In these dark days Amanda Palmer and Neil Gaiman found comfort and hope in the work of Leonard Cohen. Together they recorded this new version of “Democracy.” Amanda composed the piano and Neil recorded the lyrics. Their friends David Mack and Olga Nunes created this stunning video to go with the song. They gave it as a gift to support PEN America and its mission to celebrate and defend free expression.

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Purchase the song “Democracy” on Bandcamp. Lyrics by Leonard Cohen, performed by Neil Gaiman and Amanda Palmer. Click here to purchase!