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Dire Straits were a band from Newcastle, United Kingdom, formed in 1977 by Mark Knopfler (guitar and vocals), his brother David Knopfler (guitar), John Illsley (bass), and Pick Withers (drums), and subsequently managed by Ed Bicknell. Dire Straits emerged during the era of the late '70s, and while their sound was minimalistic and stripped down, they owed little to . If anything, the band was a direct outgrowth of the roots revivalism of , but where… read more

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  • They're amazing
  • <3
  • pozdrowienia ze Śląska dla fanów Dire Straits
  • "Local Hero" (live '93), not of this world...
  • WE ARE THE SULTANS OF SWING. Big respect to Mark Knopfler.
  • On Every Street <3
  • Great band. Too bad most people only know them for Sultans of Swing, their songs are amazing.[3]
  • I spent a wonderful time and met this band, now I'm just in love. Big, rich compositions.

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