The New York Daily News seems to be confused. In a blurb on Michael Arden’s live tribute of Joni Mitchell’s album Blue, they call her “the late, great Joni Mitchell”.
Broadway star Michael Arden pays tribute to the late, great Joni Mitchell at Joe’s Pub. During this three night event, Arden covers the iconic tracks from Mitchell’s 1971 album “Blue.” 11:30 p.m.; $20. 425 Lafayette St. between W. 4th St. and St. Mark’s Pl. (212-967-7555).
Does the New York Daily News know something the rest of us don’t? Obviously a morbid mistake.
Anyway, here’s Michael Arden performing “River” at Joe’s Pub in December 2006: