Listen up: Jim Allchin rocks

Jim Allchin may be busy meeting with hackers and trying to get the Windows team to wrap up beta 1 of Longhorn, but the Microsoft executive also finds time to play a little guitar.

Channel 9, one of Microsoft's developer blogs, has posted two samples of the Windows chief's strummings.

And, as one would naturally expect, the clips are in Windows Media Audio format.

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