Articles & Press Coverage

PBS News HourJoni Mitchell’s biographer on her songwriting style, missing Woodstock and thoughts about Bob Dylan


Rolling StoneJoni Mitchell Talks Exes, Addictions and Music in Candid, All-Access Biography


TabletLife Lessons From Joni Mitchell: What one writer learned spending decades listening, and talking to, the legendary singer


The New York Review of BooksLou’s Wild Side


CBCListen‘Reckless Daughter’: The definitive biography of Joni Mitchell


USA TodayJoni Mitchell biography ‘Reckless Daughter’ looks at icon’s thorny life from both sides


The Nation / Back to the Garden: The Elusiveness of Joni Mitchell


The Nation / Hiding in Plain Sight: The Loneliness of Elizabeth Bishop


The New Yorker / Joni Mitchell’s Openhearted Heroism


The Atlantic / The Unknowable Joni Mitchell


The New York Times / Working Three Shifts, and Outrage Overtime (Joni Mitchell)


The Nation / Misterioso (book review: Thelonious Monk: The Life and Times of an American Original)


The Nation / Elvis Costello’s Momofuku: A Portrait of Love and Lust


The Nation / The Art of the Improviser (profile Ornette Coleman)


The Nation / Chameleon: Herbie Hancock Adapts to Lyrics


The Nation / Waiting for the Miracle: On Leonard Cohen


Slate / It’s All Too Much


The Village Voice / Seventy on Seventy: The Best Bob Dylan Songs (part 2)


Book Forum / Tom Waits For No Man


The Chronicle of Higher Education / An Open Letter to Michael Moore


Observer / Birth of a Protester: Days of Rage, Nights of Press Comps


New York Magazine / Crossing Over (Cassandra Wilson and Norah Jones)


New York Magazine / Holiday Season (Billie Holiday)


New York Magazine / Miles Behind (JVC Jazz Festival)


Barnes & Noble / Life: A Memoir of Keith Richards (book review)


Slate / The Last Temptation of Dylan


Slate / How West Side Story Went Jazz


Slate / The State of the Dylan Address


Slate / Tangled Up in Keys


Village Voice / It Takes a Village


The Nation / Decline of the West


Village Voice / He’ll Go On (John Turturro)


The Daily Beast / Dylan’s 70 Years of Trouble


Village Voice / Bob Dylan’s New York City: Why it Never Got Better Than 1961


Village Voice / Seventy on Seventy: The 70 Best Bob Dylan Songs (part 1)


Harper’s Magazine / After All These Years: The Remastery of Paul Simon


PDF / This is a Recording: On Alan Lomax


The Chronicle of Higher Education / Some Artists Really Are Too Cool For School


The Chronicle of Higher Education / ‘I Caught the Darkness, Baby’


Village Voice / Paul McCartney Opens The Book of Love Songs with Kisses on the Bottom


Village Voice / Live: Paul Simon and Wynton Marsalis Bridge the Gap at the Rose Theater


The Daily Beast / The Rage in Bob Dylan’s “Tempest”


The Chronicle of Higher Education / Why I Still Teach ‘Portrait of a Lady’


Tablet Magazine / Shanah Tova From Donald Fagan