Dire Straits is the debut studio album by the British rock band Dire Straits released on 7 October 1978 by Vertigo Records internationally and by Warner Bros. Records in the United States. The album produced the hit single "Sultans of Swing", which reached on the Billboard Hot 100 chart and number 8 on the UK Singles Chart. The album reached on album charts in Germany, Australia and France, in the United States and in the United Kingdom
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Dire Straits' fifth album entitled Alchemy : Dire Straits Live was released in February of 1984 on Vertigo/Phonogram in Europe and on Warner Bros here in the United States. By the time Dire Straits recorded their first (and still their best) live album, Dire Straits (spearheaded by lead singer/lead Mark Knopfler plus bass player John Illsley, guitarist Hal Lindes and keyboard player Alan Clark (who would stay with the band until their unexpected 1995 retirement) had found a new drummer Terry Williams (who was in Rockpile with Nick Lowe. The group recorded an EP which was released under the title Twisting By the Pool in the States and took to the road culminating in a series of shows recorded and filmed at the Hammersmith Odeon in London to create one of the finest live albums ever.
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Dire Straits established Dire Straits as a major force on album-oriented radio in America, and their second album, Communique (1979), consolidated their audience, selling three million copies worldwide. As the group was recording its third album, David Knopfler left the band to pursue a solo career; he was replaced by former Darling member Hal Lindes. Like its predecessor, Making Movies was a sizable hit in America and Britain, even though the band was criticized for musically treading water.
Is Alchemy the best album by Dire Straits? BestEverAlbums. com brings together thousands of 'greatest ever album' charts and calculates an overall ranking. DIRE STRAITS - ALCHEMY LIVE PART ONE (ONLY) - CASSETTE ALBUM 1984 - CLASSIC ROCK Condition: Acceptable. Time left: 33m 36s. Ships to: Worldwide. Dire Straits – Alchemy - Dire Straits Live, Germany /2 LP Condition: Used. Time left: 4h 24m 25s. DIRE STRAITS-Alchemy - Dire Straits Live - 1 & 2 (UK IMPORT) CD NEW Condition: Brand New. Time left: 6h 23m 6s.
Dire Straits' minimalist interpretation of pub rock had already crystallized by the time they released their eponymous debut. Driven by Mark Knopfler's spare, tasteful guitar lines and his husky warbling, the album is a set of bluesy rockers. And while the bar band mentality of pub-rock is at the core of Dire Straits - even the group's breakthrough single, "Sultans of Swing," offered a lament for a neglected pub rock band - their music is already beyond the simple boogies and shuffles of their forefathers, occasionally dipping into jazz and country
|1-2||Once Upon A Time In The West|
|1-5||Romeo And Juliet|
|1-6||Love Over Gold|
|2-1||Sultans Of Swing|
|2-2||Twisting By The Pool|
|2-3||Two Young Lovers|
|2-5||Tunnel Of Love|