I Love Dire Straits

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    The Bug

    One of my all time favourite bands. So many great songs.
    charlie1960 charlie1960
    51-55, M
    May 1, 2013

    Oh, H**l yea! Especially the Money

    for Nothing song! It was my Corvette cruising song when I brought it back to the good 'ole USA! I think I must have nearly (but not) wore it out. Out on the open interstate, hitting it, but being kinda careful with my speed (it isn't the Autobahn!), wind in my face. Life...
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    1 Response Sep 20, 2015

    The Greatest Song In History!

    Is Money For Nothing the greatest song of all time? I remember when the music clip came out- it was considered cutting edge with its technology...
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    2 Responses Sep 12, 2009

    Dire Straits

    Pretty much have all of their music. Very popular with the girls in my dorm at college. Mark Knoplfer is one of the great guitar players ever, really enjoy some of the extended guitar sections in tracks like "Tunnel of Love" and "Telegraph Road." However, my favorite in the group...
    NorgePrincess NorgePrincess
    41-45, F
    2 Responses Feb 27, 2012

    I Miss Dire Straits

    Dire Straits were my favourite band when I was a teenager growing up. I was lucky to see them in concert in 1983 in London, and then again in 1992 in Melboure and they were just amazing. I wish I could see them again in concert one day. My favourite songs are Money for Nothing...
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    1 Response May 23, 2012

    where do you think you're going?

    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=1ZXui-dcTt0 fade to black https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=TuYppz9Azzc
    grower629 grower629
    51-55, M
    1 Response Jan 31

    Lost in Dire Straits.

    Music overload.
    SandeshRawat SandeshRawat
    22-25, M
    2 Responses Feb 22, 2015

    Watch Dire Straits Tonight On Vintage TV

    As a fan of Dire Straits all I watch is Vintage TV as it plays their songs and many others from that great era of music. Vintage TV is the best music channel EVER!! Watch the likes of Dire Straits tonight at 9pm as part of The Best Of British Soft Rock Bands on Vintage TV on Sky...
    helenajohnson09 helenajohnson09
    Jul 15, 2013

    I've never been one to feel sad listening music

    considered by others to be mellow and quite sad. The perfect example is one of my all time favourite songs that i've listened to for as long as I can remember 'Brothers in Arms' from Dire Straits. Yes it may have a sad melody but all i hear is beautiful music, beautiful lyrics...
    walkonthewildside walkonthewildside
    26-30, F
    1 Response Feb 14


    Sultans of swing (LOVE IT!!!) and brothers in arms are my favourite favourite favourite! DS have always been my sunday afternoon band. the kind of music you love to relax to on a lazy sunday afternoon...mmmm. that's magic....bf.
    TheRealMimi TheRealMimi
    31-35, F
    2 Responses Apr 4, 2010

    Local Hero

    maybe one of the best guitar instrumentals iv ever heard in my life.
    HowAboutNoScott HowAboutNoScott
    22-25, M
    1 Response Apr 4, 2010

    Romeo and Juliet

    Reminds me of my friends and driving feeling the wind in your face...good times
    NiRiada NiRiada
    22-25, F
    2 Responses Apr 17, 2008
    grower629 grower629
    51-55, M
    1 Response Jan 31
    Marshallman90 Marshallman90
    13-15, M
    Jun 2, 2014
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