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Joni Mitchell makes rare public appearance at Elton John's 70th birthday party

Joni Mitchell made a rare public appearance at Elton John’s 70th birthday party on Saturday, almost two years after she suffered a brain aneurysm.<p>The …

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The Monday Catch-Up - 27/03/2017

In signature style, Elton John celebrated his 70th birthday with a lavish Hollywood bash over the weekend. The guest list compromised of a mixture of …

Orange Is the New Black

Sunny Wilkinson’s last show at Hillsdale to feature the jazz music of Joni Mitchell

The Hillcats, Hillsdale’s faculty jazz band, will perform “The Music of Joni Mitchell,” from her iconic “Big Yellow Taxi Cab” to her later jazz work …

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Members of the Revolution Share 5 Favorite Prince Stories

Though Prince was one of pop music’s very brightest stars, he knew that he could shine even brighter surrounded by a great band. And none of his …

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It's a Man's World: Why Popular Culture Left Joni Mitchell Behind - Noisey

"I never wanted to be a star," Joni Mitchell said in an interview with Joe Smith in 1986. "I didn't like entering a room with all eyes on me." She's said things like that all her life. As a teenager, learning everything there was to learn about her, I used to think that maybe Joni Mitchell wasn't …

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It's a Man's World: Why Popular Culture Left Joni Mitchell Behind

On International Women's Day, we remember one of the most influential, and widely underrated, singer-songwriters of our time.<p>"I never wanted to be a star," Joni Mitchell said in an interview with Joe Smith in 1986. "I didn't like entering a room with all eyes on me." She's said things like that all …

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Hejira, review: Magical tribute to a heroine

Lisa Hanningan, Sabrina Mahfouz and Zimbabwean powerhouse Eska led this wonderful tribute to Joni Mitchell<p>Joni Mitchell never took too kindly to the …

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If You Like Joni Mitchell… You’ll Love Laura Marling

The title of <b>Laura Marling</b>’s new album, <i>Semper Femina</i>, may translate as “always woman”, but, as Marling explores on the record itself, the definition …

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Hugh's Room to reopen April 19

Toronto might be getting back some lost tunes — Hugh’s Room revealed Thursday that it’s planning to reopen its doors the week of April 19.<p>In an …

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It's a Man's World: Why Popular Culture Left Joni Mitchell Behind - Vice

"I never wanted to be a star," Joni Mitchell said in an interview with Joe Smith in 1986. "I didn't like entering a room with all eyes on me." She's said things like that all her life. As a teenager, learning everything there was to learn about her, I used to think that maybe Joni Mitchell wasn't …

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"Time Is Only Linear On Earth": A Discussion With Cosmic Country Singer Valerie June - Noisey

On one of the most blisteringly cold days in December I sat next to Valerie June in a small coffee shop and listened to her tell me about how music helped her and her family grieve the death of her father. "I feel like his spirit was so happy," she explains, describing the hospital room that was …

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Joni Mitchell: For The Roses

Her appeal is in the subtle texture of her toughness, and her readiness to tell secrets and make obscure and difficult feelings lucid and vocal. She …

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BBC Radio 2 - Johnnie Walker's Long Players, Series 7, Suzanne Vega & Joni Mitchell

Tonight Johnnie and broadcaster and journalist David Hepworth look at the 1985 breakthrough debut of New York new-waif singer songwriter Suzanne Vega and Joni Mitchell's classic third album Ladies Of The Canyon from 1970.<p>For the first time in the series, rather than hearing archive interview clips …

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Courtney Marie Andrews gives a compelling performance at The Keep - review

"Thanks for sticking in here like sardines," greets singer-songwriter Courtney Marie Andrews before her exquisite rendition of her lilting …

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Book Notes - Bill Hayes "Insomniac City"

<i>In the Book Notes series, authors create and discuss a music playlist that relates in some way to their recently published book.</i>Previous contributors …

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Oscars 2017: Watch Sara Bareilles Sing Joni Mitchell’s “Both Sides Now” For “In Memoriam”

Sara Bareilles gave a performance of Joni Mitchell’s “Both Sides Now” during the “In Memoriam” segment of the 89th Academy Awards tonight. Jennifer Aniston introduced the performance, which was sung over a montage of the actors, directors, and film industry people that passed away in 2016 (which …

