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Acoustic & Electric Version of “Sultans of Swing”

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This version of “Sultans of Swing” by Dire Straits has been performed by the duo which is probably from Vietnam, Quang Đài and Trung Chill. This version of ...
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Interview with Dire Straits Plus Full Concert from De Théâtre de l’Empire in Paris (1978)

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Dire Straits played for the first time in France on the stage at the Théâtre de l’Empire (Empire Theatre), back on November 5th, 1978 in Paris. They had ...
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Very Rare Demo Version of “Southbound Again” by Dire Straits

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According to Michael Oldfield’s 1984 – biography of Dire Straits, “Southbound Again” was inspired by the songwriter Mark Knopfler, especially from his “memories of trips to the capital.” ...
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“Sultans of…METAL” – Live at Guitar Summit – Electric Cover by Kfir Ochaion

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The video below is a new cover version by the song “Sultans of Swing’ from Dire Straits in the performance of Kfir Ochaion. The video is posted on ...
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Live Acoustic Version of ‘Water of Love’ by Peter Arndt

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This amazing song by Dire Straits from their debut album was performed by Peter Arndt and his band The Acoustic Groove Gang in one bar in Augsburg, Germany ...
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The Swedish Band Green Island with a Video Cover of ‘Sultans of Swing’

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Green Island is a little band from Sweden, and they played a song by Dire Straits in one pub called “Pennibridge Arms” on June 15, 2019, in the ...
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‘Tunnel of Love’ – 35-Minutes Guitar Rhythm Lesson by Justin Sandercoe

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Justin Sandercoe is born on 27th March 1974, he is an Australian guitarist, songwriter, performer, producer, and educator. Today he is one of the world’s leading guitar teachers. ...
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‘Your Latest Trick’ – Sax Solo by Valmir Fattus

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This beautiful song by Dire Straits was recorded by one of the greatest saxophonists of all time Michael Brecker. In the video below, Valmir Fattus played a solo ...
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Timeline Video of Mark Knopfler’s Awards & Honours

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In this blog post, you will have a chance to watch the timeline video of the awards that Mark Knopfler received in the years of his amazing music ...
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A Glass of Red Wine is Always Good Idea for Listening Vinyls

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His name is Andrea Zammitti and he is 42 years old. Andrea is from Sicily, Italy and he is a graphic designer. For Dire Straits Blog he wanted ...
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