Released: Vertigo/Warner Bros. (1979)

Album Credits

Mark Knopfler: vocals, lead, rhythm guitars
David Knopfler: rhythm, vocals
John Illsley: bass, vocals
Pick Withers: drums

Additional musicians:
B. Bear: Keyboards

Songs by Mark Knopfler
Produced by Jerry Wexler and Barry Beckett
Recorded December 1978, Compass Point Studio, Nassau, Bahamas
Engineered by Jack Nuber
Tape Operator Thelbert Rigby
Mixed January 1979 at Muscle Shoals Sound, Sheffield, Alabama
Mix Engineer Gregg Hamm


  • 1. Once Upon A Time In The West
  • 2. News
  • 3. Where Do You Think You’re Going?
  • 4. Communiqué
  • 5. Lady Writer
  • 6. Angel Of Mercy
  • 7. Portobello Belle
  • 8. Single Handed Sailor
  • 9. Follow Me Home