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John Illsley was the founding bass player with the legendary 120 million album selling Dire Straits and contributing vocalist to their Communiqué, Making Movies and Brothers in Arms albums until the group dissolved in 1995. John has released four albums of his own: Never Told A Soul (1984) and Glass (1988) while performing with Dire Straits, then Beautiful You (2008) and the best yet, Streets of Heaven (2010).

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  • Mag die Musik...
  • So truly romantic music, especially last two albums.
  • Great music :)
  • Great Bassist
  • The bassist of my all-time favourite band. All my respect Mr. Illsley.
  • Great song: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=XdrvmuAeJK4&playnext_from=TL&videos=GFoaBcwVQGc&feature=recentf
  • Pretty killer Bassist
  • That Glass album is incredibly bad, but somehow funny.
  • "...bought a local pub, the East End Arms, and The George Hotel on the Isle of Wight, and began exhibiting his art around the world." Ok, from now on...you're my official idol! :D

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