Leonard Cohen

‘So Long, Marianne' Muse Dies Days After Receiving Leonard Cohen Letter

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 08.04.2016 | Canada Living

Marianne Ihlen has died at the age of 81.

Best Canadian Albums Of 2014

Huffington Post Canada Music | Liisa Ladouceur | Posted 12.03.2014 | Canada Music

Truth be told, if you were looking for Canadians making big commercial waves in music this this year, you would have found them on the singles charts....

Leonard Cohen, 80, And Tony Bennett, 88, Top Album Charts

The Huffington Post Canada | Joshua Ostroff | Posted 10.03.2014 | Canada Music

Canadians are hardly slouches in the international music world. Much like Sweden and Jamaica, we punch well above our weight. But mostly one hears abo...

Leonard Cohen On New Album And Smoking Again Now That He's 80

AFP | Posted 09.24.2014 | Canada Music

Releasing a new album near his 80th birthday, Leonard Cohen cheekily addresses his age in the very first song, intoning, "It's not because I'm old ......

Here Are The Fall's Biggest Album Releases...

AFP | Posted 09.08.2014 | Canada Music

(Relaxnews) - Some of the anticipated music of the year is due out in 2014's final months. Ahead, there are Pink Floyd's 15th studio album and offerin...

Canadian Couple Photograph The Greatest Anti-Rock Stars In History

The Huffington Post Canada | Juliette Jagger
 | Posted 08.19.2014 | Canada Music

Over the course of the past three decades, Canadian husband and wife photographers Viliam Hrubovcak and Jolie Fejer have become widely known for their...

Is Leonard Cohen Dropping A Beyoncé-Style Surprise Album?

The Huffington Post Canada | Jason MacNeil | Posted 08.10.2014 | Canada Music

Although neither the musician nor his record label have confirmed it, it seems that Leonard Cohen may be celebrating his 80th birthday next month with...

WATCH: A Veritable Symphony Of Open Letters

HuffPost Canada Music | Sarah Kurchak | Posted 12.06.2013 | Canada Music

Letter Writing Day may be on December 7, but the music world has been celebrating for a months now with its newfound fondness for posting open letters...

12 Epic Reminders Of Canada's Greatness

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 12.08.2013 | Canada

It's a super weird time to be Canadian. Toronto's crack-smoking mayor seems to have single-handedly reshaped the world's concept of our country and un...

New York Times 'Kills' Leonard Cohen

HuffPost Canada Music | Jason MacNeil | Posted 06.25.2013 | Canada Music

The New York Times made a grave error over the weekend when an article concerning Rufus Wainwright referred to Canada's beloved bard (and Wainwright's...

No LCBO Strike! Let's Contemplate This With Music

HuffPost Canada Music | Sarah Kurchak | Posted 05.17.2013 | Canada Music

Citizens of Ontario, rejoice! The LCBO strike has been averted. With that haunting specter no longer looming over our heads, we are free to go fort...

10 Songs For The Horror That Is The LCBO Strike

HuffPost Canada Music | Sarah Kurchak | Posted 05.15.2013 | Canada Music

Ontario is perched on the brink of disaster. Unless a deal can be reach later this week, the workers of the LCBO will go on strike, cutting us off ...

Who Joined Carly Rae Jepsen, Leonard Cohen In Early Juno Wins?

HuffPost Canada Music | Jen Zoratti | Posted 05.15.2013 | Canada Music

The televised Michael Bublé-hosted portion of the 2013 Juno Awards in Regina may be The Big Show, but Saturday's non-televised gala dinner is where m...

Watching the Watchdog: Trudeau, the Rightful Grand Chief

Tim Knight | Posted 06.19.2013 | Canada Politics
Tim Knight

Tim Knight writes the regular media column, Watching the Watchdog, for HuffPost Canada. O, young Lochinvar is come out of the west, Through all the ...

Saskatchewan Hot Spots for Visiting Juno Celebs

Vacay.ca | Posted 06.17.2013 | Canada Travel

The Juno Awards are just days away and Regina is buzzing as stars prepare to descend into the city. With the Saskatchewan capital not being the most well-known of Canada's destinations, we thought we would offer some advice to the nominees who may be wondering what to do in town.

How Canada Post Chooses What Goes on a Stamp

Robert Waite | Posted 05.20.2013 | Canada
Robert Waite

As the (non-paid) Chair of the Canada Post Stamp Advisory Committee, I'll try to explain how an image of Stompin' Tom (and others) finds its way on to that small piece of perforated real estate. But how do we pick the subjects? Well, it all starts with the Canadian public. Anyone can submit an idea for a stamp topic or subject.

Junos Pit Bieber And Carly Rae Against Leonard Cohen And Rush

Huffington Post Music Canada | Joshua Ostroff | Posted 04.18.2013 | Canada Music

If you ever needed evidence of the diversity in Canadian music – or the fact that the Junos can be a bit of an Oprah “You get a car! You get a car...

Adele, Carly Rae Jepsen, Celine Dion Rule Nielsen/Billboard 2012 Canadian Music Industry Report

Huffington Post Music Canada | Jason MacNeil | Posted 01.14.2013 | Canada Music

The Nielsen Company and Billboard released its year-end report for the Canadian music industry this afternoon, one which saw Adele, Celine Dion, Gotye...

9 Best Canadian Albums Of 2012

Huffington Post Music Canada | Huffington Post staff | Posted 12.31.2012 | Canada Music

It's almost time to turn the page and welcome another 365 days of the good, the bad and the ugly of music, but we can't let 2012 pass without a round-...

Justin Bieber, Drake Bested By Boy Band In Google's 2012 Top Searches

Huffington Post Music Canada | Jason MacNeil | Posted 12.12.2012 | Canada Music

He might not have any Grammy nominations but pop star Justin Bieber is still the talk of Google in Canada, albeit behind boy band One Direction. Ac...

All In The Family: One On One With Adam Cohen

The Huffington Post Canada | Erik Leijon, Spinner Canada | Posted 08.13.2012 | Canada Music

Adam Cohen is Leonard Cohen's son and rest assured; he's well aware of the fact. For the longest time the 39-year-old wanted to carve his own path as ...