The others affect a business casual vibe in fitted T-shirts and trim slacks — comfortable, but also prepared should a photo shoot break out. Have I mentioned that it was 95 freaking degrees outside? Shorts are a commonly accepted compromise in the midsummer heat, but in the presence of Duran Duran, my naked legs are instantly conspicuous.
Given all the unhygienic behavior that will soon take place here, disinfecting everything in sight seems like a necessary precaution. First up with the primping is the awesome and hilarious performance-art exhibit known as Nick Rhodes. Nick looks fantastic here, with two-tone hair fiery red in front, jet black in back and flawless makeup.
Andy Earl is a British photographer, whose work has included photographing Duran Duran. Andy Earl has been at the forefront of music photography since he graduated. His first job was for the s band Bow Wow Wow, which ended with him being arrested for showing the lead singer Annabella Lwin aged fifteen, artistically nude as a parody of artist Edouard Manet's Le Dejeuner l'Herbe The Luncheon on the Grass painting.
Consultant Travis Elborough Author. Over the years, album covers have become as much a part of music history as the records themselves. From its roots as a sales gimmick, the sleeve became an important element of both the musician's image and their music.
Duran Duran were the kings of the s British New Wave. These were big budget videos designed for mass airplay, released just as MTV began reaching major suburban markets in New York and Los Angeles in early Rio also confirmed that Brits and Australians were light-years ahead of Americans in making music videos.
The bassist with New Romantic heartbreakers Duran Duran is currently on a world tour, but stops to chat porridge, breaking the speed limit and … that time he had a crush on a relative. Last extravagant purchase you made A made-to-measure suit. First film you saw that really moved you Reach for the Sky.
Duran Duran: Girls on film. Duran Duran caused quite a stir with the video release of Girls On Film. While there was a tamed down version for TV broadcasting, the extended release video with a remix of the song was highly controversial. It was the first film clip by a popular artist of the 80's to feature full nudity - although it only appeared for a few seconds, many people weren't sure if they were shocked more by the naked body or the hair dryer she was using.
Rihanna has just shared her 'nude' photoshoot cover via her Facebook page, which has already gone viral in the last 20 minutes with over 50, likes. Shot by acclaimed photographer Tony Duran, Rihanna's 'Nude' campaign reveals the singer's new blonde hair makeover and a dazzling smile under bed covers. Rihanna never ceases to tease us with her play on words, and provocative clothing, although in this particular ad, it's very tasteful.
Their faith would be repaid handsomely as a bidding war broke out, with EMI emerging victorious. The single peaked at No 12 inthough Duran Duran were thinking bigger than a trendy club scene dominated by Spandau Ballet. These days, boybands, for want of a better word, are normally militarily slick from the off, so it is a joy to behold the amateurishness of an inchoate Duran Duran. Le Bon similarly wanted to emulate Jim Morrison; the problem was, that with his sailing, he was less Doorsy, more outdoorsy.