Dire Straits – Making Movies (1980)

Making Movies is the third album by English band Dire Straits, released in 1980 on Vertigo/Warner Bros. Tracklist: A1. “Tunnel of Love” (8:09) A2. “Romeo and Juliet” (5:47) A3. “Skateaway” (6:32) B1. “Expresso Love” (5:17) B2. “Hand in Hand” (4:50) B3. “Solid Rock” (3:18) B4. “Les Boys” (4:07) Credits: Mark Knopfler — vocals, guitar, writer, […]

Dire Straits ‎– Dire Straits (1978)

Dire Straits is the debut album by the namesake English roots-rock band, released in 1978 on Vertigo in the UK and Warner Bros. in the US. Tracklist: A1. “Down to the Waterline” (4:02) A2. “Water of Love” (5:26) A3. “Setting Me Up” (3:19) A4. “Six Blade Knife” (4:13) A5. “Southbound Again” (2:59) B1. “Sultans of […]

Dire Straits

Dire Straits was an English rustic-rock band from Deptford that released six studio albums and a live disc on Vertigo/Warner Bros. between 1978 and 1991. Members: Mark Knopfler (guitar, vocals), John Illsley (bass, vocals), Pick Withers (drums, 1977-82), David Knopfler (rhythm guitar, vocals, 1977-80), Hal Lindes (guitar, 1980-85), Alan Clark (keyboards, 1980-95), Terry Williams (drums, […]