Tag Archives: Joni Mitchell

Both Sides, Now: Joni Mitchell; Judy Collins; Harpers Bizarre

Hello there! This week our blog features a terrific folk music tune, Both Sides, Now. We will first discuss the version by singer-songwriter Joni Mitchell. Next, we will review a cover by Judy Collins (which was actually the first version … Continue reading

Posted in Folk music, Folk-rock music, Pop Music | Tagged , , , , | 1 Comment

Big Yellow Taxi: Joni Mitchell, Counting Crows and Amy Grant

Hello there! In this week’s blog we consider the song Big Yellow Taxi. This is a terrific environmental-themed folk-rock song written and performed by Joni Mitchell. We will start with Joni’s original, then discuss covers of that song by Counting … Continue reading

Posted in Folk music, Folk-rock music, Pop Music | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment

Get Together: The Kingston Trio, and The Youngbloods

Hello there! In this week’s blog we consider Get Together, a terrific folk-rock song from the 60s. We will review the first recorded version by the Kingston Trio, and a cover of that song by Jesse Colin Young and the … Continue reading

Posted in Folk music, Folk-rock music | Tagged , , , , , | 1 Comment