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Mel Botes Presents “Sultans of Swing – A Tribute to Dire Straits (Stripped Down)

August 13, 2021 @ 6:00 pm - 8:30 pm UTC+0

Dinner from 6pm. Music starts at 7pm and venue closes at 9pm.
Covid protocols in place. Please wear a mask at all times except when eating. Sanitise regularly and social distancing.
A tribute to Dire Straits Featuring master guitarist MEL BOTES

For the past 13 years, multi-talented musician and master guitarist Mel Botes, has tantalized audiences all over the country with his critically acclaimed musical performance, Crazy Diamond – A Tribute to Pink Floyd. Audiences and critics agreed that he mastered the complexity and density of the Floyd in a way that
none of the other tribute shows have achieved.

Now, by popular demand, he is presenting the next chapter in this remarkable series of productions with the long-awaited Tribute to Dire Straits. Featuring the same pinpoint accuracy in his playing and the same delightful Botes’ touch, this show promises everything audiences have come to expect from the virtuoso.

The well-known Dire Straits songs include “Money for Nothing”; “Walk of life”; “Calling Elvis”; “Telegraph Road”; “Private Investigations”; “Romeo and Juliet” and the hauntingly beautiful “Brothers in Arms”, to name but a few. This list of box o2ice hits is augmented by a selection of other stunning Dire Straits songs that include the popular “The Man’s Too Strong”. Add to this some of Knop4er’s best solo tunes including “Darling Pretty” and “Sands of Nevada”. Experience the unplugged version of this box o2ice hit. A show not to be missed!


Cafe Roux
021 789 2538
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cafe Roux
Noordhoek Farm Village, 270 Chapmans Peak Dr
Cape Town, 7945 South Africa
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021 789 2538
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