Annotation

The Album tittle an the cover art indicates it was recorded in Majestic Theatre, San Antonio, Texas, USA - August 16, 1985.
But, the real date and venue, for sure, is Summit Theatre, Houston, Texas, USA, 17th August 1985 (Source).

Annotation last modified on 2018-06-17 06:35 .

Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Rating Length
1 Sultans of Swing
11:46
2 Why Worry
5:01
3 Walk of Life
4:02
4 Two Young Lovers
4:45
5 Brothers in Arms
8:14
6 Solid Rock
4:45
7 Going Home (Theme From Local Hero)
4:36
CD 2
# Title Rating Length
1 Ride Across the River
9:54
2 Expresso Love
6:45
3 One World
5:41
4 Romeo and Juliet
8:47
5 Money for Nothing
7:50
6 Tunnel of Love
7:52

Credits

CD 1

recorded in:
Houston, Texas, United States (1985-08-17) (tracks 1–7)
composer:
Mark Knopfler (tracks 1–7)
lyricist:
Mark Knopfler (tracks 1–6)
publisher:
Chariscourt Ltd. (tracks 2–5)
Rondor Music (London) Ltd. (tracks 2–3, 5)
later versions:
live recording of:
Brothers in Arms (1985-08-17) (track 5)
Going Home: Theme of the Local Hero (1985-08-17) (track 7)
Solid Rock (1985-08-17) (track 6)
Sultans of Swing (1985-08-17) (track 1)
Two Young Lovers (1985-08-17) (track 4)
Walk of Life (1985-08-17) (track 3)
Why Worry (1985-08-17) (track 2)

CD 2

recorded in:
Houston, Texas, United States (1985-08-17) (tracks 1–6)
additional composer:
Richard Rodgers (track 6)
Sting (singer, songwriter & member of The Police) (track 5)
composer:
Mark Knopfler (tracks 1–6)
lyricist:
Mark Knopfler (tracks 1–6)
publisher:
Chariscourt Ltd. (tracks 1, 3, 5)
Rondor Music (London) Ltd. (tracks 1, 3, 5)
later parody versions:
Monkeys for Uncles (track 5)
live recording of:
Expresso Love (1985-08-17) (track 2)
Money for Nothing (Dire Straits song) (1985-08-17) (track 5)
One World (1985-08-17) (track 3)
Ride Across the River (1985-08-17) (track 1)
Romeo and Juliet (1985-08-17) (track 4)
Tunnel of Love (1985-08-17) (track 6)