Mark Knopfler Celebrates Solo Career in New Box Set

Years after calling it a day with his band Dire Straits, guitarist Mark Knopfler stepped back into the spotlight as a solo artist, recording a span of solo albums that featured his inimitable six-string style. Now, 25 years after the release of that first solo LP, he's collecting his first five albums together - plus a collection of rarities - together in a new box set.

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Classic Rock Vinyl Spinning Your Way for Record Store Day Black Friday

So you're stuffed with turkey and you've got a long weekend ahead of you. If you're a music lover - of course you are, that's why you're here! - you've got visions of records dancing in your head. And your favorite local stores are working hard to ensure that Record Store Day Black Friday keeps buyers safe and healthy!

Those who love classic rock have some great titles to choose from this year. Here are some of our favorites that you can find at your participating Record Store Day shops!