- A box set containing all of Leonard Cohen’s officially-released albums will be out on Oct. 11. That’s 17 in total, ranging from 1967’s “Songs of Leonard Cohen to 2009’s “Songs From the Road.” It’s also his 77th birthday today. Happy birthday! As a present, let’s give him a promise to never cover “Hallelujah” ever again.
- Indie rock heroes Guided By Voices have enough albums to populate a few dozen box sets. They’ll add to that list with a new album released in January, the first new recordings from the reunited “classic lineup” version of the group.
- GQ spent a day with Rick Ross . Verdict — yep, he’s the boss!
Clicky shuffle: Your random song for Wednesday morning:
- Leonard Cohen, “So Long, Marianne”