Articles tagged duran duran

Duran Duran - “Pressure Off” feat. Janelle Monaé and Nile Rodgers

Our writers offer up the skinny on the first single, "Pressure Off", from synthpop vets Duran Duran's upcoming new album, Paper Gods, which releases September 11th via via Warner Bros.

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Duran Duran’s ‘Beautiful Colors’ in Posters

This is a weighty tome, independently released, but with the high-end quality one might expect to have found at the recently shuttered Rizzoli flagship store.

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20 Unsung Music Videos from the 1980s

PopMatters begins a new series examining at the widespread emergence of music video in the 1980s. From major artists like the Clash, David Bowie, and U2 to less famous brethren such as Haysi Fantayzee and Grandmaster Caz, these are the unsung videos from that decade that might have missed your attention the first time around.

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Download Duran Duran’s Mini-Concert - Rome, 12 May 2011

Duran Duran have had to cancel a number of dates on their tour supporting this year’s All You Need Is Now due to Simon

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Coachella 2011, or How I Learned to Stop Worrying and Love Heatstroke

I wouldn’t change a thing about Coachella. Even the stuff that irritated me.

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18 Apr 2011 // 7:08 AM

Coachella show the latest turn in the revival of Duran Duran

LOS ANGELES — Duran Duran — the seminal 1980s music outfit that emerged from Birmingham, England, to dominate the global pop scene with cinematic music videos for

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Duran Duran: Notorious / Big Thing

By 1986, Duran Duran had achieved international superstardom, then embarrassed themselves to the edge of irrelevance. Plus, they were down to one Taylor. How could they possibly survive?

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Mark Ronson & The Business, Intl.: Record Collection

Mark Ronson's new album is sometimes bogged down by interesting but ultimately pointless instrumental interludes. But like anyone's record collection, Record Collection has more hits than misses. It's future pop with a foot firmly in the past.

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22 Jul 2010 // 7:00 AM

EMI to Duranies: Drop Dead

EMI, like so many major labels, is circling the drain, buried beneath a mountain of debt and public indifference. The label is wise to plumb the back catalog and offer fans of its key artists the opportunity to pick up fancy versions of their favorite albums with loads of extra stuff. But has its attitude soured the fans on future purchases?

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Hurts - “Better Than Love” (video)

The hyper-pretentious ‘80s video is back!  Manchester dance-pop outfit Hurts use every trick in the vintage MTV playbook for their new clip, “Better Than

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Duran Duran: Rio Special Limited Edition / Live at Hammersmith ‘82!

Duran Duran in the 1980s: Not just yachts and supermodels.

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Wild Boy: My Life in Duran Duran

Behind the scenes, beneath the make-up and Anthony Price suits, the book lacks a sense of depth.

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Duran Duran: Red Carpet Massacre

The new-wave survivors get their sexy back. But at what price did they get it?

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19 Apr 2005 // 1:00 AM

I liked 'Hungry Like the Wolf', but I couldn't reveal it. My Maiden-loving friends would have laughed me off the lunch table.

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9 Dec 2004 // 11:00 PM

	Duran Duran: Astronaut

The musical landscape is starting to look a lot a lot like 1986, and Rolling Stone‘s article on the subject at the time said it

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Double Take: The African Queen (1951)

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"What a time they had, Charlie and Rosie. They'll never lack for stories to tell their grandchildren. And what a time we had at Double Take discussing the spiritual and romantic journey of the African Queen.

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