A highlight from On 'Who By Fire,' First Aid Kit Stage A Love Letter To Leonard Cohen

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You're listening to the world cafe. I am kaleo. It takes a little bit of faith to release a cover of a master songwriter and performer. It takes a whole lot of courage to dedicate an entire tribute album and live concert to them. That's exactly what first aid kit did with. Who by fire a tribute to leonard cohen. swedish sisters. Joanna and clara soderbergh teamed up with the royal dramatic theatre in stockholm to stage their love letter to cohen. Shortly after he passed away the result is a sprawling and layered celebration of the canadian songwriters life featuring over a dozen musicians and guests giving us a chance to see his work in a new light and importantly sound. We'll talk to joanna and clara about how this came together. How they discovered cohen. And listen to how this ambitious project came out sounding

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