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mark knopfler

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recording British Grove Studios, London (07.11. - 03.12)
mixing n/a
mastering Bob Ludwig at Gateway Mastering Studios, Portland., Maine
production Mark Knopfler Co-produced by Guy Fletcher and Chuck Ainlay

My thanks go to the band and brilliant guest performers and my co-producers, Chuck Ainley and Guy Fletcher. Thanks also to David Stewart and his staff at British Grove Studios, all dedicated to making the place what it is. Thank you to my guitar tech Glenn Saggers, Paul Crockford and all at PCM, james Harman at Michael Simkins LLP, Ronnie Harris and all at Harris and Trotter LLP. Thank you Mark Smoothy, David Thwaites and Andy Reid for assisting with cover photofgraphy and finally, my PA Roby Becker, Paul Kennerley and my wife Kitty


knopfler, mark vocals, electric, slide and acoustic guitars, strings arr.
bennett, richard guitars, bouzouki and tiple
cox, jim piano and organ, fender rhodes [23]
fletcher, guy keyboards, organ [22], mini Martin acoustic [23] and vocals [1,?,11,?], strings arr.
mccusker, john fiddle and cittern
mcgoldrick, mike whistles and uilleann pipes
cunningham, phil accordion [?,22,23]
worf, glenn upright and electric bass
thomas, Ian drums
wilson, kim harp [3,5,8,12,14,16,19,20]
o'brien, tim mandolin [3,5,13,20,21] and vocals
franklin, paul pedal steel [?,22,23]
moody, ruth vocals [1,7,10,11]
gregson-williams, rupert vocals [?,11, ?], strings conducted
botti, chris trumpet [13]
hitchcock, nigel saxophone [13]
charnee, john clarinet [17]


disc one
  1. redbud tree (3:19)
  2. haul away (4:01)
  3. don't forget your hat (5:14)
  4. privateering (6:18)
  5. miss you blues (4:17)
  6. corned beef city (3:31)
  7. go, love (4:52)
  8. hot or what (4:53)
  9. yon two crows (4:26)
  10. Seattle (4:19)
disc two
  1. kingdom of gold (5:23)
  2. got to have something (4:00)
  3. radio city serenade (5:13)
  4. I used to could (3:36)
  5. gator blood (4:14)
  6. bluebird (3:26)
  7. dream of the drowned submariner (4:57)
  8. blood and water (5:18)
  9. today is okay (4:45)
  10. after the beanstalk (3:55)
bonus tracks
  1. occupation blues (4:22)
  2. river of grog (3:43)
  3. follow the ribbon (8:08)
  4. your perfect song [download-file only] (2:57)
unreleased track
  1. I never met a one like you


Mark Knopfler : a life in songs / BBC [DVD]


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