Record Company – Phonogram
Phonographic Copyright (p) – Phonogram Ltd.
Published By – Rondor Music
Published By – Straightjacket Songs
Recorded At – Basing Street Studios
Lacquer Cut At – Phonodisc GmbH
Pressed By – Phonodisc GmbH
Designed At – Hothouse London
Art Direction – Alan Schmidt
Bass – John Illsley
Design, Artwork By – Hothouse
Drums – Pick Withers
Engineer – Rhett Davies
Painting [Cover Painting At Hothouse] – Chuck Loyola
Photography By – Paddy Eckersley
Producer – Muff Winwood
Rhythm Guitar – David Knopfler
Vocals, Lead Guitar, Rhythm Guitar – Mark Knopfler
Written-By – Mark Knopfler
Recorded at Basing St. Studios, London, Feb. 1978.
[On inner sleeve]
Lyrics reproduced by kind permission of Straightjacket Songs / Rondor Music.
[On back cover]
All songs published by Rondor Music/Strait Jacket Songs
℗ 1978 Phonogram Ltd.
Printed in West-Germany
aus dem Hause
To distingish different German releases: This one has a black/white guitar on back (red guitar: Dire Straits - Dire Straits); labels are standard "Vertigo/Ufo" labels (red "Vertigo/Ufo"-labels: Dire Straits - Dire Straits); GEMA above "STEREO 33 1/3" on label (GEMA on the right of small Vertigo-Logo:Dire Straits - Dire Straits).
Some release came with round sticker on the front "DEUTSCHER SCHALLPLATTENPREIS DEUTSCHE PHONO-AKADEMIE E.V."
Rights Society: GEMA
Label Code: LC 1633
Matrix / Runout (Label side A): AA 6360162.1Y
Matrix / Runout (Label side B): AA 6360162.2Y
Matrix / Runout (Runout side A, variant 1): 10 AA6360162 1Y 320
Matrix / Runout (Runout side B, variant 1): 10 AA6360162 2Y 320
Matrix / Runout (Runout side A, variant 2): 10 AA6360162 1Y 320 H S 5 · 1E
Matrix / Runout (Runout side B, variant 2): 10 AA6360162 2Y 320 F R 2 Λ