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Nick Rhodes

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Nick Rhodes (born Nicholas James Bates; 8 June 1962) is an English musician, singer and producer, best known as a founding member and keyboardist of the new wave band Duran Duran. [1]

60 relations: A View to a Kill (song), Analog synthesizer, Andrew Wyatt, Andy Warhol, Arcadia (band), Billboard (magazine), Birmingham, Blondie (band), Burke's Peerage, Chelsea, London, Come Undone (Duran Duran song), Crumar, Depeche Mode, Duran Duran, International Lover, John Taylor (bass guitarist), Kajagoogoo, Keyboard instrument, London Evening Standard, Mark Ronson, Masturbation, Matthew Chojnacki, Medazzaland, Moseley, Music industry, New wave music, Only After Dark (album), Ordinary World, Personal Jesus, Pop music, Pop rock, Pop Trash, Remixes 2: 81–11, Rhodes piano, Rio (Duran Duran album), Riviera F, Roger Taylor (Duran Duran drummer), Rum Runner (nightclub), Sampler (musical instrument), Save a Prayer, Simon Le Bon, Singing, Single (music), So Red the Rose, South Park: Bigger, Longer & Uncut, Stephen Duffy, Synth-pop, The Dandy Warhols, The Devils (band), The Factory, ..., The Power Station (band), TV Mania, University of Bedfordshire, Warren Cuccurullo, Welcome to the Monkey House (album), West Midlands (county), Woodrush High School, Worcestershire, Wythall, Younkers. Expand index (10 more) »

A View to a Kill (song)

"A View to a Kill" is the thirteenth single by the English new wave and synthpop band Duran Duran, released on 6 May 1985.

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Analog synthesizer

An analog (or analogue) synthesizer is a synthesizer that uses analog circuits and analog signals to generate sound electronically.

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Andrew Wyatt

Andrew Wyatt Blakemore, known as Andrew Wyatt, is an American musician, songwriter and record producer.

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Andy Warhol

Andy Warhol (born Andrew Warhola; August 6, 1928 – February 22, 1987) was an American artist, director and producer who was a leading figure in the visual art movement known as pop art.

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Arcadia (band)

Arcadia were a new wave British group formed in 1985 by Simon Le Bon, Nick Rhodes, and Roger Taylor of Duran Duran as a side project during a break in that band's schedule.

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Billboard (magazine)

Billboard (styled as billboard) is an American entertainment media brand owned by the Billboard-Hollywood Reporter Media Group, a division of Eldridge Industries.

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Birmingham is a city and metropolitan borough in the West Midlands, England, with an estimated population of 1,101,360, making it the second most populous city of England and the United Kingdom.

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Blondie (band)

Blondie is an American rock band founded by singer Debbie Harry and guitarist Chris Stein.

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Burke's Peerage

Burke's Peerage Limited is a British genealogical publisher founded in 1826, when Irish genealogist John Burke began releasing books devoted to the ancestry and heraldry of the peerage, baronetage, knightage and landed gentry of the United Kingdom.

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Chelsea, London

Chelsea is an affluent area of South West London, bounded to the south by the River Thames.

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Come Undone (Duran Duran song)

"Come Undone" is a song by British band Duran Duran.

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Crumar was an Italian electronic musical instrument manufacturer established by Mario Crucianelli in the 1970s, which manufactured synthesizers and keyboards during the 70s and 80s.

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Depeche Mode

Depeche Mode are an English electronic band formed in Basildon, Essex in 1980.

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Duran Duran

Duran Duran are an English new wave and synthpop band formed in Birmingham in 1978.

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International Lover

"International Lover" is a song by American musician Prince from the album 1999.

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John Taylor (bass guitarist)

Nigel John Taylor (born 20 June 1960) is an English musician, singer, songwriter, producer and actor, who is best known as the bass guitarist and founding member of new wave band Duran Duran.

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Kajagoogoo are a British new wave band, best known for their hit single "Too Shy", which reached No. 1 in the UK Singles Chart, and the Top 10 in numerous other countries.

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Keyboard instrument

A keyboard instrument is a musical instrument played using a keyboard, a row of levers which are pressed by the fingers.

