Artist's special in celebration of Joni Mitchell's 80th birthday She is a poet & a painter, a composer & an innovator, a singer & a guitarist. Born on November 7th, 1943, in Fort Macleod - Joni Mitchell!
Yes, exactly one week late, but last week was fundraiser week, and Joni Mitchell does not deserve to have to share her spotlight, so here we go!
P.S. Thanks again to everybody who donated last week!
BED:Music Played While Talking
AotW:Artist of the Week
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"If you hold sand too tightly in your hand, it will run through your fingers. Love, Joan." - yes, those were the words in the telegram she sent to Nash to break up with him. The album that followed is one thing only: exceptional!
“I was thinking of Amelia Earhart and addressing it from one solo pilot to another... sort of reflecting on the cost of being a woman and having something you must do." Joni named the album Hejira (arabic departure, exodus), since she wanted a title that said "running away with dignity"