DURAN: Planet Earth’s
ULTIMATE tribute show to
DURAN DURAN! Band Bio
For the last 2 decades, award winning and international touring act DURAN have maintained their reputation as one of the most respected and authentic sounding Duran Duran tribute acts on Planet Earth!
Amassing an impressive client list including Butlins, Pontins, Warner Leisure Breaks, Chicago Rock Cafe, Grosvenor and Genting Casinos, summer 2019 saw a true return to force for DURAN on the festival circuit, playing 12 Fake Festival shows to add to previous festival appearances at Glastonbudget and Tribfest. Other highlights of 2019 included headlining the Forever Stage at the prestigious Rewind South festival, as well as performing another 100 minute set in Malta for their Independence Day celebrations, televised live to the islands 500,000 population and streamed globally! DURAN have also previously featured on ITV and BBC Radio.
Performing 2 hours of greatest hits and fan favourites, DURAN pride themselves on the faithful reproduction of the music and sounds that Duran Duran have wowed a global audience with throughout their 40 year career.
The repertoire encompasses the band’s earliest hits of the 80’s - Planet Earth, Girls On Film, Hungry Like The Wolf, Rio and The Wild Boys – together with their Ivor Novello award-winning 90’s comeback single, Ordinary World, and tracks from their critically acclaimed 2015 album, Paper Gods, where Duran Duran were reunited with former producer and friend, Nile Rodgers, and with Mark Ronson.
Not only do DURAN authentically reproduce the sounds and music of this influential global act, but as importantly they deliver the showmanship, raw energy and charisma of Birmingham’s original ‘Fab 5’, and it’s this attention to detail that sets DURAN apart from the rest!
This popular tribute band continues to secure shows at venues new and old, taking their rock- solid show the length and breadth of the UK...and beyond!!!...pleasing the most fanatical of Duranies and music lovers of all ages, winning new friends along the way with their energetic show that pays noteworthy homage to the timeless classics of Duran Duran, the Wild Boys of pop rock!
So for the ultimate live tribute experience to Duran Duran look no further! DURAN will soon be landing at a venue or festival near to you, right here on Planet Earth!
Darran Guy - Keys
Luke Underwood - Drums Mark Baker - Bass
Paul Stanton - Guitar Pete Wood - Frontman