CONCRETE BLONDE – Everybody Knows (Leonard Cohen)

Leonard Cohen's "Everybody Knows" by Johnette Napolitano's Concrete Blonde, from their album Pump Up the Volume (1990). It was a single that charted at #20 on the US Billboard Modern Rock Tracks chart in September 1990. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=l5Fb4K8pNmg Everybody knows the dice are loadedEverybody rolls with their fingers crossedEverybody knows that the war is overEverybody knows… Continue lendo CONCRETE BLONDE – Everybody Knows (Leonard Cohen)

LEONARD COHEN – Waiting For The Miracle

"Waiting for the miracle" is taken from Leonard Cohen's 1992 album The Future. Three songs from this album, "Anthem", "The Future", and the menacing "Waiting for the Miracle" (co-written by Sharon Robinson) were used prominently on the soundtrack for Oliver Stone's 1994 film Natural Born Killers. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=VYnZP9lUAmg Baby, I've been waitingI've been waiting night and… Continue lendo LEONARD COHEN – Waiting For The Miracle

AURORA – Famous Blue Raincoat (Leonard Cohen)

Aurora Aksnes (1996-), known mononymously as Aurora, is a Norwegian singer, songwriter, dancer and producer. Born in Stavanger and raised in the towns of Høle and Os, she began writing her first songs and learning dance at the age of six. After some of her songs were uploaded online and became popular in Norway, she… Continue lendo AURORA – Famous Blue Raincoat (Leonard Cohen)

ERLEND ROPSTAD & THE SALMON SMOKERS – The Future (Leonard Cohen)

Erlend Ropstad (1974-) is a Norwegian artist and singer-songwriter from Vennesla. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=3Co79H1ueQw From the Leonard Cohen-tribute "So Long, Leonard Cohen" in Oslo Spektrum, Oslo April 25Th 2017. Give me back my broken nightMy mirrored room, my secret lifeIt’s lonely hereThere’s no one left to tortureGive me absolute controlOver every living soulAnd lie beside me, babyThat’s… Continue lendo ERLEND ROPSTAD & THE SALMON SMOKERS – The Future (Leonard Cohen)

LEONARD COHEN – Happens To The Heart

There's a crack in everything. That's how the light gets in.Leonard COHEN (1934-2016) See Leonard Cohen’s Meditative ‘Happens to the Heart’ Video Five-minute song serves as first official single for posthumous final LP Thanks for the Dance Daniel Kreps - Rolling Stone, October 24, 2019 Leonard Cohen’s experience as a Buddhist monk is the inspiration for… Continue lendo LEONARD COHEN – Happens To The Heart

Chelsea Hotel No. 2 – RUFUS WAINWRIGHT

Leonard Cohen pela voz envolvente e encantadora de Rufus Wainwright. Do DVD em tributo ao mestre, I'm Your Man. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=f4rQ03pl2Og I remember you well in the Chelsea HotelYou were talkin' so brave and so sweetGivin' me head on the unmade bedWhile the limousines wait in the street Those were the reason an' that was New… Continue lendo Chelsea Hotel No. 2 – RUFUS WAINWRIGHT

Take This Waltz – LEONARD COHEN

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=JQm1OmLMNno Promotional video clip for tribute LP "Poets In New York" (1986). Leonard Cohen performs Take This Waltz, his song based on his own translation of Garcia Lorca's Pequeño vals vienés. The Leonard Cohen Files says: "The video was filmed in Spain, in the city of Granada, famous for the Alhambra Castle. Leonard Cohen is… Continue lendo Take This Waltz – LEONARD COHEN

Toma Este Waltz [Take This Waltz] – ADAM COHEN

A canção foi composta por Leonard Cohen (1934-2016) com a colaboração do poeta espanhol Federico García Lorca (1898-1936), morto na guerra civil espanhola. Bela versão do filho do cantor, poeta e (ao final da vida) monge zen budista, Adam Cohen. Cantada em espanhol, com a presença da grande parceira musical de Leonard Cohen, Anjani Thomas.… Continue lendo Toma Este Waltz [Take This Waltz] – ADAM COHEN

Hallelujah – JEFF BUCKLEY

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=MYrXK5ek_PQ Now, I've heard there was a secret chordThat David played, and it pleased the LordBut you don't really care for music, do you?It goes like this, the fourth, the fifthThe minor fall, the major liftThe baffled king composing HallelujahHallelujahHallelujahHallelujahHallelujahYour faith was strong but you needed proofYou saw her bathing on the roofHer beauty and… Continue lendo Hallelujah – JEFF BUCKLEY

The Guests – Antony Hegarty

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=l48aOXWKx4E One by one, the guests arrive The guests are coming through The open-hearted many The broken-hearted few And no one knows where the night is going And no one knows why the wine is flowing Oh love I need you I need you I need you I need you Oh . . . I… Continue lendo The Guests – Antony Hegarty