Leonard Cohen’s posthumous album features constellation of Montreal stars

“I was just lucky to be in the right place at the right time,” Patrick Watson said.The singer-songwriter is one of several Montrealers who contributed to Leonard Cohen’s new posthumous album Thanks for the Dance, produced by Cohen’s son Adam.Watson has the album’s sole co-production credit, for the spooky standout The Hills. The opportunity arose out of a 2016 collaboration between...

Review: Leonard Cohen’s spirit moves us on Thanks for the Dance

It’s a bit much.I mean, how much Leonard Cohen can we take? Well, if it’s this good, keep it coming. Three years after his passing, our city’s venerated poet and baritone songsmith continues to pump out the hits with this week’s release of his posthumous album Thanks for the Dance.The cards were stacked squarely against this being an album of note. Cohen hit it out of the park with what...