Welcome to your March D Blast !
The band had a great time at the Dubai Jazz Fest. New photos can be found in the Gallery section of the website.
The Fest also put together this short video recapping all of the performances.
JT was part of a big announcement regarding the Birmingham music scene. A search for Birmingham’s brightest and best musicians and music industry professionals is underway as the ‘Birmingham Music Awards’ hosts their first ceremony on May 2nd. John confirmed he will present the Rising Star Award.
John also created a cool new playlist for the band's Spotify channel - 31 songs for the 31 days of March. Listen to it here.
The band released some great new swag in the DD Webshop, including a Japanese Tiger Bomber jacket, Tiger white hoodie, Tadanori Yokoo limited edition poster, Paper Gods greeting cards and more. View the new line here.
Some super-exciting news for Record Store Day 2018 - the band is releasing a very special live LP Duran Duran Budokan! Captured at Tokyo's historic venue, Nippon Budokan, on September 20, 2017, this show marked the end of the band's two-year Paper Gods world tour. The one-of-a-kind artwork for this record was created by famed Japanese graphic designer and artist Tadanori Yokoo, to commemorate the band's Tokyo show. This is a limited edition release of 2,700 copies.
Fan Community members – we will be announcing an amazing new GOLD package this summer! We also have some other surprises in store for you this year. Renew at the SILVER level and once you see the new GOLD package announced please send an email to customer service and we will send you a special reduced-price upgrade link to GOLD. Now is a great time to become part of the fan community - sign up at duranduranmusic.com