OLD IDEAS WITH NEW FRIENDS: The Mountain Goats cover “The Smokey Life”

As part of the ongoing celebration of Leonard Cohen’s legendary 40 years in music and newly released album “Old Ideas”, a handful of today’s artists such as Deerhunter's Bradford Cox, Cults, Cold War Kids, and Greg Dulli.

We are proud to present the next entry in the series, a tender rendition of “The Smokey Life” performed by The Mountain Goats' John Darnielle, exclusively on

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'Old Ideas' is available from Leonard's Official Music Store, or