Striking Video: Leonard Cohen Performs Anthem – Adelaide 2013

adelaideI can’t run no more
With that lawless crowd
While the killers in high places
Say their prayers out loud
But they’ve summoned, they’ve summoned up
A thundercloud
And they’re going to hear from me

Leonard Cohen – Anthem
Adelaide: Dec 11, 2013
Video by by alanm5049

Note: Originally posted Dec 12, 2013 at 1HeckOfAGuy.com, a predecessor of Cohencentric

Leonard Cohen Video: Webb Sisters Perform If It Be Your Will – Brussels 2013

If it be your will,
That I speak no more:
And my voice be still,
As it was before …

Leonard Cohen, featuring Hattie & Charlie Webb – If It Be Your Will
Brussels: June 30, 2013
Video by albertnoonan

Note: Originally posted July 6, 2013 at 1HeckOfAGuy.com, a predecessor of Cohencentric

Leonard Cohen Video: Sharon Robinson Performs Alexandra Leaving – Brussels 2013

sharonAs someone long prepared for the occasion
In full command of every plan you wrecked
Do not choose a coward’s explanation
that hides behind the cause and the effect

Leonard Cohen, featuring Sharon Robinson – Alexandra Leaving
Brussels: June 30, 2013
Video by albertnoonan

Note: Originally posted July 6, 2013 at 1HeckOfAGuy.com, a predecessor of Cohencentric

Video: Leonard Cohen Performs A Singer Must Die – Sydney 2010

“Singer Must Die” Surprises, Delights Leonard Cohen Fans

And all the ladies go moist, and the judge has no choice,
a singer must die for the lie in his voice.

I had complained about  “the sparsity of videos from the Leonard Cohen World Tour posted on YouTube since the New Zealand-Australia leg began,” but catching this rarity on video compensates for a lot.

Leonard Cohen – A Singer Must Die
Sydney: Nov 9, 2010
Video from esquared11

Note: Originally posted Nov 10, 2010 at 1HeckOfAGuy.com, a predecessor of Cohencentric