Archive for 2020

WHOOOSH! PODCAST WITH SIMON AND KATY, EPISODE 12

July, 10th, 2020

Episode 12 of WHOOOSH! on Duran Duran Radio, hosted by Simon Le Bon and Katy Krassner.

If you want to look up/ listen to any of the played songs after the broadcast, they are available on the WHOOOSH! Radio Spotify playlist.

This week’s featured tracks are:

Anemone – The Brian Jonestown Massacre

Falling In – Inhaler

Cola – Arlo Parks

Smalltown Boy – Bronski Beat

I Wanna Make it Wit Chu –… read more

WHOOOSH! PODCAST WITH SIMON AND KATY, EPISODE 11

July, 3rd, 2020

Episode 11 of WHOOOSH! on Duran Duran Radio, hosted by Simon Le Bon and Katy Krassner.

If you want to look up/ listen to any of the played songs after the broadcast, they are available on the Duran Duran Radio Spotify playlist.

This week’s featured tracks are:

Midnight Dipper – Warmduscher, Soulwax remix

Don’t Huzzle For Love – The Apostles

Suddenly – Weyes Blood, Drugdealer

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New swag in the DD Web Shop!

June, 30th, 2020

Come check out the new swag in the DD Webshop. See photos below and visit the store here:

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ALSO! COMPETITION TIME ! This Summer we are updating the DD Store Lookbook and we want YOU to be a part of it. If you want the chance of not only featuring in it, but receiving a £50 gift voucher to be spent in our store, follow the steps below:

1) Take a picture of you and/or friend(s) or family member(s) wearing, using or displaying one of … read more

WHOOOSH! PODCAST WITH SIMON & KATY, EPISODE 10!

June, 26th, 2020

Episode 10! Episode 10!! A big milestone!

Episode 10 of WHOOOSH! on Duran Duran Radio, hosted by Simon Le Bon and Katy Krassner.

If you want to look up/ listen to any of the played songs after the broadcast, they are available on the Duran Duran Radio Spotify playlist:

New Win – Immigrant Union

Maayaa – Juls, Tigs da Author, Cruel Santino

Keep On – Courtney Barnett

Love Forever – Buzzard Buzzard… read more

World Search #4

June, 25th, 2020

Click below & print out your fourth Duran Duran word search!

We will provide an answer key soon….

Enjoy! ^DDHQ

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Roger’s Desert Island Discs Vol. 2

June, 24th, 2020

Volume 2 in a series of chats with Roger on songs that changed his life!

Featuring:

Kraftwerk
Ultravox
Stevie Wonder
Chic
Daft Punk
Duran Duran… read more

2020 Birthday Message from John Taylor

June, 20th, 2020

POP TRASH at 20

June, 19th, 2020

On June 19, 2000 Duran Duran released the album POP TRASH. With not one Taylor on the record, it was a different experience for the remaining band members. Here, Warren Cuccurullo, Nick Rhodes, Engineer Ken Scott & Art Director Andrew Day recall the work and creativity that went in to putting the album together.

ANDREW DAY, ART DIRECTOR

Way back in 1995, Madeleine Farley put an advert up on the noticeboard in the café… read more

WHOOOSH! Podcast with Simon & Katy, Episode 9!

June, 19th, 2020

Episode 9 of WHOOOSH! on Duran Duran Radio, hosted by Simon Le Bon and Katy Krassner WITH special guest, Amber Le Bon.

If you want to look up/ listen to any of the played songs after the broadcast, they are available on the Duran Duran Radio Spotify playlist:

Terra Firma – Franc Moody

In A River – Rostam

Liar-Liar – Castaways

Uneventful nights – Beck, St. Vincent

Green & Gold – Lianne La Havas… read more

Duran Duran Collector’s Corner : June, 2020

June, 18th, 2020

LAST WEEK’S GEMINI

June means birthdays aplenty for Duran Duran, with John on the 20th and Nick on the 8th (and Dom in between!) If you’re a regular reader of CC you might have seen JT’s feature last month, so without further ado, let’s take a look at a few collectibles hopefully worthy of someone with Nick’s keen eye for arts and antiquities!

