• "Ordinary World" on Kellyoke

    January 7, 2023

    Kelly Clarkson performs “Ordinary World” on her “Kellyoke” segment on her talk show (and does a great job!)

  • BottleRock Fest in Napa Valley

    January 9, 2023

    Duran Duran is announced as one of the headliners of May’s BottleRock Festival in Napa Valley, CA.

  • Duran Duran on Peloton

    January 10, 2023

    “With their dynamic sound and iconic music videos, Duran Duran gave us timeless hits to sing and dance to. Join Susie Chan, Matt Wilpers, Tobias Sheinze, Bradley Rose, Jon Hosking, Andy Speer, Christine D’Ercole and Kristin McGee for this epic Artist Series.”

  • Duran Duran add Glasgow date

    January 30, 2023

    Duran Duran announce an additional headline date on their FUTURE PAST arena tour for 9th May at Glasgow’s OVO Hydro.

  • Simon on the ONE SHOW

    February 2, 2023

    Simon appears on the BBC ONE SHOW to talk to Alex Jones and Ronan Keating about the band’s upcoming UK/Ireland Spring tour with .

  • Duran Duran North American Tour Announced

    February 8, 2023

    “We are truly grateful that we get to do what we do on a daily basis, and that we still love our job as much as we did when we started out some four decades ago.”

    Duran Duran announce their 2023 North American FUTURE PAST Arena Tour with special guests Bastille and Nile Rodgers & CHIC on all dates.


  • Andy Receives His Rock Hall Award

    February 13, 2023

    Simon announces on WHOOOSH! that earlier in February he and Yasmin flew to Ibiza to give Andy his Rock Hall award.

  • Duran Duran : Record Store Day, April, 2023

    February 18, 2023

    Duran Duran announce two new items for Record Store Day, April 22, 2023

    RIO CARNIVAL – Following the release of Duran Duran’s smash hit album “RIO,” a selection of Night Versions and Remixes were released on the “CARNIVAL EP” to capitalize on increased radio and night-club play at the time. SIDE A – 1. Rio (Night Version) (6:39), 2. My Own Way (Night Version) (6:34), 3. Hungry Like The Wolf (Night Version) (5:14) // SIDE B – 1. Hold Back The Rain (Carnival Remix) (7:00), 2. New Religion (Carnival Remix) (5:13), 3. Rio (Part 2) (5:28). 1 LP – Red Blue Swirl. Record Store Day, April 23 2023 – Worldwide

    TV MANIA – BORED WITH PROZAC AND THE INTERNET? – TV Mania is Nick Rhodes & Warren Cuccurullo from Duran Duran. Only ever released in a pressing extremely limited to 100.

  • Roger on Ireland AM

    February 24, 2023

  • Simon speaks to Krishnan Guru-Murthy of Channel 4 News

    March 4, 2023

  • John in the UK Sunday Times

    March 5, 2023

    John speaks to the Sunday Times of London in their weekly “My Culture Fix” piece: “David Bowie’s Ziggy Stardust and its sequel Aladdin Sane transformed my teenage suburban bedroom into an exotic den of erotica”

  • Nick's Annual OSCAR Picks

    March 8, 2023

    Nick and Katy return with their annual OSCAR picks, and a chat with Forbes about who they think will win!

  • Simon on the Basic! podcast

    March 8, 2023

    Simon appears as a guest on Basic!, the official podcast bringing you the unofficial history of cable TV with hosts Doug Herzog (former network executive at MTV, Comedy Central, Fox) and Jen Chaney (TV critic at New York Magazine/Vulture) .

  • Bourbon and Beyond

    March 9, 2023

    Duran Duran are announced as one of the headliners of the Bourbon & Beyond Festival, taking place in Louisville, KY in September.

  • Recalling Chart Entry at #1

    March 26, 2023

    “Entering the UK chart at No 1 was historic, ticking a box none of us ever expected to tick.” Read John’s recollection of this historic Duran Duran event.

  • "Wild Boys" Funkos

    March 29, 2023

    Funko release a 2nd set of Duran Duran dolls, this time commemorating the Wild Boys era.

  • John x Dingwall

    April 12, 2023

    John introduces his Rio Dream signature Bass, a collaboration with Dingwall Guitars; the Rio Dream bass quickly sells out before Dingwall introduces more colors.

  • Simon on 'Smartless'

    April 17, 2023

    It was a long time coming, but Simon finally made his way on to the SMARTLESS podcast at the behest of co-host Will Arnett (along with Jason Bateman, Sean Hayes)!


  • Record Collector Presents Duran Duran

    April 20, 2023

    Record Collector magazine in the UK release a Duran Duran centric special edition to celebrate the start of the band’s UK tour.

  • JT & SLB in NME

    April 27, 2023

    “The band abide by the guiding principle that a third of their setlist “at most” should be given over to new music and more “esoteric” tracks.”

    Simon & John discuss new music, touring and more with NME.

  • Happy Birthday Rog!

    April 26, 2023

    Check out Roger’s 2023 Birthday message here.

  • Manchester!

    April 29, 2023

    The band kick off their UK/Ireland tour in Manchester at the AO Arena with Lia Lia and Jake Shears as support.

  • All on the Board

    May 1, 2023

    For the second time, Duran Duran are featured on ALL ON THE BOARD to celebrate their 2 night stint at the O2 in London.

  • Future Past Radio

    May 4, 2023

    SiriusXM launches FUTURE PAST radio, first on streaming and then on Channel 105. Fan response is so great, the channel is extended an extra month.

