Duran Duran
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Michael Des Barres Puts His Heart on His Sleeve for 'The Key to the Universe'
8 Apr 2015 // 8:20 PM

With his new album, the veteran British singer/actor delivers a set of spirited and emotional rock and roll.

Switch It On! The Birth of Duran Duran
1 Feb 2011 // 3:00 PM

To celebrate the 30th anniversary of the release of Duran Duran's first single, "Planet Earth", Gimme a Wristband launched an in-depth review of the band's earliest years. In this PopMatters exclusive excerpt, writer Steve Jansen talks to the movers and shakers and brings us back to 1981.


Duran Duran Looks Forward and Back During New York City Show
12 Oct 2015 // 6:30 AM

The band performed a mix of new songs and old favorites at the Theater at Madison Square Garden.

Duran Duran: Paper Gods
13 Sep 2015 // 8:30 PM

Hearing Duran Duran sounding as good as they ever have with an exhilarating collection of expertly crafted pop is a pure joy.


Duran Duran - "Pressure Off" feat. Janelle Monaé and Nile Rodgers
31 Jul 2015 // 3:30 AM

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.

Duran Duran Releases New Video for "Girl Panic!"
7 Nov 2011 // 11:35 PM

For a band who helped build their reputation on music video, it's been a long time since Duran Duran made a promotional film worthy of their classic clips from the '80s, which repeatedly cast the band as a hedonistic, futuristic, slightly effeminate gang of pirates.


Coachella show the latest turn in the revival of Duran Duran
18 Apr 2011 // 1:08 AM

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

//Mixed media

Because Blood Is Drama: Considering Carnage in Video Games and Other Media

// Moving Pixels

"It's easy to dismiss blood and violence as salacious without considering why it is there, what its context is, and what it might communicate.

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