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2014-01-07 23:04:23

WatzOn.TV launched a Duran Duran video channel, arming worldwide fans and fan site curators with hundreds of video clips for 24/7 access to the stars’ archives. Las Vegas, Nevada (PRWEB) January 07, 2014 Today, WatzOn.TV announced immediate availability of a Free Online On-Demand 24/7 Duran Duran video channel found at http://www.watzontv.com/Duran-Duran. Mixing content from multiple sources like YouTube.com, VEVO and other content providers, viewers can use the automated WatzOn.TV...

2011-03-14 09:30:00

NEW YORK, March 14, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Grammy® award-winning rock icons Duran Duran will kick-off the second year of "Unstaged: An Original Series from American Express" on March 23rd at the Mayan Theatre in Los Angeles, Calif. The event (featuring all four original members: Simon Le Bon, Nick Rhodes, John Taylor and Roger Taylor) comes one day after their critically acclaimed 13th studio album, entitled ALL YOU NEED IS NOW (S-Curve Records), hits stores. Duran Duran's...

2008-10-03 18:00:21

By Alison Dayani BIRMINGHAM pop legends Duran Duran have scooped the accolade for Greatest Video Of All Time. The ground-breaking 1982 music video for Rio, which saw Simon Le Bon and pals frolicking on a yacht with a model, was voted the most legendary by MTV viewers. It beat off competition from Michael Jackson's Thriller, Nirvana's Smells Like Teen Spirit and Take On Me, by A-Ha. New romantics Duran Duran were among the first bands to realise the potential of music videos to...

2008-07-10 12:00:45

By Linda Kennedy MAMMA MIA! is having children. A new generation of me-too musicals is on its way. There's a Monkees musical. A Barry Manilow musical. Somewhere, I fear, Simon le Bon, Nick Rhodes and any Taylors left are pondering upon "Rio", a musical featuring the songs of Duran Duran. All they need is a storyline. Nick Rhodes: "How about a young girl desperate to escape small- town life?" Simon le Bon (sings): "Look now, look all around, there's no sign of life. Bop bop bop, bop bop...

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...

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