“I think what we’ve had is an embarrassment of riches”: The first minute of Mark Knopfler’s star-studded charity single has been released – can you guess the guitar heroes from their chops?

Mark Knopfler's Guitar Heroes
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A one-minute preview from Mark Knopfler’s forthcoming Guitar Heroes track, a rendition of Going Home (Theme From Local Hero), has been released.

As far as star-studded collaborations go, Mark Knopfler’s Guitar Heroes track – which is being released in support of Teenage Cancer Trust on March 15 – is up there with the very best.

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Matt Owen
Senior Staff Writer, GuitarWorld.com

Matt is a Senior Staff Writer, writing for Guitar World, Guitarist and Total Guitar. He has a Masters in the guitar, a degree in history, and has spent the last 16 years playing everything from blues and jazz to indie and pop. When he’s not combining his passion for writing and music during his day job, Matt records for a number of UK-based bands and songwriters as a session musician.