Topics include the publication of Book Of Longing, a discussion of Columbia Record’s decision not to release the Various Positions album, the music to which Leonard listens (e.g., You’ve Got Foetus On Your Breath1), his musical perspective, the significance of Suzanne’s refrain, his literary influences, and more.
Note: Because the first five minutes of the video is taken up with the official video for Dance Me To The End Of Love, the embedded video below is set to begin with the Leonard Cohen interview (5:15).
Leonard Cohen Guest Appearance
Hot Properties Talk Show With Richard Belzer: May 1, 1985
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Note: Originally posted Jan 6, 2014 at 1HeckOfAGuy.com, a predecessor of Cohencentric
- For more about Foetus On Your Breath, see Winner Of “Last Song I Would Have Guessed Would Be On Leonard Cohen’s Jukebox” – “Gums Bleed” By You’ve Got Foetus On Your Breath [↩]