November 11 | As
reported yesterday, Jo-Ann Strauss, TV Presenter for SABC
3's Top Billing [South African Tv Show and magazine],
interviewed the guys on the photo-set of Duran Duran's album shoot
and took these behind the scenes pictures.
Billing interview should be airing later this month on SABC 3
the guys with photographer Roger Deckker during the
photo shooting for 'All You Need Is Now'.
out some of his beautiful work here
| Pic courtesy of duranduran.com [manipulation by Salvo]
in pills from the Katy Kafe posted yesterday on duranduranmusic.com
digital single will be released on December 14th.
album will be released digitally on December 21th with special
deluxe options [Nick says he wants the vinyl to be super special].
digital version of All you Need Is Now has 9 tracks but Nick
assures that a few tracks are over five minutes.
assures that the physical release will have at least a couple
haven't decided the front cover, they have 3/4 contenders
out of the 20 images made by British artist Clunie Reid for
the album artwork and packaging. British fashion magazine
Pop’s creative team will provide graphics and art direction
for the project.
took some pics and Clunie has fallen in love with them, she
changed them and used for the artowrk.
would like to play the album in its entirety if they get the
opportunity "at some smaller show for those ready enough
to come and listen to it".
discusses some songs:
Man Who Stole The Leopard' is very electronic, along the
lines of The Chauffeur. It's a story of obsession, and it's based
on the film The Collector which is part of the
inspiration. Nick wrote a fake news article for the end of the song
and a British journalist actually reads it.
has lyrics written by John and Nick, with Ana Matronic's spoken
rap is one of Nick's personal favourites, It has a Garage
The Rain' is one of "Simon's most powerful lyrics
in a while" this one is along the lines of The Chauffeur as
the Machine' was a possible album title, the song is the
second song on the album and is a current favourite of Nick. It's
an up-tempo groovy one based on a news story.
Followed' is another personal favourite of Nick, it's a
song about the paranoia of the google era. "Everywhere you
go everyone has got a telephone with a camera on it... nothing much
is private anymore..."says
LP track listing
All You Need Is Now
Blame The Machines
Leave A Light On
The Man Who Stole A Leopard
Before the Rain
Duran/Carla Bruni 7" Update and preorder
Very limited 7” single, the pressing
of 1000 total will be split in the following colours 300
on pink opaque, 300 on clear and 400 on black.
1.Duran Duran - Boys Keep Swinging
2.Carla Bruni - Absolute Beginners