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Retro Article: Mark Knopfler Recalls the Time His Parents Begging Him to Stop to Play Guitar

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Retro Article: Mark Knopfler Recalls the Time His Parents Begging Him to Stop to Play Guitar Once upon a time, his parents begged him to stop playing the ...
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Sunday Movie – “Summer of Soul” (2021)

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“Summer of Soul” is a 2021 American music documentary by Ahmir “Questlove” Thompson. This documentary deals with musical events related to black music and culture in New York ...
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Mark Knopfler Spoke About the Inspiration Behind ‘Let It All Go’

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‘Kill to Get Crimson’ is the fifth solo album by Mark Knopfler officially released in 2007. This album was recorded at British Grove Studios in London. It was ...
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Listen to This Unique Jazz Cover Version of the Song “Sultans of Swing” by Simmon Barney

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Today, we have to share one special and a different cover version of the song “Sultans of Swing”. Thanks to our loyal and talented community, we should be ...
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“All the Roadrunning” – Mark Knopfler Cover by Jake Thistle

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The good and young musician, singer, songwriter, and guitarist Jake Thistle, now 18 years old, continues to create and share music cover videos of various rock songs. His ...
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What If “Ain’t No Sunshine” Were Written by Dire Straits?

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“Ain’t No Sunshine” is one of the simplest but incredible classic soul ballads of all time. Bill Withers wrote this song for his 1971 debut album “Just as ...
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Sunday Movie – “Elvis” (2022)

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“Elvis” is a biographical musical drama film from 2022, that follows the life of the legendary rock and roll icon, singer, and actor Elvis Presley. This film is ...
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“Sultans of Swing” – Dire Straits Cover by the Band Stone Edge in the Netherlands

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Our well-known friend, musician, great guitarist, and lover of Dire Strait’s music – Wes Leurs has a surprise once again for us. Namely, he wants to share with ...
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The Best Live Version of “Can’t Find My Way Home” by Eric Clapton and Mark Knopfler

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“Can’t Find My Way Home” is a song originally written by the legendary Steve Winwood. This song is released in 1969 by the British rock band Blind Faith ...
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Dire Straits Legacy Tour 2022 Dates and Venues Across the USA and Canada

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Today, we would like to share with you all the dates and locations where the band Dire Straits Legacy will perform and have concerts in the period from ...
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