InSound.com‘s weekly Stuff We Like column focused on Joni Mitchell and her album Blue last week. It’s interesting to see how the author initially couldn’t appreciate the album as a teenager growing up the days of Tori Amos’ height.
But, as it turns out, “A Case of You” got me hooked on Joni Mitchell that day, even if I didn’t know it at the time. I gradually started collecting more and more of her music – discovering a new “favorite” song pretty much monthly. Blue, however, remains my favorite record of hers. The emotions, expressed delicately, to perfection. The decadent melodies. The gorgeously visual lyrics. That voice. I don’t give out 10s, but this record gets a 9.9 in my book.
Read the entire review here.