Iggy Pop has shared a brand new model of Leonard Cohen’s “You Need It Darker,” which can seem on Right here It Is: A Tribute To Leonard Cohen, out October 14. (Already-released Cohen covers from the tribute embody “Coming Again To You” by James Taylor, “Well-known Blue Raincoat” by Nathaniel Rateliff, “Steer Your Means” by Norah Jones, and “Suzanne” by Gregory Porter.) Think about this a bit comfort for Pop’s having to cancel final weekend Desert Daze headlining set (he was changed by Seaside Home) attributable to his band’s visa points.
“There’s no person like Leonard, not in the entire world,” Pop says in an announcement about masking Cohen, who died in 2016. Produced by Larry Klein, Right here It Is additionally options contributions from Peter Gabriel, Sarah McLachlan, Luciana Souza, Mavis Staples, and David Grey.
Take heed to Iggy Pop’s reimagining of “You Need It Darker” under.
Right here It Is: A Tribute To Leonard Cohen is out 10/14 by way of BlueNote.