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Mark Knopfler Demonstrates His Acoustic Fingerstyle Technique (Video)

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In this video Mark Knopfler shares some insight into his flat-picking and fingerstyle techniques. This video is very interesting for those who play on guitar and want to ...
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Brand New Video by Mark Knopfler – “Why Worry” Live Version (2009)

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Here is the brand new video from Mark Knopfler and his band performing “Why Worry” live at an exclusive Prince’s Trust event at London’s Hurlingham Club on the ...
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New Video by Mark Knopfler “Get Lucky” at Prince’s Trust Event

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Here is the brad new video from the official Mark Knopfler YouTube channel for all fans. Namely, in this video Mark and his band performed “Get Lucky” live ...
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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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He’s local, he’s a hero, but when did it all start?

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Doesn’t time fly when you’re enjoying yourself. We’ve been looking back at some of the most important moments in the North East and wondering where the time went. ...
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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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Local Hero — cherished movie becomes marvellous musical at the Royal Lyceum, Edinburgh

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With new music by Mark Knopfler, this stage adaptation of Bill Forsyth’s 1983 film is a delight. “You can put a number on anything,” sings Mac, an American ...
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10 Great Eric Clapton Collaborations

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The debate rages as to whether God – aka Eric Clapton, who was tagged as the guitar deity in the mid-1960s in the U.K. – was best in ...
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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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