Joni Mitchell’s ‘Night Ride Home’

Joni Mitchell’s ‘Night Ride Home’ is her fourteenth album released on February 19, 1991 by Geffen.

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Track Listing : 1.Night Ride Home (Joni Mitchell) – 03:21 . 2.Passion Play (When All The Slaves Are Free) (Joni Mitchell) – 05:25 . 3.Cherokee Louise (Joni Mitchell) – 04:32 . 4.The Windfall (Everything For Nothing) (Joni Mitchell) – 05:15 . 5.Slouching Towards Bethlehem (Joni Mitchell, W.B. Yeats) – 06:54 . 6.Come In From The Cold (Joni Mitchell) – 07:31 . 7.Nothing Can Be Done (Joni Mitchell, Larry Klein) – 04:53 . 8.The Only Joy In Town (Joni Mitchell) – 05:11 . 9.Ray’S Dad’S Cadillac (Joni Mitchell) – 04:33 . 10.Two Grey Rooms (Joni Mitchell) – 03:57

Musicians : Joni Mitchell – Vocals, Guitar, Keyboards, Percussion, Billatron On (6), Oboe On (8), Omnichord On (8) . Jeremy Lubbock – Conductor . Michael Landau – Guitar On (10) . Bill Dillon – Guitar On (2 – 7), Pedal Steel Guitar On (1) . Wayne Shorter – Soprano Saxophone On (3 – 9) . Larry Klein – Bass, Percussion (On (1 – 2 – 3 – 5 – 6), Guitar On (6), Keyboards On (7) . Alex Acuña – Percussion On (1 – 2 – 5 – 6 – 7 – 8) . Vinnie Colaiuta – Drums On (4 – 5 – 6 – 10), Snare Drum On (3) . Karen Peris – Background Vocals On (3) . Brenda Russell – Background Vocals On (9) . David Baerwald – Background Vocals On (7)

Production : Produced By Joni Mitchell, Larry Klein . Steve Churchyard – Engineer . Kristen Connelly – Assistant Engineer . Richard Cottrell – Engineer . Paula Garcia – Assistant Engineer . Jim Hill – Assistant Engineer . Julie Last – Engineer, Mixing . Henry Lewy – Engineer . Bob Ludwig – Mastering . Dan Marnien – Engineer, Mixing . Tony Phillips – Engineer . Mike Shipley – Mixing . Bob Vogt – Assistant Engineer

Package : Glen Christensen – Art Direction . Joni Mitchell – Art Direction

Recorded 1989-1990 At A&M Studios, Hollywood, Ca; One On One Studios; The Kiva.

Released On February 19, 1991 By Geffen.

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Entertainment Weekly
This is an album with no splashy moments and no major statements; just musical refinement of the highest sort. For an artist whose publicity bio lists her vocations as ”poet, painter, musician” — in that order — it’s got to be a triumph. […]

GARFIELDACRES @ RateYourMusic
Sounds like joni finally saw sense and decided to retreat a bit from technology when she recorded “night ride home” as a result she uses a small ensemble band and pushes her acoustic guitar and new deeper vocals forward in the mix instead . […]

Los Angeles Times
But it’s indicative of Mitchell’s sense of renewal that two songs here are written from the perspective of a juvenile, even while her sense of romanticism is most at work in other tracks that frankly acknowledge middle age […]

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