Dire Straits's Concert History

Dire Straits was a British rock band from Newcastle, United Kingdom, formed in 1977 by Mark Knopfler (guitar and vocals), his brother David Knopfler (guitar), John Illsley (bass), and Pick Withers (drums), and subsequently managed by Ed Bicknell. The band were inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame in 2018.

Date   Concert   Venue   Location  
Mar 19, 2016 The Dire Straits Experience
Dire Straits
Sala Palatului Bucharest, Bucureşti, Romania
Jul 23, 2002 Mark Knopfler & Friends  
Mark Knopfler / Dire Straits / The Notting Hillbillies
Shepherds Bush Empire
Sep 12, 1992 Dire Straits Arena di Verona Verona, Veneto, Italy
Sep 01, 1992 On Every Street Tour 1991-1992
Dire Straits / Cañizares
Plaza de Toros de Vista Alegre Bilbao, SP
Jul 27, 1992 Dire Straits / Was Not Was   Gentofte Stadion Copenhagen, Capital Region, Denmark
Jul 16, 1992 Dire Straits   Sporthalle Hamburg Hamburg, Hamburg, Germany
Jul 15, 1992 Dire Straits   Sporthalle Hamburg Hamburg, Hamburg, Germany
Jun 28, 1992 Dire Straits / Was Not Was   St. Jakob's Stadion Basel, Basel-City, Switzerland
Jun 18, 1992 Dire Straits / Was Not Was / Lyle Lovett And His Large Band   Ipswich Town FC Ipswich, England, United Kingdom
Jun 16, 1992 Dire Straits / Lyle Lovett   Maine Road Stadium Manchester, England, United Kingdom
Jun 13, 1992 Dire Straits / Lyle Lovett   Gateshead International Stadium Gateshead, England, United Kingdom
Jun 08, 1992 On Every Street  
Dire Straits
Earls Court Olympia London, England, United Kingdom
Jun 03, 1992 Dire Straits  
Dire Straits / Was (Not Was)
Earls Court
Jun 03, 1992 Dire Straits / Was (Not Was)   Earl's Court London, England, United Kingdom
May 31, 1992 Dire Straits   De Kuip Rotterdam, South Holland, Netherlands
May 30, 1992 Dire Straits   Feyenoord Stadium Rotterdam, South Holland, Netherlands
May 27, 1992 On Every Street Tour 1991-1992  
Dire Straits
Festivalpark Werchter Werchter, Flanders, Belgium
Apr 06, 1992 Dire Straits Memorial Coliseum Portland, Oregon, United States
Mar 21, 1992 DIRE STRAITS: On Every Street Tour Sudbury Arena Sudbury, Ontario, Canada
Mar 19, 1992 Dire Straits   Maple Leaf Gardens Toronto, Ontario, Canada
Mar 13, 1992 Dire Straits 1992 Montreal     The Montreal Forum Montreal, Quebec, Canada
Mar 02, 1992 Dire Straits   Wachovia Spectrum Center Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States
Mar 02, 1992 Dire Straits     The Spectrum Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States
Mar 01, 1992 Dire Straits   Providence Civic Center Providence, Rhode Island, United States
Feb 29, 1992 Dire Straits   Knickerbocker Arena Albany, New York, United States
Feb 29, 1992 Dire Straits   Knickerbocker Arena Albany, New York, United States
Feb 28, 1992 Dire Straits   NYCB LIVE: Home of the Nassau Veterans Memorial Coliseum Uniondale, New York, United States
Feb 28, 1992 Dire Straits       Nassau Veterans Memorial Coliseum Uniondale, New York, United States
Feb 25, 1992 Dire Straits   Broome County Arena Binghamton, New York, United States
Feb 24, 1992 Dire Straits   Capital Centre Largo, Maryland, United States
Feb 24, 1992 Dire Straits   Capital Centre Landover, Maryland, United States
Feb 17, 1992 Dire Straits   University of Illinois, Champaign-Urbana Champaign, Illinois, United States
Feb 16, 1992 Dire Straits   Kemper Arena Kansas City, Missouri, United States
Dec 05, 1991 Dire Straits Sydney Entertainment Centre Haymarket, New South Wales, Australia
Nov 26, 1991 Dire Straits     Adelaide Entertainment Centre Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
Nov 23, 1991 ON EVERY STREET  
Dire Straits
Subiaco Oval Perth, Western Australia, Australia
Nov 15, 1991 Dire Straits   National Tennis Centre Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Nov 14, 1991 Dire Straits National Tennis Centre Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Nov 10, 1991 Dire Straits Brisbane Entertainment Centre Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
Oct 29, 1991 Dire Straits   Sydney Entertainment Centre Haymarket, New South Wales, Australia
Sep 27, 1991 On Every Street Tour '91  
Dire Straits
Bremen Arena Bremen, Bremen, Germany
Sep 17, 1991 Dire Straits  
Dire Straits
Wembley Arena
Sep 14, 1991 On Every Street
Dire Straits
Rod Laver Arena Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Sep 12, 1991 Dire Straits   SECC Glasgow, Scotland, United Kingdom
Sep 11, 1991 Dire Straits SECC Hall 4 Glasgow, Scotland, United Kingdom
Sep 05, 1991 On Every Street  
Dire Straits
Birmingham genting arena NEC Birmingham, England, United Kingdom
Aug 30, 1991 Dire Straits   FlyDSA Arena Sheffield, England, United Kingdom
Aug 27, 1991 On Every Street  
Dire Straits
The Point Theatre Dublin, Leinster, Ireland
Jul 03, 1990 Pink Floyd / Paul McCartney / Elton John / Dire Straits / Eric Clapton / Genesis / Phil Collins / Robert Plant / Cliff Richard & The Shadows / Status Quo / Tears For Fears Knebworth Park Knebworth, England, United Kingdom
Jun 30, 1990 Silver Clef Award  
Pink Floyd / Paul McCartney / Dire Straits / Genesis / Elton John / Robert Plant
Knebworth Knebworth, England, United Kingdom

Variations: Dire Straits / Dire Straits / dire straits

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Concerts Per Year:
2016 1 concert
2002 1 concert
1992 31 concerts
1991 15 concerts
1990 5 concerts
1988 7 concerts
1986 6 concerts
1985 42 concerts
1983 2 concerts
1982 1 concert
1981 5 concerts
1980 6 concerts
1979 13 concerts
1978 5 concerts
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