With its layered contradictions, the song reveals Cohen’s work as a Jew to comprehend a holy, broken world.
The Father, Son and Holy Ghost aren’t Bono’s only religious role models.
“I appeared on a Grammy Award-winning song sounding like a synagogue choir and me sounding like a cantor and not selling out to pop culture.”
Many questioned the song’s use in a memorial for those who died of Covid-19. Do they have a point?
Leonard Cohen would have turned 85 today. Here’s long look back at the Jewish songwriter’s storied career.
The secret chord, over ice and stirred.
Many of the items exceeded their initial asking prices.
Over 50 letters that Cohen sent to Marianne Ihlen, his one-time lover and early muse, will be auctioned at Christie’s in New York starting June 5.
Like many 70-year-old white men, the Duke of Wales loves the music of the late Leonard Cohen.
Onstage and offstage, Cohen’s words resonated — go on resonating — and if they saved him, they saved others, too