Info

The Leonard Cohen Tribute Concert.

Thompson participated in a series of Leonard Cohen tribute concerts, called "Came So Far for Beauty", produced and arranged by Hal Willner, performing along with Nick Cave, The McGarrigles, Martha Wainwright, Rufus Wainwright, Jarvis Cocker, Beth Orton, Laurie Anderson, Linda Thompson, Antony Hegarty, and Cohen's original backing singers Perla Batalla and Julie Christensen. The concerts were performed in New York, Brighton, Dublin and Sydney. The Sydney concert was filmed and became Leonard Cohen: I'm Your Man, a film tribute to the legendary songwriter. A CD soundtrack featuring select covers from the tribute concerts was released by Verve Records in 2006; Thompson contributes covers of "Tonight Will Be Fine" and "The Future".

Add to Lightbox Download
Filename
AZO_061005_19378.jpg
Copyright
©Antonio Zazueta Olmos info@antonioolmos.com www.antonioolmos.com (+44) 07717296351 1 Ashridge Gardens London, N13 4JY United Kingdom
Image Size
4368x2912 / 1.9MB
www.antonioolmos.com
Contained in galleries
The Leonard Cohen Tribute Concert
Thompson participated in a series of Leonard Cohen tribute concerts, called "Came So Far for Beauty", produced and arranged by Hal Willner, performing along with Nick Cave, The McGarrigles, Martha Wainwright, Rufus Wainwright, Jarvis Cocker, Beth Orton, Laurie Anderson, Linda Thompson, Antony Hegarty, and Cohen's original backing singers Perla Batalla and Julie Christensen. The concerts were performed in New York, Brighton, Dublin and Sydney. The Sydney concert was filmed and became Leonard Cohen: I'm Your Man, a film tribute to the legendary songwriter. A CD soundtrack featuring select covers from the tribute concerts was released by Verve Records in 2006; Thompson contributes covers of "Tonight Will Be Fine" and "The Future".