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Tom Scott

Tom Scott

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Joni Mitchell and Tom Scott: Lost Innocence with a Rock and Roll Band

Report and Interview by Barbara Charone, New Musical Express, 9 February 1974

JONI MITCHELL, no longer an innocent folkie, has turned her back on the garden for rockier pastures. Yep the times certainly are changing. ...

Joni Mitchell: Avery Fisher Hall, New York NY

Live Review by Ian Dove, The New York Times, 9 February 1974

Folk‐Rock's Ethel Merman ...

Tom Scott: Great Scott!

Interview by Michael Watts, Melody Maker, 4 May 1974

Michael Watts talks to the men who put jazz into Joni. ...

Tom Scott: Joni's Spark

Interview by David Rensin, Rolling Stone, 1 August 1974

LOS ANGELES – Mention the name Tom Scott in jazz circles and recognition is immediate: The 25-year-old horn-playing prodigy from Southern California is well known ...

George Harrison: How Dark Horse Whipped Up A Winning Tour

Report and Interview by Michael Gross, Circus Raves, March 1975

AS GEORGE HARRISON'S tour began to cross America late in 1974, reports filtered back to New York City that all was not right. Though the ...

Tom Scott: Tom Scott In LA

Review by Max Bell, New Musical Express, 26 July 1975

NAT HENTOFF really should know better. Having, in the past, written liner-notes for the very best (Davis, Trane) he now finds himself eulogising the "scope ...


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