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Duran Duran Sign Record Deal

Duran Duran have signed an album deal with Warner Bros. Records.The world-renowned band - featuring Simon Le Bon, Nick Rhodes, John Taylor and Roger Taylor - have announced their 14th album is scheduled to be...

Duran Duran To Play Intimate Show For War Child

Duran Duran and Bastille will play at tiny music venues to support War Child in February.The 'Girls On Film' hitmakers are just one of the acts announced for the Passport Back To The Bars week...

Duran Duran Sue Fan Club

Duran Duran are suing their own fan club.The 'Girls on Film' hitmakers have filed a $40,000 lawsuit against Worldwide Fan Clubs (WFC) for failing to deliver on several agreements in a contract signed in 2010.WFC...

The Things They Say: 3839916

"We only bumped into each other a couple of times. He visited us one time and (singer) Marilyn tried to embarrass him by putting on gay porn. He didn't seem to be bothered." Boy George...

John Taylor Cancels U.k. Festival Appearance

Duran Duran star John Taylor has cancelled his appearance at Britain's upcoming Latitude Festival to continue working on the band's new album.Taylor was due to perform a solo set at the Suffolk, England music event...

John Taylor Named Greatest Bassist Of All Time In New Poll

Duran Duran star John Taylor has been named the Greatest Bassist of All Time in a new poll.The British musician beat Rush's Geddy Lee and The Cure's Simon Gallup to claim the title in the...

John Taylor Hated Magazine Wedding Deal

Rocker John Taylor was baffled by his ex-wife Amanda Decadenet's decision to sell the photo rights to their wedding, and hated seeing their nuptials splashed across the pages of a magazine.The Duran Duran star married...

Loneliness, Shyness And Too Much Time Led John Taylor To Drugs

DURAN DURAN star John Taylor turned to drugs and alcohol at the height of the band's fame in an effort to cope with the demands of meeting fans and life on the road.The bass player...

Duran Duran's Nick Rhodes Dating Again

Duran Duran's Nick Rhodes has a new girlfriend.The 50-year-old musician is dating Italian beauty Nefer Suvio - who is 18 years his junior - and says he fell head-over-heels for her when he first glimpsed...

Duran Duran Plan New Album

Duran Duran are planning a new album for 2014. Bassist John Taylor has confirmed the 'Ordinary World' rockers - also made up of singer Simon Le Bon, drummer Roger Taylor and keyboardist Nick Rhodes -...

Duran Duran Always Fight

Duran Duran ''argue all the time''. The 'Rio' hitmakers - who are made up of singer Simon Le Bon, bassist John Taylor, drummer Roger Taylor and keyboardist Nick Rhodes - don't often see eye-to-eye but...

Duran Duran Will Always Play Their Hits

Duran Duran will always play their most classic tracks when they perform.The 'Rio' hitmakers - Simon Le Bon, Nick Rhodes, John Taylor and Roger Taylor - believe they owe it to fans to perform their...

Duran Duran Needed Age Of Consent Written Down On Tour

Duran Duran's tour bosses had to write down the age of consent wherever they travelled to ensure the group didn't get arrested. The 'Ordinary World' rockers - made up of singer Simon Le Bon, bassist...

Duran Duran's John Taylor Still Works To Stay Sober

Duran Duran star John Taylor faces a daily test of his willpower to stay sober years after kicking a serious drug habit, insisting the addictions are "still there".The bassist admits life during the band's 1980s...

Amanda De Cadenet: 'I Wasn't A Fan Of Duran Duran'

Socialite-turned-photographer and TV presenter Amanda De Cadenet has poked fun at ex-husband John Taylor's music in a new interview, revealing she was glad she no longer had to listen to Duran Duran after the couple...

Simon Le Bon Back To Full Health

Duran Duran singer Simon Le Bon is now back "right on top of his fitness" after the band's cancelled performances. The group had to pull out of a number of European dates this summer due...

Duran Duran Postpone Tour

Duran Duran have postponed their European tour due to frontman Simon LeBon's ongoing voice problems. The group - made up of Simon, Nick Rhodes, John Taylor and Roger Taylor - have been forced to cancel...

The Things They Say 20882

"That's what they said. I think it suited the story because she was the English rose, she was every woman, sort of. And we were so popular at the time. It was a good story,...

Duran Duran Rediscover Edge

Duran Duran have become "edgy" again on their new album. The group's frontman Simon Le Bon feels they have recaptured the essence of the band's very first albums on latest LP 'All You Need is...

The Things They Say 19693

"On that album, we were guitarless (and) we really needed that. Duran Duran is a delicate ecosystem. We are synth-pop, with guitars." Duran Duran bassist JOHN TAYLOR wasn't a fan of the group's last album...

Japan Bassist Mick Karn Dies

Japan bassist Mick Karn has died aged 52.The Cypriot musician, who revealed in June last year that he had been diagnosed with advanced-stage cancer passed away at his home in London yesterday (04.01.11).A statement on...

Mark Ronson's Haircut Mishap

Mark Ronson had no luck with haircuts when he was younger.The 'Bang Bang Bang' hitmaker - who unveiled a new platinum blonde look this week - recounted how he tried his best to model himself...

Duran Duran To Record Soccer Song

Duran Duran are set to record an unofficial World Cup song for the England soccer team.The group - made up of Simon Le Bon, Nick Rhodes, John Taylor and Roger Taylor - have approached the...

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...

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...

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 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...

Duran Duran Call Off Ny Gigs

Reunited 80s legends Duran Duran have been forced to postpone New York concerts as a result of the Broadway stagehands' strike.The industrial action began during the final dates of the band's ten-night residency at the...

By on 13 November 2007

Allen Puts A Smile On Taylor's Face

LILY ALLEN has a secret celebrity admirer - DURAN DURAN star JOHN TAYLOR is infatuated with her. The pair both performed at Sunday's (01Jul07) Concert for Diana in London, and Taylor, 47, made a point...

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'Avengers: Age Of Ultron' Has Worn Joss Whedon Out

Now that he has unleashed his second 'Avengers' movie to global box...

Rosewater - Movie Review

A harrowing true story infused with sharp humour and bristling intelligence, this riveting film is an auspicious writing...

Music Streaming Dinosaur Grooveshark Shuts Down Overnight After Rights Settlement

With all the fuss around Spotify and Jay Z’s streaming service Tidal, other...

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Ryan Adams Covers Bryan Adams' 'Summer of 69' in Nashville [Video]

Some twelve years after he had a heckler removed for requesting Bryan...

Samba - Movie Review

Some very big themes are given space to breathe in this remarkably naturalistic drama, which is livened up by terrific...

Enrique Iglesias Is Second Biggest Victor At 2015 Latin Music Awards

Romeo Santos, commonly known as The King of Bachata, was not...

'Unfriended' Brings Horror To Screen Addicts

Horror is a reliably profitable genre, generally cheap to make and always popular with young audiences...

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