Dire Straits were a British rock band formed in London in 1977 by Mark Knopfler (lead vocals and lead guitar), David Knopfler (rhythm guitar and backing vocals), John Illsley (bass guitar and backing vocals), and Pick Withers (drums and percussion). The band became one of the world’s best-selling music artists, with records sales of over 100 million.. Their first hit single «Sultans of Swing
11 rows · Dire Straits were a British rock band from Newcastle, United Kingdom, formed in 1977 by …
|1||Sultans of Swing||6,940 listeners|
|2||Walk of Life||3,192 listeners|
|3||Money for Nothing||3,165 listeners|
|4||Brothers in Arms||2,312 listeners|
Thesaurus Antonyms Related Words Synonyms Legend:. Switch to new thesaurus . Noun: 1. dire straits – a state of extreme distress. desperate straits. straits, strait, pass – …
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Apr 27, 2009 · Great Dire Straits song. =====Check below for more: ===== «Money for Nothing» is a song recorded by British group Dire Straits, which first appeared on their 1985 album Brothers in Arms and
Dire Straits first recoding is one of there best! Sultans of Swing is the hit of this record/ CD and the rest of this CD is also very good. All 6 studio recordings have been re-mastered and this is a great one.
Dire Straits are the vehicle for session guitar whiz Mark Knopfler, who first appeared as a member of Bob Dylan’s band in the mid-1970s. Dire Straits play well-behaved, rhythm-heavy radio-rock that gets all its personality from Knopfler’s J.J. Cale-ish guitars and montone vocals.
: in a very bad or difficult situation With its best player out of the game, the team found itself in dire straits.
Dire Straits is the debut studio album by the British rock band Dire Straits released on 7 October 1978 by Vertigo Records internationally and by Warner Bros. Records in the United States. The album produced the hit single «Sultans of Swing», which reached #4 on the Billboard Hot 100 chart and number 8 on the UK Singles Chart.The album reached #1 on album charts in Germany, Australia and
Studio: Basing Street Studios, London
Dire Straits. 3,286,810 likes · 5,653 talking about this. Formed in 1977 Dire Straits, led by Mark Knopfler, were one of the iconic groups of the late
In a very bleak or grim situation. The recent nosedive in the stock market has left many companies in dire straits. I was in dire straits there for a while, but I’m feeling much better after my hospital stay.
The opening lines of Dire Straits’ “Brothers In Arms” – “These mist covered mountains / Are a home now to me / But my home is the lowlands / And always will be” – describes the career arc of a band who never lost touch with the inspiration and wellspring of creativity with which they began, even as they ascended the heights of worldwide phenomenon under the leadership of lead