“Just a little green, like the color when the spring is born. There’ll be crocuses to bring to school tomorrow. Just a little green.” Joni Mitchell once sang that about Jared Leto’s hair. Now what’s she singing? A different tune, no doubt. Read more...
In 1969 the Woodstock Festival inspired Joni Mitchell to dream of "bomber death planes ? turning into butterflies above our nation."
The entities who administer frequent travel loyalty programs may not have paved paradise and put up a parking lot as sung by Joni Mitchell in the 1970 song Big Yellow Taxi — unless you count Terminal 3 at John F. Kennedy International...Show More Summary
Joni Mitchell's Both Sides Now Growing old is never easy. We have our aches, our pains, and even our fleeting mental sharpness. For the person who makes a living on the strengths of their musical ability, especially their voice, the stakes can be even higher. Show More Summary
Emmylou Harris: "Born to Run" Joni Mitchell: "Carey" Linda Ronstadt: "When Will I Be Loved?"
A coalition for a fossil-fuel-free future is up against an out-of-state energy firm's gas storage project. Let’s amend the famous line from Joni Mitchell’s “Yellow Taxi” to fit this moment in the Finger Lakes region of New York State. Show More Summary
By Ellen Cantarow | (Tomdispatch.com) | – – Let’s amend the famous line from Joni Mitchell’s “Yellow Taxi” to fit this moment in the Finger Lakes region of New York State. There,…
Cross-posted with TomDispatch.com Let’s amend the famous line from Joni Mitchell’s “Yellow Taxi” to fit this moment in the Finger Lakes region of New York State. There, Big Energy seems determined to turn paradise, if not into a parking lot, then into a massive storage area for fracked natural gas. Show More Summary
Let’s amend the famous line from Joni Mitchell’s “Yellow Taxi” to fit this moment in the Finger Lakes region of New York State...
It’s another sad realization in the life of Joni Mitchell. Back in March Joni was found unconscious and was raced to the hospital. After conflicting reports, we found out that Mitchell had a brain aneurysm and was still struggling. Now,...Show More Summary
So many reports have been flying in the past few months about Joni Mitchell's condition, that it's been difficult to keep up with how she's actually doing after suffering a brain anuerysm back in March. One minute people are saying she's in dire straits and the next they're saying she's fine. Recently, singer David Crosby, who used [...]
Joni Mitchell has made "remarkable progress" over the last few months and is now expected to make a full recovery. According to court documents, an attorney appointed to Mitchell's conservatorship case visited the legendary singer/songwriter on June…
I wanted to get my initial report on the Joni Mitchell conference out quickly. But since posting it, more thoughts have bubbled up through my mind. I’m thinking here mostly about how a humanities conference varies from a science one. Now of course this is only anecdote, nothing like a scientific survey: my sample size is […]
I got back this lunchtime from something a bit different in my academic career. I attended Court and Spark: an International Symposium on Joni Mitchell, hosted by the university of Lincoln and organised by Ruth Charnock. I went mostly because I love Joni Mitchell’s music. But also partly because, as a scientist, I have a necessarily skewed […]
Musician Joni Mitchell is recovering from an aneurysm she suffered in March, according to a statement from her conservator, Leslie Morris. Contrary to rumors about her condition, Mitchell can speak, and is going through therapy to help...Show More Summary
At the end of April, folk singer Joni Mitchell was rushed to a hospital after being found unconscious and unresponsive in her home. Early rumors suggested that she was in a coma, but a later report denied that and said that she was “alert”...Show More Summary
After much speculation, Joni Mitchell's friend and conservator has confirmed the famous folk singer did suffer a brain aneurysm that required her hospitalization in March. However Leslie Morris has denied that Mitchell is unable to speak...Show More Summary
Joni Mitchell suffered a brain aneurysm in March, her longtime friend confirmed, adding that the musical legend is “speaking well,” and working toward walking again. Leslie Morris, who’s also acting… READ ON
Joni Mitchell's friend and conservator is setting the record straight on the Canadian singer's condition after she was rushed to the hospital in March. Though singer David Crosby claimed Mitchell was "not speaking yet" in an interview with HuffPost Live on Friday, Leslie Morris approved a statement on JoniMitchell.com...
David Crosby took to Twitter to clear up some misconceptions about his statements regarding Joni Mitchell. Fans, including Hollywood celebrities, who are concerned about Mitchell’s welfare also expressed their well wishes to the iconic...Show More Summary