Lollapalooza Review: Really, Though, Who Are
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Consequence of Sound (blog)Lollapalooza Review: Really, Though, Who Are The Killers?Consequence of Sound (blog)He is the things we associate with Simon Le Bon, with Bruce Springsteen, with Elton John. He is, like the Killers' music, one thing that, depending on the light, can also be all things. What connects the synth-laden pop of “The Way It Was” to “Spaceman ...
Posted on 4 August 2017 | 11:10 pm
How Mikey Way Made Sense of Life After My
NoiseyHow Mikey Way Made Sense of Life After My Chemical RomanceNoiseyEven now, they share memories of early Duran Duran and Missing Persons shows, and a joint childhood dream of "being Simon Le Bon". "It kinda went from there," Mikey smiles, "We became fast friends, I became a fan of his music, and I was like, 'Man, ...
Posted on 1 August 2017 | 2:43 am
Who are the Royal Family's favourite
NME.com (blog)Who are the Royal Family's favourite artists? The surprising answers – from Leonard Cohen to SkreamNME.com (blog)Two weeks ago, a Chris Evans quote from 2008 resurfaced, claiming the Queen's favourite song was ABBA's 'Dancing Queen', and sending Royalists into a minor meltdown. We've since learned the Queen's official 10 favourite songs, but what about the ...
Posted on 30 July 2017 | 7:42 am
Anna Ross by Eileen Shapiro - HuffPost
HuffPostAnna Ross by Eileen ShapiroHuffPostCo-writer of “First Day”, Duran's magical vocalist Simon Le Bon completely supports the ambient, heartfelt artist's solo release. Her larger than life, soulful voice is overflowing with compelling ingenuity and captivating authenticity throughout the ...
Posted on 23 July 2017 | 7:46 am
Duran Duran worth the 37-year wait -
Honolulu Star-AdvertiserDuran Duran worth the 37-year waitHonolulu Star-AdvertiserA better pick would have been “Notorious,” with that fantastic a cappella opening, or even “Is There Something I Should Know?,” with its simple kickoff — singer Simon Le Bon chanting “please please tell me now” over Roger Taylor's thumping drums.
Posted on 17 July 2017 | 4:55 am
From Designer to High street
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A boutique with an eclectic collection of the best in high street fashion, designer wear and mementoes, Trunk opened its second boutique store at Ramada Hotel, Colombo, once again occupying a unique space in the local retail landscape.
Posted on 9 April 2015 | 2:08 pm
Bob Geldof to wed at church where funerals
The St Mary Magdalene & St Lawrence Church is also where model Peaches married musician Tom Cohen in September 2012 and where Bob and Paula’s marriage was blessed in 1986.
Posted on 4 April 2015 | 12:34 pm
David Lynch tribute features Duran Duran,
Duran Duran , Moby and Lykke Li were among the musicians and bands that gathered to perform and celebrate the music of legendary Hollywood director David Lynch at the Theatre at Ace Hotel in Los Angeles on Wednesday.
Posted on 3 April 2015 | 3:05 am
All-star tribute to David Lynch lights up
At an afternoon rehearsal in downtown Los Angeles, Flaming Lips frontman Wayne Coyne was on his knees making noise. Bearded and bushy-haired, Coyne lifted a device that crackled with static while partner Steven Drodz stood at a keyboard playing Samuel Barber’s deeply emotional “Adagio For...
Posted on 2 April 2015 | 2:02 pm
Harvey Weinstein steps out amid scandal and
Weinstein is out in New York, Bethenny Frankel shows off her bikini body, the "Furious 7" cast looks fierce and more celebrity photos.
Posted on 2 April 2015 | 10:57 am
Duran Duran share ‘Last Night in the
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Kiesza provided her powerful belt as a counterpoint to Simon Le Bon’s croon. “We’re looking forward to having her in the video,” notes Le Bon in a featurette about the song’s creation. “I want her to dance, though.” Judging from her perfect ...
Posted on 27 August 2015 | 3:49 pm
Rock icons and innovators highlight fall pop
Simon Le Bon (left), John Taylor and Dom Brown of Duran Duran. Madonna, shown in her Grammy Awards performance, will be in San Jose in October. Hozier performs at the Newport Folk Festival in Newport, R.I., July 26, 2015. The festival, a three-day ...
Posted on 27 August 2015 | 2:05 am
Duran Duran set to release new album (VIDEO)
Records. A Deluxe version of Paper Gods is currently available for pre-order at all participating retailers. Singer Simon Le Bon, keyboardist Nick Rhodes, bassist John Taylor, and drummer Roger Taylor recorded Paper Gods in London with producers Nile ...
Posted on 25 August 2015 | 7:34 am
Hear Duran Duran's New Electro-Pop Ballad,
Duran Duran get philosophical on new electro-pop ballad "What Are the Chances," as singer Simon Le Bon ponders the mysteries of fate. "Playing with your life – or is it destiny? – which sets you on a path," he sings over skittering digital hi-hats and ...
Posted on 24 August 2015 | 2:51 am
One Direction split: All boybands must die
My heart would do star-jumps over Simon Le Bon singing “Save A Prayer”, with its almost incomprehensible lyrics about powerful, unquenchable passion between lovers who can never quite be together. Boybands commodify and represent so many sweet ...
Posted on 23 August 2015 | 10:00 am