07/11/2013

Happy Birthday Joni




Today, Joni Mitchell celebrates her 70th birthday. An icon of folk music, Joni's heartbreaking music has been a firm favourite of mine since I discovered the album Blue, at a vinyl fair in my teens. Her poetic lyrics and beautifully perfect accompaniment tells tales of life, love and loss. Here I would like to pay tribute to an inspiring individual who's music has seen me through the best and worst of times in my life. If you have never heard of Joni before, I suggest you find a quite spot, grab a brew and enrich your mind with some folk beauty, here's the best place to start.

Laurie Rose

2 comments:

  1. Blue is one of my absolute favourite albums. I love Joni Mitchell, her voice is just so beautiful xx

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  2. lover her! Wow 70? can't believe that.

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