Leonard Cohen

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Leonard Cohen could shake it off like Taylor Swift | Brief letters
Brief letters: Long concerts | Max Richter scale | A woman’s work | Doing the honours | Bob Davenport | Bukayo Saka’s brilliance

29, Mar, 2023 @4:29 PM

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Leonard Cohen heirs accuse former manager and lawyers of forgery
The children of the late singer-songwriter have filed a motion claiming that his signed trust, valued at $48m, was forged

Maya Yang

02, Mar, 2023 @9:44 PM

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Famous blue leotard: the Leonard Cohen dance show the singer never lived to see
The gravel-throated legend gave his blessing to a show set to his greatest songs, but died before rehearsals began. As Dance Me hits the UK, its performers describe feeling his presence on stage

Lyndsey Winship

30, Jan, 2023 @8:00 AM

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Learning Ukrainian as a sign of solidarity | Brief letters
Brief letters: Anti-Putin resistance | Time for brief letters | Junior stargazing events | Housework solution | Leonard Cohen and Janis Joplin

04, Jan, 2023 @6:36 PM

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A Ballet of Lepers by Leonard Cohen review – intimations of immortality
A fascinating collection of early fiction foreshadows motifs and concerns that Cohen the performer later mined across decades

Tim Adams

03, Oct, 2022 @8:00 AM

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A Ballet of Lepers by Leonard Cohen review – violent literary beginnings
A novella and short stories from the 1950s showcase Cohen’s fascinating self-fashioning, but also a taint of bitterness

Toby Litt

01, Oct, 2022 @6:30 AM

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Hallelujah: Leonard Cohen, a Journey, a Song review – a thorough, respectful documentary
Contributions from John Cale, Judy Collins and more illuminate the singer-songwriter’s art through his best-known song

Xan Brooks

18, Sep, 2022 @11:30 AM

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Hallelujah! Leonard Cohen’s almighty struggle with rejected song that became a classic
A new film tells the story of the song, written over 10 years with 180 versions

Richard Brooks

17, Sep, 2022 @12:09 PM

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‘There’s a raw energy’: Hydra, artists’ haven, still casts its spell
The Greek island has attracted poets, writers and musicians for over 8o years, from Henry Miller to Leonard Cohen and Jeff Koons

Helena Smith in Hydra

07, Aug, 2022 @2:31 PM

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From American Pie to All Too Well: the most debated lyric mysteries ever
Recent reveals over the meaning of Don McLean’s classic have shown once again how much fans love to turn detective when singers remain mysterious

Rob LeDonne

28, Jul, 2022 @4:01 PM

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Death of a Ladies’ Man review – Gabriel Byrne charms in Philip Roth style dramedy
The Irish actor is compelling as a womanising professor who begins to realise his best days are over, with added Leonard Cohen

Cath Clarke

18, Jul, 2022 @2:00 PM

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How the light gets in on the darkest days | Brief letters
Brief letters: Leonard Cohen’s Anthem | Champagne socialists | Betting on high blood pressure | Relatives at Wimbledon | Country diary’s play on words

03, Jul, 2022 @4:28 PM

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