Leonard Cohen to play Extra Day at A Day at the Hop Farm
Due to popular demand, festival organizer Vince Power has announced an additional date for Leonard Cohen on A Day at the Hop Farms' line up.
The legendary song writer will play a three hour set on Sunday 9th of September as well as Saturday 8th. Hop Farm festival will be Cohen's only UK dates this year and are part of his world tour. This will be an all seated, open air gig and tickets go on sale to the general public at 9am on Monday 21st May. Members of Leonard Cohen's fan club can purchase advance tickets from 9am on Friday 18th May.
For more information head to the official site at adayatthehopfarm.com
Purchase and listen
Whether you find yourself befuddled as you often ask people this question, or you stammer with embarrassment and a bit of rage as you are often asked this question, You might want to carry on reading. Music that stretches past the mark of ten years, usually even less than that, tends to get looked down on as dated, a novelty, something that just isn't worth the time and devotion given to today's music. It's understandable for some minds to think that; come on, what's a song writte... (continued) [read more]
Long ago I learnt to accept that the charts were not worth fussing over. I was fine with the fact that meaningless, manufactured singles are always going to shoot straight to number one, especially during Christmas time, because really, what does it matter? That was before I learnt that the latest product from the X FactorÂ conveyabelt was to be yet another cover of Leonard Cohen's 'Hallelujah'. The only difference between this single and all other versions of 'Hallelujah' ever... (continued) [read more]
We had a pretty interesting week here at The 405; we brought you a bunch of new columns, the second edition of 'Black Vase', a new 'Plastic Platform' mix, an iPad book/site playlist, a load of reviews, a lot of news and more. Below you will find the playlist equivalent of the week we've had. Enjoy. [read more]