Leonard Cohen

Baking A Musical Cake For Sheku And BAFTA

Tom Hodge | Posted 14.02.2017 | UK Entertainment
Tom Hodge

OK, so I confess this is not a blog about baking, rather it is about some of the musical ingredients that go into bringing a performance together. Li...

10-Year-Old With Autism And ADHD Sails Through 'Faultless' Performance Of 'Hallelujah'

The Huffington Post | Amy Packham | Posted 23.12.2016 | UK Parents

A 10-year-old girl with autism and ADHD sung an incredible rendition of Leonard Cohen’s ‘Hallelujah’, which has been heard by more than one mill...

Celebrity Deaths 2016: The Showbiz Stars We Lost Too Soon

The Huffington Post | Matt Bagwell | Posted 29.12.2016 | UK Entertainment

We’ve said goodbye to some of our most loved stars this year. There were big losses from the music world including legends David Bowie, Prince, Leo...

The Necessity Of Knowing Leonard Cohen (And Bob Dylan)

Maria Karvouni | Posted 18.11.2016 | UK Entertainment
Maria Karvouni

Music has a long history and it is not only good to know it, but also educative. Even some parts of it. People have so many things to do nowadays that...

Leonard Cohen's Manager Reveals Details Around Legendary Musician's Death

The Huffington Post | Matt Bagwell | Posted 17.11.2016 | UK Entertainment

Leonard Cohen’s manager has revealed more details around the legendary singer-songwriter’s death last week at the age of 82. No exact cause of dea...

Want To Feel Better? Listen To Leonard Cohen

Andre Spicer | Posted 15.11.2016 | UK Entertainment
Andre Spicer

Cohen's passing was widely mourned. One reason was that we turn to his music when we are feeling soaked to the bone by the black rain of the world. But if we want to feel better, shouldn't we avoid depressing music like Leonard Cohen?

Leonard Cohen's Music Comforted Me Through Drug Addiction And Rehabilitation

Matt Rowland Hill | Posted 15.11.2016 | UK Entertainment
Matt Rowland Hill

When I woke up one day in rehab, clean and sober at last, trying to find a way forward without alcohol and drugs, I turned to Cohen again and again to make sense of the mixture of desolation and fragile hope I felt.

Leonard Cohen Buried In Private Montreal Funeral, As Son Adam Reveals In Moving Message

The Huffington Post | Caroline Frost | Posted 13.11.2016 | UK Entertainment

Leonard Cohen has been buried in a private funeral in his native Montreal, his son has revealed in an extremely moving message to fans. Adam Cohen de...

15 Covers Of Leonard Cohen's 'Hallelujah' That Were Good, But Not A Patch On The Original

The Huffington Post | Ashley Percival | Posted 11.11.2016 | UK Entertainment

The music world has lost another great, with the news Leonard Cohen has died at the age of 82. He leaves behind a musical legacy, with songs such as ...

Listen To Leonard Cohen, Stephen Fry And Others Read WW1 Poetry

The Huffington Post | Sarah Harris1 | Posted 11.11.2016 | UK

Millions will gather today and over the weekend to remember members of the armed forces who have given their lives in the line of duty. Friday 11 Nove...

Leonard Cohen's Letter To His Dying Muse Takes On A New Poignancy Following His Death

The Huffington Post | Matt Bagwell | Posted 11.11.2016 | UK Entertainment

The music world is in mourning once again following the news that the legendary singer-songwriter Leonard Cohen has died at the age of 82. Prior to hi...

Tributes Pour In From The Music World For The Late Leonard Cohen

The Huffington Post | Ashley Percival | Posted 11.11.2016 | UK Entertainment

Tributes have poured in for Leonard Cohen, following the news the musician has died at the age of 82. His death was confirmed on his Facebook page sh...

Beloved Musician And Poet Leonard Cohen Dies Aged 82

The Huffington Post | Caroline Frost | Posted 14.11.2016 | UK Entertainment

Leonard Cohen has died aged 82, it has been confirmed. The veteran Canadian singer, poet and novelist’s death was announced on his Facebook page sh...

Leonard Cohen: You Want It Darker

Dan Einav | Posted 01.11.2016 | UK Entertainment
Dan Einav

When do we make the transition from childhood to adulthood? Is it when we turn sixteen? Eighteen? Twenty-one? On most airlines you're considered an ad...

Who Would You Like to Be There When You Die?

Karin Sieger | Posted 09.08.2017 | UK Lifestyle
Karin Sieger

Currently, the three people I would like to reach out to, say goodbye to and make peace with before I die, they have gone before me. They are dead. No more explanations. But I am taking their memories with me into every new day. I am trying to avoid repeats by speaking the truth and asking for the truth, even if I do not get an answer, even if the answer hurts.

Public Speaking Nerves? Take a Top Tip from Elvis

Michael J MacMahon | Posted 01.12.2016 | UK
Michael J MacMahon

"There are only two types of (public) speakers in the world: (1) the nervous and (2) liars." (Mark Twain) Are you in the first group? If so, you migh...

Arthur Smith's Nude Reviewer

Marissa Burgess | Posted 21.10.2013 | UK Comedy
Marissa Burgess

I'm still bemused as to why the sight of me naked is funny (yeah you can keep your comments to yourself on that one...) but it pretty much always gets a laugh, often a really big one.

Andrew Loog Oldham: the Man Who Gave the World The Rolling Stones

Jason Holmes | Posted 12.01.2013 | UK Entertainment
Jason Holmes

Andrew Loog Oldham lives in Colombia, far from the capital in which he made his name. He was born in Paddington, London and became at the age of 19 th...

Caroline Frost

X Factor: Is Alexandra Burke A Better Judge Than Kelly Rowland? (VOTE)

HuffingtonPost.com | Caroline Frost | Posted 31.12.2011 | UK Entertainment

X Factor may have had its challenges this week - The Risk losing a band member, Little Mix losing their name, judge Kelly Rowland losing her voice - b...