#JCsMusicology - Joni Mitchell (1975 - 1976)

May 12th, 2018

In this edition of #JCsMusicology, we'll be contemplating the discography of Joni Mitchell, from 1975 to 1976.

Beginning with "The Hissing of Summer Lawns", we'll examine the transformations of selected songs. From their acoustic demos to full-band productions. We'll then deconstruct the characters and environments of "Hejira", uncovering their meaning.


Correction: This episode suggsest that Max Bennet recommended Jaco Pastorious to Joni. According to Reckless Daughter by David Yaffe, it was actually Robben Ford.