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2012 In Review: The Year In Comebacks

"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.
Chris DeVille | December 31, 2012 - 11:55 am


Uncut’s 75 Best Albums Of 2012

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
Tom Breihan | December 3, 2012 - 10:02 am

10 Best Songs

The 10 Best Leonard Cohen Songs

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…
James Jackson Toth | October 19, 2012 - 12:11 pm

Watch Girl Crisis Cover Leonard Cohen (Stereogum Premiere)

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,…
Amrit Singh | June 22, 2012 - 12:52 pm

Just Friends (Nicolas Jaar & Sasha Spielberg) – “Avalanche” (Leonard Cohen Cover)

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…
Tom Breihan | May 23, 2012 - 5:35 pm

Leonard Cohen Testifies Against Massively Creepy Former Business Manager

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…
Corban Goble | April 9, 2012 - 3:43 pm

A.C. Newman Covers Leonard Cohen

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,…
Tom Breihan | February 17, 2012 - 4:44 pm

Hear Cass McCombs, Field Music Cover Leonard Cohen

A few days ago, we posted Bill Callahan's cover of Leonard Cohen's "So Long Marianne" from the forthcoming Leonard Cohen covers compilation UK music mag…
Corban Goble | February 9, 2012 - 10:31 am

Bill Callahan Covers Leonard Cohen

The celebration of Leonard Cohen's new album Old Ideas continues in the new issue of MOJO which comes with a disc of The Songs Of
Corban Goble | February 6, 2012 - 10:09 am

Bradford Cox Covers Leonard Cohen

To celebrate Leonard Cohen's new record Old Ideas, our Album Of The Week, Columbia is putting together a series of tribute videos featuring contemporary artists…
Corban Goble | February 3, 2012 - 4:09 pm

Album Of The Week

Album Of The Week: Leonard Cohen Old Ideas

The story goes like this: Just a couple of years ago, Leonard Cohen was a septuagenarian retiree, more or less done with music, living in…
Tom Breihan | January 31, 2012 - 3:50 pm

Greg Dulli Covers Leonard Cohen

Greg Dulli, the once and future leader of the Afghan Whigs, is a man who knows a few things about whiskey-soaked baritones and libertine poetics,…
Tom Breihan | January 25, 2012 - 10:12 am

Stream Leonard Cohen Old Ideas

Original poetry-folk master Leonard Cohen has a new album called Old Ideas coming out next week, and three songs of it have already found their…
Tom Breihan | January 23, 2012 - 9:11 am

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