MARK KNOPFLER & FRIENDS UK CHARITY GIGS - JULY 2002
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Tues, 23rd July Shepherds Bush Empire London for Save The Baby.
Weds 24th July Shepherds Bush Empire London for Teenage Cancer Trust.
Thur, 25th July Shepherds Bush Empire London for Leuka 2000.
Sun, 28th July Beaulieu for the Countryside Education Trust.
MK & FRIENDS were:
Mark Knopfler - Guitar/Vocals
John Illsley - Bass
Guy Fletcher - Keyboards/Backing Vocals
Danny Cummings - Drums
Robbie McIntosh - Guitars
Geraint Watkins - Keyboards
Bobby Valentino - Guitar/Mandolin/Violin
Steve Phillips - Guitar/Vocals
Brendan Croker - Guitar/Vocals
Chris White - Saxophone
Marcus Cliffe - Bass
The gigs were built in two parts - the first one with The Notting Hillbillies's
and the second one with Dire Straits's and some of Mark's solo songs.
Chris played saxophone on Your Own Sweet Way, Quality Shoe(clarinet),
Going Home, Romeo and Juliet, Your Latest Trick,
Baloney Again, Why Aye Man,
Going Home (Local Hero)
and on flute on What It Is and Brothers In
Special guest each night - Jimmy Nail
Special guest Wed 24th - Jools Holland