8 thoughts on “ Famous Blue Raincoat

  1. This CD contains some of Cohen's most lovely songs: "Famous Blue Raincoat," "Song of Bernadette," and "Joan of Arc." Unfortunately these great tunes are sandwiched between more self-pitying sounding songs such as "Came So Far for Beauty" and "The Singer Must die."/5().
  2. Wayne Gillespie and Rob Grosser have conjured up a collection of original songs built around Wayne’s Cohen inspired lyrics and Rob's eclectic rhythms. So their upcoming Famous Blue Raincoat Album; songs that invoke a whole range of human emotions: Love, Hate, Joy, Sadness, Fear, Anger, Anticipation and Acceptance.
  3. Released on the album Songs of Love and Hate, “Famous Blue Raincoat” offers up perhaps the clearest synthesis of Cohen the poet-novelist and Cohen the singer-songwriter, as he relays a vividly.
  4. May 24,  · The blue raincoat is a central symbol in the poem. A raincoat is a protection against wet weather, against the storms of life. “Leonard’s” raincoat was famous, because it had always protected him. He was lucky, blessed by life.
  5. About “Famous Blue Raincoat” 1 contributor From the acclaimed album Songs of Love and Hate – a very personal song in a form of a letter from one side of a love triangle to another, invoking.
  6. Mar 17,  · Famous Blue Raincoat by John Etherington» Mon Sep 20, pm I've always identified this song with the triangle in "Beautiful Losers" - the narrator (who we assume to be Leonard) his wife and "F", his friend/enemy who had the affair with his wife.
  7. Aug 07,  · Product Description On Famous Blue Raincoat: The Songs of Leonard Cohen, Jennifer Warnes rearranged and reinterpreted some of Leonard Cohen's greatest songs for a unique album that remains the ultimate tribute to Cohen's music. It was greeted with rave reviews, and made numerous year-end best-of lists/5().

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