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Flashback: Eric Clapton, Pink Floyd, Queen and Genesis unite for charity

The 1993 Cowdray Ruins Concert is a completely forgotten all-star charity show. On September 18th, 1993, a crowd of about 1,000 lucky rock fans dressed in their finest ...
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Exclusive: Listen to one of Hendrix’s last songs with the Experience

Studio engineer Eddie Kramer talks about a previously unreleased recording of Jimi Hendrix’s ‘Hear My Train A Comin’. Get ready to hear another side of Jimi Hendrix. The ...
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On this day in 1978 Dire Straits were in the Studio working on their debut album

On this day in 1978 Dire Straits were in the studio working on their debut album ‘Dire Straits’. Dire Straits had no easy ride en route to the ...
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10 things we learned from “Eric Clapton: Life in 12 Bars” Documentary

Lili Fini Zanuck’s documentary “Eric Clapton: Life in 12 bars” – follows the guitarist as he pursues a single-minded mission to raise the profile of the blues in ...
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The Dire Straits Experience – May to June at venues across UK (dates and tickets)

The Dire Straits Experience, the acclaimed live show from former Dire Straits member Chris White, have announced a six-date UK tour spanning May and June 2018. It has ...
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Local Hero to take to stage as a musical

Bill Forsyth’s 1983 film Local Hero is set to become a stage musical. Mark has been busy writing the music and lyrics for the show scheduled for a ...
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Sir Elton John announces retirement from touring

70-year-old Hall of Fame musician will say goodbye following three-year “Farewell Yellow Brick Road” tour. At the end of last month, at an emotional New York press conference, ...
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Tickets for the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame Ceremony go on sale

Tickets to the 33rd annual Rock & Roll Hall of Fame induction ceremony, presented by Klipsch Audio, go on sale to the public February, 8, and there are ...
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The story behind “5:15 AM” first song from Mark’s solo album Shangri-La

Shangri-La is the fourth solo studio album by Mark Knopfler, released on 28 September 2004 produced by Mark himself and Chuck Ainlay. The first track on this Knopfler’s ...
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Interview with David Knopfler: “I would like to work with Mark again”

Ex-founder of Dire Straits, David Knopfler had interview for one Italian website. He revealed his future plans and the hope of working again with his brother Mark Knopfler. ...
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