Be My Icon

Originally titled, “Butt Naked” and featuring John Taylor on vocals for the demo before he left Duran Duran, ”Be My Icon” underwent a significant lyrical rewrite after John left, before appearing on the Medazzaland album. Many demos have encountered similar evolutions before the finished version, but few may be as well known amongst fans as… Continue reading Be My Icon

Silva Halo

We’re beginning our week with a few listens to “Silva Halo” off of Medazzaland. It was also released as a B-side track to “Out of My Mind”, from the soundtrack of The Saint. Audio Lyrics You shine Where others fade You dare To be so brave Don’t compromise No one can touch you Just believe… Continue reading Silva Halo

Who Do You Think You Are

Who Do You Think You are is track five on Medazzaland, and it was produced by Nick Rhodes and Warren Cuccurullo (TV Mania). The song is reportedly about John Taylor’s departure from the band during the recording of Medazzaland. Audio Lyrics I’m giving you the newsYour domination’s throughYou gave the best you gotNow I’m out… Continue reading Who Do You Think You Are

The Week in DD History: October 18-24, 2020

You know it’s a rough week when you’re already a day behind and it’s just Monday. Without further delay, here is your week in Duran Duran history for October 18-24! October 18 Big Thing released (1988…where does the time go???) Durandemonium began on this date in Chicago (2013). For those who are unaware – this… Continue reading The Week in DD History: October 18-24, 2020