PRIVATEERING ALBUM by MARK KNOPFLER http://www.markknopfler.com/store/Product.aspx?id=SM001171 Mark's eighth solo album is a 2-disc release. The deluxe edition also includes a live CD featuring rehearsal for tour Autumn 2011 in hard back book format. Also available as a standard double-CD, on vinyl and as a box set. •Artist: Mark Knopfler •Label: Universal •Release Date: 9/4/2012 •Format: Multi-CD Track Listing: Disc 1 1.Redbud Tree 2.Haul Away 3.Don't Forget Your Hat 4.Privateering 5.Miss You Blues 6.Corned Beef City 7.Go, Love 8.Hot or What 9.Yon Two Crows 10.Seattle Disc 2 1.Kingdom of Gold 2.Got To Have Something 3.Radio City Serenade 4.I Used To Could 5.Gator Blood 6.Bluebird 7.Dream of the Drowned Submariner 8.Blood and Water 9.Today Is Okay 10.After The Bean Stalk Disc 3 - Rehearsal Desk Mixes 1.Why Aye Man 2.Cleaning My Gun (unmixed 2-track) 3.Corned Beef City (unmixed 2-track) 4.Sailing To Philadelphia 5.Hill Farmer's Blues (unmixed 2-track Samples here:-http://www.markknopfler.com/media/flash/audioplayer.html http://backstage.popmarket.com/preview-privateering-mark-knopfler/ Mark Knopfler, who was recently presented with a Lifetime Achievement Award at this year's Ivor Novellos, will release his eighth solo album, Privateering, on Mercury Records on September 3rd, 2012. This is the artist's first double album, each song an original. They cover a wide range of locations and characters from both sides of the Atlantic and move through a number of genres which include several new blues originals. Privateering is a soulful and heartfelt collection masterfully performed by a group of world class players. In addition to what has become Knopfler's long-time band, hand-picked guest aces include Kim Wilson (harp) of the Fabulous Thunderbirds, Tim O'Brien (mandolin), singer Ruth Moody of The Wailin' Jennys, Paul Franklin (pedal steel) and Scotland's Phil Cunningham (accordion). Twenty new titles were recorded at the artist's British Grove Studios in London with the following players: Richard Bennett (guitar), Jim Cox (piano) Guy Fletcher (keyboards), John McCusker (fiddle), Mike McGoldrick (whistle and flute), Glenn Worf (bass) and Ian Thomas (drums). Knopfler was assisted by co-producers Guy Fletcher and Chuck Ainlay. Mark Knopfler is one of the most critically and commercially successful artists of all time. He has already sold in excess of 135 million records, and has received countless awards and honours including an OBE and several Grammy Awards. Editorial Reviews 2012 two CD release from the British guitarist, songwriter, producer and former Dire Straits leader. Privateering is Knopfler's first double album, each song an original. They cover a wide range of locations and characters from both sides of the Atlantic and move through a number of genres which include several new Blues originals. The album is a soulful and heartfelt collection masterfully performed by a group of world class players. In addition to what has become Knopfler's long-time band, hand-picked guest aces include Kim Wilson (harp) of the Fabulous Thunderbirds, Tim O'Brien (mandolin), singer Ruth Moody of The Wailin' Jennys, Paul Franklin (pedal steel) and Scotland's Phil Cunningham (accordion). Twenty new titles were recorded at the artist's British Grove Studios in London with the following players: Richard Bennett (guitar), Jim Cox (piano) Guy Fletcher (keyboards), John McCusker (fiddle), Mike McGoldrick (whistle and flute), Glenn Worf (bass) and Ian Thomas (drums). Knopfler was assisted by co-producers Guy Fletcher and Chuck Ainlay. Origonal videos by YT users :-marshallbs & 88edwardo