Knopfler And Harris Team Up For Duets Album

Former DIRE STRAITS frontman MARK KNOPFLER has teamed up with country queen EMMYLOU HARRIS for an album of duets. The couple met while taping a TV special with the late CHET ATKINS and became fast friends. Knopfler says, "With that amazing voice, Emmylou, now more than ever, seems to capture a kind of universal female experience, something that speaks to all ages."


Tags: Dire Straits - Mark Knopfler - Emmylou Harris


More Dire Straits

The Straits Return To Deptford For Albany Show On March 9th 2013

Dire Straits played their first ever gig in Deptford in 1977 when they shared a council flat on the Crossfields Estate. In the 80s they...

10 Million Milestone For Adele's 21

Just in case you were in any doubt over just how successful, talented, adored and, indeed, rich Adele was, the news broke today that the...



Dire Straits Newsletter

Subscribe to this news alert service to receive news and reviews on Dire Straits

Unsubscribe | Unsubscribe All