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Ronson To Produce Duran Duran

MARK RONSON is reported to be working with DURAN DURAN on their forthcoming album.The Birmingham band have been enjoying renewed success since releasing RED CARPRET MASSACRE in 2007.Ronson – who has produced an array of...

By on 23 March 2009

Taylor To Play Applegate's Ex On U.s. Tv

DURAN DURAN hunk JOHN TAYLOR is to play breast cancer survivor CHRISTINA APPLEGATE's ex-boyfriend on her hit new TV show SAMANTHA WHO. The British pop star, who is a longtime pal of the actress, jumped...

Rhodes Thought He Was Dreaming Hungry Life The Wolf Video

NICK RHODES was so hot, tired and dehydrated while shooting DURAN DURAN's HUNGRY LIKE THE WOLF video in Sri Lanka, he thought the whole thing was a huge hallucination. The keyboard player admits he has...

Rio Video Was Not Planned For Paradise

DURAN DURAN's iconic RIO video was originally planned to take place in a gloomy London studio - until director RUSSELL MULCAHY relocated the shoot to Antigua. Four members of the supergroup took off to the...

Duran Duran Thrilled By Greatest Video Accolade

Duran Duran have expressed their delight at their video Rio being voted the greatest of all time by MTV viewers.The 80s legends saw off competition from Nirvana, Michael Jackson and Madonna to claim the best...

By on 03 October 2008

Rio Tops Best Video Poll

DURAN DURAN's music video for their 1980's single RIO has been voted the best pop video of all time. The famous music promo, featuring the band members frolicking with models on a yacht, beat Bjork's...

Duran Duran's Rio Voted Greatest Ever Video

The video for Duran Duran's Rio has been voted the greatest of all time.The 1982 video, featuring the British band on a Caribbean island, held off stiff competition from artists such as Michael Jackson, Madonna...

By on 20 September 2008

Beckham 'Slapped Le Bon'

SPICE GIRLS star VICTORIA BECKHAM once reportedly slapped DURAN DURAN frontman SIMON LE BON after he told her she featured in one of his sexual dreams. Beckham was furious and refused to speak to the...

Le Bon's Wardrobe Nightmare

DURAN DURAN star SIMON LE BON once put on so much weight his trousers ripped onstage in front of thousands of screaming fans. Former guitarist Andy Taylor recalls how his bandmates would tease Le Bon...

Duran Duran's Hotel Ban

British rockers DURAN DURAN found themselves banned from every Los Angeles hotel when they were caught putting shampoo in a fountain. Former guitarist Andy Taylor admits the band were so disruptive during their stay at...

Duran Duran Feared For Taylor's Life

DURAN DURAN rocker ANDY TAYLOR once feared bandmate JOHN TAYLOR would bleed to death after falling on a broken bottle during a drugs binge. The band was staying in a hotel in San Francisco in...

Duran Duran 'Split' After Live Aid Disaster

British rockers DURAN DURAN took a 20-year break from the music industry following a disastrous performance at 1985's Live Aid concert. Former guitarist Andy Taylor claims the charity concert opened his eyes to failing friendships...

Duran Duran Stop Concert To Find Diamond

Rockers DURAN DURAN were forced to halt a recent concert in France - after a fan lost her jewellery. The band was playing a gig at the Louvre art museum in Paris in June (08)...

Le Bon's Drug Fears For Ronson

DURAN DURAN star SIMON LE BON feared superproducer MARK RONSON "was on drugs" when they first discussed plans for a collaboration - because the musicmaker's ideas were so far-fetched. Ronson joined forces with the Rio...

Ronson's 'Surreal' Duran Duran Experience

Superproducer MARK RONSON was overwhelmed when he took to the stage with his boyhood heroes DURAN DURAN for a unique collaboration in France on Wednesday (02Jul08) - calling the experience utterly "surreal". Ronson joined forces...

Duran Duran Plot Second Bond Theme

British rockers DURAN DURAN are planning on teaming up with superproducer MARK RONSON to record a second BOND theme - 23 years after releasing the title track to A VIEW TO A KILL. The band...

Duran Duran Pull Gig To Allow Rhodes To Mourn

Eighties rockers DURAN DURAN were forced to cancel a concert in France on Wednesday (11Jun08) after keyboardist NICK RHODES learned of his father's sudden death. The veteran stars were due to play in Nice, just...

Taylor: 'Madonna Copied Duran Duran'

DURAN DURAN star JOHN TAYLOR has hit out at pop superstar MADONNA, accusing her of copying their collaboration with JUSTIN TIMBERLAKE and superproducer TIMBALAND. Madonna teamed up with the hitmaking duo to record songs for...

Duran Duran Baffled By Festival Snub

Eighties rockers DURAN DURAN are desperate to appear at legendary British music festival Glastonbury - but are baffled as to why they have never been asked. The Girls On Film hitmakers headlined their first festival...

Mum's The Word For Ronson + Duran Duran Collaboration

Eighties rockers DURAN DURAN persuaded acclaimed DJ MARK RONSON to remix their classic hits in an unconventional way - they asked his mum ANN's permission. The Girls On Film hitmakers were desperate to work...

Duran Duran Furious Over Scrapped Gig

Eighties rockers DURAN DURAN are furious after an exclusive performance for one of the world's biggest financial institutions was scrapped. The Girls On Film stars were due to play a private gig for Deutsche Bank...

Your Vegas Singer Smashes Foot

YOUR VEGAS singer COYLE GIRELLI is hobbling around as his band tours North America with DURAN DURAN after breaking his foot in a staircase fall. The rocker had to stand stationary onstage at Los Angeles'...

Ronson To Remix Duran Duran For Paris Show

DJ and superproducer MARK RONSON has accepted an offer to remix DURAN DURAN's new album RED CARPET MASSACRE and perform the project live in Paris, France. Ronson and the pop group will team up to...

Duran Duran Set For Ronson Revamp At Special Gig

Eighties legends Duran Duran are to collaborate with producer Mark Ronson ahead of a one-off concert in France.Ronson, who played an instrumental role in the rise of Lily Allen as well as crafting the resurgence...

By on 01 May 2008

Taylor Thankful For Modern Technology

Modern technology is helping DURAN DURAN star JOHN TAYLOR keep his professional and personal lives on track after one failed marriage and a band split. The bassist admits he would be lost without email and...

Le Bon's Lyrics Blunder Disappoints Fans

DURAN DURAN left fans devastated on the opening night of their world tour - after frontman SIMON LE BON repeatedly forgot the lyrics to the group's greatest hits. The Rio rockers hit Auckland, New Zealand...

Stars Design T-shirts For Charity

IGGY POP, DURAN DURAN and DAFT PUNK are among the musicians who have designed T-shirts to raise money for political charity Rock The Vote. The stars have all come up with their own take on...

Le Bon Was 'Destined' To Be Famous

DURAN DURAN frontman SIMON LE BON was convinced from a young age he was destined to be famous. The 49-year-old always thought he would grow up to lead an unusual life and was sure his...

Le Bon: 'I Never Thought We'd Work With Timberlake'

DURAN DURAN star SIMON LE BON was elated when JUSTIN TIMBERLAKE stepped into the studio to record a song with his band - because he never believed talk of a collaboration would come to fruition....

Le Bon Urges Winehouse To Confront Eating Disorder

DURAN DURAN star SIMON LE BON has urged AMY WINEHOUSE to concentrate on improving her diet - because he is worried she will die of malnutrition. The 49-year-old is concerned for the Back To Black...

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