Isle of Wight 1970: Leonard Cohen

Isle of Wight 1970: Leonard Cohen

The year before the Isle of Wight 1970 Music Festival, the nation had begun to experience a shift. The days of peace were giving way to a menacing undercurrent. This undercurrent brought about the disruption at Woodstock where thousands of non-paying visitors forced...
Leonard Cohen’s Improv: When You Forget the Words

Leonard Cohen’s Improv: When You Forget the Words

Some think Leonard Cohen must’ve been a brooder.┬áThere were plenty of serious times, and then there were times that revealed a deep, creative sense of humor. Take for instance one of the times he forgot the words to a song. Leonard Cohen’s improv skills...