Songwriter and guitarist, Mark Knopfler is one of the most enduring, respected and original figures in modern music. Well-known as front man for the eternally popular Dire Straits, Knopfler made his first impact with hits such as 'Sultans Of Swing' and 'Money For Nothing,' the song that helped immortalize the phrase "I Want My MTV." Among his landmark albums are 'Brothers In Arms,' 'On Every Street' and 'Sailing to Philadelphia.' An accomplished and respected producer and performer, he has worked with the likes of Bob Dylan, Van Morrison, Randy Newman, Chet Atkins, Emmylou Harris and scores of others. Knopfler is touring behind his latest solo album titled, 'Shangri-La.'
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