Tag Archives: Mark Knopfler

Walk of Life: Dire Straits; Shooter Jennings; Brad Paisley

Hello there! This week’s blog entry is Walk of Life. This is a lovely, bouncy rock ‘n roll song composed by Mark Knopfler. We will start with a brief review of the career of his group Dire Straits. We will … Continue reading

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Sultans of Swing: Dire Straits, Blackjack, and System of a Down

Hello there! In this week’s blog we consider the song Sultans of Swing. This is a wonderfully creative rock song performed by the group Dire Straits and written by their lead guitarist Mark Knopfler. We will start with the original … Continue reading

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