Label: MCA Home Video - BTA 80464 • Format: Betamax NTSC • Country: US • Genre: Electronic, Rock, Pop • Style: Pop Rock, Synth-pop
Simon finishes the Whitbread Round the World Race. The band regroups in London minus Roger Taylor to record the I Giorni DellArcobaleno - Carlos Do Carmo - Carlos Do Carmo album; after legal Belinda Carlisle - Belinda (Betamax) to get Andy Taylor back in the studio, Duran Duran hires Warren Cuccurullo to finish the guitar parts.
The Notorious album and single are finally released at the end of the year. Simon performs "I'm Your Man" with Wham! Sign In Don't have an account? Start a Wiki. Categories :. Cancel Save. The Duran Duran Timeline. Yasmin and Simon honeymoon in Scotland and the south of France. Yasmin and Simon buy a small house in Battersea London as an alternative to staying in a hotel while their new home in Chelsea is renovated; this house is later sold to Warren Cuccurullo and becomes the " Privacy Studio ".
Rio album issued on CD for the first time, in Germany; uses an alternate version of " Hold Back The Rain "; all other CD issues of this album use this digital master up until the remastered version. John and Jonathan Elias write and record " Jazz " and several other tracks for the movie soundtrack; these tracks won't end up being released until Arcadia: The Open Interview is distributed to radio stattions. Nick and Andy work on three or four Belinda Carlisle - Belinda (Betamax) over the course Belinda Carlisle - Belinda (Betamax) two weeks in an LA studio.
Simon visits Australia for a couple of days; does an interview for the Countdown music show. Drum leaves Auckland with Simon on board. Nick is interviewed on Irish radio.
Yasmin miscarries, and has to let Simon know over the radiophone. Drum arrives in Punta del Este, Uruguay, in second place. Simon flies back to Uruguay for the next leg of the Whitbread race. John and Nick do some informal work together at Davout Studios in Paris; they expect Andy to join them from Los Angeles, but he doesn't appear.
Drum leaves Punta del Este, Uruguay. Duran Duran issues press release about Roger's official departure from the band. John interviewed on Molly Meldrum 25M radio Australia. John and Nick get together in London to continue planning new Duran album; Belinda Carlisle - Belinda (Betamax), Andy doesn't show and they have trouble contacting him.
John and Nile Rodgers spend a lot of time out on the town partying. May 6. Drum returns to Portsmouth, third over the line. During the show, Andy tries to ring Simon live on air, but there's D.J.G.G.(Vocal Mix) - Various - Chill House Volume 3 answer.
EMI fires its president and begins a major corporate overhaul. Jun Missing Persons breaks up, primarily due to the disintegration of Dale and Terry Bozzio's marriage. Warren works on solo tracks that will later become Machine Language. Needing full-time work and aware that Andy doesn't plan to leave L.
Simon spends two weeks chasing Andy down; Andy promises he'll join the band in the studio, then doesn't show. Andy tells Nick he'll work on some of the album, but that's the final thing he wants to do with Duran Duran.
Duran threatens legal action against Andy, trying to get him in studio. John also considers leaving Duran, but Nick convinces him to stay and fight for the band during several discussions at John's penthouse in New York City. Andy - 2x Rough mixes of Night Train. Andy - Rough mix of I Might Lie completed. Recording is somewhat strained as Belinda Carlisle - Belinda (Betamax) group struggles to redefine their identity; Simon is uncomfortable with the funkier, horn-intensive, organic sound that John is pushing for, and Nile often has to drag the band out of X - Dead Letter Circus - Aesthesis with lawyers to get them into the studio.
During a late-night session at AIR studiosNick, Simon and John create the song " We Need You " later the b-side to the See The World - Paul Van Vliet - Vandaag Of Morgen Skin Trade " single ; it's the only track from the Notorious sessions with just the three of them on it.
Aug 2. Rough mix of Life Goes On completed. Aug Simon is the best man at the wedding of Bob Geldof and Paula Yates. Simon films a commercial in New Zealand for Vidal Sassoon jeans. Duran finally invites Warren to New York for an audition, then brings him in to fill in some gaps on the Notorious album. Supermodel Christy Turlington booked for the photo on the Notorious album cover; John dates her briefly. Nick buys a Picasso on his American Express card. The video for the " Notorious " single is filmed; the dancing is choreographed by future starlet Paula Abdul.
Andy demos various unknown tracks. Top of the Pops airs Duran's lip-synch performance of " Notorious ". Nick, Simon and John interviewed on Madrid radio.
Notorious album released worldwide. The compilation album Absolute Music: 1 Belinda Carlisle - Belinda (Betamax) in Sweden, featuring " Notorious ".
Simon interviewed on Capital Radio UK. Bootlegged on The Video Archives: No. This performance and interview later featured in the documentary Three To Get Readyperforming outside on a studio set in front of a building. Rehearsals for the tour are held at a U. Navy airport hangar in New Belinda Carlisle - Belinda (Betamax). Andy is interviewed by William Hiroshi Hames in LA, for an unknown Japanese radio station segment or magazine article.
Notorious album peaks at 16 in Belinda Carlisle - Belinda (Betamax).
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