8 thoughts on “ Sultans Of Swing ”

  1. Dec 10,  · Album: Dire Straits Released: 7 October Recorded: 13 February – 5 March Studio: Basing Street Studios, London Mark Knopfler – vocals, lead and rhyt.
  2. Oct 07,  · “Sultans of Swing” by Mark Knopfler appears on the self-titled Dire Straits album – It’s a story song, told as a second person narrative about the London Jazz experience and is based on.
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  4. Alan Freed played trombone in his band named Sultans of Swing. He is credited with coining the term "Rock and Roll" on his radio show in Cleveland in the early '50s. It is ironic that the lyrics, "They don't give a damn about any trumpet playing band, it ain't what they call rock and roll" references the type of band Alan Freed led. >>.
  5. Aug 12,  · “ ‘Sultans of Swing’ was originally written on a National Steel guitar in an open tuning, though I never performed it that way,” Knopfler told Guitar World a long, long time ago. “I thought it was dull, but as soon as I bought my first Strat in , the whole thing changed, though the lyrics remained the same.
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  7. We are the Sultans of Swing', there was something really funny about it to me because sultans: they absolutely weren't. You know, they were rather tired little blokes in pullovers." This was the band's first single recorded on a demo tape they made to get a record deal. The popularity of the song on radio led to a contract with Phonogram Records.
  8. "Sultans of Swing" is a song by British rock band Dire Straits from their eponymous debut album, written by frontman Mark Knopfler. Released in , its rerelease made it a hit in the United Kingdom and United States.

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