Dire Straits

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Youngblood Hawke Play “What’s That Song”

Gearing up for the GRAMMY Nominations Concert tonight on CBS, we tested Youngblood Hawke’s memory on some of the biggest songs in rock GRAMMY history.



Bob Dylan To Tour Arenas This Fall With Mark Knopfler

Hot off the announcement that his 35th studio album, “Tempest,” will be released September 11th comes the news that Bob Dylan will tour arenas this fall in support of the record.


Video Classics: ‘Expresso Love’ – Dire Straits

Did you know that when searching a major image provider’s database for the term ‘Dire Straits,’ that the first results are images of President Obama? Take that for whatever political commentary you will, but it […]


Birthdays and departures – Friday- and a fatal plane crash

BIRTHDAYS AND DEPARTURES – 3/5 1946 – [lastfm]MURRAY HEAD[/lastfm] (JESUS CHRIST SUPERSTAR) 1947 – [lastfm]EDDIE HODGES[/lastfm] 1948 – [lastfm]EDDY GRANT[/lastfm] (‘ELECTRIC AVENUE’) 1952 – ALLAN CLARKE ([lastfm]DIRE STRAITS[/lastfm]) 1958 – [lastfm]ANDY GIBB[/lastfm] – DEPARTED 1982 […]