A CHERRY LIPSTICK SPECIAL ISSUE:

THE WHOLE POWER STATION STORY,

IN THEIR OWN WORDS.

Part 1: 1981 - 1984

Evolution, creation, drugs and a lot of noise.  

Part 2: January - June 1985

The record is released, Duran try to carry on

and the tour is announced.

Part 3: July 1985 - 1997

Live Aid, the tour, Miami Vice, Arnie and

Living In Fear

All mood boards created for Cherry Lipstick

by @be_my_icon (The Paper Goddess)

PLUS!

Bonus 'Lost Treasure' - Notoriety

from the second Power Station album

References 

 

All references are as accurate as possible given the difficulties in sourcing all magazines.  Human error also plays a part.

AllMusic (unknown date), Riptide review

Andy (late 1984), unknown magazine,

Andy (1985f), The Face, ‘The Pop Dream Come True’, December 1985

Andy (1985h), Smash Hits, ‘Welcome to the Power Station’, February 1985

Andy (1985i), Record Mirror, ‘Talking 'bout my Generator’, March 16 1985

Andy (1985j), No 1 magazine, ‘Action Station’, March 30 1985

Andy (1985k), TV interview feature

Andy (1985m), unknown magazine

Andy (1985n), Guitarist magazine, May 1985

Andy (1985v), Smash Hits ‘What Are Duran Duran up to?’, June 1985

Andy (2002a), Ask Katy April 8 2002

Andy (2002b), Ask Katy August 9 2002

Andy (2009), Wild Boy, autobiography

 

Bernard (1985b), TV interview

Bernard (1985c), unknown magazine

Boy George (1985): TV interview

 

Phil Collins, Team Rock, 20 Oct 2016

Denis O’Regan, The Guardian, November 16 2003

Gary Kemp, Billboard 1 June 1985

 

The Independent, Bernard Edwards obituary, 26 April 1996

Island Records Robert Palmer biography (unknown dare, post-2003)

 

John (late 1984), unknown magazine

John (1985b), Just Seventeen, Ian Birch, October 23 1985

John (1985c), unknown magazine

John (1985d), unknown magazine, early 1985

John (1985e), unknown magazine, Kevin Koffler

John (1985g), No 1 magazine

John (1985h), Smash Hits, ‘Welcome to the Power Station’, February 1985

John (1985i), Record Mirror, ‘Talking 'bout my Generator’, March 16 1985

John (1985j), No 1 magazine, ‘Action Station’, March 30 1985

John (1985k), Just Seventeen, March 20 1985

John (1985o), TV interview (You Tube)

John (1985p), TV Interview

John (1985s), Z-100 Radio Show

John (1985t), MTV interview

John (1985u), Good Morning America interview 26 August 1985

John (1985v), Smash Hits ‘What Are Duran Duran up to?’ June 1985

John (1985w), Rolling Stone, May 1985

John (early 1986), You Tube

John (2002), Ask Katy, September 11 2002

John (2002b), Ask Katy, April 26 2002

John (2003a), Ask Katy, January 6 2003

John (2003b),  The Guardian, November 16 2003

John (2007), Ask Katy, June 20 2007

John (2010), Ask Katy, July 25 2010

John (2012), In The Pleasure Groove, autobiography

John (2012b),  AV Club, Will Harris, 31 July 2012

John (2015e), The Guardian 10 September 2015

John (2015d),: NME interview, 26 November 2015

‘Magazine’ (summer 1985): Gabrielle Sneddon-Pike, unknown magazine, “Power Mad”

Michael (1985p), TV Interview

Michael (1985u), Good Morning America interview 26 August 1985

Michael (1986), Observer Reporter, 5 October 1986

Michael (2014), Mojo magazine, August 2014

Michael (2015), Music Radar April 13, 2015

Michael (2018), Cherry Lipstick interview, 26 February 2018

 

Rolling Stone, Parke Puterbaugh, May 1985

 

Nick (1985a), What Keyboard?, ‘A View to a Keyboard’, 1985

Nick (1985b), Smash Hits, 23 October 1985

Nick (2003), Ask Katy April 21 2003

 

Nick (2009), Ask Katy March 23 2009

Nile Rogers, the Guardian, 16 November 2003

No 1 magazine, Get It On review, March 1985

 

Peter Martin, the Guardian, 16 November 2003

The Quietus, ‘Coke & Wet: The Power Station Versus Arcadia’, Simon Price, March 26th, 2015

Robert (1985i), Record Mirror, ‘Talking 'bout my generator’, March 16 1985

Robert (1985j), No 1 magazine, ‘Action Station’, March 30 1985

Robert (1985s), Z-100 Radio Station

Robert (1985t), MTV interview

Robert (1985w), Rolling Stone May 1985

Robert (1986), No 1 magazine, 1986 in retrospective You Tube doc

Roger (1985), Smash Hits, 28 August 1985

Roger (2002), Ask Katy June 26 2002

Roger (2002b), Ask Katy March 4 2002b

Roger (2008), Q magazine February 2008

Simon (1985a), Smash Hits, 28 August 1985

Simon (1985b), Smash Hits, 23 October 1985

Simon (2015e), The Guardian, 10 September 2015

 

Sonic Scoop,  David Weiss, August 19 2017

Smash Hits (1985a), Power Station album review, 28 March 1985

Smash Hits (1985b), Ritz live review, Suzan Colon, June 1985

Smash Hits (1985c), Live Aid, July 1985

 

Tony (1985i), Record Mirror, ‘Talking 'bout my Generator’, March 16 1985i

Tony (1985u), ‘Good Morning America’ interview, 26 August 1985

Tony (2002), Modern Drummer

And thanks also to:

 

http://duranduran.wikia.com/wiki/Power_Station

http://durancompilations.com/medazzaland.html

© 2017 by JR Kiss should have been created with squarespace but didn't work so used this insead ! Thanks wix !