Joni Mitchell

Joni Mitchell Announces Tribute Concert to Celebrate Her 75th Birthday

Joni Mitchell will celebrate her 75th birthday in November, a feat that feels particularly notable after a very serious health crisis posed a threat to…
Israel Daramola / September 5, 2018

Saskatoon Names Promenade After Joni Mitchell

Although she eventually made her home in California, Joni Mitchell grew up in the Canadian city of Saskatoon, Saskatchewan. And today, as The Saskatoon Star-Phoenix…
Peter Helman, Stereogum / June 10, 2018

Bob Dylan, Joni Mitchell, Leonard Cohen, & Janis Joplin’s Chelsea Hotel Doors Sold At Auction

The legendary Chelsea Hotel has been under renovation since 2011, and a couple years ago a former resident noticed that the construction workers were planning…
James Rettig, Stereogum / April 13, 2018

Jukebox Jury: Esperanza Spalding on Writing an Opera and Doris Day’s Street Cred

On first listen, the final song on Esperanza Spalding’s Emily’s D+Evolution feels very familiar, but that sense of comfort gets warped into something more sinister and…
Connor O'Brien / June 13, 2016

Joni Mitchell Eschews the Spotlight in 1986 Interview

Joni Mitchell is the latest icon to be featured in PBS' Blank on Blank series (others include Lou Reed, Dolly Parton, and B.B. King). Animated…
Rachel Brodsky / May 26, 2015

Update: Rep Says Joni Mitchell Is ‘Alert’ and ‘Has Her Full Senses’ in Hospital

Update: A rep for Joni has denied TMZ's report, saying in a statement: "Joni is not in a coma. Joni is still in the hospital…
Brennan Carley / April 28, 2015

Joni Mitchell Hospitalized in L.A. After Being Found Unconscious

Last night, the legendary folk singer Joni Mitchell was brought to the hospital by paramedics after someone in her house dialed 911. According to her…
Brennan Carley / April 1, 2015