Dire Straits

Dire Straits - Brothers In Arms (Alternate Edition) (2017)  Music

Posted by v3122 at Feb. 9, 2018
Dire Straits - Brothers In Arms (Alternate Edition) (2017)

Dire Straits - Brothers In Arms (Alternate Edition) (2017)
EAC | Flac(Image) + Cue + Log & MP3 CBR 320Kbps
Label n/a | ~ 397 or 179 Mb | Scans(png) -> 5.13 Mb
Rock, Blues Rock | Unofficial Release

Brothers in Arms brought the atmospheric, jazz-rock inclinations of Love Over Gold into a pop setting, resulting in a surprise international best-seller. Of course, the success of Brothers in Arms was helped considerably by the clever computer-animated video for "Money for Nothing," a sardonic attack on MTV…

Dire Straits - The Best Remixes (2017)  Music

Posted by v3122 at Feb. 7, 2018
Dire Straits - The Best Remixes (2017)

Dire Straits - The Best Remixes (2017)
EAC | Flac(Image) + Cue + Log & MP3 CBR 320Kbps
Label n/a | ~ 458 or 194 Mb | Scans(jpg) -> 5.13 Mb
Rock, Electronic

Dire Straits were a British rock band formed in London in 1977 by Mark Knopfler (lead vocals and lead guitar), David Knopfler (rhythm guitar and backing vocals), John Illsley (bass guitar and backing vocals), and Pick Withers (drums and percussion). The band became one of the world's most commercially successful, with worldwide records sales of over 100 million…

Dire Straits - Calling Elvis (1991)  Music

Posted by v3122 at Jan. 12, 2018
Dire Straits - Calling Elvis (1991)

Dire Straits - Calling Elvis (1991)
EAC | Flac(Image) + Cue + Log & MP3 CBR 320Kbps
Warner Bros. Records, PRO–CD–4953 | ~ 67 or 27 Mb | Scans(jpg) -> 6 Mb
Blues Rock / Classic Rock | Promo

"Calling Elvis" is a song written by Mark Knopfler and performed by Dire Straits. It first appeared on the final studio album by the band, On Every Street (1991). It was released as the first single from that album, peaking at number 21 in the United Kingdom, and reaching the Top 10 in numerous other countries…

Dire Straits - Secrets In The Closet (2CD) (2007) {Cellar Dweller}  Music

Posted by TestTickles at Nov. 19, 2017
Dire Straits - Secrets In The Closet (2CD) (2007) {Cellar Dweller}

Dire Straits - Secrets In The Closet (2CD) (2007) {Cellar Dweller}
MP3 CBR 320kbps | RAR | 274 mb
Genre: pop rock, rock

Secrets In The Closet is a 2CD bootleg released in 2007 by British pop rockers The Dire Straits. Recorded during their Brothers In Arms tour, this was released by the Cellar Dweller folks.

Dire Straits: Remastered Albums Collection (1978 - 1991)  Music

Posted by v3122 at Oct. 17, 2017
Dire Straits: Remastered Albums Collection (1978 - 1991)

Dire Straits: Remastered Albums Collection (1978 - 1991)
EAC | Flac(Image) + Cue + Log & MP3 CBR 320Kbps
5CD | Label: Various | ~ 1531 or 576 Mb | Scans(jpg) -> 236 Mb
Blues Rock / Classic Rock

Dire Straits emerged during the post-punk era of the late '70s, and while their sound was minimalistic and stripped down, they owed little to punk. If anything, the band was a direct outgrowth of the roots revivalism of pub rock, but where pub rock celebrated good times, Dire Straits were melancholy. Led by guitarist/vocalist Mark Knopfler, the group built their sound upon the laid-back blues-rock of J.J. Cale, but they also had jazz and country inflections, occasionally dipping into the epic song structures of progressive rock. The band's music was offset by Knopfler's lyrics, which approximated the winding, stream-of-conscious narratives of Bob Dylan…
Dire Straits - Sultans Of Swing: The Very Best Of Dire Straits (1998) {2003, HDCD, Deluxe Edition} Repost / New Rip

