Asylum publish Joni Mitchell’s fifth album : ‘For the Roses’ featuring ‘You Turn Me On, I’m a Radio’ (1972)

Joni Mitchell’s ‘For the Roses is her fifth studio album released in November 1972 by Asylum.

Track Listing : 1.Mr. Soul (Neil Young) – 02:49 . 2.A Child’S Claim To Fame (Richie Furay) – 02:09 . 3.Everydays (Stephen Stills) – 02:40 . 4.Expecting To Fly (Neil Young) – 03:43 . 5.Bluebird (Stephen Stills) – 04:28 . 6.Hung Upside Down (Stephen Stills) – 03:27 . 7.Sad Memory (Richie Furay) – 03:01 . 8.Good Time Boy (Richie Furay) – 02:14 . 9.Rock And Roll Woman (Stephen Stills) – 02:46 . 10.Broken Arrow (Neil Young) – 06:14

Musicians : Buffalo Springfield – Band . Stephen Stills — Vocals, Lead On (1 – 2 – 3 – 5 – 6 – 9), Guitars, Keyboards . Neil Young — Vocals, Lead On (1 – 2 – 4 – 6 – 9 -10), Guitars . Richie Furay — Vocals, Lead On (1 – 2 – 3 – 4 – 5 – 6 – 7 – 9 – 10)Rhythm Guitar . Bruce Palmer — Bass Guitar . Dewey Martin — Vocals, Drums . James Burton — Dobro On (2) . Chris Sarns — Guitar On (10) . Charlie Chin — Banjo On (5) . Jack Nitzsche — Electric Piano On (4) . Don Randi — Piano On (4 – 10) . Jim Fielder — Bass On (3) . Bobby West — Bass On (5) . The American Soul Train — Horn Section On (8)

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Rolling Stone
Got a hole in your heart? For the Roses will cost you about four bucks and it won’t cure you, but shit, it’s good salve. If it came in a can, was a little greasy and smelled OK, I’d rub a little on my forehead, over the prefrontal lobe, where the third eye lives. […]

Pitchfork
Up until Roses she’d kept things minimal, here she stacked multi-tracks of impossible vocals harmonies, mimicking a horn section (“Let the Wind Carry Me”) or interpolating and dueling with jazzer sideman Tom Scott’s riffing woodwinds. […]

Wilson & Alroy’s Record Reviews
Some of the chord progressions are mind-bogglingand except for “You Turn Me On I’m A Radio” (with Nash on harmonica), there’s hardly a nod towards commercial considerations (that’s a compliment). […]

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