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We are back on the blog again!

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This post is for all fans and followers of Dire Straits Blog on Facebook and Instagram. With this post the team from the Dire Straits blog wants to ...
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Video: ‘Money for Nothing’ Guitar Cover by Lauri Värtinen

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In the video below you can see how Lauri Värtinen played ‘Money for Nothing’ by Dire Straits on his electric guitar. This is one of the greatest songs ...
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Gallery: Dire Straits Book from 1986

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Dire Straits is definitely one of the best music bands in rock and roll history. With the leader Mark Knopfler, guitarist and songwriter they made remarkable history. Their ...
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‘Walk of Life’ – Opening The Late Late Country Special 2019

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The Late Late Show kicked off with a complete bang last night in what was quite the epic opening. The much anticipated Country Special was broadcast into thousands ...
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Video: Street Version of ‘Sultans of Swing’ in Valencia, Spain

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Last month Mark Knopfler had his last concerts with his ‘Down The Road Wherever 2019 Tour’ around couple of Spanish cities. Including cities as Barcelona, Valencia, Cordoba and ...
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34 Years Ago – Dire Straits Entered The UK Chart

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The first song from what would become one of the great album phenomena of all time, Brothers In Arms, popped its head into the British singles chart on ...
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Video: Amazing ‘Sultans of Swing’ Guitar Solo by Arabic Band

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Today, we have found an amazing band, for which we do not have a many information. The band is called Imeqssan Band and they are probably from some ...
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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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