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BLUESAmericana & Beyond: Chatting with Keb' Mo', Richie Kotzen, Ishmael Herring and Warren Cuccurullo

Mike Ragogna | Posted 09.04.2014 | Entertainment
Mike Ragogna

Keb' Mo': "The biggest difference on this one was our first recording of it. It was completely upside down, which I think is actually right side up. I started with the vocals. I recorded the vocals first, with nothing on it."

The Best Singles of the 1990s That Missed the Top 50, Part 1

Xaque Gruber | Posted 08.29.2014 | Entertainment
Xaque Gruber

Today, many of these tracks have fallen into obscurity, but they deserve another listen, as they still sound incredible. In alphabetical order, here are my picks for the 90's best singles that missed the Top 50 (with accompanying video links).

Duran Duran Sues Their Own Fan Club

www.newser.com | Posted 07.25.2014 | Entertainment

The relationship between Duran Duran and one of its major fan clubs has officially come undone: The pop group that crooned such iconic ‘80s hits as ...

A Dad's Prom Checklist

Greg Schwem | Posted 06.24.2014 | Comedy
Greg Schwem

Hours before the doorbell rang, one of my Spotify "Hits of the '80s" playlists purred through our home speakers until my daughter yelled from the bathroom, "Dad, what ARE you listening to?" Jeez, what's wrong with a little Duran Duran to set the mood? Apparently everything.

7 Reasons to Revisit the Crazy 1980s in Mad World

Kristi York Wooten | Posted 06.16.2014 | Books
Kristi York Wooten

Many tomes about Rock and Roll exist, but Mad World is one of the first to give artists from the 1980s another day in the sun: the interviews in the book are priceless.

Pop Music Could Use Another Decade as 'Gay' as the '80s

Jeremy Helligar | Posted 06.09.2014 | Gay Voices
Jeremy Helligar

The new-wave acts of the early '80s represent everything that mainstream pop acts aren't so free to be today. Imagine One Direction hitting the stage dressed like Kajagoogoo. Would teenage girls still go wild? Would Taylor Swift have dated one of them?

This Twitter Account Has The Ultimate Throwback Thursdays

The Huffington Post | Megan Mayer | Posted 03.29.2014 | Style

We found our new favorite Twitter account. Okay, our favorite after Chrissy Teigen's. History in Pictures is an account we came across this week, ...

Everything I Know About British People

Carol Hartsell | Posted 12.08.2013 | Comedy
Carol Hartsell

Ever since I was old enough to have self-deprecating thoughts, I've been aware of one fundamental truth: British people are better than me. They've got cooler accents, more interesting hair, come naturally dressed in layers, and they're both funnier and more miserable than anyone has a right to be.

Nine Rock Songs That Should Have Been Sung by Somebody Else

John K. Herr | Posted 10.11.2013 | Entertainment
John K. Herr

Who killed rock-n-roll? The question will keep forensic scientists busy until Axl Rose is cloned and does it right this time.

Beyoncé and Friends Rock the Sound of Change Concert: Global Women's Charities Benefit Directly Via Catapult

Gregory Weinkauf | Posted 08.02.2013 | Entertainment
Gregory Weinkauf

Capped off by a hit-laden set from Chime for Change co-founder and Artistic Director, Beyoncé Knowles-Carter (which saw her joined onstage for "Crazy in Love" by her husband, Jay-Z), the list of performers and presenters just might blow your mind a little.

My First Love Was a Sexual Predator

Angelica V. Hernandez, Ph.D. | Posted 05.18.2013 | Crime
Angelica V. Hernandez, Ph.D.

I noticed him leaning up against the door jamb as I entered the kitchen. He was tall, wore a white t-shirt and Levis and had his left ear pierced. He told me it was his 29th birthday. After a guessing game of how old I was, I revealed that I was 13.

TAZER UP! Jack Hues from Wang Chung on Music, the '80s & Their New Recording

Kurt Ellenberger | Posted 04.19.2013 | Arts
Kurt Ellenberger

One half of Wang Chung discusses being "abducted by the '80s," teaching composition at a University, writing the music for a 1980s crime drama, leading a jazz quartet and, of course, the new album, Tazer Up!

