Whilst browsing the WS FM website I came across a slideshow of photos of Duran Duran’s recent Sydney concerts. I don’t know about you but I know how old I am and Simon, John, Roger etc are older than me. With that in mind, I wasn’t going to click on the link to see how the boys have been ravaged by time, I enjoyed them too much as pretty boys in the day. What I DID click on was a link to another slide show of Duran Duran in their hey day, much nicer….
Here it is – with a severe mullet warning, suits without shirts, abuses against Speedos, the evidence of hairspray use at ozone depleting levels and a pants without socks alert! Also, the first photo shows more blokes who aren’t members of Duran Duran than are. As well as John Taylor looking like a bit like a refugee from Twilight in Colonel Sanders-esque suit, there’s a very young Roger Taylor (Queen, no relation), Gary Kemp (of Spandau Ballet) and someone pictured side on who looks vaguely familiar –