The Sultan of Swing Mark Knopfler turns 67 today

BY Abhishek Mathur | PUBLISHED: 9 August 2016

The phenomenal Mark Knopfler – guitarist and lead singer who shot to fame in the 70s with his band Dire Straits turns 67 today.

Knopfler is known for his delicate finger style playing, which can be seen in some of his all time great hits like ‘Sultans of Swing’ and ‘Money for Nothing’. Add to that his beautiful and soulful baritone, and you have one of the most unique and special personalities in rock music.

Here are some amazing live videos of this guitar

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9 August 2016