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Money for Nothing – Dire Straits Tribute Band
Saturday, October 21st, 2023 @ 7:30 pm – 10:00 pm
The UK’s number one Dire Straits tribute band.
Get ready for a night of electrifying rock nostalgia as Money for Nothing, the ultimate Dire Straits tribute band, is set to perform at Elgin Town Hall on October 21st. Established in 2000, Money for Nothing has been dedicated to honoring one of the world’s most iconic rock bands, Dire Straits, by delivering high-energy performances that capture the essence of their musical idols.
Boasting a lineup of talented and seasoned musicians, Money for Nothing ensures that each show is a must-see experience for rock enthusiasts and Dire Straits fans alike. Their meticulous study of Dire Straits’ unique sound and style has resulted in an incredibly authentic and respectful homage to the legendary band.
As The Observer states, “Make no mistake, they are good, very good,” and their performances showcase all the hits that defined Dire Straits’ storied career. From their debut single “Sultans of Swing” to “Brothers in Arms,” “Walk of Life,” and the 1992 release “The Bug,” Money for Nothing leaves no stone unturned. Fans can also expect renditions from live albums “On the Night” and “Live @ The BBC.”
Over the years, Money for Nothing has graced stages across the UK and around the globe, including music festivals, theaters, and a variety of venues. In 2010, they headlined Europe’s largest tribute festival, and they’ve had the honor of opening for the legendary Roy Wood during his theater tour. Their 2011 show in Bangalore, India, not only sold out but also gained recognition in The Times of India.
Dire Straits, one of the UK’s most successful bands, sold over 120 million albums worldwide, with their best-selling album, Brothers in Arms, reaching over 30 million in sales. They’ve been awarded three Brit Awards, four Grammys, two MTV Music Video Awards, and the 2009 Music Heritage Award.
Don’t miss this incredible opportunity to relive the magic of Dire Straits through the passionate and skillful performance of Money for Nothing – The UK’s number one Dire Straits tribute band – at Elgin Town Hall on October 21st.