Dire Straits is the debut studio album by the British rock band Dire Straits released on 7 October 1978 by Vertigo Records internationally and by Warner Bros. Records in the United States. The album produced the hit single "Sultans of Swing", which reached on the Billboard Hot 100 chart and number 8 on the UK Singles Chart. The album reached on album charts in Germany, Australia and France, in the United States and in the United Kingdom
Complete your Dire Straits collection. Live From Italy (LP, Unofficial). On The Road (LP, Unofficial). Not On Label (Dire Straits).
There is an interesting contrast on this 94-minute double-disc live album (recorded at London's Hammersmith Odeon in July 1983) between the music, much of which is slow and moody, with Mark Knopfler's muttered vocals and large helpings of his fingerpicking on what sounds like an amplified Spanish guitar, and the audience response.
Communiqué is the second studio album by the British rock band Dire Straits released on 15 June 1979 by Vertigo Records internationally and by Warner Bros. The album produced the single "Lady Writer", which reached on the Billboard Hot 100 chart and on the UK Singles Chart. The album reached on album charts in Germany, New Zealand, and Sweden, in the United States and in the United Kingdom.
Dire Straits – Communique album cover. Number 5 – Dire Straits (1978) Arriving in the middle of the punk era and disco explosions, Dire Straits debut uprooted traditional Rock N’ Roll while still staying somewhat grounded in it. They keep things relatively simple here, with clean, piercing guitar and Mark Knopfler’s folksy vocals taking equal cues from British pub singers and Bob Dylan. Dire Straits firs album – Dire Straits 1978
Alchemy: Dire Straits Live (Remastered). MP3 Download, 3 Jun 1996. Audio CD, Box set, Live, 30 Apr 2007. this album,in my humble opinion is pure magic. I have a good many of their albums but none bar Alchemy have telegraph road which is one of knopflers greatest works. I do have it on vinyl,or did,i just cant find i. thats telegraph road,not alchemy) Dire Straits are one of a few bands that sound great recorded or live.
Alchemy: Dire Straits Live - Студийный альбом от Dire Straits. В альбом вошло 60 треков. Продолжительность альбома: 09:14:52. Dire Straits - Once Upon A Time In The West (Alchemy Live). dIRE sTRATS - Once Upon A Time In The West - Dülmen 2018.
Live at the BBC. Live album by. Dire Straits. 26 June 1995 (1995-06-26). Live at the BBC consists of eight songs, the first seven were recorded for the BBC Live in Concert series on 22 July 1978. The eighth song, "Tunnel of Love", was recorded for the BBC TV program The Old Grey Whistle Test on 31 January 1981, as stated in the booklet, but this version really comes from Westfalenhalle, Dortmund, Germany, recorded on 19 December 1980. The album features one unreleased song, "What's the Matter Baby?", co-written by Mark Knopfler and his brother David.
|Once Upon A Time In The West|
|Down To The Waterline|
|Sultans Of Swing|
|Angel Of Mercy|
|DSQ 3, DSQ 3||Dire Straits||Live From Italy (LP, Unofficial)||Lounging Records, Black Cat Records||DSQ 3, DSQ 3||Italy||1981|
|DSQ 3||Dire Straits||Live From Italy (LP, Unofficial)||Lounging Records||DSQ 3||Italy||1981|
|DSQ3||Dire Straits||On The Road (LP, Unofficial)||Not On Label (Dire Straits)||DSQ3||Unknown|