Listen: Leonard Cohen’s new song “Almost Like the Blues”


Legendary singer-songwriter Leonard Cohen has announced the full details of his upcoming LP, Popular Problems. Spanning nine tracks, Cohen’s 13th studio album was produced by Patrick Leonard, mastered at Marcussen Mastering, and was recorded and mixed by Jesse E. String with additional mixing by Bill Bottrell. A release date is set for September 21st (Cohen’s 80th birthday) via Columbia Records.

In anticipation of the album’s release, Cohen has revealed “Almost Like the Blues”.

Popular Problems serves as the follow-up to Cohen’s 2012 LP, Old Ideas. However, whereas Cohen supported the release of Old Ideas with an extensive world tour, he reportedly has no plans to tour behind his new album.

Popular Problems Tracklist:
01. Slow
02. Almost Like The Blues
03. Samson In New Orleans
04. A Street
05. Did I Ever Love You
06. My Oh My
07. Nevermind
08. Born In Chains
09. You Got Me Singing

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