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Song of the day: Guy Fletcher- Mary In The Morning

In 1971, the nephew from Guy Fletcher (the one from Dire Straits) had a hit. He started as a session musician, but in 1966, he started writing songs for other artists, such as Elvis Presley, the Hollies, and Power To All Our Friends from Cliff Richard. 36 more words

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Dire Straits: Brothers in Arms

Brothers in Arms, British rock group Dire Straits’ fifth and penultimate studio album, reached the number-one spot on album charts across the world, and for good reason. 310 more words

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Saturday Shopper: Dire Straits - "On the Night


This live recording I picked up, without really thinking about it beeing a live album, but when it was time to put it into the CD-player I instantly noticed that this must be a live recording, which the CD when starting showed. 129 more words

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August 22nd - Dire Straits - "Twistin' by the pool"

Get your cozzies on and bookie the day away with Dire Straits #singing;#feelgood

Twistin’ by the Pool

We’re going on a holiday now
Gonna take a villa, a small chalet… 410 more words

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Brothers in Arms

These mist covered mountains
Are a home now for me
But my home is the lowlands
And always will be
Some day you’ll return to…
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On Every street

There’s gotta be a record of you someplace
You gotta be on somebody’s books
The lowdown – a picture of your face
Your injured looks…
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The Daily Cut: Dire Straits "Romeo and Juliet"

Dire Straits: “Romeo and Juliet”

ALBUM:  Making Movies

YEAR:  1980

WRITER:  Mark Knopfler

A Top 10 single in Britain and Ireland, it didn’t chart in the U.S., but became a rock radio staple. 191 more words

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