Leonard Cohen On Setting First We Take Manhattan “to a kind of Sergio Leone Clint Eastwood soundtrack” + Official Video

I set [First We Take Manhattan] to a kind of Sergio Leone Clint Eastwood soundtrack which throws the lyric into some doubt; it throws it into some demented and somewhat humorous predicament – but not altogether.



Leonard Cohen


From Leonard Cohen – BBC Interview 1988


Leonard Cohen – First We Take Manhattan (Official Video)

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 June 24, 2014 at DrHGuy.com, a predecessor of Cohencentric.

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