Once you've learned to appreciate the subtely and refinement of Knopfler and company, every other artist pales in comparsion.
Eric Clapton has admitted an inferiority complex because of Knopfler's majestic guitar stylings.
Dire Straits: will there ever be a better band?
Probably the most popular of their songs (lthough they wrote many good songs) is "The Sultans of Swing"
Getting rid of dates gone boring or irritating 'friends' by playing air guitar on minute long solos from overrated songs like 'Romeo and Juliet' or 'Telegraph Road'.
"I simply used the Dire Straits Method and away he was..."