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Communiqué – News – Lyrics

Communiqué – News – Lyrics
Communiqué (1979)
The second song on this amazing studio album by Dire Straits is the song called “News.” The subject of this Mark Knopfler composition is by no means obvious. ...
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July 9, 1977 – Dire Straits had Their First Ever Gig (Video)

July 9, 1977 – Dire Straits had Their First Ever Gig (Video)
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On July 9, 1977, Dire Straits had their first ever gig as a band at a punk festival in Deptford. At the time they went by the name ...
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Dire Straits and The BRIT Awards

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On February 10, 1986, Joan Armatrading presented the award for ‘Best British Group’ to Dire Straits at The BRIT Awards. The venue was located in the Grosvenor House ...
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Listen to The British Grove Broadcast with Mark Knopfler – Full Radio Emission

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On March 4, 2020, Mark Knopfler had his first series on the radio and premiere show on Volume Channel 106. He celebrated his love of radio, influential artists ...
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Eric Clapton & The Story of Cordings

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The legendary musician, guitar hero, and co-owner, Eric Clapton explains his love for the long-established country clothing retailer Cordings of Piccadilly, London and his mission to preserve British ...
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Dire Straits & Hank Marvin Performed “Going Home” at Wembley Arena 1985 (Live Version)

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In 1985 Dire Straits started their Brothers in Arms World Tour which was also called Alchemy Live, because the album that accompanied the tour was Alchemy Live. The ...
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Two Legendary Solo’s by David Gilmour and Mark Knopfler (Video)

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The video below is a full video in length of 5-minutes-and-41-seconds, where you can listen to the two amazing and legendary solos by David Gilmour and Mark Knopfler. ...
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The Story Behind Clapton’s ‘Old Love’ Song

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‘Old Love’ is a song by Eric Clapton from his eleventh solo studio album named ‘Journeyman’ from 1989. Clapton wrote this song with blues artist Robert Cray. In ...
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Eric Clapton & Friends: A Tribute To Ginger Baker

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Next year, with a special show in London, UK, Eric Clapton, and the friends will play a tribute show to Ginger Baker. Namely, Clapton, these days announced plans ...
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Mark Knopfler: “I hold a guitar like a plumber holds a hammer”

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The former Dire Straits man opened up on his style during a recent CBS segment and said making music is an “obsession.” Mark Knopfler was on CBS recently, ...
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