Song Stuck in Our Heads Today: Joni Mitchell’s “Edith and the Kingpin” (1975)
“Edith and the Kingpin” appears on Joni Mitchell’s 1975 album ‘The Hissing of Summer Lawns’ ARTIST: Joni Mitchell TITLE: “Edith and the Kingpin” ALBUM: The Hissing of Summer Lawns (1975) BUY: Amazon | iTunes WATCH/LISTEN: Joni Mitchell Song Stuck in Our Heads Today: Joni Mitchell’s “Edith and the Kingpin” (1975)
Happy Birthday to Tift Merritt, born January 8, 1975
artists, particularly Joni Mitchell (Merritt once told a reporter, "I went through a Joni Mitchell phase -- and all girls go through a Joni Mitchell phase; if any girl tells you she never did, don't
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Celebrating—and Interrogating—Joni Mitchell’s Legacy as Her Masterpiece ‘Blue’ Turns 45
, learned about it just a few weeks ago. When a friend mentioned something in passing about Joni Mitchell and Celebrating—and Interrogating—Joni Mitchell’s Legacy as Her Masterpiece ‘Blue’ Turns 45 The first thing I hear when I think about Blue is Joni Mitchell’s voice. That isn’t to suggest that blackface, I was embarrassed that I had not already known. I was not, however, surprised. Joni Joni Mitchell know Joni Mitchell. What more might we ask of a transcendent singer-songwriter? I set out to write a that art—a distinction, in other words, between Joni Mitchell the person and the “I” that sings in
Happy Birthday to Joni Mitchell, Born November 7, 1943
female artist better typified the singer-songwriter movement of the '70s than Joni Mitchell, though Mitchell in 1965, and began performing under the name Joni Mitchell. A year later the couple moved to Please join the Albumism team in celebrating Joni Mitchell’s musical legacy and share your personal Happy Birthday to Joni Mitchell, Born November 7, 1943 Joni Mitchell Please join the Albumism team in celebrating Joni Mitchell’s musical legacy and share your personal memories of her with us.
Happy Birthday to Tierney Sutton, Born June 28, 1963
, 2004), and pop icon Sting (The Sting Variations, 2016). Her 2013 Joni Mitchell tribute After Blue
Happy Birthday to Mandy Moore, Born April 10, 1984
for Todd Rundgren, Joni Mitchell, and CSNY. In 2016, Moore joined the cast of the NBC family comedy of Coverage. Featuring covers of songs by Carole King, Joe Jackson, Joni Mitchell, and Carly Simon
THIS ALBUM IS ME: Courtney Marie Andrews Selects The Band’s ‘The Last Waltz’
of Emmylou Harris, Nanci Griffith, Joni Mitchell and Tift Merritt. While on tour recently, Andrews the moody and progressive rendition of Joni Mitchell's poetic "Coyote." In every tune the band backs
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Torch, her label didn't know how to market the set. Critics that championed her peer Joni Mitchell yet
Happy Birthday to Katie Melua, Born September 16, 1984
Women's Choir, In Winter featured original material from Melua alongside a cover of Joni Mitchell's "River
ALBUM REVIEW: Kele Okereke Strips Down His Sound on ‘Fatherland’
. Okereke’s acoustic stylings echo Joni Mitchell’s storybook folksiness, and his charming British quips
Happy Birthday to Tori Amos, Born August 22, 1963
between the orchestrated meditations of Kate Bush and the stripped-down poetics of Joni Mitchell. In Kate Bush but had the melodies and lyrical approach of Joni Mitchell. Atlantic sponsored a trip to
Happy Birthday to Ann Wilson, Born June 19, 1950
folk artists as Joni Mitchell, and as a result, her vocals could adapt between the two styles. The
Happy 40th Birthday to Gemma Hayes, Born August 11, 1977
shoegaze effects alongside the subdued melancholy of Joni Mitchell and Neil Young. This cross-genre appeal
Happy Birthday to Saul “Slash” Hudson, Born July 23, 1965
such artists as Neil Young and Joni Mitchell. The family eventually moved to Hollywood, where Hudson
Happy Birthday to Tracy Chapman, Born March 30, 1964
secured a management contract with Elliot Roberts, who had worked with Neil Young and Joni Mitchell. Roberts
INTERVIEW: Oleta Adams, a Voice of Peace & Strength in Our Uncertain Times
, protest songs and folk-pop numbers by the likes of Bob Dylan, Joni Mitchell, Cole Porter, and Nina
ALBUM REVIEW: Rosie Lowe Shines on Divine Debut ‘Control’
and Joni Mitchell, Lowe has spent the past few years honing her vocal chops and refining her elegant
Happy Birthday to Herbie Hancock, Born April 12, 1940
2005's Possibilities. An intriguing album of jazz treatments of Joni Mitchell compositions called River: The Joni Letters was released in 2007. In 2010 Hancock released his The Imagine Project album
INTERVIEW: Lucy Rose Embraces Change, Rekindles Her Muse
Drake’s Pink Moon, Carole King’s Tapestry, Joni Mitchell’s Blue, Tom Waits’ Closing Time, and Neil Young’s musical influences would be both Neil Young and Joni Mitchell. Feels like they have both been so
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