News Archives: August 2009

Compiled by Terry Kilburn

First US single from Get Lucky Album

The first US single from Mark’s new album, Get Lucky, is ‘Border Reiver’ b/w ‘Cleaning My Gun’. The digital single is available for download now from iTunes US.

Border Reiver

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Pre Order Get Lucky

Get Lucky comes out on September 14th in Europe and September 15th in the North America. MarkKnopfler.com is pleased to offer Mark’s new album to pre-order, starting today. Visit the Store to get your copy.

As a special bonus to UK and MarkKnopfler.com CD buyers, we’ll be launching a special section of MarkKnopfler.com in September, just for you. So pre-order your copy today, and stay tuned for further details on the new section.

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Amazon gig in London

Mark is performing at The Bush Hall in Shepherd’s Bush, London, on September the 23rd. This is a private performance with no public sale of tickets. You can only obtain tickets for this event by entering the prize draw at Amazon UK and being a UK resident. No tickets will be issued for this event and access to the venue will only be possible if your name is on the guest list for the evening as a competition winner from Amazon UK. Please note that entry to the event is only guaranteed with both the appropriate confirmation from Amazon UK and valid photo ID. It is very important that you read and understand the terms and conditions relating to this performance before you enter the competition.

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Alchemy 5.1. DVD

Chuck Ainlay recently remixed the original tapes which formed the Alchemy album. The film is currently being digitally enhanced and a 5.1 and blue-ray version of the concert will be released next year. The approximate release date would be in April 2010 but this is not confirmed and retail will not be aware of this release as yet. More details will be released as they become available via markknopfler.com and MKNews.

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