July 08, 1994 at 04:00 AM EDT
We gave it a B

No one ever accused pop poet Leonard Cohen of being a live wire. Which makes the idea of a concert album — Cohen Live: Leonard Cohen in Concert — from this brilliant but bookish star puzzling. So look at it this way: The record is a nice excuse for a Cohen ”best of” collection, and a fresh chance to savor Cohen’s world of morbidity and miracles. B

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