CBC To Broadcast Special Leonard Cohen Tribute Concert

CBC To Broadcast Special Leonard Cohen Tribute Concert

CBC announced Thursday that it will air Leonard Cohen‘s star-studded tribute concert on CBC Radio platforms on Tuesday November 7, 2017. The event will also air on CBC-TV on January 3, 2018.

The Leonard Cohen – Tower Of Song tribute concert is set to take place at the Bell Centre in Montreal on Monday, November 6, 2017.

The commemorative event will feature a lineup of renowned artists, including:

  • Ron Sexsmith
  • Bettye Lavette
  • Courtney Love
  • Coeur de Pirate
  • BØRNS
  • Seth Rogen
  • Elvis Costello
  • Lana Del Rey
  • Feist, Philip Glass
  • k.d. lang
  • The Lumineers’ Wesley Schultz And Jeremiah Fraites
  • Damien Rice
  • Sting
  • Patrick Watson
  • Adam Cohen
  • Philip Glass

Fans can catch the radio broadcast on Tuesday, November 7, at 8 p.m. (8:30 p.m. NT) on CBC Radio 2.  A televised version of the event will air on January 3, 2018, at 8 p.m. (8:30 p.m. NT) on CBC-TV.

Cohen died on November 7, 2016, at the age of 82 at his home in Los Angeles.

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