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Mark Knopfler tour to stop at the Midland theater this fall

Mark Knopfler, former leader of the band Dire Straits, will be touring this fall, and his tour will stop at the Midland theater on Sept. 28, a Monday. Tickets go on sale at 10 a.m. Friday. Prices: $49.50 to $137.50.

On March 17, Knopfler will release “Tracker,” his eighth solo studio album and the first since “Privateering” in 2012. He released six studio albums with Dire Straits. Fans will receive a physical copy of “Tracker” for each pair of tickets purchased.

His previous Kansas City performance was at the Midland theater on April 21, 2010.

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