Dire Straits

Dire Straits’ Mark Knopfler to auction ‘Money For Nothing’ guitar and over 100 other instruments

The guitar was also used for the band’s Live Aid set in 1985

Dire Straits turn down “huge amounts of money” to reform

"I wish people would stop offering me huge amounts of money to put [Dire Straits] back together"

Dire Straits guitarist Jack Sonni has died

He played guitar on the rock band's biggest album 'Brothers In Arms'

Soundtrack Of My Life: Mathew Horne

It's only Gavin off of 'Gavin & Stacey'!

The Rock & Roll Hall of Fame has turned into a museum. Time for change

Kate Bush, Foo Fighters and Dionne Warwick are among the artists not yet inducted. Did rock and pop grind to a halt around 1986?

Mark Knopfler cancels two concerts in Russia in protest over human rights crackdown

Dire Straits man pulls shows after NGOs have their offices raided

Canada lifts ban on Dire Straits’ ‘Money For Nothing’

1985 hit was pulled due to use of 'faggot'

Mark Knopfler declines Dire Straits tour and album

Bassist John Illsley reveals Knopfler isn't keen on a reinion


The Dire Straits frontman collides with a car in London...


Boffins name a raptor after the Dire Straits guitar legend...