Rock's Backpages Library Rock's Backpages
Rock's Backpages

Joni Mitchell: The Public Life of a Private Property

Michael Watts, Sunday Times, The, 17 April 1983

One of the few pop singers for whom the term "artist" isn't just gross exaggeration, Joni Mitchell ends a British tour at Wembley next weekend. She has always matched her musical strengths with delicate, confessional lyrics; but the songs don't tell her whole story.

Total word count of piece: 2725

Subscribe

Becoming a member is easy. Membership gives you access to all the thousands of articles in the library.

Click here to go to Subscribe page.

Click here for academic and other group subscriptions.