Label: Vertigo - 800 051-2 • Format: CD Album, Reissue • Country: Canada • Genre: Rock • Style: Blues Rock, Classic Rock
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Dec 07, · Dire Straits Their first album was a breath of fresh air in Based on traditional blues-based rock, the album appealed to those who found a lot of rock music bloated and couldn't find much to appeal in the UK punk scene. This album is full of great songs which still stand up today. Many Straits fans will argue that this is their best album.
About Dire Straits Founded by brothers Mark and David Knopfler in , Dire Straits introduced a viable alternative to the punk-dominated British music scene of the late 70’s.
Mar 09, · On Every Street Number 3 – “Love Over Gold” () Dire Straits’ fourth album is their most intricate and exquisite, a tasteful and occasionally difficult work of art led by the minute opener “Telegraph Road”. Every Dire Straits album except for “Communiqué” was a reaction to the one before it. “Love Over Gold” counters “Making Movies” radio-ready anthems with.
12 August , Glasgow, Scotland. This homely ex-teacher was UK band Dire Straits main asset through his skill as a composer, a tuneful if detached vocal style - and a terse, resonant fretboard dexterity admired by Eric Clapton and Chet Atkins, both of whom sought his services for studio and concert projects in the 80s.
"In The Gallery" runs to 6 minutes 16 seconds, and is an emphatic statement by Mark Knopfler to the effect that this contempt is well deserved. The song is also a tribute to his friend, Leeds artist Harry Phillips, who died in , two years before Dire Straits released their eponymous debut album.
Dire Straits "In The Gallery": "In The Gallery" lyrics. Dire Straits Lyrics "In The Gallery" Harry made a bareback rider proud and free upon a horse And a fine coalminer for the NCB that was A fallen angel and Jesus on the cross album: "Dire Straits" () Down To The Waterline. Water Of Love. Setting Me Up. Six Blade Knife.
Dire Straits emerged during the post-punk era of the late '70s, and while their sound was minimalistic and stripped down, they owed little to punk. If anything, the band was a direct outgrowth of the roots revivalism of pub rock, but where pub rock celebrated good times, Dire Straits were melancholy. Led by guitarist/vocalist Mark Knopfler, the group built their sound upon the laid-back blues.
Dire Straits' minimalistic interpretation of pub-rock had already crystallized by the time they released this album. Driven by Knopfler's spare, tasteful guitar lines and husky warbling, the album /5().
Name of band is spelled "Dire Straights" on spine and A2, D1 "Six Blade Knife" is incorrectly indicated as "Switch Blade Knife". A! "Down to the waterline" is incorrectly indicated as "Lady writer". C3 "Wild west end" is incorrectly indicated as "West end" Bootleg quality recording. Recorded: *Tower Theatre, Philadelphia Pennsylvania March 6, /5(9).