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"Suzanne" is a song written by Canadian poet and musician Leona...

wikipedia - 12 Nov 2016
"Suzanne" is a song written by Canadian poet and musician Leonard Cohen in the 1960s. First published as a poem in 1966, it was recorded as a song by Judy Collins in the same year, and Cohen performed it as his debut single, from his 1967 album Songs of Leonard Cohen. Many other artists have recorded versions, and it has become one of the most-covered songs in Cohen's catalogue.
suzanne (leonard cohen song)

See Lindi Ortega's Haunting Cover of Leonard Cohen's 'Suzanne'

RollingStone.com - 13 Jun 2018
Leonard Cohen took a famously long time to write his songs, in some case years, but once finished many of them have become vehicles of endless reinterpretation. One of the Canadian songwriting legend's most celebrated is "Suzanne," which has received ...
suzanne (leonard cohen song)

Both sides of Judy Collins charm at Dakota

Minneapolis Star Tribune - 24 May 2018
Most important, though, is that Judy Collins still has that voice: that gloriously crystalline soprano and an ability to make any song — whether by Leonard Cohen, Stephen Sondheim or the Beatles — breathtaking. That's at age 79, 59 years ...
suzanne (leonard cohen song)

A chance to hear the music of Leonard Cohen

South Hams Gazette - 30 May 2018
Amongst a concert of Cohen's well known songs, including Famous Blue Raincoat, Sisters of Mercy, Suzanne and Hallelujah are also poems by Federico Garcia Lorca that Keith James has set to music. Lorca is said to be Cohen's greatest influence.
suzanne (leonard cohen song)

Is Leonard Cohen the New Secular Saint of Montreal?

New York Times - 06 Mar 2018
In a nearby neighborhood is Bar Suzanne, a new speakeasy named after one of Cohen's most celebrated muses and songs. The lyrics “takes you down” are written in bold black letters on the stairs — a playful allusion to the song. Olivier Farley, the ...
suzanne (leonard cohen song)

This week's best radio: Jeremy Paxman and Songs of Leonard Cohen

The Guardian - 04 Nov 2017
One such is Jeremy Paxman, who pays tribute to his hero in How the Light Gets In (6 November, 10pm, Radio 2) with the help of musicians Judy Collins, Rufus Wainwright and Suzanne Vega, comedian Arthur Smith and former chancellor of the exchequer ...
suzanne (leonard cohen song)

Winged victories: Mystical images by Suzanne Sbarge

Santa Fe New Mexican - 01 Dec 2017
If looking at Parrot Couple, a collage by Albuquerque artist Suzanne Sbarge, inspires you to listen to the 1969 Leonard Cohen song “Bird on a Wire,” Sbarge would take that information in stride with a smile. You could excitedly tell her all the reasons ...
suzanne (leonard cohen song)

Suzanne Vega: 'I headlined Glastonbury in a bullet-proof vest'

The Guardian - 09 Sep 2017
Hormones – other than that, I sleep like a rock. What song would you like played at your funeral? Something by Leonard Cohen, I haven't figured out which song yet. What is the most important lesson life has taught you? To be resilient, to keep going ...
suzanne (leonard cohen song)

Singer-Songwriter Leonard Cohen Dies at 82

Variety - 11 Nov 2016
Cohen was ultimately signed to Columbia Records by legendary A&R man and producer John Hammond. Though it rose no higher than No. 83 in the U.S., his first album, 1968's “Songs of Leonard Cohen,” included “Suzanne” and several other staples of the ...
suzanne (leonard cohen song)

Leonard Cohen Tribute returns to Crest Theatre

Mountain Democrat - 16 Mar 2018
​Paul Emery and Swell Productions presents “A Thousand Kisses Deep: The Songs of Leonard Cohen,” a reprise of ​Emery's​triumphant tribute to one of the most fascinating and enigmatic singer/songwriters ​of all time. This is the ...
suzanne (leonard cohen song)

Watch U2 Cover Leonard Cohen's "Suzanne" in Toronto

Paste Magazine - 26 Jun 2017
Cohen was born in 1934 in the Montreal suburb of Westmount, Canada, and died in November 2016. “Suzanne” was his very first single, from his 1967 debut album, Songs of Leonard Cohen. “Tonight we hold on to some things as we let go of some others I'm ...
suzanne (leonard cohen song)

U2 cover Leonard Cohen's “Suzanne” in Toronto — watch

Consequence of Sound (blog) - 27 Jun 2017
From there, the band went into a U2-ified version of “Suzanne” by blending it into their own “Bad”, Edge's guitar ringing out over the Rogers Centre. Towards the end of the song, they went back to the Cohen classic and Bono asked for the stadium lights ...
suzanne (leonard cohen song)

Leonard Cohen: Tower of Song

Pittsburgh Magazine - 09 May 2018
Filmed at the Bell Center in Montreal, Quebec on the first anniversary of his death, LEONARD COHEN – TOWER OF SONG celebrates the globally recognized icon, poet and songwriter Leonard Cohen. The special features performances by a ...

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