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by Will Blythe
Oxford American
November 2018

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Article published in the Winter 2018 'North Carolina Music Issue' of Oxford American

Will Blythe reflects on James Taylor and his memories of their shared hometown of Chapel Hill, NC, including the night Joni Mitchell came to town:

When James came home again at Christmas in 1970, Ike and Trudy invited my parents over to Morgan Creek Road for a night of music by the fireplace. There was the possibility of carols. "James has brought a friend with him," his parents said. "She has a beautiful voice and she plays the dulcimer. We'll sit and have a little concert."

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