One of the most memorable experiences of my life as a music journalist was an epic interview with joni mitchell back in 1996 for three hours. Joni mitchell's 1971 album blue is often mentioned whenever some publication or website trots out an all-time best albums list of some sort. The last time i saw joni mitchell perform was a year and a half ago at “river” is an extended mea culpa that reeks of self-pity (“i'm so hard to.
It's coming on christmas / they're cutting down trees / they're putting up reindeer / and singing songs of joy and peace / oh i wish i had a river / i could skate.
River is a christmas folk song by joni mitchell, from her 1971 album blue although never released as a single, it has become one of mitchell's most recorded. Earlier this week rhino records released joni mitchell: the studio albums, or the way her voice soars skyward into the chorus of river,.
Update: here's a pretty good version of “river” by the bleeding heart show with myself and the sfl on vocals:.
Free essay: joni mitchell - river released in 1971 and produced by reprise records, river is an intensely emotional contemporary folk song.