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Leonard Cohen

His son Adam Cohen finished the album with help from guests like Beck and Feist, but it sounds like classic Leonard – sex and death, the sacred and the profane Read more

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Marianne Ihlen Marianne & Leonard

Elevation Pictures

Nick Broomfield's doc about Leonard Cohen and Marianne Ihlen's relationship fails to penetrate the cliché of the poet-muse symbiosis Read more

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Flowers For Kazuo Ohno And Leonard Cohen

Carlos Lema Posada

The 13th annual arts fest lines up two big Indigenous music concerts, a dance tribute to Leonard Cohen and Kazuo Ohno and a theatrical show about Robert Mapplethorpe Read more

Culture

The Al Purdy Songbook gathers Snowblink, Jason Collett, Doug Paisley, a posthumous Gord Downie and more in tribute to the influential Canadian poet Read more

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Posthumously released collection The Flame finds the music icon sharply critiquing a culture that disappointed him Read more

Books

The Prism Prize has announced its 2018 shortlist – the 10 best Canadian music videos of the year. It includes music videos by Alice Glass, Daniel Caesar, Charlotte Day Wilson, Jessie Reyez, PUP and more. Read more

Music

Over 120 jurors chose a longlist that includes many Toronto-centric videos from the Weeknd, PUP, Clairmont The Second and others Read more

Music

The Art of Time Ensemble gathers a strong list of authors and musicians. Plus: Andrew W.K., Frank Turner at Massey Hall, King Krule and a ton of country music Read more

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The library's Appel Salon and eh List event series also include a tribute to late music icon Leonard Cohen and the Toronto Book Awards Read more

Books

The loss of so many musical icons and local heroes saw Torontonians come together to do a lot of public grieving this year Read more

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The singer/songwriter and poet was one of Canada's – and the world's – most distinctive and timeless artists Read more

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The sage poet takes stock of this anxious world and the dimming light Read more

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Racheal McCaig

Fans of the poet and singer/songwriter will enjoy the music, but the walls of this show aren't very sturdy Read more

Theatre

Popular Problems (Columbia) Read more

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Legendary songwriter performs marathon career-spanning set Read more

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Debunking the singing talents of Cohen, Jagger, Bono and Young Read more

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New and Notable Releases Read more

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New and Notable Releases Read more

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