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If there's one guy on earth cooler than George Clooney it's Leonard Cohen

Discussion in 'Anything goes' started by JR, Apr 20, 2012.

  1. JR

    JR Well-Known Member

    And the guy is 77. One of my all time fav Cohen songs and I won't even get into "Hallelujah"

    Am still a huge fan of his early works, his novel "Beautiful Losers" and his poetry, particularly his collection "Flowers for Hitler"
  2. waterytart

    waterytart Active Member

    What was Robert Altman's trademark? Movies where the dialogue danced and wove and doubled back and overlapped and overlapped and overlapped.

    Robert Fuckin' Altman stopped the dialogue for Leonard Cohen's soundtrack.
  3. The Big Ragu

    The Big Ragu Moderator Staff Member

    I'll be willing to bet that George Clooney holds a tune better than Leonard Cohen does.
  4. dooley_womack1

    dooley_womack1 Well-Known Member

  5. Inky_Wretch

    Inky_Wretch Well-Known Member

    Speaking of Cohen ...

  6. HC

    HC Well-Known Member

    I'd take that bet. Clooney wanted to do his own vocals for "O Brother, Where Are Thou" and even worked with a vocal coach. He did NOT get his aunt's vocal talent.
  7. Huggy

    Huggy Well-Known Member

    I'd bet JR holds a tune better than Cohen. He belongs in the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame as much as Cohen does. [/crossthread]
  8. U2 doing Tower of Song with Cohen

    Love this version
  9. HC

    HC Well-Known Member

    There's a bet you'd lose. Seriously. :D
  10. dooley_womack1

    dooley_womack1 Well-Known Member

    First, George Clooney will take Manhattan, and then he will take Berlin
  11. Mizzougrad96

    Mizzougrad96 Active Member

    They played If it be your will on some show this week, probably Revenge...
  12. Johnny Dangerously

    Johnny Dangerously Well-Known Member

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