So Long, and Thanks for All the Fish
written by Douglas Adams
part of The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy
This Book refers to Tunnel of Love performed by Dire Straits
The line from the book, "Mark Knopfler has an extraordinary ability to make a Schecter Custom Stratocaster hoot and sing like angels on a Saturday night, exhausted from being good all week and needing a stiff drink." is a reference to this song. Mark Knopfler is the lead guitarist, vocalist, and songwriter for Dire Straights.