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Happy birthday to Eric Clapton and Tracy Chapman

If there’s one day of the year to listen to ‘Give Me One Reason’ it’s – March 30th. March 30 is Eric Clapton ...
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Tommy Emmanuel teaches variations in “Freight Train” by Elizabeth Cotten

Tommy is back for a lesson on how to apply what we’ve learned to Elizabeth Cotten’s classic song, “Freight Train.” Elizabeth Cotten, who ...
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Happy Birthday – Chris Whitten

The drummer who was joined to Dire Straits on their last world tour in 1991-1992 is born on this day in 1959. Chris ...
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Don’t expect Dire Straits to perform at the Rock Hall Ceremony

Fans hoping to see a Dire Straits reunion at the April 14 – Rock & Roll Hall of Fame Ceremony could be disappointed. ...
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Alex Immordino with 1-minute solo video by Toto – Hold the Line

He is an amazing amateur musician from France and he has already have done covers of some of the songs by Dire Straits. ...
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New cover video by David Claux of Local Hero – Wild Theme

Do you remember on David Claux, the French musician? He is back with new cover from Dire Straits. Before one week we received ...
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Eric Clapton guitar raises £25,000 at auction

The guitar, a 1978 Guild D55NT natural-wood acoustic, was sold at Gardiner Houlgate auctions in Corsham, Wiltshire. A guitar owned by rock star ...
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The Dire Straits Experience with new UK tour

More than 25 years have passed since the award-winning band Dire Straits disbanded, but if anything, their reputation has only grown with time. ...
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News: Eric Clapton with two shows at New York’s Madison Square Garden this year

Eric Clapton has announced two shows at New York’s Madison Square Garden. The concerts, set for October 6 and October 7, are the ...
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Listen to Dire Straits perform “Sultans of Swing” on their first U.S. Tour in 1979

Dire Straits will be among the inductees when the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame welcomes its class of 2018 next month, alongside ...
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Tommy Emmanuel releases new “Deep River Blues” music video

Tommy Emmanuel has premiered the music video for his new single, “Deep River Blues”. The song – a unique spin on the country ...
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Watch new Jimi Hendrix music video for “Lover Man”

To celebrate today’s release of the new Jimi Hendrix album, Both Sides of the Sky, a new music video has been released for ...
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World’s oldest electric bass guitar sells on eBay for $23,000

Only three of the obscure Audiovox Model 736 electric bass guitars are known to still exist. An ultra-rare Audiovox 736 Model, the first ...
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