Kia Makarechi

Duran Duran Founder's Lost Side Project Revealed

HuffingtonPost.com | Kia Makarechi | Posted 02.08.2013 | Entertainment

Duran Duran's Nick Rhodes might not be up on your favorite new DJ or band, but he's OK with that. "Now I think I'm fairly discerning with what I l...

Being JT: Duran Duran's John Taylor Lays It All Out in New Memoir

Christian Josi | Posted 12.14.2012 | Books
Christian Josi

Here's a confession for you: I am a total Durannie. Old-school, hardcore. I've been obsessed with Duran Duran since before it was remotely OK for a male to say so.

Legendary Giveback: A Conversation With Seth Avett, Plus Chats with Duran Duran's Roger Taylor and Mary Frisbie Wood and More

Mike Ragogna | Posted 12.01.2012 | Entertainment
Mike Ragogna

The song "Suspicious" is about having suspicions about your lover cheating on you, about having that feeling you can't quite put your finger on, but you know it's happening. Oh, and it's happening alright... it's happening.

Illness Causes Duran Duran To Cancel More Shows

AP | Posted 10.29.2012 | Entertainment

PITTSBURGH — Duran Duran is canceling several concerts because of the illness of keyboard player Nick Rhodes. The band had already called off c...

Duran Duran Cancels Show Over Illness

AP | WAYNE PARRY | Posted 10.26.2012 | Entertainment

ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. — The illness of keyboardist Nick Rhodes forced the last-minute cancellation of rock group Duran Duran's Saturday night conc...

How Duran Duran Members Avoided Sleeping With Minors

The Huffington Post | Posted 07.15.2012 | Celebrity

Duran Duran's John Taylor has put his wild partying days into words in his new autobiography, "In The Pleasure Groove." From the sound of it, those ye...

In the Time of Gods: A Conversation With Dar Williams, Plus Chatting With The Sweet's Andy Scott and Steve Barton

Mike Ragogna | Posted 08.10.2012 | Entertainment
Mike Ragogna

"Time is about appreciating having all this ability to sort of capture the eternity of a moment, but then knowing that you're going to have to let it go at some point. Winter will come."

Remember This?

Mike Ryan | Posted 08.06.2012 | Entertainment
Mike Ryan

"Remember This?" is a new feature on Huffington Post Entertainment where a member of our staff takes a subject from the world of entertainment that hasn't been discussed in some time and brings it back to the forefront. Leading off, Mike Ryan writes about Duran Duran's third album, Seven and the Ragged Tiger.

LISTEN: Songs From 'Glee's' Spring Premiere

Posted 04.06.2012 | TV

The wait is almost over, Gleeks! "Glee" returns with new episodes starting Tues., April 10 at 8 p.m. ET with the spring premiere, entitled "Big Brothe...

Matt Bomer Talks 'Glee': Who He's Kissing, What He's Singing & More!

Posted 03.29.2012 | TV

If "Glee" fans think Blaine Anderson (Darren Criss) is a total catch, wait until they meet his older brother Cooper, played by "White Collar" star Mat...

FIRST LOOK: 'White Collar' Hunk Heats Up 'Glee'

Posted 03.27.2012 | TV

New Directions is almost ready for its comeback. The "Glee" crew will be returning to Fox on Tues., April 10 at 8 p.m. for the first time since the sh...

WATCH: Supermodels Roleplaying As Duran Duran

The Huffington Post | Jessica Misener | Posted 01.08.2012 | Style

Naomi Campbell, Helena Christensen, Yasmin Le Bon, Cindy Crawford, and Eva Herzigova role-playing as different Duran Duran band members? It's more tha...

WATCH: Supermodels Dance For Duran Duran

The Huffington Post | Sarah Leon | Posted 10.11.2012 | Style

For Duran Duran's latest hit, "Girl Panic" they recruited some of the finest girls in the business for the music video. Supers Naomi Campbell, Cindy C...