John Illsley

John Illsley

Mark Knopfler may be a special guest at the John Illsley UK 2017 Tour

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One of the four founders of Dire Straits, the ex-bassist of the band John Illsley have already confirmed and started his UK 2017 Tour. This time, his special ...
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Dire Straits are part of London’s history

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On 3 December 2009 – Dire Straits were honoured with the PRS for Music Heritage Award. A special plaque was erected at Farrer House, Church Street, Deptford where ...
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What does John Illsley say about Dire Straits nomination?

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John Illsley is “honored” but “surprised”, his former band Dire Straits have been nominated for the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame. Among the other, at the listed ...
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Schedule for the Autumn UK 2017 Tour of John Illsley

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As we already wrote, about month ago, John Illsley confirmed his 2017 UK Tour, The Netherlands Tour and 2018 Germany Tour. Today, official website of John Illsley was ...
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Chatting with Rock Legend – John Illsley

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This 35-minutes interview is from May 3, 2016 by Jose Oliveira ‘Rock at Night’ columnist. Jose and John discussed about the meaning behind the tittle of John Illsley ...
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When Dire Straits & Paco de Lucia had their concerts together

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Before 22 hours John Illsley on his Facebook and Twitter profile, shared one amazing picture from the old times of Dire Straits, when Dire Straits and Paco de ...
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After UK tour John Illsley confirmed his Germany 2018 Tour

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After John confirm that he will perform all around the UK with his band in October and November 2017, we have new news from the ex-Dire Straits bassist. ...
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John Illsley “Live in Les Baux” album with Cunla band

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“Live in Les Baux de Provence” is official live album by Cunla which are Irish folk band to which John Illsley and Greg Pearle are added. After 19 ...
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John Illsley – Confirmed 2017 UK Tour

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John Illsley the ex-bassist of Dire Straits confirmed their tour around United Kingdom with his band. This is official and his tour will start at 19 October 2017 ...
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Happy Birthday John Illsley!

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Born in 24 June 1949 – John Edward Illsley is an English musician, bass guitarist best known as ex-member of Dire Straits. As one of the founding band ...
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