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List of Dire Straits band members

List of Dire Straits band members


Timeline

Chronological list
Year(s) 19771980 1980 Full-time band members Mark Knopfler - lead guitar, lead vocals David Knopfler - rhythm guitar, keyboards, backing vocals John Illsley - bass guitar, backing vocals Pick Withers - drums, percussion Mark Knopfler - guitar, lead vocals John Illsley - bass guitar, backing vocals Pick Withers - drums, backing vocals Mark Knopfler - lead guitar, lead vocals Hal Lindes - rhythm guitar, backing vocals John Illsley - bass guitar, backing vocals Alan Clark - keyboards Pick Withers - drums Mark Knopfler - lead guitar, lead vocals Hal Lindes - rhythm guitar, backing vocals John Illsley - bass guitar, backing vocals Alan Clark - keyboards Terry Williams - drums Mark Knopfler - lead guitar, lead vocals Hal Lindes - rhythm guitar, backing vocals John Illsley - bass guitar, backing vocals Alan Clark - keyboards Guy Fletcher - synthesizer, backing vocals Terry Williams - drums Joop de Korte - percussion Mel Collins - saxophone Tommy Mandel - keyboards did not tour Auxiliary touring members

19801982 19821984 19841985

did not tour

List of Dire Straits band members

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Chris White - saxophone Joop de Korte - percussion (19851986)

19851988 19881989 19891991 19911992

Mark Knopfler - lead guitar, lead vocals Jack Sonni - rhythm guitar John Illsley - bass guitar, backing vocals Alan Clark - keyboards Guy Fletcher - synthesizer, backing vocals Terry Williams - drums Mark Knopfler - guitar, lead vocals John Illsley - bass guitar, backing vocals Alan Clark - keyboard Guy Fletcher - synthesizer, backing vocals Terry Williams - drums Mark Knopfler - guitar, lead vocals John Illsley - bass guitar, backing vocals Alan Clark - keyboards Guy Fletcher - synthesizer, backing vocals Mark Knopfler - guitar, lead vocals John Illsley - bass guitar, backing vocals Alan Clark - keyboards Guy Fletcher - synthesizer, backing vocals

Chris White - saxophone Eric Clapton - guitar

did not tour

Chris White - saxophone Chris Whitten - drums and percussion Phil Palmer - guitar Paul Franklin - pedal steel guitar Danny Cummings - percussion

19921995

Mark Knopfler - guitar, lead vocals John Illsley - bass guitar, backing vocals Alan Clark - keyboards Guy Fletcher - synthesizer, backing vocals

did not tour

Members
Mark Knopfler - lead vocals, guitar (19771995) John Illsley - bass guitar, backing vocals (19771995) Alan Clark - keyboards (19801995) Guy Fletcher - synthesizer, backing vocals (19841995) David Knopfler - rhythm guitar, keyboards, backing vocals (19771980) Pick Withers - drums, percussion (19771982) Terry Williams - drums (19821989) Jack Sonni - rhythm guitar (19851988) Hal Lindes - rhythm guitar, backing vocals (19801985)

Article Sources and Contributors

Article Sources and Contributors


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