Lou Reed On Leonard Cohen: “A figure whose body of work achieves greater mystery and depth as time goes on”

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Without question one of the most important and influential songwriters of our time, a figure whose body of work achieves greater mystery & depth as time goes on.

 

Lou Reed
On Leonard Cohen

 

From Lou Reed’s introduction of Leonard Cohen at Cohen’s 2008 Rock And Roll Hall Of Fame induction. Photo by Man Alive! – Lou ReedUploaded by Yarl, CC BY 2.0, Wikipedia Commons.

I am republishing selected posts from my former Leonard Cohen site, Cohencentric, here on AllanShowalter.com (these posts can be found at Leonard Cohen). This entry was originally posted October 28, 2013 at DrHGuy.com, a predecessor of Cohencentric.

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