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A View to A Kill Extended Mix

“If you read my answer to a recent “Ask Katy” (as the M16 website did!), you will see we discussed how I felt about the fact that there was no “A View to a Kill” 12″. So it’s interesting that this extended version should surface now. I don’t remember hearing it at the time … but it’s worth a listen. Click here. ” – JT, November 20, 2014 Duran Duran, A View to a Kill, James Bond Duran Duran, A View to a Kill, James Bondread more


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

Knock, knock… Notorious! In November, 1986 Duran Duran put out the album NOTORIOUS worldwide. Having paired down to a trio, the band got creative in what would turn out to be a seminal release for them. Simon, John & Nick teamed up with Nile Rodgers, who they had worked with before on several tracks, and brought some funk in to the Duran canon. This was an important time for the band. After the success of ‚ÄúSeven… read more


Dom Brown’s TEN YEAR Anniversary Message!

So it’s exactly 10 years today since my very first show with Duran Duran… time has flown by so quickly, it seems like half that time!! I’ll never forget my first meeting, and subsequent show, with DD on 19th November 2004. I received a call, out of the blue, first thing on a Wednesday morning from Chris Rowley, who was their tour manager at the time. A friend in the business had given him my contact info.… read more


JT on Teenage Cancer Trust

I flew to London on Thursday to perform at Lawrence Dallaglio’s fundraiser for Teenage Cancer Trust. Lawrence is a friend of Simon’s, and Simon was keen we take part in the event. I am really glad we did. Friday was designated Children in Need Day in the UK, so it was nice to play a small part in it. The show was terrific fun, and a small – but hardcore – group of Duranies made it to the performance, which… read more


John on Spandau Ballet’s “Soul Boys of the Western World”

Last night I went to see the Spandau Ballet documentary, “Soul Boys of the Western World.” Wow. It was a fantastic experience, I loved it. It’s a great, great film about music and friendship, and anybody – any fan of Duran Duran – should see it. It’s just terrific. The movie was very funny, very warm, with great music and great fashion from the time. On top of that, I walked out of the… read more


John Talks about “The Wild Boys”

Live from Austin – it’s John Taylor, talking about the genesis of the Duran Duran song “The Wild Boys” and its impact 30 years later! read more


Nick’s Frieze Collection

If you weren’t able to attend, here are a few photos from the collection I curated for Galerie 1900-2000 at Frieze Masters. Hope you enjoy them. – Nick nick rhodes frieze london 2014 Screen Shot 2014-10-22 at 10.09.59 AM Screen Shot 2014-10-22 at 10.10.06 AM Screen Shot 2014-10-22 at 10.10.14 AMread more


2014 Birthday Message from Simon Le Bon

Click here to hear a message from Simon recorded for all the kind people who emailed, tweeted and posted birthday greetings for him today! Duran DUran, Simon Le Bonread more


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




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