Mark Knopfler - Local Hero download free

Mark Knopfler - Local Hero download free

Performer: Mark Knopfler
Album: Local Hero
Country: UK
Released: 2012
Style: Folk Rock, Smooth Jazz, Fusion, Rockabilly, Ambient
MP3 version ZIP size: 1202 mb
FLAC version ZIP size: 1135 mb
WMA version ZIP size: 1390 mb
Rating: 4.3
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Engineered by Louis Kramer Mastered by Bob Ludwig Photography by Frank Griffin Produced by Mark Knopfler. The 1983 soundtrack for Local Hero was composed by Mark and features guest group The Acetones on 'The Mist Covered Mountains' and 'The Ceilidh'.

The Mark Knopfler discography consists of recordings by British singer-songwriter and guitarist Mark Knopfler, not including his work with Dire Straits. Knopfler began recording apart from Dire Straits in 1983, when he released his first soundtrack album Local Hero. That same year he produced his first album, Infidels for Bob Dylan. Between 1983 and 2002, Knopfler composed and released eight soundtrack albums.

Music by Mark Knopfler for the film produced by David Puttnam Written and Directed by Bill Forsyth All titles written by Mark Knopfler except "The Mist Covered Mountains" trad. for co-ordinating men and machines and for Acetone drumming. Track duration times do not appear on this release.

Local Hero - Студийный альбом от Mark Knopfler. В альбом вошло 17 треков. Продолжительность альбома: 56:26. Mark Knopfler Smooching BSO Local Hero Top Jcpc Style 1983 Full HD. Mark Knopfler Smooching (local hero) cover by Philippo. Smooching (Mark Knopfler) By Franck PHILIPPO with a Stratocaster fromTom Launhardt.

1983 soundtrack album by Mark Knopfler. Soundtrack album by. Mark Knopfler. March 1983 (1983-03). The Local Hero album was recorded in 1982 at The Power Station in New York, and Eden Studios in London Critical reception.

Band Name Mark Knopfler. Album Name Local Hero. Erscheinungsdatum 25 Oktober 1990. Labels Universal Music Group Mercury Records Warner Music Group. Mitglieder die dieses Album besitzen9. Re-Issue in 1997 by Mercury Records and Vertigo. Re-Issue in 2006 by Warner Music Group. Re-Issue in 2012 by Universal Group.

Dire Straits leader Mark Knopfler's intricate, introspective finger-picked guitar stylings make a perfect musical complement to the wistful tone of Bill Forsyth's comedy film, Local Hero. This album was billed as a Knopfler solo album rather than an original soundtrack album, with the notation "music. Knopfler brings along Dire Straits associates Alan Clark (keyboards) and John Illsley (bass), plus session aces like saxophonist Mike Brecker, vibes player Mike Mainieri, and drummers Steve Jordan and Terry Williams.

Tracklist Hide Credits

1 The Rocks And The Water 3:30
2 Wild Theme 3:40
3 Freeway Flyer
Bass – John IllsleyGuitar [Rhythm] – Hal Lindes
4 Boomtown (Variation Louis' Favourite)
Bass – Neil JasonDrums – Steve JordanVibraphone – Mike Mainieri
5 The Way It Always Starts
Bass – Neil Jason, Steve JordanVocals – Gerry Rafferty
6 The Rocks And The Thunder 0:40
7 The Ceilidh And The Northern Lights 4:07
8 The Mist Covered Mountains
Arranged By – Mark KnopflerBass – Eddie GomezWritten-By – Traditional
9 The Ceilidh: Louis Favourite/Billy's Tune 3:42
10 Whistle Theme 0:53
11 Smooching
Bass – Tony LevinVibraphone – Mike Mainieri
12 Stargazer 1:31
13 The Rocks And The Thunder 0:40
14 Going Home: Theme Of The Local Hero
Bass – Tony Levin

Companies, etc.

  • Record Company – Universal International
  • Marketed By – Universal Music LLC
  • Distributed By – Universal Music LLC
  • Phonographic Copyright (p) – Mercury Records Ltd.
  • Copyright (c) – Straitjacket Songs Ltd.
  • Copyright (c) – Chariscourt Ltd.


  • Drums – Terry Williams (tracks: 3, 11, 14)
  • Engineer – Louis Kramer (tracks: 7 to 9), Neil Dorfsman
  • Engineer [Assistant] – Josh Abbey, Phil Vinall, Tim Palmer
  • Featuring – The Acetones (tracks: 7 to 9)
  • Guitar, Synthesizer, Percussion, Drums [Lynn] – Mark Knopfler
  • Photography By [Back] – Frank Griffin
  • Photography By [Front] – Denis Waugh
  • Producer – Mark Knopfler
  • Saxophone – Mike Brecker* (tracks: 4, 11, 14)
  • Synthesizer, Piano, Organ [Hammond] – Alan Clark
  • Written-By – Mark Knopfler (tracks: 1 to 7, 9 to 14)


This Japanese 'Mini-LP' reissue on SHM-CD comes with:
- an OBI strip,
- an outer sleeve replica,
- an individually numbered sheet with replicas of both original A side and B side vinyl labels,
- a black & white leaflet with track titles and liner notes in Japanese.

Music by Mark Knopfler for the film produced by David Puttnam, written and Directed by Bill Forsyth.

Originaly released in 1983.

The Acetones are:
Alan Clark - Piano
Roddy Murray - Guitar
Jimmy Yuill - Whistle
Mark Winchester - Violin
Dale Winchester - Accordion
Brian Rowan - Bass
Ed Bicknell - Percussion

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Barcode (Printed on OBI): 4 988005 728678
  • Rights Society: JASRAC

Other versions

Category Artist Title (Format) Label Category Country Year
VERL 4, 811 038-1 Mark Knopfler Local Hero ‎(LP, Album, Non) Vertigo, Vertigo VERL 4, 811 038-1 UK 1983
811 038-1 Mark Knopfler Local Hero ‎(LP, Album) Vertigo 811 038-1 Portugal 1983
811 038-2 Mark Knopfler Local Hero ‎(CD, Album, RE) Vertigo 811 038-2 Germany Unknown
32PD-127, 811 038-2 Mark Knopfler Local Hero ‎(CD, Album, RE) Vertigo, Vertigo 32PD-127, 811 038-2 Japan 1986
811 038-2 Mark Knopfler Local Hero ‎(HDCD, Album, RE, RM) Vertigo 811 038-2 Europe Unknown

Mark Knopfler - Brothers In Mark download free

Mark Knopfler - Brothers In Mark download mp3

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Performer: Mark Knopfler
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Title: Brothers In Mark
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Released: 1985