Famous Blue Raincoat

Many people have thrown their vocal hats at Leonard Cohen’s Famous Blue Raincoat so I’d steered clear until advised to look at it again. I did and I fell in deepest love. Working with Jenny Carr we found the subtle rage and redemption within and I couldn’t wait to record it with her and Dudley Philips. It carries all the weight of a huge story but Cohen feeds it drop by drop, masterfully bringing the personal and the universal together.

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“Possibly our greatest interpreter of Dylan’s songs,” Barb Jungr returns with the second single from the forthcoming collection, Forgetful Heart: Dylan and Cohen and Love, featuring love songs by Bob Dylan and Leonard Cohen.

Vocals and percussion: Barb Jungr
Piano and Accordion: Jenny Carr
Bass: Dudley Phillips
Arrangement: Jenny Carr and Barb Jungr 
Produced by Christoph Bracher
Written by Leonard Cohen
Publisher: BMG Rights Management (UK) LTD
Photo and image design Steve Ullathorne
Thanks to Nate Rogers, Constantine Sandis 
and Gary Browning