The Vinyl Factory has five copies of Duran Duran’s “A Diamond In The Mind” limited edition vinyl to give away:
A while back we invited Nick, Simon, John and Roger down to The Vinyl Factory to sign just 5 copies of their new live LP A Diamond In The Mind, released with The Vinyl Factory earlier this year. Now, with summer in full swing, we thought we thought we’d dig them out and give you the chance to win one of
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Duran Duran value and respect their many fans around the world and feel compelled to correct the media’s misrepresentation of its lawsuit against Worldwide Fan Clubs, Inc. The Band emphatically states that the lawsuit is not against its loyal fans but simply seeks to protect its rights against the company that formerly managed its fan club.
Duran Duran have now brought their official fan community in-house… read more
Three Lions Entertainment Announces the Return of Fashion Rocks® in a Two-Hour Special at Barclays Center to Air Live on CBS September 9, 2014
Hosted by Emmy Award-Winner Ryan Seacrest and Produced by Don Mischer Productions
The Star-Studded Lineup to Date Includes: Afrojack, Duran Duran, Jennifer Lopez, KISS, Miranda Lambert, Nico & Vinz, Pitbull, Rita Ora, The Band Perry and Usher
Tickets On Sale Friday,
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The first 33rpm 33 years ago
33 years ago Duran Duran released their first album; critics and fans equally praised the album with ALL MUSIC GUIDE saying later, “Duran Duran’s eponymous debut artfully coalesced the sonic and stylistic elements of the burgeoning new romantic movement they were soon to spearhead.”
The original album was recorded in London at several studios during 1980 and 1981.… read more
Duran Duran performed at the White Nights of St. Petersburg
Festival in St. Petersburg, Russia, on July 12, 2014.
The White Night Festival is an annual international arts festival during the season of the midnight sun. This particular part of the festival also featured young, up-and-coming artists from around the world, and is telecast on Channel One Russia
. Duran Duran opened the evening and performed three songs:… read more
Baseball hat to keep the rays out of your eyes?
Mug for your iced coffee?
The Duran Duran Web Shop has all that, plus some great DEALS throughout July!
Check out the Duran Duran Web Shop
for the skinny!
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Pretty clever Q&A featured on the Duran Duran VIP Fan Community website – here’s an excerpt!
is an insanely talented art director who has now worked on not one, but two Duran Duran releases via Vinyl Factory – ALL YOU NEED IS NOW and A DIAMOND IN THE MIND.
How did you get involved with working with The Vinyl Factory?
What’s a typical day like for you ?
What is the first Duran Duran release
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I had an email recently from ITN News
asking for a comment on some research that had been done to find the least musical town in the UK. Apparently, the research had informed them that town was Redditch in Worcestershire, very close to where I grew up, and where I went to school. This is Middle-England, for those of you not hot on U.K geography.
I hate it when important media wastes its time on stuff like this, so I was both incensed… read more
MARCHING WITH THE BAND
Before record shops, buying music meant sheet music. The industry developed alongside printing technology in the 15th century, and by the Industrial Revolution the printed music industry was booming, as the burgeoning middle class purchased pianos, with sing-a longs a favourite social activity for families and friends, from traditional hymns to the day’s top hits.
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On Saturday 14th June, John Taylor joined around 100 family members and carers in Bristol, UK for a unique one day festival hosted by charity Developing Health & Independence (DHI). The day was held to raise awareness of and improve the lives of families and carers of problematic drug and alcohol users.
John shared his own personal experiences with addiction and its impact on others. John has long been supportive… read more
Duran Duran’s Bass Guy takes a minute from the UK to wish himself a Happy Birthday…(just kidding!!)
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Firstly a HUGE thank you to everyone for the wonderful birthday messages!
The big day this year was a particularly eventful, fun and at times surreal one…It coincided with my good friends John and Phoebe’s wedding day. Not only was I an usher, but I was part of a super-group of musicians who are mutual friends of John and Phoebe’s.
This included Simon, Nick Mason and Guy Pratt from Pink Floyd
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