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Jennifer Warnes

Jennifer Warnes

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Lenny and Jenny Sings Lenny

Interview by Biba Kopf, New Musical Express, 14 March 1987

A LEONARD COHEN song is the dark disaster that brings on the light. A slow and irresistible force, the rich laval flow of his voice ...

Jennifer Warnes: Famous Blue Raincoat (RCA)

Review by Len Brown, New Musical Express, 20 June 1987

THE TOTAL exhumation and resurrection of Leonard Cohen gathers alarming pace. Here Jennifer Warnes, one-time backer to ole grumble guts, runs through nine of laff-a-lifetime-Len's ...

Jennifer Warnes: Famous Blue Raincoat (RCA PL90048/CD)****

Review by Hugh Fielder, Sounds, 18 July 1987

THE SUBTITLE on the bottom left hand corner says 'The songs of Leonard Cohen', which you might think would be more likely to repel than ...

Terence Trent D'Arby: Introducing The Hard Line According To; Jill Jones: Jill Jones; Jennifer Warnes: Famous Blue Raincoat

Review by David Sinclair, The Times, 18 July 1987

Exciting find ...

Leonard Cohen: The return of the modern troubadour

Profile and Interview by Nicholas Jennings, Maclean's, 9 May 1988

LEONARD COHEN, hailed 20 years ago as Canada's answer to Bob Dylan, had slipped into obscurity. It was the mid-1980s, and audiences seemed more interested ...

Jennifer Warnes

Book Excerpt by Phil Hardy, Dave Laing, The Faber Companion to 20th-Century Popular Music, 2001

b. 3 March 1947, Seattle, Washington, USA ...

How we made Dirty Dancing's '(I've Had) The Time of My Life'

Interview by Henry Yates, The Guardian, 9 April 2019

Franke Previte, co-songwriter: ...

see also Leonard Cohen


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