Curbside pickup and returns now available at 26 locations. View updated hours of operations here.

Joni: the anthology
(Book)

Book Cover
Average Rating
Contributors:
Published:
New York : Picador, [2017].
Physical Desc:
310 pages ; 25 cm
Status:
Walnut Grove
782.42164 M681zh 2017
Description

Selected by Harper's Bazaar as one of the "Best New Books of 2017 (So Far)"
A Library Journal Fall Editors' Pick

"Nearly 50 years' worth of critical efforts to solve Mitchell's mysteries have now been rounded up in Barney Hoskyns's Joni: The Anthology....what comes through most consistently is a possessive impulse, a desire to really know an artist whose fierce privacy has often seemed at odds with the impression of intimacy conveyed by her music." —The Atlantic

Nine Grammys. More than ten million albums sold. Named one of the greatest singers and songwriters of all time by Rolling Stone. Joni: The Anthology is an essential collection of writings on Joni Mitchell that charts every major moment of the famed troubadour's extraordinary career, as it happened.

From album reviews, incisive commentary, and candid conversations, Joni: The Anthology includes, among other things, a review of Mitchell's first-ever show at LA's Troubadour in June of 1968, a 1978 interview by musician Ben Sidran on jazz great Charles Mingus, a personal reminiscence by Ellen Sander, a confidant of the Los Angeles singer-songwriter community, and a long "director's cut" version of editor Barney Hoskyns' 1994 MOJO interview. A time capsule of an icon, the anthology spans the entirety of Joni's career between 1967-2007, as well as thoughtful commentary on her early years.

In collecting materials long unavailable, rare, or otherwise difficult to find, Joni: The Anthology illuminates the evolution of modern rock journalism while providing an invaluable and accessible guide to appreciating the highs—and the lows—of a twentieth century legend.

"Once I crossed the border, I began to write and my voice changed. I no longer was imitative of the folk style. My voice was then my real voice and with a slight folk influence, but from the first album it was no longer folk music. It was just a girl with a guitar that made it look that way."—Joni Mitchell, 1994

Also in This Series
Copies
Location
Call Number
Status
Walnut Grove
782.42164 M681zh 2017
On Shelf
More Like This
Other Editions and Formats
More Copies In LINK+
Loading LINK+ Copies...
More Details
Format:
Book
Edition:
First U.S. edition.
Language:
English
ISBN:
9781250148629

Notes

General Note
Includes index.
Reviews from GoodReads
Loading GoodReads Reviews.
Citations
APA Citation (style guide)

Hoskyns, B. (2017). Joni: the anthology. First U.S. edition. New York: Picador.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation (style guide)

Hoskyns, Barney. 2017. Joni: The Anthology. New York: Picador.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities Citation (style guide)

Hoskyns, Barney, Joni: The Anthology. New York: Picador, 2017.

MLA Citation (style guide)

Hoskyns, Barney. Joni: The Anthology. First U.S. edition. New York: Picador, 2017. Print.

Note! Citation formats are based on standards as of July 2010. Citations contain only title, author, edition, publisher, and year published. Citations should be used as a guideline and should be double checked for accuracy.
Staff View
Grouped Work ID:
c72aadde-5cf6-66d9-e30c-c5fa12ca2d64
Go To GroupedWork

Record Information

Last Sierra Extract TimeSep 08, 2020 11:22:45 AM
Last File Modification TimeSep 08, 2020 11:27:22 AM
Last Grouped Work Modification TimeOct 18, 2021 02:08:32 AM

MARC Record

LEADER01069pam 2200349 i 4500
001  2017027146
00520170920051444.0
003DLC
008170606s2017    nyu           001 0deng  
7001 |a Hoskyns, Barney.
099 |a 782.42164 M681zh 2017
60010|a Mitchell, Joni|x Criticism and interpretation.
60010|a Mitchell, Joni|v Interviews.
650 0|a Popular music|x History and criticism.
250 |a First U.S. edition.
020 |a 9781250148629
010 |a 2017027146
500 |a Includes index.
264 1|a New York :|b Picador,|c [2017]
300 |a 310 pages ;|c 25 cm
336 |a text|b txt|2 rdacontent
337 |a unmediated|b n|2 rdamedia
338 |a volume|b nc|2 rdacarrier
24500|a Joni :|b the anthology /|c edited by Barney Hoskyns.
042 |a pcc
049 |a JRSA
05000|a ML410.M6823|b J66 2017
040 |a DLC|b eng|e rda|c DLC|d NvReBT
08200|a 782.42164092|2 23
998 |e -|d a |f eng|a wal
907 |a .b25042737
945 |y .i76831802|i 33029069866689|l walag|s -|k |u 4|x 0|w 0|v 0|t 3|z 10-16-17|o -