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Dire Straits

Money For Nothing (Live 1988)

Album related: Brothers In Arms

Year: 1988

Originally released on: The Prince's Trust Rock Gala 1988 VHS Video (Spain, MSD Video ‎– V9122)

Category: Live

Track Length: 6:29

Notes: Recorded live at the Royal Albert Hall, London, 5th-6th June 1988. Mark Knopfler played his song backed by Eric Clapton´s band that included Dire Straits´ keyboard player Alan Clark. Knopfler was a member of Eric´s band by then so he played on EC and Elton John songs aswell. In 1999 it was released on DVD  as The Prince's Trust Rock Gala - Volume 3 (Germany, TDK Recording Media Europe S.A. DV-PTRU86). The Japanese DVD featured an extra track from Clapton´s performance that featured Mark on second guitar: Behind the Mask (1999, Japan, The Prince´s Trust Rock Concert, Nippon Columbia Co. LTD COBY 90097). Both DVD releases have lossless soundtrack (Linear PCM Stereo). A radio show from DiR Network includes the whole performance so it has Cocaine aswell

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