Leonard Cohen’s “Live in London”

Leonard Cohen’s “Live in London” is his eighteenth album recorded July 17, 2008 at London”s O2 Arena.

LISTEN

Track Listing : 1.Dance Me To The End Of Love (Leonard Cohen) – 06:20 . 2.The Future (Leonard Cohen) – 07:20 . 3.Ain’T No Cure For Love (Leonard Cohen) – 06:16 . 4.Bird On The Wire (Leonard Cohen) – 06:14 . 5.Everybody Knows (Leonard Cohen, Sharon Robinson) – 05:52 . 6.In My Secret Life (Leonard Cohen, Sharon Robinson) – 05:02 . 7.Who By Fire (Leonard Cohen) – 06:35 . 8.Hey, That’S No Way To Say Goodbye (Leonard Cohen) – 03:47 . 9.Anthem (Leonard Cohen) – 07:20 . 10.Introduction (Leonard Cohen) – 01:29 . 11.Tower Of Song (Leonard Cohen) – 07:07 . 12.Suzanne (Leonard Cohen) – 03:46 . 13.The Gypsy’S Wife (Leonard Cohen) – 06:42 . 14.Boogie Street (Leonard Cohen, Sharon Robinson) – 06:57 . 15.Hallelujah (Leonard Cohen) – 07:20 . 16.Democracy (Leonard Cohen) – 07:08 . 17.I’M Your Man (Leonard Cohen) – 05:41 . 18.Recitation (Leonard Cohen, Neil Larsen) – 03:53 . 19.Take This Waltz (Leonard Cohen, Frederico García Lorca) – 08:37 . 20.So Long, Marianne (Leonard Cohen) – 05:24 . 21.First We Take Manhattan (Leonard Cohen) – 06:15 . 22.Sisters Of Mercy (Leonard Cohen) – 04:56 . 23.If It Be Your Will (Leonard Cohen) – 05:22 . 24.Closing Time (Leonard Cohen) – 06:15 . 25.I Tried To Leave You (Leonard Cohen) – 08:33 . 26.Whither Thou Goest (Guy Singer) – 01:27

Musicians : Leonard Cohen – Vocals . Bob Metzger – Guitar,Pedal Steel, Pedal Steel Guitar . Charles Webb – Guitar, Vocals (Background) . Dino Soldo – Harmonica, Keyboards, Vocals (Background), Wind, Wind Instruments . Hattie Webb – Harp, Vocals (Background) . Javier Mas – Archlute, Bandurria, Guitar (12 String), Lute . Neil Larsen – Vocals (18) , Keyboards Rafael Gayol – Drums, Percussion . Roscoe Beck – Bass (Electric), Bass (Upright), Standup Bass, Vocals (Background) . Sharon Robinson – Vocals (14), Vocals (Background) . Webb Sisters – Vocals (23), Vocals (Background)

Production : Produced By Edward Sanders, Steven Berkowitz . William Paden Hensley – Engineer, Mixing Assistant . Stephen J. Spencer – Engineer . Russell Wilson – Engineer . John Vannest – Engineer . Leanne Ungar – Engineer . Bob Ludwig – Mastering . Peter Asher – Mixing . Michael Brauer – Mixing . Jay Ruston – Mixing

Package : James Cumpsty – Photography . Lyssa Bloom – Wardrobe . Samantha Mcmillen – Stylist. Michael Petit – Graphic Design . Robert Yager – Photography . John Aizlewood – Liner Notes

Recorded On July 17, 2008 At London’S O2 Arena.

Released On March 31, 2009 By Columbia.

 Leonard Cohen

READ

The Independent
But what becomes immediately apparent listening to this wonderful double-album is that Cohen is possessed of a rare and remarkable ability to make colossal venues like the Royal Albert Hall and even the O2 Dome shrink to about the size of a police-box – or, more appropriately, a suburban boudoir. […]

Toronto Star
Not for a nanosecond in this 24-song concert does the septuagenarian folk music icon – grinning craftily from beneath a wide-brimmed fedora, like a Depression-era Montreal gangster sniffing a kill – miss a cue, a beat, a note, a word, or the opportunity to impress an adoring audience with his wit and bravado. […]

No Depression
First Impressions of Leonard Cohen ‘Live in London’No amount of cranking up Leonard Cohen can drown that out. Next to me is a man writing on paper (novel concept) and a small child (maybe six years old) writing on a computer (the next generation). So here we go with my first impressions, song by song, of Disc One from Leonard Cohen‘s performance in London:…. […]

BUY

Leonard Cohen’s “Live in London”

AMAZON . ITUNES . CD UNIVERSE .