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Thomas Dolby:
"Love Is a Loaded Pistol"

TED2010 · 4:57 · Filmed Feb 2010
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To write his first studio album in decades, "A Map of the Floating City," Thomas Dolby has been working in the inspirational setting of a restored lifeboat. At TED2010 he premieres a gorgeous, evocative song from that album β€” about one night with a legend. He's backed by members of the modern string quartet Ethel.

Electronic music pioneer
Thomas Dolby has spent his career at the intersection of music and technology. He was an early star on MTV, then moved to Silicon Valley; now he’s back on the road (with friends) with his new album, "A Map of the Floating City." Full bio
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