An Evening with John Illsley about the Life and Times of Dire Straits
A CONCERT AND Q&A OF MUSIC AND MEMORIES
Alongside Mark Knopfler, John Illsley was a founder member of the notorious band Dire Straits from 1977 until 1995, where they sold over 120 million albums and toured extensively across the world.
The evening will showcase some classics from the Dire Straits catalogue, as well as some of John’s own. The Q&A session will reveal the modest beginnings of the band that influenced songs like Sultans of Swing and Wild West End and what it was like working with some of the world’s most influential and creative musicians and producers.
Friday 22nd March at 7:30pm
Chequer Mead Theatre
De La Warr Road
East Grinstead West Sussex RH19 3BS
Fri 22 Mar 2019