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Mark Knopfler

Mark Knopfler

Mark Knopfler

Mark Knopfler artist page: interviews, features and/or performances archived at NPR Music

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February 14, 2008 The music legends talk about working together as writers and vocalists and singing "courting songs."

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November 19, 2007 Hear an interview and in-studio performance with the former Dire Straits guitarist.

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August 28, 2006 The ex-Dire Straits frontman and veteran country singer took seven years to make an album together.

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July 24, 2005 Back after a long recuperation from a motorcycle accident, Knopfler is hard at work on his music.

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December 1, 2006 Here's a look at Folk Alley's picks for the best folk, roots, Americana and Celtic albums of 2006.

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Gillian Welch

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Spoon

Spoon

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Rodrigo y Gabriela

Rodrigo y Gabriela

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Bon Iver

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Charles Mingus

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Emerson String Quartet

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Nusrat Fateh Ali Khan

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Wye Oak

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M.I.A.

Music and news from the Sri Lanka-born hip-hop artist and producer.

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Arcade Fire

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Sailing to Philadelphia [Warner]

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  • Album: Sailing to Philadelphia [Warner]
  • Artist: Mark Knopfler
  • Label: Warner Bros.
  • Released: 2000
 

Shangri-La

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  • Album: Shangri-La
  • Artist: Mark Knopfler
  • Label: Warner Brothers
  • Released: 2005
 

All the Roadrunning

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  • Album: All the Roadrunning
  • Artist: Mark Knopfler and Emmylou Harris
 

Kill to Get Crimson

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  • Album: Kill to Get Crimson
  • Artist: Mark Knopfler
 

Firecracker

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  • Album: Firecracker
  • Artist: Wailin' Jennys
 

Funnel Cloud

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  • Album: Funnel Cloud
  • Artist: Hem
 

Lost John Dean

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  • Album: Lost John Dean
  • Artist: Kieran Kane, Kevin Welch & Fats Kaplin
 

Adieu False Heart

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  • Album: Adieu False Heart
  • Artist: Linda Ronstadt & Ann Savoy
 

Migrations

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  • Album: Migrations
  • Artist: The Duhks
 

Wired

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  • Album: Wired
  • Artist: Michael McGoldrick
 

Reunion: A Decade of Solas

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  • Album: Reunion: A Decade of Solas
  • Artist: Solas
 

Life Short, Call Now

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  • Album: Life Short, Call Now
  • Artist: Bruce Cockburn
 

All the Roadrunning

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  • Album: All the Roadrunning
  • Artist: Mark Knopfler, Emmylou Harris