Duran Duran Washington DC Tickets
With the first British invasion of the US dominated music industry being heralded by The Beatles, the charge of the second wave of the British Invasion was lead by the likes of The Police and Duran Duran. With the launch of the generation defining channel MTV at the onset of the 1980s being their golden chariot, the star of Duran Duran has been shining for over three decades.
Progeny of the punk music inspirational legacy of David Bowie and Roxy Music, the post-punk quartet Duran Duran was born in an alliance of schoolmates Nick Rhodes on keyboards and John Taylor on guitar being later strengthened by Simon Colley on Bass Stephen Duffy doing lead vocals.
Enjoying an early rise in fame by winning hearts all across England’s growing romantic circuit, Duran Duran entered into the mass consciousness of the MTV generation through their risqué videos of "Girls on Film" and "The Chauffer" and the chic and stylish ones of "Hungry Like the Wolf" and "Save a Prayer". The videos also earned the band their Grammy wins and defined their avant-garde persona.
Enjoying considerable prominence in the early eighties followed by a decline in success as the decade winded down, Duran Duran reasserted themselves in the nineties with hits such as Ordinary World" and "Come Undone" from Duran Duran [The Wedding Album]. The band matched their two 80s Grammys with a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame and paired their 1985 Brit Award with another in 2004.
So book your Duran Duran Washington DC tickets now for a date with some fashionably melodious mates.