In early 1974, when COURT AND SPARK was released, Joni Mitchell was still regarded by many as a distinguished also-ran: a folk artist with a big cult following and a number of famous friends and lovers. Learn More
The received wisdom handed down by rock scholars and historians has been that for Dylan and The Hawks this was a period of woodshedding; of quiet meditation, musical reflection and scholarly, almost Spartan, diligence. Learn More
July, 1967: It seems the entire country stopped to listen to a husky voice steeped in the simmering secrets of the South tell a tragic tale of teenage suicide. So much for the Summer of Love.