Dire Straits ‎– Dire Straits

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Vertigo ‎– 800 051-2
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CD, Album, Reissue
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Tracklist

1 Down To The Waterline 3:59
2 Water Of Love 5:22
3 Setting Me Up 3:19
4 Six Blade Knife 4:09
5 Southbound Again 2:57
6 Sultans Of Swing 5:34
7 In The Gallery 6:14
8 Wild West End 4:42
9 Lions 4:54

Companies, etc.

Credits

Notes

Recorded at Basing St. Studios, London, Feb. 1978.

For Charlie Gillett
Thank you Robert Allan
Made in W. Germany by PolyGram on CD
Printed in West Germany on rear page of booklet and rear cover insert.
Manufactured by Polygram in Hanover, West Germany, inside rear cover of booklet

Disc has "Red-Fan" design which appears to be tilted to the left when compared to other "Red-Fan" design releases ( Dire Straits - Dire Straits Dire Straits - Dire Straits ) wording is also in different positions on this release compared to "other" red-fan releases..

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Barcode: 3259180005122
  • Matrix / Runout: 800051 2 01
  • Rights Society: GEMA

Other Versions (5 of 204) View All

Cat# Artist Title (Format) Label Cat# Country Year
9102 021 Dire Straits Dire Straits(LP, Album) Vertigo 9102 021 UK 1978 Sell This Version
BSK 3266 Dire Straits Dire Straits(LP, Album, Win) Warner Bros. Records BSK 3266 US 1978 Sell This Version
800 051-2 Dire Straits Dire Straits(CD, Album, RE, RP) Vertigo 800 051-2 Europe Unknown Sell This Version
SRM-1-1197 Dire Straits Dire Straits(LP, Album) Mercury SRM-1-1197 Canada Unknown Sell This Version
BSK 3266 Dire Straits Dire Straits(LP, Album, Jac) Warner Bros. Records BSK 3266 US 1978 Sell This Version

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leinster-lad

leinster-lad

March 30, 2017
edited 4 months ago

Looks like this is a very rare early version of this release. Note the position of the red-fan and also the position of some of the text ( i.e GEMA )