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“I Get The Same Buzz I Had As A Kid”: Mark Knopfler Talks ‘Down The Road Wherever’

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The writer-guitarist discusses his ninth solo studio album, a record on which he reaches well beyond the folk-roots base of his latter-day work. For most artists with a ...
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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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Piano version of “Sultans of Swing” at London Jazz Academy

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“Sultans of Swing” is probably the song which were best classic hit that was heard in the twentieth century and probably marked one part of the whole music ...
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Mark Knopfler: Electric solo ‘Going Home: Local Hero’ (1996)

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Yesterday Knopfler’s channel on YouTube was update with another new video from 1996. This time, that was song from his live concert ‘A Night in London’ from 15, ...
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Mark Knopfler – Exclusive Masterclass for Royal College of Music

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One year before, on 16 april 2016 Mark Knopfler best known as the frontman of popular band Dire Straits was in the Royal College of Music for an ...
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A Night in London + Mark Knopfler Best Guitar Solo of all Time (Video)

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Mark Knopfler was the icon of Dire Straits, everyone know that. He has made a concert in London many years ago, where he perform all Dire Straits songs. ...
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Dire Straits UK – A Tribute to Dire Straits

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After more than a year of planning, study, practice, organising, organisation – Dire Straits UK are ready for UK tour. The band is from Southampton, United Kingdom. They ...
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Dire Straits start their studio adventures

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Dire Straits had no easy ride en route to the multi-million-selling domination of their later years. The group had to endure plenty of low-profile gigs that paid next ...
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John Illsley: I was missing being in the studio and playing music

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Former Dire Straits bassist delivers intimate film. When God Made Time is the first single from John Illsley’s album Testing The Water from 2014. Testing The Water is ...
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Mark Knopfler comes home (Images)

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Dire Straits lynchpin performs a career-spanning set a short swim from his old stomping ground “I’ve been thinking about this place all day,” mused Mark Knopfler incongruously. The ...
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