Bob Metzger (2008-2010 Tour)
Guitarist Bob Metzger has previously toured with Leonard Cohen on the 1988 “I’m Your Man” and 1993 “The Future” World Tours. He co-produced, along with engineer/producer Leanne Ungar, the 1994 CD “Cohen Live” which features highlights from both of the 1988 and 1993 tours. Bob is also listed as a consultant on the live CD of the 1979 tour, “Field Commander Cohen”. Bob played guitar, bass and pedal steel on 1992 CD “The Future” and guitar on 2001 CD “Ten New Songs”.
In addition to his work with Cohen, Metzger has toured and/or recorded with many diverse artists including folk rocker Iain Matthews, jazz diva Randy Crawford, Spencer Davis, Don McLean, bluesman Long John Baldry, country artists Carlene Carter and LeAnne Rimes. Bob plays six different instruments and has a busy career with record producing, recording studio session work and live performance. A long time Los Angeles resident, he has recently relocated to the East Coast.