Here is Mark Knopfler's Guitar Heroes "Going home".

Here is Mark Knopfler's Guitar Heroes “Going home”.

After announcing it over a month ago, the new recording of is finally out “Going Home (Theme From Local Hero)” sponsored by Mark Knopfler who has gathered under his orders a cast that to define as stellar would be an understatement, gathered under the name Mark Knopfler's Guitar Heroes. The former leader of the Dire Straits in fact it involved over 60 first-rate names belonging to the rock family (read the story here). The song opens with what is said to be the last performance of Jeff Beckthe British guitarist who passed away on January 10, 2023.

The proceeds from the sale of the song will go to the Teen Cancer America and its British equivalent Teenage Cancer Trust.

Following the list in alphabetical order is the long list of those who participated in the revisitation of the song published in 1983: Joan Armatrading, Jeff Beck, Richard Bennett, Joe Bonamassa, Joe Brown, James Burton, Jonathan Cain, Paul Carrack, Eric Clapton, Ry Cooder, Jim Cox, Steve Cropper, Sheryl Crow, Danny Cummings, Roger Daltrey, Duane Eddy, Sam Fender, Guy Fletcher, Peter Frampton, Audley Freed, Vince Gill, David Gilmour, Buddy Guy, Keiji Haino, Tony Iommi, Joan Jett , John Jorgenson, Mark Knopfler, Sonny Landreth, Albert Lee, Greg Leisz, Alex Lifeson, Steve Lukather, Phil Manzanera, Dave Mason, Hank Marvin, Brian May, Robbie McIntosh, John McLaughlin, Tom Morello, Rick Nielsen, Orianthi, Brad Paisley , Nile Rodgers, Mike Rutherford, Joe Satriani, John Sebastian, Connor Selby, Slash, Bruce Springsteen, Ringo Starr, Zak Starkey, Sting, Andy Taylor, Susan Tedeschi, Derek Trucks, Ian Thomas, Pete Townshend, Keith Urban, Steve Vai, Waddy Wachtel, Joe Louis Walker, Joe Walsh, Ronnie Wood, Glenn Worf, Zucchero.

Below is the original version of “Going home”: