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It’s been an absolutely devastating couple of days around here, so we hope this mix can be a thing you can put on and feel a sense of normalcy, or comfort. Who wouldn’t be comforted by those lips, no? Ten tracks, lots of time signatures/vibes. Go in:… More »

Last month Death Cab For Cutie returned to the spotlight with “You Are A Tourist,” the great first single and video from their forthcoming Codes And Keys. A sunny addition to our spring playlist, it recalls brighter moments of mid-period Cure when it’s not channeling “Float On.” That’s fitting given how Ben Gibbard’s got five… More »

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PROGRESS REPORT: Pop icons chat up the release of new Mark Ronson-produced record, All You Need Is Now.

Even if you were born in the 80’s (rather than having lived through it while wearing neon tank tops and jelly bracelets, like some of us geezers did) chances are that… More »

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Duran Duran – “Last Night In The City” (Feat. Kiesza) (Stereogum Premiere)

Duran Duran's upcoming 14th album, Paper Gods, is filled to the brim with featured players. So far, we've heard cuts with Janelle Monáe and Nile…
James Rettig | August 27, 2015 - 10:53 am
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Duran Duran – “What Are The Chances”

Duran Duran's fourteenth album, Paper Gods, comes out next month. So far, we've heard three tracks from it: the Janelle Monáe and Nile Rodgers-featuring lead…
James Rettig | August 21, 2015 - 12:02 pm

Duran Duran – “You Kill Me With Silence”

Duran Duran will release their 14th studio album, Paper Gods, in September, and today the Daily Beast shared the LP's third single, "You Kill Me…
Gabriela Tully Claymore | August 13, 2015 - 4:08 pm

Duran Duran – “Paper Gods” (Feat. Mr. Hudson)

Duran Duran are putting out their fourteenth studio album, Paper Gods, this fall, which is insane. We hadn't gotten a taste of the album since…
Grace Birnstengel | August 10, 2015 - 5:19 pm
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Watch Duran Duran, Janelle Monáe, & Nile Rodgers Perform “Pressure Off” Live For The First Time At Fold Fest

Over the past two days, Nile Rodgers' FOLD Festival took place at Martha Clara VIneyards in Long Island. Headlining the second day was Duran Duran,…
James Rettig | August 6, 2015 - 3:47 pm
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Duran Duran – “Pressure Off” (Feat. Janelle Monae & Nile Rodgers)

A few days ago, legendary '80s band Duran Duran announced Paper Gods, their fourteenth studio album and their first in five years. They've assembled a…
Peter Helman | June 20, 2015 - 1:12 pm
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Eagles Of Death Metal’s ZIPPER DOWN Has Wild Artwork, Duran Duran Cover

Eagles Of Death Metal, the duo of Jesse Huges and Queens Of The Stone Age frontman Josh Homme, haven't given us a new album since…
Tom Breihan | June 17, 2015 - 11:07 am
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Duran Duran Announce Paper Gods LP Feat. Nile Rodgers, Mark Ronson, Janelle Monáe, John Frusciante, Kiesza, Lindsay Lohan

Duran Duran have announced that their fourteenth studio album Paper Gods -- their first record since 2010's All You Need Is Now -- will be…
James Rettig | June 15, 2015 - 12:45 pm
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Karen O, Sky Ferreira, Duran Duran, And A Dozen More Artists Paid Tribute To David Lynch (And Die Antwoord Heckled The Whole Time)

Amongst the shabby, shuttered vaudeville theaters that line Broadway in Los Angeles, the Theatre at Ace Hotel burns bright. A line stretched from the theater…
Molly Bergen | April 2, 2015 - 11:05 am
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Duran Duran Complete New LP Feat. Janelle Monáe & Kiesza, Prod. By Nile Rodgers & Mark Ronson

Never bet against Duran Duran finding a way to remain commercially relevant. History's greatest new-wave boy band just inked a deal with new label Warner
Tom Breihan | March 27, 2015 - 9:15 am
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Jim James, Karen O, Wayne Coyne, Sky Ferreira, Twin Peaks To Play David Lynch Tribute Concert

On April 1st, the Ace Hotel in Los Angeles will host a celebratory concert to commemorate the 10th Anniversary of the David Lynch Foundation. The…
Gabriela Tully Claymore | February 10, 2015 - 7:12 pm

Lindsay Lohan Says She’s Recording With Duran Duran

Lindsay Lohan was apparently in the studio with Duran Duran recently, judging by an Instagram photo she posted today with her sister Ali and two…
James Rettig | December 8, 2014 - 10:36 am
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Charli XCX – “Kingdom” (Feat. Simon Le Bon)

Charli XCX's contribution to the Hunger Games: Mockingjay -- Part 1 soundtrack has also surfaced. "Kingdom" is a collaboration with Duran Duran's Simon Le Bo…
James Rettig | November 13, 2014 - 8:29 pm
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Morrissey’s 1984 Single Reviews From Unearthed Smash Hits Are Perfect

Back in October 1984, Morrissey did a feature with British music magazine Smash Hits where he reviewed some popular singles at the time. It wa…
James Rettig | October 25, 2014 - 6:09 pm
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SOKO – “Girls On Film” (Duran Duran Cover) (Stereogum Premiere)

Our latest preview from the Manimal-curated double-LP Duran Duran tribute Making Patterns Rhyme comes courtesy of SOKO. The French pop singer offered up a slow-jam…
Chris DeVille | August 6, 2014 - 2:24 pm

Duran Duran Are Suing Their Fan Club

Apparently there are companies dedicated to managing and monetizing fan clubs for celebrities, and one of them called Worldwide Fan Clubs once counted Duran Dura…
Chris DeVille | July 23, 2014 - 1:11 pm
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Austra – “American Science” (Duran Duran Cover)

The Duran Duran tribute compilation Making Patterns Rhyme comes out next week, and we've already posted a bunch of songs from it: Moby doing "Rio,"…
Tom Breihan | July 11, 2014 - 9:14 am

Carina Round – “Come Undone” (Duran Duran Cover)

Manimal Record's charity album Making Patterns Rhyme: A Tribute to Duran Duran comes out next week and we've already heard Moby's version of "Rio" and…
James Rettig | July 8, 2014 - 8:52 pm

Warpaint – “The Chauffeur” (Duran Duran Cover)

Manimal Vinyl's Duran Duran tribute album Making Patterns Rhyme: A Tribute To Duran Duran has already given us Moby's full-scale renovation of "Rio." Now here'…
Chris DeVille | June 16, 2014 - 10:59 am
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Moby – “Rio” (Duran Duran Cover)

Among the contributors to Manimal Vinyl's upcoming Duran Duran tribute comp Making Patterns Rhyme are Warpaint, Little Dragon, Austra, Juliette Lewis, Crocodiles, and Moby. America'…
Chris DeVille | May 27, 2014 - 1:45 pm
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