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Duran Duran’s “Pressure Off”

Duran Duran’s “Pressure Off” official video… read more

Simon on Arcadia’s “So Red the Rose”

“I am on my way to Manchester for the first date of our UK tour, which is something we’re all really excited about. There has been a lot going on these past few weeks, but Katy mentioned it was the 30th anniversary of Arcadia’s “So Red the Rose” in the middle of November. She asked me what I thought when I looked back at that time. Forming Arcadia was really a reaction to the anxiety over what was going to happen… read more

Duran Duran Paper Gods Holiday Sales!

Duran Duran’s PAPER GODS Holidays sales (US only) FYE Black Friday Sale – 11/22-11/29 Google Play Cyber Hits Sale – 12/3-12/17 Amazon signed copies of PAPER GODS – very limited quantities left. Click here. paper gods spreadread more

Duran Duran “Careless Memories” Pop Up Shop at the Sanderson Hotel

WHAT?: Denis O’Regan’s CARELESS MEMORIES photographic Coffee Table book “Careless Memories” is a limited edition photo book by photographer Denis O’Regan, documenting the band’s record breaking 1984 ‘Sing Blue Silver’ tour. Containing hundreds of exquisitely restored, previously unseen photographs, taken mostly during the North American and Japanese legs of the band’s… read more

Duran Duran Monthly Collector’s Corner: November

“The Wild Boys – Reckless and so hungered…” Shortly after the band wrapped up their 1983/84 Sing Blue Silver World Tour they began writing sessions for their next album. However, this wasn’t just an ‘album,’ it was a vision – a musical and visual project, that the band hoped to launch with director Russell Mulcahy, The album, which was to be called ARENA, was huge, a risk and most of all…… read more

Multi-Platinum Artist Seal Added as Special Guest on Duran Duran UK Arena Tour

MULTI PLATINUM ARTIST – SEAL – ADDED AS SPECIAL GUEST ON UPCOMING DURAN DURAN UK ARENA TOUR The Bloom Twins to open on all dates Returning from a successful run of sold out arena shows and festivals in the US around the release of their new album (Paper Gods), and receipt of two prestigious international awards in the last month alone (the Q Magazine Icon Award and MTV’s Video Visionary Award), Duran Duran… read more

Duran Duran on Eagles of Death Metal’s “Save a Prayer”

Back in the UK rehearsing for their upcoming tour, Duran Duran issued a statement today regarding the fan campaign to propel the Eagles of Death Metal’s cover of their song “Save A Prayer” to #1 on the British charts. “We are honored that the Eagles of Death Metal covered “Save A Prayer,” and included it on their most recent album. In fact, it was a thrill playing the song together recently… read more

Duran Duran to Perform at 24 Hours of Reality Event

24 HOURS OF REALITY AND LIVE EARTH BROADCAST EVENT ADDS DURAN DURAN, NEIL YOUNG, MUMFORD & SONS, FLORENCE + THE MACHINE, THIRTY SECONDS TO MARS, JOSS STONE AND LAURA PAUSINI TO LINEUP They join Elton John, Jon Bon Jovi, Hozier and WALK THE MOON and other world-renowned talent as US Vice President and Climate Reality Chairman Al Gore leads round-the-clock call to action on Nov. 13-14 with climate experts & activists;read more

Duran Duran UNSTAGED

Duran Duran’s UNSTAGED DVD will be available in North America this coming Friday, November 13th. In case you needed a refreshed of the weird and wonderful world of the David Lynch directed film, we’ve put these together for you! DuranDuranSS Buy UNSTAGED here read more

Al Gore Is Planning an All-Nighter with Duran Duran – But It’s Not What You’d Expect of Rock Stars

When PEOPLE heard that Al Gore is planning to stay up all night Friday with Duran Duran for a 24-hour telethon on the climate crisis, we couldn’t resist asking the former Vice President: “So, are you, ahem, hungry like the wolf for action on climate change?” “Is this a literary reference?” Gore asked. Gently reminded that it is, actually, the British band’s hit single from 1982,… read more

Birthday Message from Simon

Thank you for all the emails, posts, tweets, tumblr GIFs, cards, mentions and more! Screen Shot 2015-09-21 at 2.04.00 PMread more

MTV Unveils New EMAs Category: The Video Visionary Award. Duran Duran to be the First Honorees

MTV today announced a new award category to be unveiled during the 2015 MTV EMAs: the MTV Video Visionary Award. The category will honour the greatest pioneers in the history of the music video art form, the inaugural recipients of which will be international rock heroes Duran Duran. Duran Duran’s unique sound and strong visual sense have not only influenced a generation of musicians and creatives, but continue to… read more

Duran Duran Monthly Collector’s Corner: October

THE FORMAT THAT TIME FORGOT Do you know what this is? BLANK LD This arcane customer is a LaserDisc. Most popular in the 1980s, LaserDiscs or LDs are a double-sided disc based video format predating CDs and DVDs. Typically 12 inches/30 cm, they also came in 8 inch/20 cm and 5 inch/12 cm. CLV-format discs held 60 minutes of material per side and offered rudimentary pause functions, while CAV held only 30 minutes but offered still frames,… read more

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