In conjunction with A Crack in Everything, the Leonard Cohen exhibit at Montreal's Musée d'art contemporain that ends its run on April 12, CBC co-produced five music videos, directed by Kaveh Nabatian. Each one is a cover of a Cohen song by an artist or group for whom Cohen was a major influence.
Enjoy these Cohen covers by the Barr Brothers, Basia Bulat, Half Moon Run, Leif Vollebekk and Little Scream.
The Barr Brothers cover 'Tower of Song'
Basia Bulat covers 'Dance me to the End of Love'
Half Moon Run covers 'Suzanne'
Leif Vollebekk covers 'That's no Way to Say Goodbye'
Little Scream covers 'I Can't Forget'
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From coast-to-coast-to-coast, the greatest storytellers and songwriters of Canada in one place. The nations songwriting circle. Hear: Leonard Cohen, Neil Young, Gordon Lightfoot, Bruce Cockburn, Ron Sexsmith and more!