Richard McGraw by Kevin Sprouls, creator of the Wall Street Journal-style portrait.
Hear “Balmville Motel,” Richard McGraw’s take on Leonard Cohen’s classic “
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Richard McGraw discusses the creation of “Balmville Motel”:
“It started as a joke when I replaced the words ‘
I started writing it in 2002. It would take me five years to complete. I gave up on it for a year or two because it was such a daunting task. ‘
With Jay Foote’s (of Sufjan Steven’s Welcome Wagon and Diane Birch) arrangements and Fulton Lights production, ‘Balmville Motel’ turned out to be more of an epic rock ballad. I am inexplicably grateful for the life and work of Leonard Cohen.” – Richard McGraw, 2010
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