Every month we feature an excerpt from a Fan Community Q&A and we are all lucky enough to get a few words from the amazing Vikki Walker, Paper Gods Tour Coordinator!
How did you get involved in touring?
A twist of fate I suppose! I was planning being a psychologist and had just completed my masters degree when a friend in the music business put me in touch with a Popcorn catering in the UK. I was supposed to just do one tour… read more
This month, we’ve worked up something a little bit special: We checked in with the guys with a question we’re sure all of you will want an answer to!
What is a piece of Duran Duran memorabilia you’ve kept and why?
First let’s check in with Roger
And now Simon reminisces about
something fans have often wondered about…
Of course, Nick will have something to say about collecting
, which… read more
For immediate release
DURAN DURAN GRANTED LEAVE TO APPEAL COPYRIGHT JUDGMENT
London, 3 February 2017: In an important and much-welcomed decision, Mr Justice Arnold today granted members of the iconic British band, Duran Duran, leave to appeal his own High Court judgment of 2 December 2016. No date is yet set for the Court of Appeal hearing.
The case, brought by Sony/ATV against Duran Duran… read more
If you want to watch WEEKEND SAILOR, the terrific documentary narrated by Simon, here’s where you can see it:
Weekend Sailor Vimeo
Weekend Sailor iTunes
Weekend Sailor Amazon
Weekend Sailor Xbox
Weekend Sailor Google Play
With the odds stacked against them, Ramon Carlín, his son Enrique, and a crew of novice Mexican sailors represented their country in the Whitbread Round the World Yacht Race, today the prestigious
… read more
DURAN DURAN ANNOUNCE ADDITIONAL U.S. AND SOUTH AMERICAN DATES ON 2017 SPRING TOUR
TICKETS ON SALE THIS WEEK AT WWW.DURANDURAN.COM
January 24th, 2017 (Burbank, CA) — Duran Duran has announced additional dates for their Spring 2017 World Tour, in support of their current album Paper Gods. The new U.S. and South American dates include shows in Texas, Florida, Georgia and Belo Horizonte, Brazil. Tickets go on sale beginning… read more
Four more dates added to the North American Paper Gods Tour 2017! General on sale begins on Friday, January 27 at 10am local market time.
Tue, 21-Mar Dallas, TX Music Hall at Fair Park. Buy tickets here
Wed, 22-Mar Houston, TX Smart Financial Center at Sugar Land. Buy tickets here
Wed, 05-Apr Hollywood, FL Seminole Hard Rock Casino. Buy tickets here
Sat, 08-Apr Atlanta, GA Chastain Park. Buy tickets here
Members of… read more
THE WORLD SPINS SO FAST
2016 will be remembered as a tumultuous year for the world, but a very exciting one for Duran Duran. THE PAPER GODS TOUR continued with over 50 shows across the world. Simon did some wonderful charity work for the BLUE MARINE FOUNDATION
, who work to save our oceans, and Roger and John recorded a download-for-donation single for ROAD RECOVERY
, assisting at-risk youth. In November, Duran Duran were… read more
In case you missed it – listen to John on Richard Blade’s NEW SENSATION on Sirius XM’s First Wave Channel. This aired in December to promote the “No Rewind” charity single John and Roger did with the kids from Road Recovery
. A great chat with John – with a cool tidbit about an older song !
… read more
How did 2016 shake out for the members of Duran Duran? Read below!
Event of the Year
– Brexit in the UK and the US Presidential Election (tie).
Album(s) of 2016
– Bob Marley’s LEGEND. I re-discovered the album this year, and it brought me back to my youth. I also loved David Bowie’s BLACKSTAR album.
Movie(s) of 2016
– The two that I saw this year were “Eye in the Sky” starring Helen Mirren and “The Revenant”… read more
Just wanted to thank you all for the incredible support this year – both for us and the Paper Gods album. It’s been an amazing ride and we really look forward to the continuation of the journey in 2017.
Have a fantastic holiday break and very happy and healthy New Year.
Simon, Nick, Roger & John
Holiday Greeting from Simon
Holiday Greeting from Nick
Holiday Greeting from Roger
Holiday Greeting from… read more
Duran Duran Announce Spring Tour Dates for 2017
Multi-Platinum Superstars Will Perform Alongside The Weeknd, and Metallica at All Three Lollapalooza Shows in South America
Additional US Dates Added In Support Of Current Album Paper Gods
December 13, 2016 – (Burbank, CA) – Duran Duran continue a world tour in support of their current album Paper Gods with a series of Spring 2017 dates. The multi-platinum band will… read more
Get all news!
Just announced! Duran Duran will be performing two shows at Agua Caliente Resort in California on March 17th and 18th, 2017. Shows in Dallas, Houston, Miami, Atlanta during this same general time frame will be announced in the New Year. During the same time period the band will be playing three South American Lollapalooza dates:
March 26 Autodromo, de Interlagos, Sao Paolo, Brazil Lollapalooza Brazil
April 1 Hippodrome… read more