This photo was taken by Fin Costello at the Rum Runner Club in 1981. This… read more

Watch all of John’s STONE LOVE BASS ODYSSEY Tutorials!

June, 14th, 2020

You can now watch all of John’s tutorials on this YouTube playlist. Enjoy the Odyssey!

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2020 Birthday Message from Dom

June, 13th, 2020

Hello all,

I’ve been very quiet on social media as of late but glad to say we’re all well here and I hope that you and your loved ones are too, staying safe wherever in the World you are! What crazy and unprecedented times we’re going through!

Yep, it’s that time of year again for us Geminis to celebrate another birthday. It’s mine today!

It’s been an interesting year, but obviously the last few months can’t… read more

Isle Of Wight Festival announces 2021 headliners

June, 12th, 2020

Lewis Capaldi, Lionel Richie and Duran Duran are among the headliners for the 2021 Isle Of Wight Festival.

All three acts had been set to perform at this year’s event, which would have taken place at Seaclose Park, Newport, this weekend had it not been cancelled due to the coronavirus pandemic.

The 2021 festival is scheduled for June 17-20. Scottish singer-songwriter Capaldi and soul superstar Richie will headline… read more

WHOOOSH! podcast with Simon & Katy on Duran Duran Radio Episode 8

June, 12th, 2020

Episode 8 of WHOOOSH! on Duran Duran Radio, hosted by Simon Le Bon and Katy Krassner.

If you want to look up/ listen to any of the played songs after the broadcast, they are available on the Duran Duran Radio Spotify playlist:

Running Red Lights – Avalanches, feat. Rivers Cuomo & Pink Siifu

Don’t Waste My Time – SAULT

Wannabe In L.A – Eagles of Death Metal

Bloodstream – Soccer Mommy… read more

Nick’s Forward for John’s Book

June, 12th, 2020

I’m really delighted Nick wrote ‘introductory’ piece for JT’s book! :))) It’s answered our curiousity about his thoughts regarding the events in the book. Did John ask him to do it? Or Nick himself initiated it? DIAN

“John asked me to write the forward for the soft back release of his autobiography, which, of course, I was honoured and thrilled to do.

In some ways it was quite strange… read more

THE ISLE OF WIGHT FESTIVAL CONFIRMS HUGE 2021 LINE-UP

June, 12th, 2020

This weekend marks what should have been The Isle of Wight Festival 2020, when festival goers were due to stand arm in arm in Seaclose Park, experiencing that special island atmosphere. Whilst we’re celebrating some of the festival’s greatest moments from home this year on Sky Arts and Absolute Radio, organisers are delighted to announce the line-up for next year’s event, taking place from 17th to 20th June 2021.… read more

2020 Birthday Message from Nick Rhodes

June, 8th, 2020

WHOOOSH! podcast with Simon & Katy on Duran Duran Radio Episode 7

June, 5th, 2020

Episode 7 of WHOOOSH! on Duran Duran Radio, hosted by Simon Le Bon and Katy Krassner.

If you want to look up/ listen to any of the played songs after the broadcast, they are available on the Duran Duran Radio Spotify playlist:

Coulibaly – Amadou & Mariam

Classic – Lady Donli, Kida Kudz

Double Life – The Warlocks

List of Demands (Reparations) – Saul Williams

Shangri-La – EOB

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Duran Duran Re-Scheduled Dublin Date!

May, 29th, 2020

Duran Duran’s show, due to take place St.Annes Park, Dublin in 2020, has been rescheduled due to COVID-19. Take note: This event will now take place in the same venue on Sunday, 13th June 2021.

All tickets remain valid for the new date.

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Whooosh Podcast with Simon & Katy on Duran Duran Radio: Episode 6

May, 29th, 2020

Episode 6 of WHOOOSH on Duran Duran Radio, hosted by Simon Le Bon and featuring Katy Krassner.

If you want to look up/ listen to any of the played songs after the broadcast, they are available on the Duran Duran Radio Spotify playlist:

Don’t You Know – Jan Hammer Group

The Dream – Thee Oh Sees

Outdoor Miner – Wire

Them Changes – Thundercat

San Andreas – Everyone is Dirty

Martin – Car… read more