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2009-07-20 14:24:00

HOLLYWOOD, Calif., July 20 /PRNewswire/ -- Capitol/EMI announces the September 22 U.S. release details for two new Duran Duran collections featuring several rare and previously unreleased recordings and videos. The British pop band's second album, 1982's Rio, has been expanded for a deluxe 2CD 'Special Limited Edition' to include its original U.K. mix and several tracks remixed for the U.S. album release, as well as a second disc of demos, B-sides, and other rarities. The collection will...

2009-07-14 11:00:00

HOLLYWOOD, Calif., July 14 /PRNewswire/ -- To celebrate the 60th anniversary of the vinyl 45 single, EMI Music is launching a 'digital 45' campaign on July 14, bundling hit singles with B-sides and replicated label art for download purchase. EMI's digital 45s will be included in iTunes D45, a showcase for these new digital bundles on iTunes. They will be exclusively sold by iTunes between July 14 and July 27, after which they will be available for download purchase from all major digital...

2006-08-09 17:46:18

LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - The 1980s pop group Duran Duran is trying to repackage itself as a band for the 21st century, using a virtual reality Web site, in what it says is a promotional first. Garage bands and iconic groups like U2 have turned to the Internet for everything from music sales to marketing. On Wednesday, Duran Duran said its five original members -- Simon Le Bon, John Taylor, Roger Taylor, Andy Taylor and Nick Rhodes -- would appear as custom-designed characters, or...

Word of the Day
  • A large punch-bowl of the eighteenth century, usually of silver and with a movable rim, and decorated with flutings and a scalloped edge. It was also used for cooling and carrying wine-glasses.
  • A kind of cotton handkerchief having white spots on a colored ground, the spots being produced by a chemical which discharges the color.
This word is possibly named after Monteith (Monteigh), 'an eccentric 17th-century Scotsman who wore a cloak scalloped at the hem.'