This map displays all the locations referenced in those songs written or co-written by Leonard Cohen. It does not include poems or songs performed by Leonard Cohen but written by others.
Other Leonard Cohen Lyrical Maps
- Locations In Songs Written Or Co-Written By Leonard Cohen And Songs Covered By Leonard Cohen In Concert
- Locations In Songs Written Or Co-Written By Leonard Cohen, Songs Covered By Leonard Cohen In Concert, And Songs Casually Covered By Leonard Cohen
Clicking on a map marker reveals the pertinent excerpt from the lyrics, the song title, the album on which it was released, a link to the complete lyrics, and and a link to a video of the song (when available).
Map Markers And Information
All geographical locations (e.g., cities, streets, bodies of water) are shown by the standard Google marker shown below).
The blue circles with numbers indicate more than one marker in the same area. Zooming in on that area reveals the separate markers.
Caveats: This is a work in progress. More references to locations in Leonard Cohen’s songs may be discovered and added to the map. The format of the map and markers may also change.
The Leonard Cohen Lyrical Map Project
More information about the Leonard Cohen Lyrical Map Project, including lists of songs and locations, details about the criteria employed, and future phases involving mapping of locations in Cohen’s poetry and prose is available at the constantly updated project page, Leonard Cohen Lyrical Map: Locations In The Songs & Poems Of Leonard Cohen (A Work In Progress)