Mobile Fidelity Sound Lab

Dire Straits | Dire Straits | Original Master Recording [180g 45RPM Vinyl]


Dire Straits is the debut studio album by the British rock band Dire Straits released on 7 October 1978. The album produced the hit single "Sultans of Swing", which reached #4 on the Billboard Hot 100 chart and number 8 on the UK Singles Chart. The album reached #1 on album charts in Germany, Australia and France, #2 in the United States and #5 in the United Kingdom. Dire Straits was later certified double-platinum in both the United States and the United Kingdom. This edition has been remastered by the Mobile Fidelity Sound Lab from the original master tapes. It has been pressed on 180g heavyweight vinyl for the highest audiophile quality.



Catalog number: MFSL 2-466
Format: 2 vinyl discs, 180g
Speed: 45RPM
Release Date: November 13, 2019
Initial Release date: October 7, 1978




Down To The Waterline
Water Of Love


Setting Me Up
Six Blade Knife
Southbound Again


Sultans Of Swing
In The Gallery


Wild West End