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RIP Leonard Cohen

kathleenTkathleenT Posts: 3,035
edited 15. Nov 2016, 03:27 in Community Chit-chat archive
Birth name - Leonard Norman Cohen
Born 21 September 1934
Westmount, Quebec, Canada
Died 7 November 2016 (aged 82)
Genres
Folk soft rock[2]
Occupation(s)
Musician singer songwriter poet novelist painter
“I've got the key to my castle in the air, but whether I can unlock the door remains to be seen.”
Louisa May Alcott, Little Women

Comments

  • stickywicketstickywicket Posts: 25,978 ✭✭✭
    edited 30. Nov -1, 00:00
    I have all his books of poetry and two or three albums. Yes, he could be miserable but beautifully and enigmatically so. I always find something new in his works.

    And I get angry when cover versions chew up and augment Hallelujah :mrgreen:
    “There is always a well-known solution to every human problem - neat, plausible, and wrong.” H.L. Mencken
  • Megrose2Megrose2 Posts: 331
    edited 30. Nov -1, 00:00
    Felt very sad when I heard of his death. Lovely, lovely man. I have many albums and I've been playing them this weekend.

    Meg
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