You May Be A Leonard Cohen Fan If – “A scarf like Leonard’s” tops your Christmas list (since you already own 3 fedoras)

The Good News: You Have A Large Selection Of Scarves

If you don’t care for the one that he wore during the Weybridge show/storm (shown above), you could opt for the one that adorned him at Hanging Rock (shown below).

Hanging Rock – Nov 20, 2010. Photo by Hazel Anthony, Australia.


Or how about the one around his neck at the concert in St. Margarethen, Austria?

September 5, 2010 concert in St. Margarethen, Austria. Photo by Szilvia Szanto


Or even this one.

Chicago – Oct 30 2009. Photo by Lorca Cohen


Since the publication of the official criteria for the prototypical Leonard Cohen Fan Diagnosis, 301.LC Cohenphilic Personality Syndrome, Cohencentric has received numerous messages asking if one or another behavior is a symptom characteristic of a Leonard Cohen fan. Consequently, Cohencentric is publishing, as a public service, signs which indicate that one is at high risk of being a full-fledged Leonard Cohen fan.

All You May Be A Leonard Cohen Fan If … entries can be found at You May Be A Leonard Cohen Fan If.

Credit Due Department: Photo atop this post taken July 11, 2009 at Weybridge by dorsetbays

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 December 14, 2014 at, a predecessor of Cohencentric.

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