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The Story of “Rock ‘n’ Roll Ruby” Song (Video by Mark Knopfler)

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“Rock ‘n’ Roll Ruby” is a classic song in rockabilly music history and it is covered by countless artists. The most famous and most successful version came from ...
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The Story for the drummer of Dire Straits – Pick Withers

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David ‘Pick Withers’ is born on 4th April, 1948 in Leicester, England. He was the original drummer for the world renowned band, Dire Straits and played on their ...
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‘Why Worry’ & ‘Tears in Heaven’ by Halgeir Våge (Cover Videos)

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Today we want to share two cover videos by Halgeir Våge – musician and guitarist from Norway. Namely, Halgeir is 38-years-old service Engineer who works at the offshore ...
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Sultan of Swing: Dire Straits star launches gin

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Former Dire Straits frontman Mark Knopfler has launched his own gin. The guitarist has collaborated on the latest limited-edition spirit from independent manufacturer Portobello Road Gin. Gin enthusiast ...
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Intro of the day – ‘Money for Nothing’ by Giulio Cattarini

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Today in this blog post we want to share with all our fans one interesting, but short video. Namely, Giulio Cattarini made one-minute-video intro from ‘Money for Nothing’ ...
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Solo of the day – ‘So Far Away’ by Dunja Zgonc

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For all our fans, today we have interesting video from one our Instagram follower. Namely, Dunja Zgonc is 13-year-old girl from Novo Mesto, Slovenia. Dunja is huge fan ...
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Can we reach 10,000 Instagram Followers?

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In this blog-post we want to remind you to follow us on the Instagram, of course if you have already profile on that social network. Our goal is ...
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An Evening with John Illsley: Tour – The Life and Times of Dire Straits

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John Illsley – The Life and Times of Dire Straits – “An Evening and Q&A of Music & Memories”. The evening will feature classics from the Dire Straits ...
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Sultans of Swing (Cover video by Martin Cuticchio)

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One of the best songs in the music history is ‘Sultans of Swing’ without doubt. Everyone who play on guitar want to know how to perform this song ...
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Mark Knopfler: ‘I’ve been tested, but the desire to make music has remained’

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Sultan of swing – Mark Knopfler talks the power of music, playing with his childhood icons and why he had to step back from Dire Straits in a ...
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