Bert Jansch

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Fran Healy's lockdown listening: 'Travis are the opposite of Travis Scott'
The Travis frontman on the power of Public Enemy and falling in love with REM

Interview by Dave Simpson

19, Jun, 2020 @10:00 AM

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Readers recommend playlist: great solo performances
Among the artists going it alone this week are Bruce Springsteen, Suzanne Vega, Bert Jansch and percussionist Kuniko Kato

nilpferd

31, May, 2018 @11:00 AM

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Readers recommend playlist: songs about road trips
A reader takes a trip through your suggestions, with Tom Waits, Joni Mitchell, Paul McCartney and the McGarrigle sisters making the list

Sheila Deane

12, Apr, 2018 @11:00 AM

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Steve Gunn on his favourite guitarists: from Bert Jansch to Johnny Marr
While on tour in Europe the psych-folk man runs down his favourite all-time players, ranging from a hardcore archetype to British folk mainstays

Interview by Martin Horsfield

02, Jun, 2016 @12:00 PM

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Bert Inspired: a Concert for Bert Jansch review – fond renditions and a lot of guitar tuning
Graham Coxon, Bernard Butler and Robert Plant join a diverse, stellar lineup and pay handsome tribute to the guitar hero

Malcolm Jack

01, Feb, 2016 @2:19 PM

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Graham Coxon: Bert Jansch's music is a great gift for everyone
Ahead of two tribute concerts this weekend, Blur’s guitarist remembers the nerve-racking experience of meeting one of Britain’s greatest musicians

Graham Coxon

29, Jan, 2016 @10:00 AM

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Top 10 picks of Celtic Connections 2016
From James Robertson to Baaba Maal, John Grant to Lau, here are 10 must-see concerts at Glasgow’s festival of roots music

Kate Molleson

14, Jan, 2016 @1:07 PM

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Bert Jansch: Live at the 12 Bar review – excellent 1995 set from folk guitar hero
Former Pentangle guitarist and folk hero Bert Jansch was in a career lull in 1995, but still on fine musical form

Robin Denselow

06, Aug, 2015 @6:00 PM

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Maggie Boyle obituary
Folk musician who was a member of the trio Grace Notes and worked with artists such as John Renbourn and Bert Jansch

Derek Schofield

10, Nov, 2014 @8:36 PM

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Neil Young: A Letter Home review – a gloriously gloomy album of lo-fi covers

Alexis Petridis: In a career full of wilfully perverse moves, this ought to take the cake – but in fact, Neil Young's deliberately crackly, muffled covers album turns out to be a very powerful thing

Alexis Petridis

22, May, 2014 @1:59 PM

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A Celebration of Bert Jansch – review
London's Festival Hall dresses down as a humble folk club to honour the enduring legacy of Pentangle's founder, writes Kitty Empire

Kitty Empire

08, Dec, 2013 @12:07 AM

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Bert Jansch's private letters and lyrics published as memoir

Heather Jansch, the late guitarist's ex-wife will publish Bert Jansch - Living with the Legend as a tribute to the "very private man"

Sean Michaels

27, Nov, 2013 @8:42 AM

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