If Bob Dylan won the Nobel Prize for literature, Leonard Cohen should have won two….
This came out a week ago today. I am on a self limited fast, but the album is staring at me every time I go into a music shop, every time I log on to an on line store; everywhere….
A new Leonard Cohen album is not merely a product, but an annunciation. One day I will yield to temptation, but for the moment it taunts me like an unobtainable holy grail.
As ever, he comfortably knocks every other pretension to ‘soul’ or ‘feeling’ into the long grass. One day, one day….