Event Details

John Illsley of Dire Straits & His Band
Sat 11 Nov (Doors: 8:00 pm )
Founder member & Bassman of Dire Straits
£18 Adv / £20 Door

Playing  songs from acclaimed new album ‘Long Shadows’ plus classic Dire Straits.

John Illsley

With John Illsley are:

Steve Smith - keyboard/vocals
Stuart Ross - drums/vocals
Robbie McIntosh - guitar/vocals
Paul Stacey - guitar/vocals
Jess Greenfield - vocals 

The bass guitarist of Dire Straits has had a remarkable musical journey since 1977, selling over 120 million albums and picking up a few Grammy’s on the way as well as an Ivor Novello award in 1988 for “ Outstanding contribution to British Music.

The show will feature all of the well known songs from Dire Straits such as Sultans of  Swing, Money for Nothing and Brothers in Arms plus songs from John’s latest album “Long Shadows” which was released in May this year.

“ the new songs fit very comfortably next to the DS classics which I still love to play and it seems people love to hear.”