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The Number Ones

The Number Ones: James Taylor’s “You’ve Got A Friend”

In The Number Ones, I'm reviewing every single #1 single in the history of the Billboard Hot 100, starting with the chart's beginning, in 1958,
Tom Breihan | February 4, 2019 - 11:33 am


Q&A: James Taylor On Songwriting, Sobriety, & Taylor Swift + “Montana” (Stereogum Premiere)

There probably won't be a James Taylor radio renaissance upon the release of his thoughtful, elegiac new studio album Before This World. Yet, this advent…
Caitlin White | May 18, 2015 - 9:00 am

Counting Down

Joni Mitchell Albums From Worst To Best

It might seem ludicrous to use the word "underappreciated" when discussing an artist with as many accomplishments and accolades as Joni Mitchell. In addition to…
James Jackson Toth | October 22, 2013 - 2:53 pm

More Joni Mitchell stories

Brandi Carlile Announces Performance Of Joni Mitchell’s Blue

Brandi Carlile has announced that she'll perform Joni Mitchell's Blue in its entirety for a concert at the Walt Disney Concert Hall in Los Angeles…
James Rettig | April 9, 2019 - 4:13 pm

Joni Mitchell Is 75 Today: Watch Performances From Last Night’s Tribute Concert

Today is Joni Mitchell's 75th birthday. To celebrate, a bunch of her famous fans are performing at a two-night concert called Joni 75 at LA's…
Chris DeVille | November 7, 2018 - 10:25 am

All-Star Tribute Concert Scheduled For Joni Mitchell’s 75th Birthday

A few years ago, it seemed like Joni Mitchell was on the brink of death, but the legendary singer-songwriter rebounded and remains alive and well.
Chris DeVille | September 5, 2018 - 2:45 pm

Watch St. Vincent & Doveman Cover Joni Mitchell At Newport

Over the weekend, St. Vincent performed at the Newport Folk Festival. Annie Clark did a stripped-down set for the Rhode Island institution, with Doveman's Thomas…
James Rettig | July 30, 2018 - 3:52 pm

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 | June 10, 2018 - 3:08 pm

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 | April 13, 2018 - 1:14 pm

Watch Chvrches Cover Joni Mitchell & Cyndi Lauper In LA

Scottish synth-pop trio Chvrches have been busy working on their allegedly very poppy third album with Greg Kurstin, but they broke their year-long hiatus from…
Julia Gray | December 15, 2017 - 4:17 pm

Miya Folick – “Woodstock” Video

Los Angeles-based musician and recent Best New Bands honoree Miya Folick released an EP a few months back that ended with a cover of Joni…
James Rettig | December 4, 2017 - 10:13 am

Miya Folick – “Woodstock” (Joni Mitchell Cover)

La singer-songwriter Miya Folick released an exquisite rocker called "Trouble Adjusting" earlier this year, a song that proved she actually has no trouble at all…
Chris DeVille | October 3, 2017 - 1:29 pm

Watch The Tallest Man On Earth Cover Joni Mitchell’s “Both Sides Now”

Right now, Swedish folksinger Kristian Matsson, who records as the Tallest Man On Earth, is in the midst of an ongoing, self-directed video series that…
Tom Breihan | August 31, 2017 - 3:20 pm

Joni Mitchell Makes First Public Appearance Since Hospitalization Last Year

Joni Mitchell was hospitalized last year after reportedly suffering a brain aneurysm. We've had only a few updates on her condition since then -- many…
Peter Helman | August 21, 2016 - 10:35 pm

Watch Ashley Monroe Cover Joni Mitchell’s “River”

The A.V. Club's A.V. Undercover series has been commissioning Christmas covers throughout this holiday season, and the latest is also the greatest. Ashley Monroe, one
Chris DeVille | December 15, 2015 - 11:05 am

Joni Mitchell Recovering Well From Aneurysm Says Judy Collins

Joni Mitchell was hospitalized back in April after reportedly suffering an aneurysm. Updates on Mitchell's status since have been sparse since June. Now, though, Mitchell's…
Charles Innis | October 15, 2015 - 5:15 pm

Watch The Staves Cover Joni Mitchell’s “A Case Of You” In Pre-Show Warmup Earlier Tonight

English folk trio the Staves opened for Florence + The Machine at Manchester Arena earlier tonight, and before the show, the Stavely-Taylor sisters warmed up…
Peter Helman | September 18, 2015 - 7:49 pm
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