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Dire Straits song featured on The Last Ship

Dire Straits

Ride Across the River

Brothers in Arms (1985)

Tonight’s episode of TNT’s sci fi series The Last Ship used a large segment of… 181 more words

A guitar play that haunts me for almost 30 years

There is no one, has never been and most likely will never be a guitarist (and composer) like Mark Knopfler. He has influenced me like no other, I’d say, although I’m not exactly a guitarist. 67 more words


Weekend Music Feature: Dire Straits "Walk of Life" Live in London

I was at a club earlier this week and they were playing music videos on the big screen. The DJ played this song that almost everyone recognizes from the beginning notes. 135 more words

Heritage/ Culture

Want A Group Of Gypsies To Get Off Your Lawn? Blast Some Dire Straits!

Trying to get a band of gypsies to leave my property isn’t exactly a problem of mine, but if it was, I now know exactly what to do: blast Dire Straits out of some speakers. 239 more words

Web Culture

Private Investigations - Dire Straits (song)

Today I thought I would share this song by the British band Dire Straits, “Private Investigations”. The song was released as a single in the summer of 1982, and got to number 2 in the Dinsunited Kingdom singles charts. 325 more words