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Friday, March 29, 2013

#655: 2013, Lana Del Rey, Chelsea Hotel No 2

March 29, 2013

Lana Del Rey released this cover of Leonard Cohen‘s Chelsea Hotel No 2 this week.  It is a great song and Del Rey’s voice suits it well. The original of course is about Cohen’s brief affair with Janis Joplin, released four years after her death.  It mixes the profane (“Giving me head on the unmade […]

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