Leonard Cohen on Leonard Cohen: Interviews and Encounters (Musicians in Their Own Words)

Leonard Cohen on Leonard Cohen: Interviews and Encounters (Musicians in Their Own Words)

Jeff Burger


Leonard Cohen, some of the most prominent performers of the final part century, has had a stranger-than-fiction, roller-coaster experience of a lifestyles. Now, for the 1st time, he tells his tale in his personal phrases, through greater than 50 interviews performed around the world among 1966 and 2012.

In Leonard Cohen on Leonard Cohen--which incorporates a foreword by means of singer Suzanne Vega and 8 pages of not often visible photos--the artist talks approximately "Bird at the Wire," "Hallelujah," and his different vintage songs. He candidly discusses his well-known romances, his years in a Zen monastery, his ill-fated collaboration with manufacturer Phil Spector, his lengthy conflict with melancholy, and lots more and plenty more.            

You'll locate interviews that first seemed within the New York Times and Rolling Stone, but in addition fabric that has no longer formerly been published in English. a few of it has now not been on hand in the past in any structure, together with many illuminating memories that individuals provided particularly for this definitive anthology.

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