Buy Leonard Cohen Tickets
Leonard Cohen Tickets
The 75-year-old living legend of the music industry, Leonard Cohen is going to have a live concert real soon! This man is multi-talented and has done outstanding works for folk music. He has been writing and singing for the past 60 years now. Cohen is a Canadian Music Hall of Famer and has won many awards for his chart breaking compositions. The artist never gets tired of entertaining his fans. The world famous folk rock musician is all set to make your day once again with his stellar collection of songs. You should surely come to this concert! Get your Leonard Cohen Tickets now!
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Get Leonard Cohen tickets to see the Canadian singer/songwriter perform live. The multi-talented artist has been entertaining fans with his contemporary folk, rock music for decades now. He has also received much acclaim as a poet and a novelist. The unique art of blending poetry and timeless literature work into beautiful music is something he does brilliantly.
Cohen has not stuck to one pursuit in life. He has followed his personal and creative desires, drifting from writing to music and religious quests. He is a man who only started music as a career when he was in his thirties. It was a daring, yet a challenging move. When he started his music career Cohen was already an established name in the literary circles. Music was something he enjoyed and this passion saw its manifestation when he re-invented himself as singer, composer and a performer.
At the time Leonard Cohen started off with his music career, the odds were not too great for him. He was too old to be in pop singing and had never played with professionals yet he went ahead and proved himself. Cohen with his fantastic style and unique voice managed to make a niche for himself in the music world. His literary and poetic sensibilities helped him as a songwriter and his lyrical skills got him appreciation.
Cohen’s interest in music and poetry can be traced back to his early days of school where he studied both subjects. His mother encouraged him to study poetry. During his childhood days, Cohen also displayed a keen interest in playing guitar. He formed a group at that time to enjoy his musical interest. The group was a country-folk group by the name of The Buckskin Boys.
As for his writing skills, his creative talent soon became evident at his McGill University. His first poetry book, Let Us Compare Mythologies was compilation of work when he was only in his late teens which got him great reviews. Taking his literary pursuits further he came up with his second book, titled The Spice-Box of Earth. With this Leonard Cohen came to be a known as a new literary figure all across Canada.
Being from a solid background, Cohen led a comfortable lifestyle. He continued writing novels and poetic collections while managing his family business. His book titled Beautiful Losers in 1966 was a big success that enjoyed tremendous sales. Along with this, he released his poetic collections that were also appreciated. At this time, he started writing his own songs. He got a break in the music industry, in 1960s with Judy Collin’s Suzanne that got a wide airplay. Collins persuaded him to return to performing. He started performing at local festivals until he was noticed by John H. Hammond. Hammond got Cohen signed to Columbia Records.
Cohen’s first album was released in 1967. It was titled Songs of Leonard and produced by John Smith instead of Hammond. The album was much appreciated throughout US and also gained acclaim in the UK. His voice perfectly suited the material. The album created a fan following for Cohen and was perhaps the most acclaimed album of his entire career.Other popular album by Leonard Cohen is Love and Hate released in 1971 and I'm Your Man released in 1988. His themes are mostly serious with intense subjects like spirituality, relationships, death, morality and sexuality. His exclusive music and voice has got him much recognition. His influential lyrics are a big factor that set his music style apart.
He is one of the most respected figures in music industry. Cohen is also well-known for his performances. He has a great public persona and inspires awe from his fans. When on stage he performs with great ease, enjoying every word and note. Even at his age Leonard Cohen is known to give delightful performances that have his fans asking for more. If you want to see his live concert then make sure you have Leonard Cohen tickets with you.