Duran Duran have just announced a 14-date North American tour in support of their latest album, 2021’s critically accalimned Future Past. The trek sees the 2022 Rock Hall nominees kicking things off on August 19th in Welch, Minnesota’s Treasure Island Amphitheater will wrap over three nights — September 9th, 10th, and 11th — at L.A.’ s legendary Hollywood Bowl.
Old friend and frequent producer Nile Rodgers & Chic will serve as the opener in most cities. Public on sale is set for Friday, March 25th at 10 a.m. local venue time with the exception of Madison Square Garden (NY) and Footprint Center (AZ), which will go on sale at NOON local venue time.
Tune in tonight (March 16th) when the band appears on CBS’ The Late Late Show With James Corden. Check your local listings for stations and times.
JUST ANNOUNCED: Duran Duran with Nile Rodgers & Chic tour dates (subject to change):
August 19 – Welch, MN – Treasure Island Amphitheater
August 20 – Chicago, IL – United Center
August 22 – Toronto, ON – Budweiser Stage
August 23 – Washington, D.C. – Merriweather Post Pavilion
August 25 – New York, NY – Madison Square Garden
August 26 – Columbus, OH – WonderBus Music & Arts Festival (Duran Duran only)
August 30 – Fort Worth, TX – Dickies Arena
September 1, 3 – Las Vegas, NV – Wynn Las Vegas (Duran Duran only)
September 4 – San Francisco, CA – Chase Center
September 7 – Phoenix, AZ – Footprint Center
September 9, 10, 11 – Los Angeles, CA – Hollywood Bowl (Duran Duran only)
- Between 1983 and 1993, Duran Duran scored 15 Top 40 hits, including the Top 10’s — “Hungry Like The Wolf,” “Is There Something I Should Know,” “Union Of The Snake,” “New Moon On Monday,” “The Wild Boys,” “Notorious,” “I Don’t Want Your Love,” “Ordinary World,” and “Come Undone” — along with the chart-toppers, “The Reflex” and “A View To A Kill.”
- Duran Duran’s last album, 2015’s Paper Goods, was co-produced by Chic‘s Nile Rodgers, and peaked at Number 10 on the Billboard 200 album charts.
- Now streaming is the career-spanning documentaryDuran Duran: There’s Something You Should Know.
- The career-spanning doc features never-before-seen archival footage as well as intimate interviews with the original lineup, Simon Le Bon, John Taylor, Roger Taylor, and Nick Rhodes.
CHECK IT OUT: Duran Duran in 2017 performing “A View To A Kill” live in Japan: