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Old 07-20-2006, 12:22 AM   #16
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Knopfler. Great guitarist. Love his work on the debut album.
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Old 07-20-2006, 12:29 AM   #17
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He's one of the best rock guitarists ever, and I like his fingerpicking style. I like his older stuff better - can't say I'm too thrilled with his change of genre as of late.
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Old 07-20-2006, 01:08 AM   #18
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The song...Brothers in Arms

Especially the live versions.
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Old 07-20-2006, 01:37 AM   #19
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Amazing band and really hes one of the best guitarists of our time....much under rated much like Edge
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I love Dire Straits. I have to say I haven't really heard much from his solo career. Telegraph Road has to be the most epic, grandest rock song ever.
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I love Mark Knopfler he is so amazing,...my husband and I have seen him 4-5 times now..we go whenever we get the chance. I love Dire Straits..I grew up with them and U2 (both parent were huge fans ) but I also love his new stuff, he writes some really beautiful songs.....*crosses fingers for a Bono & Mark collaboration
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I love the duet he does with Emmylou Harris....i'm not much of a country music fan but i love her voice and it's so sexy the way they sing together...it's beautiful!!!
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Have you guys noticed that very often when you walk into some hifi shop, they're playing Dire Straits/Mark Knopfler to demonstrate the equipment?
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Dire Straits only works when played LOUD.

But LOUD, they sound F***king great.
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I appreciate and adore Mark Knopfler
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I am loving the new Kill To Get Crimson album. Fantastic songwriting and guitar playing.
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