Compiled by Terry Kilburn

Amsterdam Showcase Competition

September 25, 2007

If you didn’t win tickets to see Mark’s intimate gig in Amsterdam this Wednesday (26th Sept), don’t give up just yet. We’ve got a pair of tickets each for 5 lucky winners. Just email your answers to the 2 questions below to, along with a telephone number you can be reached at, and make sure we receive your entries by 6pm today UK local time (in Holland that is GMT +1). Winners will then be contacted by telephone tomorrow and be able to watch the show tomorrow night. Please note that this competition is only open to residents of The Netherlands. The prize gives you entrance to the show only, and does not cover transport, etc.


1.     What do the Mark Knopfler songs Calling Elvis and Back to Tupelo have in common ?

2.     Name two American towns/cities which form part of the titles of Mark Knopfler songs.


Update – Wednesday 26th September

Many congratulations to our five lucky winners. All winners have been contacted and are looking forward to being in the audience at the showcase. Oh, the answers to the questions:-

1. Both about Elvis Presley

2. There were quite a few to choose from including Knoxville, Nazareth, Brooklyn,
New Orleans, Philadelphia, not to mention Tupelo (!) Big Smile