Meandering lyrics, drug-induced hazes, the pressure to play “pop star” –just a few things that can saddle a great band after a hit album.
Upon its release, “Brothers In Arms” by Dire Straits was largely overlooked. It’s since gotten a fresh look — and much more appreciation.
With his brother Mark, David Knopfler took a wlld ride with Dire Straits. In our new interview, he shares what’s inspiring him today.
From the MTV hit everyone knows, to the song used in the recent movie, “I, Tonya,” to the one we all play air-guitar to….these hits sum up the collective genius of Dire Straits.