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Mark Knopfler/Comments - Musical Style and Equipment - Musical Style
... Mark Knopfler is left-handed, but plays right-handed, and fingerpicks (using a personal variant of the clawhammer style) instead of using a plectrum (i.e ... is usually associated with the acoustic guitar, but Knopfler usually (though not always) plays an electric guitar ... Fender carries a Mark Knopfler Artist Series Stratocaster ...
Metroland (soundtrack) - Composition
... tracks, specifically composed and recorded for the film by Knopfler, effectively help to create the mood and highlight the distinct personalities of the principal characters, with the soundtrack changing the atmosphere ... In the lyrics of "Metroland", the only song he wrote for the move, Knopfler says "I've danced in the rain and I've been Django", so it is entirely appropriate that music by Django Reinhardt should also be on the ... The song is illustrative of Knopfler's art it begins with a rising four-note theme on flugelhorn which parallels the hymn Jerusalem, the quintessential anthem of ...
Mark Knopfler/Comments - Knopfler's Influence
... Knopfler also played in and co-produced Dylan's 1983 album Infidels ... British author and humorist Douglas Adams said about Knopfler, in his book So Long, and Thanks for All the Fish "Mark Knopfler has an extraordinary ability to make a Schecter Custom Stratocaster hoot and sing like ... song for the American television series The Beverly Hillbillies ("The Ballad of Jed Clampett"), Knopfler played guitar in the song, recreating the guitar riff from the original song ...
Cal (album) - Personnel
... Music Mark Knopfler – guitars Paul Brady – tin whistle, mandolin Liam O'Flynn – uillean pipes Guy Fletcher – keyboards John Illsley ...
Chuck Ainlay
... He has worked with Mark Knopfler on much of Knopfler's solo work, in addition to some Dire Straits material ... Along with Knopfler and Bob Ludwig, in 2006 he collected the Grammy Award for Best Surround Sound Album for the surround production of the famous Dire Straits album Brothers in Arms ...