Friday February 28, 2020

So long, Leonard

Cohen, the poet of zen and women, hits the final road

Nadine O’Regan

Arts Editor and Columnist

@nadineoregan
13th November, 2016
Leonard Cohen performs during day one of the Coachella Valley Music & Arts Festival 2009 Pic: Getty

“I’m ready, my Lord.”

Leonard Cohen, You Want it Darker, 2016

The closest I ever got to Leonard Cohen was seeing him on stage at the 3Arena in Dublin in September 2013 – and yet, in common with many of his fans, I couldn’t help but feel like I knew him, at least a little. That was one of the rare and wonderful things about Leonard Cohen, the...

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