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“Elvis Presley: The Searcher” is a beautiful way to rediscover the man who became King

Here is Elvis, rehabbed at last and brought down from his lofty and lunatic afterlife as an icon, reminding us that he was ...
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Prince’s original version of “Nothing Compares 2 U” is now on YouTube

Previously unreleased recording comes accompanied with a new video featuring unseen rehearsal footage of Prince & The Revolution. The original version of Prince’s ...
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Randy Scruggs, Award Winning Songwriter & Producer, Dies at 64

Multi-award winning country music songwriter, producer and guitarist Randy Scruggs died Tuesday (April 17). He was 64. According to Music Row, Scruggs passed ...
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News from Mark Knopfler about stage musical – Local Hero

For those who are subscribed to the markknopfler.com – today they received email about the news from Mark’s Local Hero stage musical. A ...
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‘Life in 12 Bars’ – OST Offers Eric Clapton, Cream, Derek & Dominos Rarities

An accompanying soundtrack to the new Eric Clapton documentary ‘Life in 12 Bars’ will offer previously unreleased material by Cream, Derek and the ...
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Dire Straits inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame

With a minimalist sound that sold a lot of records, Dire Straits, one of the most commercially successful rock bands of all time, ...
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Mark Knopfler skips Dire Straits’ Rock Hall of Fame induction

Bass player John Illsley says lead singer’s absence a ‘personal thing’…Bon Jovi and Nina Simone also inducted on the night. Dire Straits bass ...
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2018 Rock & Roll Hall of Fame – Dire Straits – Complete Induction Speech (John Illsley, Alan Clark, Guy Fletcher)

Last night Dire Straits were inducted to the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame. Bassist John Illsley together with Alan Clark and Guy ...
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Watch the Official Rock & Roll Hall of Fame – Induction Ceremony Red Carpet

For the first time ever the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame will host a live stream red carpet pre-show before the 33rd ...
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Fan Club

Dire Straits vinyls from collectors and fans on Instagram

This month we already started to share some interesting pictures from our fans on Instagram. Actually we’re going to share pictures from Dire ...
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Guitar Stories

Full details on John Mayer’s “Silver Sky” PRS Guitar Revealed

What a long strange trip it’s been for John Mayer and his new signature PRS (Paul Reed Smith) guitar. Starting about a year ...
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Guitar Stories

Hear Eric Clapton and Duane Allman’s isolated guitar tracks from “Layla”

Listen to Allman and Clapton’s gorgeous, intricate playing on its own. This, of course, reminded us of the equally fascinating lead guitar and ...
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Guitar Stories

Some of the Top 5 slow guitar solos

Sometimes you just want to enjoy listening a good song with a good solo in background and not too much lyric on. If ...
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