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Joni Mitchell: Wild Things Run Fast

Carol Clerk, Melody Maker, 27 November 1982

I LISTEN TO Joni Mitchell's voice these days with a fleeting pang of nostalgia. Flitting from one plaintive note to another, fluttering up and down the scales like a moth on tour of a chandelier, it brings back echoes of a distant time; a time when our only responsibilities were to ride on buses all round town with a copy of Blue beneath our arms. 

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