You have left us. But you have left us the music. Leonard Cohen, fare well.
One for rock trivia fans: “Everybody seems to be ready. Are you ready?” Mick Jagger, Madison Square Gardens, November 1969 (only two weeks before Altamont, or so I read on Amazon). ‘Get Yer Ya Yas Out’. “Are you ready? Is everybody ready?” Leonard Cohen, Isle of Wight, August 31 1970. ‘Leonard Cohen Live at The Isle […]
A week after the event, Obama’s victory is still thrilling and has brought with it a ray of hope. Even some supportive words from Tony Blair have failed to completely dispel the mood of optimism. Ring the bells that still can ring Forget your perfect offering There’s a crack in everything That’s how the light […]