Photos & captions by J.S. Carenza III
Note: Originally posted Dec 16, 2012 at DrHGuy.com, a predecessor of Cohencentric
Note: Originally posted September 25, 2013 at DrHGuy.com, a predecessor of Cohencentric
The photo atop this post presents the Hillel Band at McGill: Nov 1954. That’s Leonard Cohen in the middle, rear with guitar and his friends, Robert Hershorn at far right with banjo and Mort Rosengarten second from right with trombone.
The Buckskin Boys, shown below, is widely regarded as Leonard Cohen’s first band, Information about the Buckskin Boys can be found at Identifying The Do-se-do Guy In Leonard Cohen’s First Band.
Note: Originally posted Jan 11, 2014 at DrHGuy.com, a predecessor of Cohencentric
As posted on this site April 25, 2017, Galerie A in Paris has organized an exhibition of Claude Gassian’s photos of Leonard Cohen (more information about this exhibition here) . Happily for those of us who can’t make it to Paris, Galerie A offers 20 of these photos online at
Thanks to Dominique BOILE, who first alerted us to this exhibition.