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Mark Knopfler

Four Concerts with Nathan East

Bassist extraordinaire, Nathan East, who turns 64 today – Happy Birthday BTW – has been for almost 40 years a “top session bassist”. Very much in demand, Nathan has played on numerous albums and behind the greatest (you want to verify ? click on The ‘Four Concerts with Nathan East’ are with Eric Clapton, […]

Steely Dan release their seventh album : ‘Gaucho’ featuring…

Steely Dan’s ‘Gaucho’ feat. ‘Hey Nineteen’ is their seventh studio album released on November 21, 1980 by Mca. Track Listing : 1.Babylon Sisters (Walter Becker, Donald Fagen) – 05:55 . 2.Hey Nineteen (Walter Becker, Donald Fagen) – 05:10 . 3.Glamour Profession (Walter Becker, Donald Fagen) – 07:29 . 4.Gaucho Walter Becker, Donald Fagen, Keith Jarrett) […]

Bryan Ferry releases his fifteenth album : ‘Avonmore ‘ (2014)

Bryan Ferry’s ‘Avonmore ‘ is his fifteenth studio album released on November 17, 2014 by Bmg Rights Management. Track Listing : 1.Loop De Li (Bryan Ferry) – 04:18 . 2.Midnight Train (Bryan Ferry) – 03:49 . 3.Soldier Of Fortune (Bryan Ferry, Johnny Marr) – 04:25 . 4.Driving Me Wild (Bryan Ferry) – 03:37 . 5.A […]

This week In Guitar Virtuosi 28

Eric Clapton, Mark Knopfler, Mike Stern, Eric Johnson, Roy Buchanan, Gary Moore, Slash, Zakk Wylde, Jonny Lang, Joe Bonamassa, Roy Harper, Jimmy Page, Nels Cline, Julian Lage, Bill Frisell, Allan Holdsworth, Trevor Rabin. They are the Guitar Virtuosi selected among the 277 Posts we publish this week. Here, they are reunited in one glorious playlist. […]

Elton John sits in with Eric Clapton in Tokyo (1988)

November 2, 1988 – Elton John sits in with Eric Clapton Band – that is Eric Clapton (g,voc), Mark Knopfler (g,voc), Alan Clark (kb), Nathan East (b, voc), Steve Ferrone (d), Ray Cooper (p), Tracy Ackerman and Tessa Niles (bk voc) – at Tokyo Dome in Tokyo, Japan

This week In Male Balladeers 14

George Michael, Elton John, Curtis Mayfield, James Brown, George Harrison, Daryl Hall, John Oates, Bryan Ferry, Nick Cave, Harry Connick, Jr., Leonard Cohen, Joe Cocker, Juanes. They are the Male Balladeers selected among the 250 Posts we publish this week. Here, they are reunited in one glorious playlist. Enjoy! Tracklist 1 . George Michael – […]

John Legend releases ‘Evolver,’ his third album featuring Kanye…

John Legend’s ‘Evolver’ is his third studio album featuring Kanye West, Brandy, Estelle and Andre 3000, among other guests and released on October 28, 2008 by Good, Columbia. Track Listing : 1.Good Morning Intro (Drew Ramsey, Shannon Sanders) – 00:46 . 2.Green Light (André Benjamin, James Neng-Hsien Ho, Rick Nowels) – 04:44 . 3.It’S Over […]

Dire Straits release’Making Movies,’ their third album featuring…

Dire Straits’ ‘Making Movies’ feat. ‘Romeo and Juliet’ is their third studio album produced by Jimmy Iovine & frontman Mark Knopfler and released on October 17, 1980 by Vertigo / Warner Bros. Track Listing : 1.Tunnel Of Love (Mark Knopfler, Richard Rodgers, Oscar Hammerstein Ii) – 08:11 . 2.Romeo And Juliet (Mark Knopfler) – 06:00 […]

Capitol publish Tina Turner’s sixth solo album : ‘Break Every…

Tina Turner’s ‘Break Every Rule’ is her sixth (and the follow-up to ‘Private Dancer’) solo album, released on September 23, 1986 by Capitol. Track Listing : 1.Typical Male (Terry Britten, Graham Lyle) – 04:18 . 2.What You Get Is What You See (Terry Britten, Graham Lyle) – 04:31 . 3.Two People (Terry Britten, Graham Lyle) […]

Eric Clapton meets Mark Knopfler in San Francisco (1988)

September 21, 1988 – Eric Clapton (g, voc), Mark Knopfler (g), Nathan East (b), Alan Clark (kb), Steve Ferrone (d), Jody Linscott (perc), Tessa Niles (backing voc) and Katie Kissoon (backing voc) will hit the stage at Shoreline Amphitheatre, Mountain View in San Francisco

Reprise publish Randy Newman’s ‘Land of Dreams’ featuring…

Randy Newman’s ‘Land of Dreams ‘ is an album (about his childhood in New Orleans) released in September 1988 by Reprise. Track listing : 1.Dixie Flyer (Randy Newman) – 04:10 . 2.New Orleans Wins The War (Randy Newman) – 03:27 . 3.Four Eyes (Randy Newman) – 03:34 . 4.Falling In Love (Randy Newman) – 03:00 […]

Singing (or Playing) With Van Morrison

Van Morrison, whose birthday is today – Happy Birthday BTW – has duetted with a myriad of singers or musicians of all genres. We have selected ten individuals and three bands : Chet Baker, Cliff Richard, Bob Dylan , Ray Charles, Tom Jones, Jeff Beck, Mark Knopfler, The Chieftains, Candy Dulfer, John Lee Hooker, Them, […]

Bob Dylan releases his nineteenth album : ‘Slow Train Coming’…

Bob Dylan’s ‘Slow Train Coming’ is his nineteenth studio album (his first as a born-again Christian) released on August 20, 1979 by Columbia Records. Track Listing : 1.Gotta Serve Somebody (Bob Dylan) – 05:22 . 2.Precious Angel (Bob Dylan) – 06:27 . 3.I Believe In You (Bob Dylan) – 05:02 . 4.Slow Train (Bob Dylan) […]