Let's face it, Duran Duran have made a LOT of albums over a LONG period of time and, well, they don't all get played so often....

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The Cherry Lipstick

5* Album Reviews

The story of Duran Duran through their music.  A new retrospective review of every album written by the Cherry Lipstick team.

Plus Arcadia review and more!

14/15 reviews completed

Fanzine Week

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Our unique print-out-and-keep 'issues' of Cherry Lipstick. 

The Simon le Bon Diaries

Newly discovered, here is the 'true' story of Duran Duran.

Concert Reviews

Re-live shows from all the years.

Around the World in 40 Shows

Showcasing 40 special concerts from Duran's career

             Lost Treasures... Forgotten Horrors...

The songs you've forgotten - both good and bad.

The Power Station

The whole story - in their own words

 

EARLY DURAN 1972-1980

Our amazing 44-page fanzine tells the story of the band in their own words.

The Cherry Lipstick Fans' Poll

Latest poll on Facebook and Twitter

The Cherry Lipstick

Jukebox

A few of our favourite things

Cherry Lipstick

Back Issues 1993-2001

 

Every back issue... nearly. 

Read where it all began.

Plus:  The best of those issues

October 28, 2019

Is anybody really hungry for this song? You should be.

February 7, 2018

Meet el Presidente gets played after 8 years... My Own Way goes out... Headlines in tomorrow's papers

November 23, 2017

40 Duran concerts to celebrate 40 amazing years. Part 1: 1979-1983

November 12, 2017

It's March 1982 and Simon is not getting on with his bandmates...

October 3, 2017

The Le Bon-to-English translation dictionary is here

August 6, 2017

Duran's sex-religion-death triptych is finally questioned

June 13, 2017

Touchable! Cherry Lipstick gets its hands on Rio

May 11, 2017

Melody Maker 15 May 1982

April 26, 2017

John's poetry skills are put to the test

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 Credits: 
 Website design: J.R. Kiss (2017) 
 Volume 3 'Lipstick' design: Inessa Wilson (2017)  
 'Cherry Lipstick' logo words: Anita Eve Perez (2017) 
 'Cherry Lipstick mood board' for Fanzine Week 3: The Paper Goddess (2018) 
 Volume 1 and 2 'Cherry Lipstick' logo: Marisa McCall (1994)  

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