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Sunday Movie – “Searching for Sugar Man” (2012)

“Searching for Sugar Man” is a documentary and music film from 2012. The film follows an amazing story about Sixto Diaz Rodriguez, one ...
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Third Special Colored Portrait of Mark Knopfler by Sonia Figueiredo!

Sonia Figueiredo finally has finished her third portrait of Mark Knopfler in color. Today, we would like to share her pictures from the ...
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Gibson TV: Take a Look into The Musicians Hall of Fame & Museum

Musicians Hall of Fame & Museum is a family-friendly attraction that offers an experience, unlike other Nashville music museums. The museum is located ...
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“Iron Hand” – Dire Straits Cover by Giulio Cattarini

The Italian guitarist and musician – Giulio Cattarini is back again on DSB with a new guitar performance. This time he made a ...
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Guitar History: Gretsch 7680 Super Axe ‘Chet Atkins’

Most of us are – or should be – aware of the enormous contributions of the late Chet Atkins. He was a Country ...
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NASA, Mark Knopfler & His Minor Planet in Our Solar System

A very interesting post today was shared on the official Twitter profile of Mark Knopfler. Namely, this is not new news, but it ...
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New Solo Album & New Music Video Drop from John Illsley

The ex-bassist of Dire Straits, John Illsley last year delivered to us an incredible book about the days when he was in Dire ...
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Jonathan Macfarlane: “Maybe One Day I’ll Do Dire Straits Cover”

The song ‘Ella’ is released in January 2022 by the band No True Valour. The first blog post on DSB about this band ...
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BIG NEWS: Mark Knopfler Will Return to The Studio for His Next Album

The big news is coming directly from the official website of Mark Knopfler. Recently on his official website was news that he’ll be ...
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Brand New Music Video Cover of ‘Single Handed Sailor’ by David Claux

A brand new music video cover of the song ‘Single Handed Sailor’ is out now by our loyal fan, friend, musician, and guitarist ...
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‘The Ragpicker’s Dream’ – New Acoustic Cover by Jake Thistle
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‘The Ragpicker’s Dream’ – New Acoustic Cover by Jake Thistle

Today we would like to share and present to you, the new cover and acoustic version of Jake Thistle’s video for the music ...
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“I Remember” – A New Song by The Band Who Was Formed On the Inspiration of Knopfler’s Music. Read More on Dire Straits Blog!
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“I Remember” – A New Song by The Band Who Was Formed On the Inspiration of Knopfler’s Music

No True Valour is a band from the Central belt in Scotland. The band is formed by Jonathan Macfarlane and his friend Andy. ...
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Dire Straits Blog: “Special Thanks to Mark Knopfler, Universal Music Studios & Salerno Mandi”

In this blog post, our Dire Straits Blog team would like to give a special thanks to Mark Knopfler, Universal Music Studios, and ...
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