Duran Duran at the White Night Festival

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Duran Duran performed at the White Nights of St. Petersburg Festival in St. Petersburg, Russia, on July 12, 2014.

The White Night Festival is an annual international arts festival during the season of the midnight sun. This particular part of the festival also featured young, up-and-coming artists from around the world, and is telecast on Channel One Russia. Duran Duran opened the evening and performed three songs: "All You Need Is Now," "Sunrise" & "Notorious."

Afterwards, Simon gave out The Grand Prix Award to the top competitor in the International Song Competition. He also took a minute to share with the audience that the band hope to come back to Russia next year for some live dates.

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Duran Duran with the Russian Army Choir backstage


Duran Duran rehearsal


Simon presents Award

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Nick & Simon at the Fabergé Museum