Shadows and Light (Joni Mitchell album)

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Shadows and Light
Joni Shadows.jpg
Live album by Joni Mitchell
Released September 1980
Recorded September 1979
Santa Barbara Bowl
Genre Folk jazz, vocal jazz
Length 83:54
Label Asylum
Producer Joni Mitchell
Joni Mitchell chronology
Mingus
(1979)
Shadows and Light
(1980)
Wild Things Run Fast
(1982)
Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
Allmusic 3/5 stars[1]

Shadows and Light is a 1980 live double album by the Canadian singer-songwriter Joni Mitchell. It was recorded at the Santa Barbara Bowl in September 1979 on Mitchell's Mingus tour. A film of the concert was also released on VHS, LaserDisc and DVD.

Track listing[edit]

All tracks composed by Joni Mitchell, except where indicated

  1. "Introduction" – 1:51 (Included on LP and CD. Featured in VHS/DVD opening credits)
  2. "In France They Kiss on Main Street" – 4:14
  3. "Edith and the Kingpin" – 4:10
  4. "Coyote" – 4:58
  5. "Goodbye Pork Pie Hat" – 6:02 (Charles Mingus, lyrics by Mitchell)
  6. "Jaco's Solo" (only on VHS/DVD) (Jaco Pastorius)
  7. "The Dry Cleaner from Des Moines" – 4:37 (Mitchell, Charles Mingus)
  8. "Amelia" – 6:40
  9. "Pat's Solo" – 3:09 (Pat Metheny)
  10. "Hejira" – 7:42
  11. "Black Crow" – 3:52 (omitted from first CD release)
  12. "Don's Solo" – 4:04 (omitted from VHS/DVD and first CD release) (Don Alias)
  13. "Dreamland" – 4:40 (omitted from VHS/DVD)
  14. "Free Man in Paris" – 3:23 (omitted from first CD release)
  15. "Band Introduction" – 0:52
  16. "Furry Sings the Blues" – 5:14 (DVD version and CD version were recorded on separate dates)
  17. "Raised on Robbery" (only on VHS/DVD)
  18. "Why Do Fools Fall in Love" – 2:53 (Frankie Lymon, Morris Levy)
  19. "Shadows and Light" – 5:23
  20. "God Must be a Boogie Man" – 5:02 (omitted from VHS/DVD)
  21. "Woodstock" – 5:08 (omitted from VHS/DVD)

Personnel[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Iyengar, Vik (2011). "Shadows and Light - Joni Mitchell | AllMusic". allmusic.com. Retrieved 19 July 2011.