duran duran Archive

19 Oct 2020

What’s Wrong With Liking Duran Duran?

In 2012, The Guardian music journalist Paul Morley expressed his hatred for Duran Duran, claiming that he had always despised the five-man band from Birmingham, England ever since they came on the scene in 1981. “I hated
15 Feb 2020

Desert Island Discs: Rio, Duran Duran

Duran Duran was born during the last gasps of punk rock, when people got tired of listening to mostly bad music and jumping around with safety pins in their ears and shirts. It certainly owed a debt
11 Sep 2018

70 Songs that Didn’t Make the Hot 100 – Part 2

Today we feature several gods in rock and pop music who didn’t chart. It shows you that even the great can fail, given the right circumstances. “Girls on Film” – Duran Duran (1981). This song even had