Dire Straits - Sultans Of Swing: The Very Best Of Dire Straits (1998) {2003, HDCD, Deluxe Edition}
2CD | EAC Rip | FLAC (Img) + Cue + Log ~ 838 Mb | MP3 CBR320 ~ 317 Mb
Full Scans (JPG, 600 dpi) ~ 157 Mb | RAR 5% Recovery
Classic Rock | Mercury / Vertigo #0602498134757

Sultans of Swing: The Very Best of Dire Straits is the second greatest hits compilation by the British rock band Dire Straits, released on 19 October 1998 by Mercury Records internationally, and by Warner Bros. Records in the United States. The album was originally released, featuring liner notes by Robert Sandall, as both a one-disc edition and two-disc edition. The second disc contains live performances. The release is named after the band's 1978 hit single of the same name. The compilation was re-released together with a DVD in 2002.

Dire Straits - On Every Street (1991) [Japan, PHCR-1120]  Music

Posted by v3122 at Sept. 30, 2017
Dire Straits - On Every Street (1991) [Japan, PHCR-1120]

Dire Straits - On Every Street (1991)
EAC | Flac(Image) + Cue + Log & MP3 CBR 320Kbps
Vertigo, PHCR-1120 | ~ 361 or 145 Mb | Scans(jpg) -> 144 Mb
Blues Rock / Classic Rock

It took Mark Knopfler more than six years to craft a followup to Dire Straits' international chart-topper, Brothers In Arms, but though On Every Street sold in the expected multi-millions worldwide on the back of the band's renown and a year-long tour, it was a disappointment…

Dire Straits - Brothers In Arms (1985) [MFSL UDSACD 2099]  Music

Posted by v3122 at Sept. 26, 2017
Dire Straits - Brothers In Arms (1985) [MFSL UDSACD 2099]

Dire Straits - Brothers In Arms (1985)
EAC | Flac(Image) + Cue + Log & MP3 CBR 320Kbps
2013 | MFSL, UDSACD 2099 | ~ 288 or 133 Mb | Scans(png) -> 244 Mb
Blues Rock / Classic Rock

Brothers in Arms brought the atmospheric, jazz-rock inclinations of Love Over Gold into a pop setting, resulting in a surprise international best-seller. Of course, the success of Brothers in Arms was helped considerably by the clever computer-animated video for "Money for Nothing," a sardonic attack on MTV…

Dire Straits - Love Over Gold (1982)  Music

Posted by v3122 at Sept. 21, 2017
Dire Straits - Love Over Gold (1982)

Dire Straits - Love Over Gold (1982)
EAC | Flac(Image) + Cue + Log & MP3 CBR 320Kbps
Vertigo, 800 088-2 | Germany | ~ 253 or 99 Mb | Scans(jpg) -> 76 Mb
Blues Rock / Classic Rock | Remastered

Adding a new rhythm guitarist, Dire Straits expands its sounds and ambitions on the sprawling Love Over Gold…

Dire Straits - Making Movies (1980) [1985, Japan for USA]  Music

Posted by v3122 at Sept. 19, 2017
Dire Straits - Making Movies (1980) [1985, Japan for USA]

Dire Straits - Making Movies (1980)
EAC | Flac(Image) + Cue + Log & MP3 CBR 320Kbps
Warner Bros., 3480-2 | ~ 229 or 91 Mb | Scans(jpg) -> 72 Mb
Blues Rock / Classic Rock

Without second guitarist David Knopfler, Dire Straits began to move away from its roots rock origins into a jazzier variation of country-rock and singer/songwriter folk-rock. Naturally, this means that Mark Knopfler's ambitions as a songwriter are growing, as the storytelling pretensions of Making Movies indicate…