Dire Straits
Genre:
Pop/Rock
Meta styles:
Hard Rock, Pop/Rock, Rock & Roll/Roots
Styles:
Album Rock, Contemporary Pop/Rock, Rock & Roll

Dire Straits were a british rock 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 post-punk era of the late '70s, and while their sound was minimalistic and stripped down, they owed little to punk. If anything, the band was a direct outgrowth of the roots revivalism of pub rock, but where pub rock celebrated good times, Dire Straits were melancholy.

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The Studio Albums 1978-1991 CD6

The Studio Albums 1978-1991 CD6

1
Year:
2020
Tracks:
12
Bitrate:
320 kbps
The Studio Albums 1978-1991 CD5

The Studio Albums 1978-1991 CD5

Year:
2020
Tracks:
9
Bitrate:
320 kbps
The Studio Albums 1978-1991 CD4

The Studio Albums 1978-1991 CD4

2
Year:
2020
Tracks:
5
Bitrate:
320 kbps
The Studio Albums 1978-1991 CD3

The Studio Albums 1978-1991 CD3

3
Year:
2020
Tracks:
7
Bitrate:
320 kbps
The Studio Albums 1978-1991 CD2

The Studio Albums 1978-1991 CD2

Year:
2020
Tracks:
9
Bitrate:
320 kbps
The Studio Albums 1978-1991 CD1

The Studio Albums 1978-1991 CD1

3
Year:
2020
Tracks:
9
Bitrate:
320 kbps
Dire Straits: Deep Cuts

Dire Straits: Deep Cuts

16
Year:
2018
Tracks:
15
Bitrate:
320 kbps
Six Blade Knife (The Magic Of Dire Straits)

Six Blade Knife (The Magic Of Dire Straits)

8
Year:
2018
Tracks:
14
Bitrate:
320 kbps
Alchemy Live

Alchemy Live

14
Year:
2010
Tracks:
11
Bitrate:
320 kbps
Making Movies

Making Movies

20
Year:
2010
Tracks:
7
Bitrate:
320 kbps
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