Album Title
Artist IconDire Straits
Artist Icon Brothers in Arms
heart icon (2 users)
Last IconTransparent icon Next icon

Transparent Block
Cover NOT yet available in
Join Patreon for 4K upload/download access

Your Rating (Click a star below)

Star off iconStar off iconStar off iconStar off iconStar off iconStar off iconStar off iconStar off iconStar off iconStar off icon


Star IconStar IconStar IconStar IconStar IconStar IconStar IconStar IconStar IconStar Icon off
Star IconStar IconStar IconStar IconStar IconStar IconStar IconStar IconStar IconStar Icon
Star IconStar IconStar IconStar IconStar IconStar IconStar IconStar IconStar IconStar Icon off
Star IconStar IconStar IconStar IconStar IconStar IconStar IconStar Icon offStar Icon offStar Icon off
Star IconStar IconStar IconStar IconStar IconStar IconStar IconStar Icon offStar Icon offStar Icon off
Star IconStar IconStar IconStar IconStar IconStar IconStar IconStar IconStar Icon offStar Icon off
Star IconStar IconStar IconStar IconStar IconStar IconStar IconStar Icon offStar Icon offStar Icon off
Star IconStar IconStar IconStar IconStar IconStar IconStar Icon offStar Icon offStar Icon offStar Icon off
Star IconStar IconStar IconStar IconStar IconStar IconStar IconStar IconStar IconStar Icon off

5:11
8:26
4:12
6:33
8:31
6:58
4:40
3:40
7:00

Data Complete
percentage bar 90%

Total Rating

Star Icon (5 users)

Back Cover
Album Back Cover

CD ArtEdit Icon
CDart Artwork

3D FlatEdit Icon Search Icon
Transparent Block


3D FaceEdit Icon Search Icon
Transparent Block


3D CaseEdit Icon Search Icon
Transparent Block


3D ThumbEdit Icon Search Icon
Transparent Block


Spine CoverEdit Icon Search Icon
Transparent Block
None Found, Upload?

First Released

Calendar Icon 1985

Genre

Genre Icon Rock

Mood

Mood Icon Good Natured

Style

Style Icon Rock/Pop

Theme

Theme Icon ---

Tempo

Speed Icon Medium

Release Format

Release Format Icon Album

Record Label Release

Speed Icon

World Sales Figure

Sales Icon 29,000,000 copies

Album Description
Available in: Country Icon Country Icon Country Icon
Brothers in Arms é o quinto álbum de estúdio da extinta banda de rock inglesa Dire Straits, lançado em 1985.

O álbum foi um marco na indústria fonográfica, sendo um dos pioneiros no processo de gravação, mixagem e masterização totalmente digitais. Faz parte da lista dos 200 álbuns definitivos no Rock and Roll Hall of Fame.
wiki icon

Album Review
29 Million copies sold. Third best-selling album of all time in the UK. First album to succeed in the CD market, Grammy winning, earner of enough Platinum to build a house: Brothers In Arms is a phenomenon on every level. Its production raised the bar for all music to come, its songs and videos became household items. It also almost destroyed the band.
By 1984, incessant touring and recording schedules hadn’t dimmed Mark Knopfler’s enthusiasm for perfection. Having taken over the production duties on previous album Love Over Gold, he now went even further towards a kind of pop-oriented Americana. Brothers…has a fine array of chart moments, including, of course, the Sting-assisted video hit “Money for Nothing”, the moody “So far Away” and faux bop “Walk Of Life”. But it gets them out of the way in the manner of mere aperitifs and then massages you with a suite of Knopfler’s very fine brand of JJ Cale-lite. Along with gruff nods to Dylan and James Burton. Like contemporaries U2 they had the golden touch that made their gold instantly more American and mythical than most acts from the States.
They toured this album for two years. After that amount of time surely any band would falter. They certainly had a very long hiatus. This album was bigger than them. On that final night of the tour in they must have never wanted to hear a note of this album again. Twenty years on, it’s still echoing around the world. As inescapable as ever.
wiki icon

User Comments

No comments yet...

Status
Locked icon unlocked


External Links
MusicBrainz Large icontransparent block Amazon Large icontransparent block Metacritic Large Icon