Joni Mitchell has made her triumphant return to the stage.
On July 24, the 78-year-old Canadian legend made a shock look on the Brandi Carlile & Associates present on the Newport Folks Festival in Rhode Island, marking her first full dwell look since 2002. Joni took the stage alongside Carlile and a slew of different musicians together with, Holly Laessig of Lucius, Taylor Goldsmith of Dawes, Wynonna Judd, and Marcus Mumford of Mumford & Sons.
Joni carried out a number of of her fan favorites throughout the 13-song set, together with “Amelia,” “Why Do Fools Fall in Love,” “Summertime,” “Each Sides Now,” “A Case of You” and “Huge Yellow Taxi.” She additionally performed the guitar solo from “Simply Like This Prepare.”
Following the present, Joni was requested by CBS if she felt nervous about performing in entrance of an viewers as soon as once more, to which she replied, “No, I’ve by no means been nervous about being in entrance of an viewers. However I would like it to be good. And I wasn’t certain I might be. However I did not sound too unhealthy tonight!”