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Oscars Pay Tribute to 'Dead' Movie Producer — Except She Is Still Very Much Alive

The 89th Academy Awards didn't exactly go as planned. The ceremony came to a disastrous end when Warren Beatty and Faye Dunaway announced “La La …

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24 Questions About ‘Girls’ Season 6, Episode 2

Really, Marnie?<p>As someone who’s made the <i>smart and perfectly respectable choice</i> to never ever see a horror movie, this latest installment of <i>Girls</i> …

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Inside the Dirty Projectors’ Studio, Guarded by Joni Mitchell and Missy Elliott

When the Dirty Projectors front man David Longstreth set up his studio in L.A. to work on his new self-titled album, he had two things on his mind: …

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Watch an epic, 23-minute video for the Genesis classic Supper's Ready

New York artist Nathaniel Barlam spent five months making a video for Genesis's Supper's Ready. We ask: WHY?<p>For many Genesis fans, 1972's <i>Supper's</i> …

Joni Mitchell 'moved' by Chance the Rapper's pre-Grammy Gala performance - NME

Joni Mitchell attended the pre-Grammy Gala last night (February 11) escorted by writer and filmmaker Cameron Crowe and author Daniel Levitin.<p>It was …

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Joni Mitchell “Moved” By Chance the Rapper’s Pre-Grammy Gala Performance

Last night, Joni Mitchell made her first public appearance since last August at Clive Davis’ pre-Grammy gala. Mitchell, who has kept a low profile since suffering an aneurysm in early 2015, attended the L.A. dinner with Cameron Crowe and author Daniel Levitin, and was “particularly moved by Chance …

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Joni Mitchell makes rare public appearance at Clive Davis' pre-Grammys gala

After recovering from a stroke and aneurysm in 2015, Joni Mitchell made a rare public appearance on Saturday at Clive Davis’ annual pre-Grammy gala at the Beverly Hilton in Los Angeles. The Grammy-winning singer-songwriter was feted at the star-studded dinner by her industry peers, including Judy …

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Joni Mitchell Attends Clive Davis's Pre-Grammys Party

Joni Mitchell made a rare public appearance at Clive Davis's annual pre-Grammys party on Saturday. 73-year-old Mitchell suffered a brain aneurysm and …

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Folk Music Icon Joni Mitchell Makes Rare Public Appearance After 2015 Stroke at Clive Davis' Pre-Grammys Gala

Folk singer and music icon Joni Mitchell made a rare public appearance over the weekend, attending the Clive Davis Pre-Grammy Gala in Los Angeles …

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Rare Joni Mitchell Sighting, Raw Mary J. Blige Performance Dominate Emotional Night at Clive Davis’s Pre-Grammy Gala

It was an emotional evening at Clive Davis’s glitzy annual pre-Grammy gala, held Saturday at the Beverly Hilton hotel in Los Angeles. While …

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Joni Mitchell makes rare appearance at Clive Davis' pre-Grammy party

LOS ANGELES — In times like these, everyone could use some good news.<p>For guests at Clive Davis' annual pre-Grammys gala Saturday night, it was the reemergence of folk-rock icon Joni Mitchell, making a rare public appearance after suffering a stroke and brain aneurysm in 2015. When Davis announced …

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Clive Davis Grammy Party Praises BET’s Debra L. Lee, Celebrates Joni Mitchell’s Recovery

BET Networks chair <b>Debra L. Lee</b> was the marquee honoree at Saturday night’s pre-Grammy gala, but the starry <b>Clive Davis</b>-hosted event ended up being …

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Joni Mitchell Makes Public Appearance at Clive Davis' Pre-Grammy Gala

The singer, who suffered a brain aneurysm in 2015, made a rare public appearance.<p>Joni Mitchell made a rare public appearance on Saturday night, …

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Joni Mitchell, Escorted by Cameron Crowe, Attends Clive Davis Pre-Grammy Gala

The music icon suffered a brain aneurysm in March 2015.<p>Joni Mitchell made a rare public appearance on Saturday night (Feb. 11), attending Clive …

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