Leonard Cohen ‎– Recent Songs

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Columbia ‎– 474750 2, Columbia ‎– COL 474750 2, Columbia ‎– 02-474750-10
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1 The Guests
Acoustic Guitar – Leonard CohenArranged By [Backing Vocals], Backing Vocals – Jennifer WarnesBass – Abraham LaborielOrgan – Randy WaldmanOud – John BilezikjianViolin – Raffi Hakopian
6:39
2 Humbled In Love
Backing Vocals – James Gilstrap*, Julia Tillman*, Maxine Willard*, Roger St. Kenerly, Stephanie SpruillBass – Charles Roscoe Beck*Drums – Steve MeadorElectric Guitar – Mitch WatkinsElectric Piano – Bill GinnSaxophone – Paul Ostermeyer*
5:15
3 The Window
Acoustic Guitar – Leonard CohenBacking Vocals – Jennifer WarnesBass – Abraham LaborielCello – Edgar Lustgarden*Organ – Randy WaldmanOud – John BilezikjianViolin [Solo] – Raffi Hakopian
5:55
4 Came So Far For Beauty
Bass – John Miller (2)Co-producer, Arranged By, Piano – John LissauerWritten-By – J. Lissauer*
4:03
5 The Lost Canadian (Un Canadien Errant)
Arranged By – Leonard CohenConductor [Mariachi Band] – Luiz BriseñoGuitar – Ricardo Gonzalez (2)Guitar [Biguela] – Filipe PerezGuitarrón – Everado SandovalTrumpet – Jose Perez, Pablo SandovalViolin – Agostin Cervantes, Armando Quintero, Luiz Briseño, Miguel SandovalWritten-By – M.A. Gerin-Lajoie*
4:41
6 The Traitor
Acoustic Guitar – Leonard CohenArranged By [Strings], Conductor [Strings] – Jeremy LubbockBass – Abraham LaborielOrgan – Randy WaldmanOud – John BilezikjianViolin [Solo] – Raffi Hakopian
6:14
7 Our Lady Of Solitude
Bass – Charles Roscoe Beck*Drums – Steve MeadorElectric Guitar – Mitch WatkinsOboe – Earle Dumler*Piano – Bill GinnPiano [Yamaha] – Garth Hudson
3:13
8 The Gypsy's Wife
Accordion – Garth HudsonAcoustic Guitar – Leonard CohenBass – Charles Roscoe Beck*Oud – John BilezikjianViolin – Raffi Hakopian
5:13
9 The Smokey Life
Acoustic Guitar – Leonard CohenArranged By [Strings], Conductor [Strings] – Jeremy LubbockDrums – Steve MeadorElectric Piano – Bill GinnEnglish Horn – Earle Dumler*Vocals [Duet] – Jennifer Warnes, Leonard Cohen
5:18
10 Ballad Of The Absent Mare
Conductor [Mariachi Band] – Luiz BriseñoGuitar – Leonard Cohen, Ricardo Gonzalez (2)Guitar [Biguela] – Filipe PerezGuitarrón – Everado SandovalTrumpet – Jose Perez, Pablo SandovalViolin – Agostin Cervantes, Armando Quintero, Luiz Briseño, Miguel Sandoval
6:23

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Originally released in 1979.
Recorded and Mixed at A&M Studios, Hollywood, California.

Un Canadien Errant (The Lost Canadian) written in 1842.

All songs © 1979 Stranger Music Inc., BMI

Steve Meador, Charles Roscoe Beck, Bill Ginn, Mitch Watkins and Paul Ostermayer are members of the band PASSENGER from Ausin, Texas.

"This cd is dedicated to my friend IRVING LAYTON, incomparable master of the inner language."

Back cover: © 1979 Sony Music Entertainment Inc. / Distribution Sony Music
CD: ℗ 1979 Sony Music Entertainment Inc.

Catalog number 474750 2 on spine and disc
Catalog number COL 474750 2 on back sleeve
Catalog number 02-474750-10 on back sleeve and disc.

Made in Austria.

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Barcode (Text): 5 099747 475023
  • Barcode (Scanned): 5099747475023
  • Label Code: LC 0162
  • Rights Society: BIEM/SDRM
  • Price Code: CB 701
  • Other: CDM
  • Matrix / Runout (Variant 1, 3, 6): S0247475010-1010 45 A3
  • Matrix / Runout (Variant 2): S0247475010-0101 35 C3
  • Matrix / Runout (Variant 4): Sony Music S0247475010-0101 45 A3
  • Matrix / Runout (Variant 5): Sony Music S0247475010-0101 45 A4
  • Mastering SID Code (Variant 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6): IFPI L555
  • Mould SID Code (Variant 1): IFPI 94W8
  • Mould SID Code (Variant 2): IFPI 947A
  • Mould SID Code (Variant 3): IFPI 94Y6
  • Mould SID Code (Variant 4): IFPI 94Y3
  • Mould SID Code (Variant 5): IFPI 948A
  • Mould SID Code (Variant 6): IFPI 941A

Other Versions (5 of 39) View All

Cat# Artist Title (Format) Label Cat# Country Year
JC 36264 Leonard Cohen Recent Songs(LP, Album, Ter) Columbia JC 36264 US 1979 Sell This Version
JC 36264 Leonard Cohen Recent Songs(LP, Album) CBS JC 36264 Canada 1979 Sell This Version
88985435281 Leonard Cohen Recent Songs(LP, Album, RE, 180) Columbia, Legacy 88985435281 USA, Canada & Europe 2017 Sell This Version
CBS 86097 Leonard Cohen Recent Songs(LP, Album) CBS CBS 86097 Portugal 1979 Sell This Version
40-86097 Leonard Cohen Recent Songs(Cass, Album) CBS 40-86097 Netherlands 1979 Sell This Version

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