1. Bert Jansch, British Folk Legend, Dies at 67

    October 05, 2011 11:22 AM EDT He was quiet, modest, uncomfortable in the spotlight - not looking for No. 1 hits or commercial ditties. But when Bert Jansch picked up an acoustic guitar, people listened, often spellbound by his subtle innovation and mastery. Jansch, who died of lung cancer Wednesday at the age of 67, was a…

  2. Thomas Dolby Enlists Mark Knopfler, Regina Spektor, Imgoen Heap For New Album

    May 06, 2010 4:29 PM EDT Thomas Dolby is "a good halfway through" his first new album in nearly 20 years, and he plans to have the first music from it out in June -- for his online fan club, at least. Dolby tells Billboard.com that the "A Map of the Floating City" album -- which features guest…

  3. Shelby Lynne / April 4, 2008 / New York (Society for Ethical Culture)

    April 08, 2008 12:00 AM EDT The former church inside New York's Society for Ethical Culture headquarters seemed the ideal place to hear Shelby Lynne cover Dusty Springfield. Lynne has approached her new "Just a Little Lovin'" pr The former church inside New York's Society for Ethical Culture…

  4. 1 Giant Leap

    April 13, 2002 12:00 AM EDT Musicians Jamie Catto and Duncan Bridgeman hit the road with a laptop and an idea. Musicians Jamie Catto and Duncan Bridgeman hit the road with a laptop and an idea. Six months later, they'd collected audio samples from musicians on five continents. They brought their treasure to the U.S…