“Dylan’s achievement is so monumental. He was the Picasso. I’m the Matisse. I love Matisse, but I’m in awe of Picasso.” Leonard Cohen (1992)


From “Cohen’s Future Is Now” by Jim Slotek: Toronto Sun, November 19, 1992.

The Cohen-Dylan Interface

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