Name of the band I'm currently obssessing over: Dire Straits.
What you need to know: They're British, hard core into long, meaningful songs, and are classic Rock Gods!!!! Yeah I didn't know it either until recently.
Essential love song: Romeo and Juliet.
Essential sad song: Brothers in Arms.
Essential Rock out and Dance song: Sultans of Swing.
A little unknown/well know (back in day) fact: They were the first band to ever appear on MTV. They are that cool.
Check this out if you don't believe their brillance....
"You are the music while the music lasts." ~ T. S. Eliot