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Mark Knopfler - Guitar stories

Discussion in 'Bad Dog Cafe' started by stephent2, Oct 20, 2012.

  1. stephent2

    stephent2 Poster Extraordinaire

    Jun 22, 2003
    Georgia/Minnesota
    You'all might like this,

     
  2. PrivateIron

    PrivateIron Tele-Meister

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    Apr 19, 2009
    Scotland
    Brilliant - saw the trailer for this some time ago but thought I'd have to miss out as it was only on Sky. Glad to see someone has posted it on YouTube for us all.

    Thanks for sharing!
     
  3. superlightweigh

    superlightweigh Tele-Holic

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    Apr 11, 2007
    Schenectady, NY
    I know I did...thanks for posting :)
     
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  5. wmsimpson

    wmsimpson Tele-Holic

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    Sep 29, 2009
    North Bend, WA
    I really enjoyed that! Thanks for posting. :)
     
  6. Skub

    Skub Friend of Leo's

    Jul 28, 2010
    N.Ireland
    I watched that on Sky Atlantic last week,it's a topic most of us can identify with. Knopfler is a very humble man.
     
  7. brewwagon

    brewwagon Poster Extraordinaire

    Feb 6, 2009
    the delta bc
    great saturday morning viewing!
     
  8. stinkey

    stinkey Tele-Afflicted

    Apr 4, 2010
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  9. Alamo

    Alamo Poster Extraordinaire

    Nov 15, 2006
    Berlin, Germany
    I sure enjoyed that - ta.
     
  10. xStonr

    xStonr Friend of Leo's

    Jun 26, 2005
    W. Palm Beach
    That was a great watch. Thanks!!
     
  11. jaimed

    jaimed Poster Extraordinaire

    Fantastic.

    TNX stephent2

    Jaime
     
  12. hekawi

    hekawi Poster Extraordinaire

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    Apr 29, 2003
    greenville, sc
    best 43:57 i've spent all day. thanks for posting!

    "the guitar will be a friend to you all your life"....words to live by
     
  13. aikiguy

    aikiguy Tele-Meister

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    Nov 2, 2010
    Alameda California
    Great watch on a lazy sat morning

    Thanks for posting this!

    I loved it!
     
  14. Mid Life Crisis

    Mid Life Crisis Friend of Leo's

    Jan 12, 2007
    Cambridge, England
    How weird is this. Just watched this on Sky Arts. Great Sarurday night guitar porn!
     
  15. Del Pickup

    Del Pickup Poster Extraordinaire

    Mar 24, 2008
    New Zealand
    Excellent viewing! And interesting stories behind every instrument. Is this a series of programmes? I'm sure it would be just as interesting to see more artists talking about their favourite instruments.

    Made me think about my own instruments and the sentiments behind several of them. Guess even ordinary folk like myself can have a life in music - just not in the spotlightor with such success.

    Thanks for posting this.
     
  16. Preacher

    Preacher Tele-Afflicted

    Apr 17, 2007
    Oklahoma
    Wow
    that is all I can say.

    I am going to search You Tube now for other guitat stories.

    thanks for posting that!! It was excellent in all areas!
     
  17. Rolling Estonian

    Rolling Estonian Friend of Leo's

    Aug 23, 2009
    Bethesda, MD.
    Thanks for posting, outstanding.

    M
     
  18. Schmikey

    Schmikey Tele-Holic

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    Apr 17, 2009
    Winnipeg
    Thank you very much for posting that. Much appreciated!
     
  19. RichardWitt

    RichardWitt Tele-Afflicted

    Aug 1, 2006
    Australia
    Is this a series??? This needs to be a series!!!
     
  20. blue metalflake

    blue metalflake Doctor of Teleocity

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    63
    Jan 29, 2005
    ireland
    Thanks for posting - I don't have the right channels to watch on Sky.
     
  21. Tonetele

    Tonetele Friend of Leo's

    Jun 2, 2009
    South Australia
    Thank you stephent2 I don't know why Chet didn't include him as a Guitar Master- especially as they played together on an album of Fingerpickers Ruling The World. Played Teles all my life till I heard Knofpler (1978), since then have always had a Strat in my collection.He is also a left handr playing guitar right handed-WOW!! He does it better than most of all of us. A friend of mine loves MK and his mother was a Certified Maestro-( now deceased) tested back in about 1920 on violin. Her comments on him were "That man knows his insrument".High praise to him.
     
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