• > Home
  • > Artists
  • > Dire Straits
  • > Overview
  • Dire Straits

    Dire Straits

    British rock band formed in 1977 by Mark Knopfler, David Knopfler, John Illsley and Pick Withers. The group first split up in 1988 but reformed in 1991 and then disbanded again in 1995.Full-time band members:Mark Knopfler – lead guitar, lead vocals (1977–1995)John Illsley – bass guitar, backing vocals (1977–1995)Alan Clark – keyboards (1980–1995)Guy Fletcher – synthesizer, backing vocals ...more

    Be Social with Us

    • ARTISTdirect at youtube

    Related Sites

    Latest Music News

    more news headlines »

    Featured Links