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Mark Knopfler

Mark Knopfler
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18 May 2019

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first direct arena

Claypit Lane, Leeds, LS2 8AR

Mark Knopfler, one of the most critically and commercially successful artists of all time, has announced a date at the first direct arena with his band in 2019. Hailed as one of the greatest guitarists of all time, Mark Knopfler has sold in excess of 120 million albums across his Dire Straits and solo career, and many of his songs have become standards, including ‘Money For Nothing’, ‘Sultans Of Swing’, ‘Romeo & Juliet’ and ‘Walk Of Life’. He has released eight solo albums as well as recording ‘Neck And Neck’ with guitar great Chet Atkins, and collaborated with Emmylou Harris on ‘All The Roadrunning’.

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