Dire Straits Archive

Tracks of my years Dire Straits - Sultans of Swing I'm sure you don't need me to tell you about Sultans of Swing, with its lyric inspired by a mediocre pub band Knopfler once saw, and its mesmerising arpeggios from Knopfler's '61 Strat... >>
Playlist September 2014: Tracks of my Years 41 tracks (because, maths and stuff) of varying degrees of cheesiness and significance, from classic rock to indie pop, and no doubt some straight up pop along the way, too. >>
Track of the Day Dire Straits - Private Investigations Share Right, can't sit here in the corner all night. I need to start work on MY INVESTIGATION. Blinds on the window. And by the window. And a pain behind … >>
Playlist November 2012: The 1980s, Part I Share Ah, the 80s: that most magically neon of decades, that shiniest, glitteriest, poppiest of times. The decade in which, musically speaking at least, I was born, and found my … >>