Notting Hillbillies jam in London (1999)

July 19, 1999 - the Notting Hillbillies - that is Mark Knopfler and Friends - start a seven nights residency at Ronnie Scott's Jazzclub, London, UK<img src='//rvm.pm/wp-content/uploads/2017/02/Dire-Straits-Communiqué-RVM-SMALL.jpg' alt='Dire Straits' 'Communiqué'' width='190' height='161'/>

‘L’Amour Toujours’ N°322 – Vintage 90s Music Videos

Simply Red, Crowded House, Suzanne Vega, Space, The Notting Hillbillies, The Corrs, Cowboy Junkies, Lenny Kravitz, Chantal Kreviazuk, Dan Hill, Live, Elton John, RuPaulThey are the performers of the twelve vintage love songs that were ranked in the UK charts, this week (09/52) BUT ... in the Nineties 90s. (Source) Here, they are reunited in one glorious playlist. Enjoy!For TWELVE more 'L'Amour…

Mark Knopfler gather his Friends to save the babies (2002)

July 23, 2002 - The Notting Hillbillies - that is Mark Knopfler (g, voc), Steve Phillips (g, voc), Brendan Croker (g, voc), Guy Fletcher (kb, bck voc), Marcus Cliffe (b), Danny Cummings (d), Bobby Valentino (viol, mando) open then Mark will come back with his "Friends" - that is Robbie McIntosh (g), John Illsley (b), Bobby Valentino (viol, mando), Geraint Watkins (kb, acord), Guy Fletcher (kb),…

Vertigo publish ‘Dire Straits,’ their eponymous debut album featuring ‘Sultans of Swing’ (1978)

'Dire Straits' is their debut and eponymous studio album featuring 'Sultans of Swing,' produced by Muff Winwood and released on June 9, 1978 by Vertigo1 . Down to the Waterline (1979, Live) 2 . Down to the Waterline (1980, Dortmund) 3 . Water of Love (Rockpalast, 1979) 4 . Water Of Love (TopPop) 5 . Setting Me Up 6 . Setting Me Up (w/ Notting Hillbillies, 1997, Glasgow) 7 . Six blade knife…

As we wish Mark Knopfler a Happy Birthday, the day is perfect for a ‘Dire Straits at their bests’ post

As we wish, today, English singer and guitarist Mark Knopfler a Happy 71th Birthday, the time has come to playlist the 'BESTS' of his band : Dire Straits CREDITSPhoto : Victor SchiferliAudio : Sultans of Swing . Money for Nothing . Walk of Life . Brothers in Arms . Romeo and Juliet . So Far Away . Tunnel of Love . Your Latest Trick . Private Investigations . Lady Writer . Video : Sultans Of Swing…