Miles of Aisles

Miles of Aisles” is the first live album by Joni Mitchell. All tracks except two were recorded at the Gibson Amphitheater which was then known as the Universal Amphitheatre on August 14 to 17, 1974.

The album cover was shot at the Pine Knob Music Theatre, now known as DTE Energy Music Theatre in Clarkston, Michigan. The album was released in November 1974 on Asylum.

The concerts were in support of her “Court and Spark” album. Miles of Aisles became one of Joni’s best selling records and was certified gold record by the RIAA.

The song “Cactus Tree” was recorded at the Los Angeles Music Center on March 4, and “Real Good for Free” at the Berkeley Community Theater on March 2.


Side One:
You Turn Me On, I’m a Radio
Big Yellow Taxi
Rainy Night House

Side Two:
Cactus Tree
Cold Blue Steel and Sweet Fire
Woman of Heart and Mind
A Case of You

Side Three:
The Circle Game
People’s Parties
All I Want
Real Good for Free
Both Sides Now

Side Four:
The Last Time I Saw Richard
Love or Money


Joni Mitchell — vocals, guitar, piano, dulcimer, cover photograph and graphics
Tom Scott — woodwind instruments, harmonica
Robben Ford — electric guitar
Larry Nash — piano
Max Bennett — bass
John Guerin — drums, percussion

Joni Mitchell Discography

1968 – Song to a Seagull
1969 – Clouds
1970 – Ladies of the Canyon
1971 – Blue
1972 – For The Roses
1974 – Court and Spark
1974 – Miles of Aisles
1975 – The Hissing of Summer Lawns
1976 – Hejira
1977 – Don Juan’s Reckless Daughter
1979 – Mingus
1980 – Shadows and Light
1982 – Wild Things Run Fast
1985 – Dog Eat Dog
1988 – Chalk Mark in a Rain Storm
1991 – Night Ride Home
1994 – Turbulent Indigo
1998 – Taming the Tiger
2000 – Both Sides Now
2002 – Travelogue
2007 – Shine
2009 – Amchitka
2020 – Live at Canterbury House – 1967

Pine Knob Music Theatre
33 Bob Seger Drive
Clarkston Michigan 48348