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Joni Mitchell stunned the Newport Folk Festival audience last summer when she gave a surprise performance - her first in 20 years - delivering a heartfelt set filled with some of her greatest songs.
Mitchell was joined on stage by a star-studded band led by co-producer Brandi Carlile. Other performers included Phil and Tim Hanseroth, Wynonna Judd, Marcus Mumford, Celisse, Jess Wolfe and Holly Laessig of Lucius, Taylor Goldsmith of Dawes, and more.
Cameron Crowe's liner notes detail Mitchell's emotional return to performance following her arduous and miraculous recovery from a life-threatening brain aneurysm in 2015.
1. Introduction by Brandi Carlile
2. Big Yellow Taxi
3. A Case of You
5. Both Sides Now
6. Just Like This Train
9. Help Me - Celisse
10. Come in From the Cold
12. The Circle Game
Recorded live at the Newport Folk Festival®, Newport, RI, July 24th 2022
Produced by Joni Mitchell and Brandi Carlile
Liners by Cameron Crowe
Please see below for full list of guest artists AKA “Joni Jam Players”
Joni Jam Players:
Joni Mitchell: vocals, guitar on “Just Like This Train” • Brandi Carlile: vocals (courtesy of Elektra Records) • Phil Hanseroth: bass, backing vocals (courtesy of Elektra Records) • Tim Hanseroth: guitar, dulcimer, backing vocals (courtesy of Elektra Records) • Lucius – Jess Wolfe & Holly Laessig: featured vocals on “Big Yellow Taxi,” backing vocals (courtesy of Mom+Pop) • Taylor Goldsmith: guitar, featured vocals on “Come In From The Cold” & “Amelia,” backing vocals • Celisse: guitar, featured vocals on “Help Me,” backing vocals • Ben Lusher: piano • Blake Mills: guitar, backing vocals (courtesy of A New Deal Records/Verve Records) • Marcus Mumford: percussion, featured vocals on “A Case Of You,” backing vocals (courtesy of Capitol Records) • Josh Neumann: cello • Allison Russell: clarinet, backing vocals (courtesy of Fantasy Records) • Rick Whitfield: guitar, backing vocals • Matt Chamberlain: additional percussion
Group Vocals: Wynonna Judd (courtesy of ANTI Records) • Shooter Jennings • Kyleen King • SistaStrings — Monique Ross & Chauntee Ross • Jay Carlile • Marcy Gensic • Sauchuen Yu