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We’re hot, let’s rock

This Duran Duran interview — likely from a press conference — was published in SuperTeen, apparently during the first half of

Questionnaires

Duranie answers: Sally

Up in Minot, North Dakota, Sally’s favorite band member was “Jaunty John Taylor.”

Lyric sheets

Save a Prayer lyrics

Save a Prayer You saw me standing by the wall corner of the main street And the lights are flashing on

Articles

Simon talks about Arena

Arena antics Simon chats about being #1 in the USA and the concept behind and the making of Duran Duran’s long-form

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Wunnerful, wunnerful (1984)

An unwritten dream “Consisting of a guy named Rhodes, a guy named le Bon, three guys named Taylor (no relations in

Questionnaires

Duranie answers: Tammy

Indianapolis fan Tammy considered Simon John Charles Le Bon to be her favorite guy in the band.

Questionnaires

Duranie answers: Susan/Charly

Susan, aka Charly, from Marietta, Georgia said she loved all the band members — and all the songs — equally.

Fanzines

The DUCK fanzine story

On the anniversary of Duranies Unite… Here’s how Anji explained our little fanzine merger back around 1985…  

Questionnaires

Duranie answers: Susie

Susie, a fan for about two years, named “Nicky” Rhodes as her favorite band member.

Andy Taylor

Durandemonium! (1984)

This three-page article appeared in Star Hits magazine while the boys were recording Seven and the Ragged Tiger in Australia. “Duran

Magazine photos

Simon & Nick

Here are Simon and Nick — possibly at an awards ceremony, in around 1985.  

Magazine covers

Duran on Star mag (1985)

Duran Duran on the cover of Star magazine A cartoon of the band appeared on the Christmas cover (dated January 1985)

Video

The Reflex video (1984)

The Reflex debuts “The Reflex” was DD’s 11th single, released April 16, 1984. I remember that MTV played it at the

Articles

Duran Duran trading cards

These black & white sheets of trading cards to cut out feature each of the band members — along with bio

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Duran intro from 1982

“A following such as this is not bad for a two-year-old group with an average age of 20.”

John Taylor

John Taylor goes swimming

This pic simply shows John Taylor in a swimming pool, with a camera and a speedo… and not much else. It