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Mark Knopfler


Mark Knopfler found fame as front man of the highly acclaimed Dire Straits who over many years had hits such as Money for nothing, Sultans of swing and the multimillion selling album Brothers in arms.

Over the years Mark has collaborated with many artists. He has at one time or other worked with people such as Bob Dylan, Van Morrison, Randy Newman, Buddy Guy, Tina Turner, Phil Lynott, Willy DeVille, Eric Clapton, Waylon Jennings, Chet Atkins, Phil Everly, The Chieftains, Ben. E. King, Mary Chapin-Carpenter, Joan Armatrading, Scott Walker, Jeff Healey, The Judds, Jimmy Nail, Bryan Ferry, Aztec Camera, Steely Dan, Sting, Sonny Landreth, James Taylor, and Emmylou Harris.

He has also devoted a great deal of time to charity work for institutions large and small. Dire Straits did a total of three concerts for the Prince's Trust in front of Prince Charles and Diana, Princess of Wales. They appeared at the 1985 Live Aid Concert and the 1988 Nelson Mandela 70th Birthday Concert.

July 2014
25 July 2014
The Riverside Public House in Lechlade on Thames
9 June 2008
Zagreb, Dom Sportova, Croatia
13 May 2008
Vienna, Stadthalle, Austria
12 May 2008
Budapest, Budapest Arena, Hungary
11 May 2008
Prague 7, Sportovní hala Výstaviště, Czech Republic
2 May 2008
Warsaw, TORWAR, Poland
27 April 2008
Moscow, Olympiski, Russia
26 April 2008
St. Petersburg, New Ice Arena, Russia