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//Features

Trump’s Inauguration: Five Songs by Five White Men for a Very White Administration
18 Jan 2017 // 9:30 PM

Think pieces, fiery speeches, and fact-checking takedowns of a demagogue’s rhetoric can overwhelm the true power of great art -- specifically the strength of a song to save or change the world.

Leonard Cohen and the Death of a Ladies Man
15 Nov 2016 // 10:00 PM

Leonard Cohen, synchronicity, and coping at the dawn of a darker age.

//Columns

Power Play: Brian Williams, Leonard Cohen, and "First We Take Manhattan"
14 May 2017 // 9:30 PM

In "First We Take Manhattan", Leonard Cohen recognized the shared appeal of extremism in politics and art as the allure of power.

Old Ideas and New Generations: What Leonard Cohen Means to Us
10 Nov 2016 // 3:10 PM

Leonard Cohen endures and conquers. But does he mean something different to Millenial audiences than he did to their parents? Can the legend of Cohen escape its own clichés?

//Reviews

Leonard Cohen: You Want It Darker
23 Oct 2016 // 9:30 PM

Leonard Cohen gives us a darkness that isn’t just pure sad or heavy, but reflective and gentle. This isn’t just a work of art from a single period of time, but from a whole lifetime of living.

Leonard Cohen: Live in Dublin
30 Nov 2014 // 9:06 PM

So if you want the Leonard Cohen experience, but cannot afford the $100-plus tab for the ticket, this is the next best thing

//Blogs

Leonard Cohen - "You Want It Darker" (Singles Going Steady)
7 Oct 2016 // 6:10 AM

"You Want It Darker" is a compelling exploration into the unknown corners of the human soul.

Counterbalance No. 144: 'Songs of Leonard Cohen'
20 Sep 2013 // 4:15 AM

The 144th most acclaimed album of all time takes you down to its place near the river, and it feeds you tea and oranges that come all the way from China. Leonard Cohen’s 1967 debut is this week’s Counterbalance.

//News

Leonard Cohen Wins Ninth Glenn Gould Prize
4 Apr 2011 // 1:40 AM

LOS ANGELES — Leonard Cohen — the eclectic artist-musician whose output spans rock, classical and new music — has won the Ninth Glenn Gould Prize. The prestigious award,

//Mixed media
//Blogs

U2's 'The Joshua Tree' Tour Reminds the Audience of their Politics

// Notes from the Road

"The Joshua Tree tour highlights U2's classic album with an epic and unforgettable new experience.

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