2009 News

Compiled by Terry Kilburn

Allons à Paris

October 27, 2009

Mark will be returning to France’s Palais Omnisport Paris Bercy on June 9, 2010 and we’re having a members-only ticket presale starting tomorrow. Log into your account by 9 am CEST on October 28 to purchase some of the best seats in the house. While you’re in the store, there are still great seats available for Mark’s shows in Glasgow, Perugia and Rome. There are still more dates to come, so stay tuned. Don’t forget, you can also stay up to date on the entire Get Lucky tour by visiting the Tour page.

In The Studio – MK interview

October 5, 2009

There is an upcoming interview with Mark about his new album Get Lucky and his previous work with Dire Straits on a show that has featured exclusive one-on-one interviews with him before called “In the Studio”.  Throughout this week of October 5th you can listen to the shows as they air on the radio (over 90 stations in the U.S) or if you are out of the listening area, by Monday October 12th they will be available to stream free from the site, www.inthestudio.net.  Find your radio station at the site too.

Italy and Denmark dates announced

October 1, 2009

In June 2010, Mark will be doing a date in Denmark, followed soon after by a number of Italian dates. We will be holding Best Seats ticket presales for these shows starting Friday, October 2. Log into your account before the sale begins for your chance to buy some of the best seats in the house. While you’re in the Store, don’t forget that we also have a number of Spanish dates on sale right now.

Win a Signed Copy of ‘Get Lucky’

September 28, 2009

MarkKnopfler.com is giving away Get Lucky CDs signed personally to you. We’ll pick five random winners from Mark’s mailing list to receive the prize. If you’re already on the mailing list, you’re already entered in the draw. If you’re not receiving updates from Mark, sign up today. Be sure to read the full rules and regulations. Winners will be chosen on October 5.

Germany, Sweden and Austria Presales

September 21, 2009

Mark will be playing several dates in Germany, Sweden and Austria as part of the 2010 Get Lucky tour. For a complete list of all of dates for these countries, along with ticket presale information, visit the Tour page. Make sure you’re a member of Mark Knopfler.com for your chance at the best seats in the house in our September 22 ticket presales. Tickets will be available on a first-come, first-served basis, so make sure you log into your membership account just before the sales start on Tuesday.

Rep of Ireland and N. Ireland Presales

September 18, 2009

Mark will be playing two dates in the Republic of Ireland and Northern Ireland as part of the 2010 Get Lucky tour. The Dublin show is at The O2 on May 19, while the Belfast concert will take place at Odyssey Arena on May 20. Make sure you’re a member of Mark Knopfler.com for your chance at the best seats in the house in our September 19 ticket presale. Tickets will be available on a first-come, first-served basis, so make sure you log into your membership account just before the sales start at 9 am local time on Saturday.