Compiled by Terry Kilburn

Mark Knopfler Announces 2019 World Tour

Monday, October 22, 2018

Just announced- Mark’s 2019 tour in support of his forthcoming ninth studio album, Down the Road Wherever kicks off April 25, 2019!

For presale information and concert dates, see the full list on the Tour Page now.

While presales for most cities begin on October 29, there are some exceptions. Presales for Mark’s shows in Germany and Austria begin October 23 @ 10:00 am CEST. Presales for Italy dates begin October 26 @ 10:00 am CEST. Presales for Denver, Woodinville and Vienna are TBA in 2019, but Fair Admission is open for registration. To see the full list of Mark’s upcoming tour dates, visit the Tour Page.

As with past Mark Knopfler tours, the 2019 edition includes some very special offers for fans. North American ticket buyers will receive an offer for a copy of Mark’s new album with every ticket purchase. And all ticket presale customers will receive a complimentary live recording from the forthcoming tour. Expect more details on both these programs to be communicated over the coming weeks and months.



A Note from
Please do not buy your tickets from secondary websites such as StubHub, Viagogo, Craigslist, eBay, Vivid Tickets or Gumtree. We can’t guarantee they will be real or that you’ll get them for the price we intended. Do buy them from our website.

Please always check for the best way to buy tickets and for all details of fan-to-fan resale sites. If you genuinely can’t make it to the show you bought tickets for, use a fan-to-fan service to safely sell to other fans. These details vary from city to city, as well as country to country, so please check and follow links on the Tour Page for the best way to get a hold of safe, fairly priced tickets.

Introducing Fair Admission – a new premium service from

Monday, October 22, 2018

Note: Due to the popularity and size of the response to the launch of this program, account creation using Facebook is currently unavailable. Users are being asked to create their accounts manually using their email address for the most reliable experience. is excited to introduce a brand new premium service on this upcoming tour.

Fans interested in attending are invited to pre-register for presale tickets now through Fair Admission, a new service exclusive to Mark’s official site.


Fair Admission takes the stress out of traditional presales by slowing down the experience. From now until 11:59 PM  PDT on October 24 you can pre-register for presale tickets at your convenience.

Note: Fair Admission pre-registration is not available for dates in Germany, Austria or Italy. See the Tour Page for presale information for these shows.


Start by creating a new Fair Admission account. Once created, you will be sent a verification email. Click it, sign in and simply select the show(s) and the number of tickets you’d like to purchase. If we can accommodate your request, on October 25 we will email you a shopping basket with your tickets ready for easy checkout. You will then have until October 27 to complete your transaction – no rushing required.

Those who successfully purchase tickets through Fair Admission will be charged a fee of 2.30 GBP/2.6 EUR/$3 USD/$4 CAD (currency based on the location of venue) per ticket purchased at checkout for this premium service. Remember, this fee only applies if you both pre-register using Fair Admission and you successfully purchase tickets, otherwise there is no charge.

All remaining presale ticket inventory unclaimed at the end of pre-registration will be placed on regular presale during the traditional presale window starting on October 29 at 10 am local time and noon local time in the UK.

For answers to frequently asked questions about Fair Admission, click here. For complete tour details, visit the Tour Page. Otherwise, begin Fair Admission pre-registration today.

SSE Scottish Music Awards

Friday, October 19, 2018

Mark will be among those performing at the 20th SSE Scottish Music Awards ceremony at Glasgow’s SEC on Saturday December 1st. The SSE Scottish Music Awards honour the biggest and best in Scottish music whilst raising vital funds for Nordoff Robbins Scotland.


Mark in Italy

Wednesday, October 3, 2018

Mark will be in Italy on the 12th of October. He will be a special
guest at IMAGinACTION, the international video clip festival to
be held in Cesena from 12 to 14 October.