About my father who was a professional soldier. Think of those who burnt the Library of Alexandria, Mac Caulay's twisting of Indian historical achievements by rewriting history and destroying in the bargain, the destruction of Iraq's museums and rich history. Dire Straits - So Far Away 7. I tear up every time I hear it. They were brothers fighting against brothers.
Ride Across the River 2. Once Upon A Time In the West 3. The Bug06 - Private Investigation 7. After upload, share files instantly via Social networks or via Email with your friends or family. Dire Straits - Down To The Waterline 14. Dire Straits - Walk of Life 4.
Going Home Local Hero 21. It depicts people who shows and shapes the real world to the distorted one. What's the matter baby 11. About how I have witnessed senseless suffering when my wife was going through the illness and the dying from the cancer. Nice interpretation of the lyrics of course, but when I saw the video I realized it was a reference to war.
This is an easiest way to send files to someone who cannot accept them live. I did not realise the reference to the Falkland war till I came upon this page. I think that mark song is great peace of art, not olly a good song, it´s the true, and when art tells you the true, there´s nothing more realistic than that. Amazing song by an amazing band. Now for my follow up question - which is the better song? I always had dictatorial or autocratic regimes in mind when I had heard this song. But I remember listening to this song in Afghanistan while looking up at the Hindu Kush mountains and thinking about the valley back home. Still, I think my interpretation is more tearjerking.
Listen free to Dire Straits — Dire Straits Down to the Waterline, Water of Love and more. I've never seen the video, but based on the descriptions I've read here today I'd say that Dire Straits did not intend this to be peaceful or relaxing, but thought-provoking and disturbing as exquisitely beautiful as it is. Dire Straits - Money for Nothing 3. If file is multipart don't forget to check all parts before downloading! The narrator is saying that it has always been predictable that it is foolish to make war on other human beings because in the end our similarities are far greater than our differences. But I turned my back on her faith and gave those diamonds to your wife.
Down To The Waterline 2. . The islands are British territories, but in 1982 Argentina tried to reclaim one of the islands. On some levels, you can almost see a Hess-like figure, in the depths of Spandau. Your sister gave me diamonds And I gave them to your wife. The film clip for this song is amazing too, I love the bid where it kinda 'flies' up to him playing on the cliff and the skulls in the waves.
Anyone else make that comparison? Even to this day they don't speak to each other. In My Car 1980 - Making Movies 01 - Tunnel of Love 02 - Romeo and Juliet 03 - Skateaway 04 - Expresso Love 05 - Hand In Hand 06 - Solid Rock 07 - Les Boys 1982 - Love Over Gold 01 - Telegraph Road 02 - Private investigations 03 - Industrial disease 04 - Love over gold 05 - It never rains 1982 - Extended Dance Play 1. Brothers in Arms completes this arc as our narrator is dying and looking back on everything that led him to this point. Thanks for letting us know. If I Had You 1983 - London 1.
Just paste the urls you'll find below and we'll download file for you! I am big fan of Dire Straits. But all through my service in Honduras I thought the song must surely have been about the Contra war in nearby Nicaragua. Dire Straits - Your Latest Trick 11. But sadly, soldier has to leave now as every man has to die. It certainly has some similarities.
Dire Straits is the self-titled debut album by British rock band Dire Straits, released in October 1978 see 1978 in music by Phonogram Records and in the United States by Warner Bros. Great lyrics, that work for whatever conflict du jour is going on, not just the Falklands. I first thought it was two about brothers who had been in brawl with each other all their lives, but finally make peace because they feel that 'they're fools to make war'. Going Home Local Hero 1986 - The Final Oz´86 1. This mist cover mountains are home now for me,.
Dire Straits - Private Investigations 8. Through the fields of destruction - the terrible damage that the illness and the treatment do to the human being, Like in that song I am slowly starting to realize that every man has to die, We are fools to make wars, ie. But in the end, we came out as great friends with a deep bond. The song came out in 1985 during my senior year of college. It's always interesting to me that any kind of heavy censorship, like book burnings, has always failed in the long run.