Mark Knopfler Profile
|Full Name:||Mark Knopfler - Contact Mark Knopfler|
|Birth Name:||Mark Freuder Knopfler|
|Famous As:||Singer, guitarist|
|Date of Birth:||August 12, 1949|
|Place of Birth:||Glasgow, Scotland, UK|
|Brother(s):||David Knopfler (younger, a musician)|
|Spouse:||Kitty Aldridge (since February 14, 1997, third marriage)|
|Son(s):||Benji and Joseph (twins, b. 1987)|
|Daughter(s):||Isabella (b. 1998), Katya Ruby Rose (b. 2003)|
|Education:|| Attended Gosforth Grammar School|
Attended Harlow Technical College, studied Journalism
Graduated from Leeds University, majored in English
Mark Knopfler News
ChronicleLiveFancy owning a vintage watch belonging to Mark Knopfler? Here's your chance
A pair of luxury watches owned and signed by a Geordie rock legend are to go under the hammer to raise cash for a children's charity. Mark Knopfler has donated two of his own watches to be auctioned off in aid of Bravehearts of the North East. The ...
- Pieta Brown's New Album 'Postcards' Gets a Little Help From Friends Mark Knopfler, Calexico, and More - Acoustic Guitar
Acoustic GuitarPieta Brown's New Album 'Postcards' Gets a Little Help From Friends Mark Knopfler, Calexico, and More
The result is her new album Postcards (Lustre Records), in which each of the ten tracks features a special guest, including Mark Knopfler, Calexico, Carrie Rodriguez, Mason Jennings, David Lindley, Mike Lewis (saxophonist for Bon Iver), the Pines, and ...
uDiscover MusicMark Knopfler Replies To One Of Pieta Brown's 'Postcards'
Mark Knopfler is among the contributors to acoustic singer-songwriter Pieta Brown's Postcards album, just released on Lustre Records. Brown had previously played on his North American tour after the release of her One And All album in 2010. Knopfler ...
Hindustan TimesGurgaon: Dire Straits Experience all set to perform at Leisure Valley ...
GURGAON: Dire straits original member Christ White is touring the country with other musicians as members of Dire Straits Experience.
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The HinduOh yeah, the boys can play!
While purists would insist that Dire Straits minus founder Mark Knopfler is not Dire Straits, the Dire Straits experience last weekend at Bengaluru International Exhibition Centre on Tumkur Road had its share of fans. Featuring Chris White (sax, flute ...
NW Evening MailJohn McCusker brings live band back to Cumbria
NW Evening Mail
As a live and studio guest he has shared stages with Bonnie Raitt, Steve Earle, Paolo Nutini and Jools Holland, and featured on recordings by Mark Knopfler, Paul Weller, Ocean Colour Scene and Teenage Fanclub. His film and TV work includes soundtracks ...
Minuteman News CenterIrish accordianist at Seabury Center in Westport April 7
Minuteman News Center
A member of legendary Irish bands De Dannan, Boys of the Lough, and a musical force in Riverdance, O'Connor has graced projects by such artists as Mark Knopfler, Elvis Costello, Rod Stewart, and The Waterboys' ?Fisherman's Blues? album. The Galway ...
Financial ExpressSultans of Swing to enthral music lovers today
Dire Straits is the vision of one man, Mark Knopfler, and we try to capture the spirit of it without copying it,? he said. Terence Reis, who has the unenviable job of filling in for Mr. Knopfler, said that the experience was an overwhelming one at ...
Gurgaon relives tunes of the 80s through Dire Straits Experience
In a league of their own - Deccan Herald
Dire Straits Experience to return in Israel
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Times of IndiaCome take a walk of life
Times of India
Part-timers of an outfit once fronted by Mark Knopfler will be in town this week to play a show for charity (to provide sustainable drinking water to villagers in Rajasthan), but minus the big names we've come to associate with the million-selling ...