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Duran Duran’s Monthly Collector’s Corner, October, 2014

FRONTMAN ON THE SIDE The members of Duran Duran have had a number of cool side projects throughout the years. THE POWER STATION and ARCADIA, and recently TV MANIA were all released and promoted worldwide and are known to most Duran fans. POWER STATION-ARCADIA-TV MANIA But one member of the band has done some things that fly a little more under the radar. SYN CD SAMPLER That’s right, Simon has been stepping out on us for quite some time now! One of his earliest forays… read more


Lorde’s ‘Hunger Games’ Soundtrack featuring “Kingdom” with Simon Le Bon and Charli XCX

The track list for the Lorde-curated The Hunger Games: Mockingjay, Pt. 1 soundtrack was revealed Tuesday, and the young “Royals” singer has done an impressive job of mixing established artists, up-and-coming acts and special guest features. Lorde, Chvrches, Bat for Lashes, Grace Jones, Tove Lo and the Chemical Brothers with Miguel all provide new tracks to the soundtrack, which will also see Charliread more


Duran Duran’s UNSTAGED comes to UK iTunes!

Duran Duran’s UNSTAGED, directed by David Lynch, finally comes to the UK via iTunes for rental and download! Click here! Screen Shot 2014-10-09 at 9.35.36 PM Screen Shot 2014-10-09 at 9.35.45 PM Screen Shot 2014-10-09 at 9.35.01 PM Screen Shot 2014-10-09 at 9.34.36 PMread more


Duran Duran VIP Fan Community Q&A Excerpt

John Warwicker’s name is so closely associated with Duran Duran history, it’s hard to believe that we haven’t spoken to him sooner! He’s an incredible graphic designer and has also worked with the band on some pretty iconic stuff! Here’s an excerpt from a recent Q&A he did for the band’s fan community website How did you get involved with working with Duran Duran? The chance… read more


Roger Remembers ASTRONAUT

October 11, 2014 marks the ten year anniversary of Duran Duran’s Astronaut, which was the first full album recorded by the original five members of the band since Seven and the Ragged Tiger in 1983. Drummer Roger Taylor shares his memories of recording the album. Screen Shot 2014-10-10 at 10.37.27 PM Some people say that certain moments change ones life forever. Well, I think I had one of those moments in the year 2000. A few years earlier I had moved back… read more


Duran Duran’s UNSTAGED Available in North America on October 14th

Screen Shot 2014-10-09 at 9.34.02 PM On October 14th, 2014, Duran Duran UNSTAGED will be available in North America for digital download AND rental on iTunes, Amazon Instant, Google Play, Microsoft Xbox and Vudu. The list below will service ON DEMAND customers for rental: AT&T Comcast Cox Frontier Dish Network Verizon Telus Rogers Shaw MTS Sasktel Cogeco Blockbuster on Demand M-Go Dish Network DirecTV We hope to have news on a DVD release and International… read more


Nick Curates Collection at Frieze Masters Art Fair

Nick has curated a collection of artwork for Parisian Galerie 1900-2000, for the upcoming Frieze Masters art fair in London, which will take place October 15-19th. “I have often visited Galerie 1900-2000, and admired their spectacular selection of Dada and Surrealist art. I was thrilled when they asked if I would curate their exhibit for Frieze Masters, it was the perfect excuse to delve deep into their inventory,… read more


Duran Duran’s UNSTAGED On Demand!

Watch Duran Duran’s UNSTAGED from your own home. Available On Demand nationwide in the U.S. and Canada on October 14th! Check out the great “extras’ we have on our on YouTube page and make sure to tune in 10/14! read more


Simon Le Bon in Vanity Fair UK

Grab the October issue of Vanity Fair UK, which comes with a supplement called ‘Vanity Fair On Time.’ Terrific essay written by Simon and amazing photos taken on the original RIO boat, Eilean. Simon Le Bon, Vanity Fair, Duran Duran Simon Le Bon, Vanity Fair, Duran Duran, RIOread more


Duran Duran Monthly Collector’s Corner, September, 2014

Join the roundabout of ‘Carnival’! At the end of the Summer 1982, EMI had some fresh ideas on how to bolster sales of RIO, originally released in May of that year. MTV mania was just taking hold, and the timing was right. Part of their plan was to bring in re-mixer David Kershenbaum for an EP. The result, CARNIVAL, was released in September 1982 in just three major territories, discussed below. This already made the EP… read more


More UNSTAGED Screenings

A few more UNSTAGED screenings are showing through September 15th in select markets. If you didn’t get a chance to go, maybe you can catch one of these… Screen Shot 2014-09-11 at 10.46.41 AM Unstaged, David Lynch, Duran Duranread more


Shazam “Fashion Rocks” and Get a FREE Song Download from Duran Duran!

Watching “Fashion Rocks” just got a lot more fun! If you Shazam any part of the broadcast, you are eligible to download a FREE live version of Duran Duran’s “Girl Panic!” Here’s what YOU need to know! * This promotion can only be done through the SHAZAM app via an Android or iOS (iPhone/iPad/iPod Touch) mobile device. * You will have to have the SHAZAM app on your Android or iPhone/iPad/iPod Touch device to participate… read more




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