Tag: Leonard Cohen

  • Songs That Broke My Heart: Hallelujah by John Cale

    Songs That Broke My Heart: Hallelujah by John Cale

    Conventional wisdom will tell you nobody did Leonard Cohen’s “Hallelujah” better than Jeff Buckley. The few who disagree are likely of the opinion that nothing beats the original. Here’s a third opinion: the person who transformed Cohen’s song into the modern standard it is today was John Cale. As I started to compile songs for […]