Video: Leonard Cohen Performs A Singer Must Die – Sligo 2010

And all the ladies go moist, and the judge has no choice
A singer must die for the lie in his voice
And I thank you, I thank you for doing your duty
You keepers of truth, you guardians of beauty
Your vision is right, my vision is wrong
I’m sorry for smudging the air with my song


Leonard Cohen – A Singer Must Die
Lissadell House-Sligo: July 31, 2010
Video by albertnoonan


Also See Video: 1976 Leonard Cohen Solo Performance Of A Singer Must Die

I am republishing selected posts from my former Leonard Cohen site, Cohencentric, here on (these posts can be found at Leonard Cohen). This entry was originally posted Aug 1, 2010 at, a predecessor of Cohencentric.

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