Annotation

The intro to this song is an extract from The Carousel Waltz by Richard Rodgers. The CD booklet also credits Oscar Hammerstein II, but the extract is music only. Hammerstein wrote the lyrics, so that credit is an error.

Annotation last modified on 2011-08-10 23:10 UTC.

Relationships

lyricist and composer:Mark Knopfler
additional composer:Richard Rodgers
lyrics page:http://lyrics.wikia.com/wiki/Dire_Straits:Tunnel_Of_Love [info]
Wikidata:Q1084026 [info]

Recordings

DateTitleAttributesArtistLength
performance
1981-07-05Tunnel of Love I (live, 1981-07-05: X Rekords, Brussels, Belgium)live and partialDire Straits2:38
1981-07-05Tunnel of Love II (live, 1981-07-05: X Rekords, Brussels, Belgium)live and partialDire Straits9:43
1983-07-23Tunnel of Love (Alchemy Live: 23rd July 1983, Hammersmith Odeon, London)liveDire Straits10:41
1983-07Tunnel of Love (intro: The Carousel Waltz) (live, 1983-07: Hammersmith Odeon, London, UK)liveDire Straits14:23
1985-07-10Tunnel of Love (live, 1985-07-10: Wembley Arena, London, UK)liveDire Straits?:??
1985-08-05Tunnel of Love (1985-08-05: “American Tour 1985”, Blossom Music Center, Cuyahoga Falls, OH, USA)liveDire Straits17:36
1985-08-16Tunnel of Love (1985-08-16: “Secrets in the Closet”, Majestic Theatre, San Antonio, TX, USA)liveDire Straits15:59
1985-08-17Tunnel of Love (live, 1985-08-17: Summit Theatre, Houston, TX, US)liveDire Straits10:03
1985-08-17Tunnel of Love (live, 1985-08-17: Houston, Texas, US)liveDire Straits7:52
1985-12-19Tunnel of Love (live, 1985-12-19: Hammersmith Odeon, Hammersmith, Hammersmith and Fulham, London, England, UK)liveDire Straits20:29
1986-04-26Tunnel of Love (live, 1986-04-26: Entertainment Center, Sydney, Australia)liveDire Straits?:??
1986-04-26Tunnel of Love (live, 1986-04-26: Sydney Entertainment Centre, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia)liveDire Straits11:10
1986-04-26Tunnel of Love (live, 1986-04-26: Sydney Entertainment Centre, Sydney, Australia)liveDire Straits11:24
1991-08-27Tunnel of Love (live, 1991-08-27: The Point Depot, Dublin, Ireland)liveDire Straits14:50
1991-09-19Tunnel of Love (live, 1991-09-19: Wembley Arena, London, UK)liveDire Straits15:31
Tunnel of LoveDire Straits8:06
Tunnel of Love (live)liveDire Straits11:18
Tunnel of LoveDire Straits8:09
Tunnel of LoveliveDire Straits12:17
Tunnel of Love (live, 1985: USA)liveDire Straits14:54
Tunnel of LoveliveDire Straits11:56
Tunnel of LoveDire Straits8:07
Tunnel of LoveDire Straits14:32
Tunnel of Love (live TV performance)liveDire Straits8:53
Tunnel of LoveliveDire Straits14:23
Tunnel of LovecoverThe BB Band8:03
Tunnel of LoveliveDire Straits14:45
Tunnel of LoveDire Straits8:06
Tunnel of LoveDire Straits8:09
Tunnel of LoveDire Straits8:14
Tunnel of Lovecover and instrumentalLex Vandyke6:50
Tunnel of LoveDire Straits8:10
Tunnel of LoveDire Straits?:??
Tunnel of Love (live, 1981-06-27: Stadio Comunale, San Remo, Italy)liveDire Straits12:46
Tunnel of LovecoverTrevor Sewell?:??
Tunnel of LoveDire Straits8:11
Tunnel of LovecoverShow of Hands6:52
Tunnel of LovecoverStudio 997:24
Tunnel of Love (live, 1983: Hammersmith Odeon, London, UK)liveDire Straits10:58
Tunnel of LoveliveDire Straits11:51
Tunnel of Lovecover and instrumentalLondon Twilight Orchestra7:14
Tunnel of LoveDire Straits?:??
Tunnel of Love (Houston, TX, 1985 World Tour)liveDire Straits10:03
Tunnel of Love (intro: The Carousel Waltz)liveDire Straits14:23
Tunnel of Love (live)liveDire Straits13:57
Tunnel of love (playback) (bonus track)liveDire Straits?:??