Mark Knopfler – A Fistful of Ice Cream

———————————————— ———————————————— (Brano strumentale) ———————————————— Mark Knopfler, A Fistful of Ice Cream – 4:41 (Mark Knopfler) Album: Comfort and Joy (1984) Singolo: “Ticket to Heaven / Walk of life / Joy / A Fistful of Ice Cream” (1994, acc. Dire Straits, Europa) Brano inserito nella colonna sonora del film Comfort and Joy (1984, Scozia) diretto …

Mark Knopfler – Good on you son (testo)

———————————————— “Flash goes a little hummingbird a dart and worried thread at the screen door by his lemon tree out here with the quick and the dead designer blinds above LA frame the perfect view it’s gonna be another day of sun and shameless blue

Mark Knopfler – Lights of Taormina (testo e traduzione)

———————————————— “There’s laughter in the darkness music floating in across the bay he’s half listening and wondering how he could have let her slip away so long ago but still he wants to know if anyone has seen her and he’s sitting out in the night looking down upon the lights of Taormina

Mark Knopfler – Song for Sonny Liston (testo)

———————————————— “So many mouths to feed on the farm Sonny was the second to the last one born his mamma ran away and his daddy beat him bad and he grew up wild good love he never had

Mark Knopfler – Whoop de doo (testo)

———————————————— “If I’m over the moon it’s because I’m over you a day at a time and I’m tickety-boo I don’t carry on the way I used to whoop de doo whoop de doo

Mark Knopfler – Back to Tupelo (testo)

———————————————— “Around the time of ‘clambake’ movie number twenty-five you and the lying dutchman are still in overdrive you’re as strong as when you started Mississippi in your soul you can still be Marlon Brando and the king of rock and roll

Mark Knopfler e Emmylou Harris – All the roadrunning (testo e traduzione)

———————————————— “A million miles our vagabond heels clocked up beneath the clouds they’re counting down to show time when we do it for real with the crowds air miles are owing but they don’t come for free and they don’t give you any for pain

Mark Knopfler e Emmylou Harris – Love and happiness (testo e traduzione)

———————————————— “Here’s a wishing well here’s a penny for any tought it is that makes you smile every diamond dream everything that brings love and happiness to your life

Mark Knopfler – Silvertown blues (testo e traduzione)

———————————————— “On Silvertown Way, the cranes stand high quiet and gray against the still of the sky they won’t quit and lay down though the action has died they watch the new game in town on the Blackwall side

Mark Knopfler – Are we in trouble now (testo e traduzione)

———————————————— “It wasn’t just the music it wasn’t just the wine some other kind of magic was sending shivers up my spine then I was falling and I fell for you, and how darling, are we in trouble now

Mark Knopfler – Nobody’s got the gun (testo e traduzione)

———————————————— “Nobody’s got the gun nobody’s trying to get the drop on anyone nobody’s standing out on main street with the sun blazing down saying “There’s only room for one of us in this here town” nobody’s got to be the number one nobody’s got the gun

Mark Knopfler – Rüdiger (testo e traduzione)

———————————————— “Rüdiger stands in the rain and the snow collector of autographs names upon photographs faces of people who everyone knows

Mark Knopfler – Je suis désolé (testo e traduzione)

———————————————— “We are leaving, leaving leaving on the tide come and stand beside me love the water is so wide you can hear the sailors calling at the dawning of the day yesterday is falling, love and je suis désolé, je suis désolé

Mark Knopfler – I’m the fool (testo e traduzione)

———————————————— “I never thought I’d be the one to be the raging bull there’d always be a smoking gun who’d up and lose his cool I never thought I’d have to say I’m sorry, my love, because I’m the fool I never fool I never thought I was

Mark Knopfler – A night in summer long ago (testo e traduzione)

———————————————— “My lady may I have this dance forgive a knight who knows no shame my lady may I have this dance and lady may I know your name you danced upon a soldier’s arm and I felt the blade of love so keen and when you smiled you did me harm and I was …

Mark Knopfler – Don’t you get it (testo e traduzione)

———————————————— “Don’t you get it I don’t want to buy your car don’t you get it I don’t want to buy it don’t you get it I don’t want to buy your car don’t you get it I don’t want to buy your car

Mark Knopfler – Vic and Ray (testo e traduzione)

———————————————— “A dirty motor with London plates sitting in the gutter outside your silent gates Vic and Ray, Vic and Ray Vic and Ray, Vic and Ray

Mark Knopfler – No can do (testo e traduzione)

———————————————— “Skint in a material world I did a warehouse stint for southsea girl it was Hong Kong clothes for cash everybody got treated worse than trash punch the card in the company clock load the trolleys and the company trucks and around and around the whole day through and you couldn’t sit down when …

Mark Knopfler – Darling pretty (testo e traduzione)

———————————————— “It’s time to come away, my darling pretty it’s time to come away on the changing tide time to come away, darling pretty and I need you darling by my side

Mark Knopfler – Baloney again (testo e traduzione)

———————————————— Testo. “We don’t eat in no white restaurant we’re eatin’ in the car Baloney again, Baloney again we don’t sleep in no white hotel bed we’re sleepin’ in the car, Baloney again you don’t strut around in these country towns you best stay in the car look on ahead don’t stare around you best …