  • Lord Mayor’s Award

    May 5, 2023

    The band receive their Lord Mayor’s Award from Councillor Maureen Cornish, Lord Mayor of Birmingham, before their show in Birmingham on 5 May. The Lord Mayor unveiled the band’s blue plaque commemorating the site of the Rum Runner in December, 2022.

  • V Magazine

    May 25, 2023

    “These days, the band’s hunger for making music hasn’t stopped.”

    V Magazine does a photo shoot and short career retrospective on the band for their May issue.

  • Bottle Rock Napa Fest

    May 27, 2023

    The band head back to North America for the next leg of their tour, kicking off at the BottleRock Napa music festival in. Tove Lo appears as a special guest to sing “Give it All Up” with Simon – the first time they ever performed it live together!

  • Happy Birthday , Nick

    June 8, 2023

    Nick leaves a fun birthday message on socials in celebration of his big day!

  • JT in Billboard

    June 15, 2023

    Ahead of the June 21st debut of A HOLLYWOOD HIGH on Paramount+, John revisits filming the concert in Los Angeles with Billboard magazine.

  • Duran Duran Flexi Discs

    June 22, 2023

    Last Man announce a Duran Duran flexi disc package to go along with the release of A HOLLYWOOD HIGH on DVD & Blu ray.

    Limited edition piece features 2 flexi discs (red & yellow) housed in a bespoke book format, featuring 24 epic photographs from the live performance. One flexi Is “Tonight United” live and the other Is “Ordinary World” live. 

  • The Fourth in America

    July 4, 2023

    Duran Duran are part of CNN’s “The Fourth in America” programming. Their pre-taped performance includes the songs “Hungry like the Wolf,” “Give it All Up” featuring Tove Lo and “Girls on Film.”

  • The Cancer Awareness Trust Benefit concert

    July 13, 2023

    The band announce that they will play a benefit concert for The Cancer Awareness Trust following news that friend and former bandmate Andy Taylor had been diagnosed with stage 4 prostate cancer. The show will take place Aug. 19 at The Guild Theatre in Menlo Park, California.

  • Duran Duran's A HOLLYWOOD HIGH UK party

    August 3, 2023

    Vertigo Live throw a UK party at HERE at Outernet to celebrate the release of A HOLLYWOOD HIGH on DVD & Blu ray, complete with a showing of the film followed by a DJ set from Roger. The DVD/Blu ray is released worldwide on August 4th.

  • Duran Duran on Subtext

    August 9, 2023

    Duran Duran join Subtext, allowing fans in North America to receive texts from the band by texting “DURAN” to 718-550-2690 to sign up!

  • Duran Duran Appreciation Day 2023

    August 10, 2023

    What better way to celebrate Duran Duran Appreciation Day 2023 then with a live version of “Last Chance on the Stairway,” recorded in Dublin in May of 2023. 

  • DDAD23 from JT

    August 10, 2023

    John writes a note to fans via the band’s website to acknowledge Duran Duran Appreciation Day 2023.

  • Jamie Reid

    August 10, 2023

    “His style was a huge inspiration when we started Duran Duran and the imagery he created will always remain emblazoned on the fabric of Pop Culture. His irreverence and humour will be greatly missed.”

    Nick writes a tribute to artist Jamie Reid after his death.

  • FUTURE PAST North American tour, Leg 2

    August 19, 2023

    The second leg of the FUTURE PAST North American tour kicks off at the Guild Theatre In Menlo Park, CA with here the band plays a small theatre to raise money for the Cancer Awareness Trust.

    “It’s a lovely way to start the second leg of the North American tour,” vocalist Simon Le Bon said to the adoring crowd. “And to do something useful.” “ 

  • Teaser

    August 21, 2023

    On August 21, Duran Duran drop a teaser on their social media channels for an upcoming project.


    August 23, 2023

    Duran Duran announce “Danse Macabre” as the first single off their forthcoming album, also called “Danse Macabre.” This track is produced by Mr Hudson and features Warren Cuccurullo on guitar


  • DANSE MACABRE single

    August 30, 2023

    The band release the first single off their upcoming album of the same name, “Danse Macabre.”

  • "The Singer's Talk"

    September 7, 2023

    The Singer’s Talk” book is released: Over 70  singers – including Simon – discuss the one thing they’re rarely asked about: their voices. 100% of the writer’s royalties benefits St. Jude’s Children’s Hospital.


  • Duran Duran visit the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame for the first time since their Induction

    September 13, 2023

  • "Danse Macabre" video, showcasing cutting-edge, AI-driven technology. Creative Directive: Linc Gasking

    September 14, 2023

  • "Black Moonlight" is released

    September 21, 2023
    The second of three brand new songs featured on the DANSE MACABRE album, ‘Black Moonlight’ sees Duran Duran reunited with long-time friend and collaborator Nile Rodgers as well as former guitarist Andy Taylor.
  • 31 Day Halloween Advent Calendar

    October 1, 2023

    Duran Duran begin a 31 day Halloween Advent calendar leading up to not only Nick’s favourite Holiday, but the October 27th release of the band’s DANSE MACABRE album. Fans signed up to the band’s Subtext would get a new text every morning; fans outside of the US could also see the daily text on Instagram stories.

  • Duran Duran on the cover of American Songwriter

    October 7, 2023

    ” “It was just a train that went,” Le Bon says. Danse Macabre is a glimpse at Duran Duran behind a musical curtain.” Read the Duran Duran American Songwriter cover story