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An unofficial Duran Duran fan site with classic articles, photos & other memorabilia

DD fan club welcome letter

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Here’s the front and back of the Duran Duran welcome letter (written by Simon) sent to new fanclub members around 1983-4. 273 Broad...

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Limited Edition magazine: John issues

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Limited Edition #15: A well-earned rest   Limited Edition #7: Snake charmed to the top   Limited Edition #10: Beyond the moon to...

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Limited Edition magazine: Nick issues

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Limited Edition #20: Into 85 with a bang   Limited Edition #16: Relaxing in the sun   Limited Edition #6: The union of the...

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Duranies Unite First 4 Issues

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In 1984, Anji combined the first 4 issues of Duranies Unite together with a fan club intro letter to send out to all of the new members...

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Duranies Unite Fan Club Flyer

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As the size and scope of Anji’s Duranies Unite fan club grew, so did the promotional letter size. This 1984 flyer features Duran...

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John Taylor’s personal history of DD

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John’s personal history of Duran Duran It was inevitable that John Taylor would become a rock musician. At the age of 14, he started...

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DD on location in Sri Lanka (1984)

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Filming the Save a Prayer video When Duran Duran do a video, they do it in style! But what can be next for a band who seem to have already...

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On the cover of Bop (1984)

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The July 1984 issue of Bop magazine offered “Sexy scrapbook pics!” of Duran Duran, along with a “delicious”...

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Welcome to the Power Station

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John talks Power Station This article appeared in 1984 in Star Hits magazine. Here’s how it begins: “Why is Diana Ross in the...

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Duran Duran towels, t-shirts & magazines

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“Lovely towels” & bumper mag offer No worries of infringing on the band’s trademark graphics with these towels...

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Duran Duran on Record (1984)

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The band appeared on the cover of Record magazine in January...

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Nick Rhodes autograph / message (1984)

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Nick Rhodes autographed a Seven and the Ragged Tiger flat with a special message for Duranies Unite founder, Anji. Sadly the flat has...

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DD videos, one by one (1984)

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Duran Duran on film Duran Duran’s clean sweep of the video categories at the Grammy Awards┬ájust proved to the world what their fans...

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DD on the cover of Rolling Stone (1984)

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Duran Duran: The Fab Five To the delight of girls everywhere — myself included! — Duran Duran graced the cover of Rolling...

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Simon on Smash Hits cover (1984)

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Simon Le Bon — in his “Is There Something I Should Know” attire — adorned the April 1984 cover of Smash Hits...

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