 2008 - 10:20 am

Leonard Cohen Just Played His First Show In 15 Years

After Leonard Cohen braved a shirtless Iggy, a shameless Madonna, and another "Hallelujah" cover at the 2008 Rock And Roll Hall Of Fame induction ceremony,…
Brandon Stosuy | May 14, 2008 - 11:03 am

Leonard Cohen Announces First Tour In 15 Years

Perhaps reinvigorated by standing in the same room as a shirtless Iggy Pop and hearing Damien Rice sing his minor falls and major lifts, Reuters…
Brandon Stosuy | March 11, 2008 - 5:07 pm

Scenes From The Rock ‘N’ Roll Hall Of Fame 2008 Induction Ceremony

We know you probably didn't watch the Rock 'N' Roll Hall Of Fame induction ceremony last night. So here's a quick run down…
Amrit Singh | March 11, 2008 - 2:34 pm

Lou Reed, Justin Timberlake & Tom Hanks To Help Rock ‘N’ Roll Congratulate Itself

Good news, gang: now the list of people you didn't give a shit about getting into the Rock 'N' Roll Hall of Fame has a…
Amrit Singh | February 26, 2008 - 5:12 pm