Quote: "I've never heard Taylor’s music. I’ve seen her. Physically, she looks similarly small-hipped and high cheekbones. I can see why they cast her. I don’t know what her music sounds like, but I do know this - that if she's going to sing and play me, good luck." Joni Mitchell is not convinced Taylor Swift is the right person to play her in a new movie.
Quote: "I never had a Valentine, ever. I've never been on a date or had a boyfriend (during the holiday). I usually sit in my bed with my girlfriends and listen to Joni Mitchell and eat chocolate we bought each other. I mean, that sounds like a good Valentine's Day to me." Actress Emma Roberts won't be looking for romance on St. Valentine's Day this Sunday (14Feb10).
Fact: SIMON + GARFUNKEL are to follow the likes of Joni Mitchell and Sir Paul McCartney and release a new live collection through coffee chain Starbucks' music label. The new album, Live 1969, will be available in coffee shops in March (08).
Quote: "They turned it very suddenly from being a musical experience to being a theatrical experience and, therefore, it became far more important what you looked like... That's what puts Britney Spears, who's about as deep as a birdbath, in front of Joni Mitchell." David Crosby complains about MTV on Rosanna Arquette's new documentary ALL WE ARE SAYING.
Fact: <p>Ben Folds, DESTINY'S CHILD star Michelle Williams, Joe Jackson, Neil Sedaka, Suzanne Vega and LORI ANDERSON are to perform at a 1 February (06) tribute concert to singer/songwriter Joni Mitchell at New York's Carnegie Hall. Proceeds from the concert will benefit US charity Music for Youth. </p>