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London Evening Standard

The London Evening Standard (or simply Evening Standard) is a local, free daily newspaper, published Monday to Friday in tabloid format in London.

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Mark Ronson

Mark Daniel Ronson (born 4 September 1975) is an English musician, DJ, singer, songwriter, and record producer.

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Masturbation is the sexual stimulation of one's own genitals for sexual arousal or other sexual pleasure, usually to the point of orgasm.

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Matthew Chojnacki

Matthew Chojnacki (born January 4, 1975), is an American writer on film and music.

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Medazzaland is the ninth studio album by British pop rock group Duran Duran.

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Moseley is a suburb of south Birmingham, England, 3 miles (4.8 km) south of the city centre.

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Music industry

The music industry consists of the companies and individuals that earn money by creating new songs and pieces and selling live concerts and shows, audio and video recordings, compositions and sheet music, and the organizations and associations that aid and represent music creators.

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New wave music

New wave is a genre of rock music popular in the late 1970s and the 1980s with ties to mid-1970s punk rock.

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Only After Dark (album)

"Only After Dark" is a compilation album that was compiled by Nick Rhodes and John Taylor from Duran Duran, and recreates a night at Birmingham's Rum Runner nightclub, during the post punk days of the late 70s/early 80s when a new sound of glam/punk/electronica started to crystallize.

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Ordinary World

"Ordinary World" is the first single from Duran Duran's self-titled 1993 album, commonly known as The Wedding Album.

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Personal Jesus

"Personal Jesus" is a song by the English electronic band Depeche Mode, released on 28 August 1989 as the lead single from their seventh album, Violator (1990).

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Pop music

Pop music is a genre of popular music that originated in its modern form in the United States and United Kingdom during the mid-1950s.

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Pop rock

Pop rock (also typeset as pop/rock) is rock music with a greater emphasis on professional songwriting and recording craft, and less emphasis on attitude.

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Pop Trash

Pop Trash is Duran Duran's 10th studio album, released in 2000.

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Remixes 2: 81–11

Remixes 2: 81–11 is a remix compilation album by English electronic music band Depeche Mode, released on 6 June 2011 by Mute Records.

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Rhodes piano

The Rhodes piano (also known as the Fender Rhodes piano or simply Fender Rhodes or Rhodes) is an electric piano invented by Harold Rhodes, which became particularly popular throughout the 1970s.

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Rio (Duran Duran album)

Rio is the second studio album by English new wave/synthpop band Duran Duran, originally released worldwide on 10 May 1982.

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Riviera F

Riviera F is an electropop band created in London, United Kingdom.

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Roger Taylor (Duran Duran drummer)

Roger Andrew Taylor (born 26 April 1960) is an English musician, best known as the drummer of the new wave music band Duran Duran from their inception until 1985, and again from 2001 onwards.

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Rum Runner (nightclub)

The Rum Runner was a nightclub on Broad Street, Birmingham.

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Sampler (musical instrument)

A sampler is an electronic or digital musical instrument similar in some respects to a synthesizer, but instead of generating new sounds with filters, it uses sound recordings (or "samples") of real instrument sounds (e.g., a piano, violin or trumpet), excerpts from recorded songs (e.g., a five-second bass guitar riff from a funk song) or other sounds (e.g., sirens and ocean waves).

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Save a Prayer

"Save a Prayer" is the sixth single by the English new wave band Duran Duran, released on 9 August 1982.

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Simon Le Bon

Simon John Charles Le Bon (born 27 October 1958) is an English musician, singer, songwriter and lyricist, best known as the lead singer and lyricist of the band Duran Duran and its offshoot, Arcadia.

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Singing is the act of producing musical sounds with the voice and augments regular speech by the use of sustained tonality, rhythm, and a variety of vocal techniques.

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Single (music)

In music, a single, record single or music single is a type of release, typically a song recording of fewer tracks than an LP record, an album or an EP record.

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So Red the Rose

So Red the Rose is the platinum-selling album by the Duran Duran-spinoff group Arcadia, which was released in 1985 — the only album the band ever released.

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South Park: Bigger, Longer & Uncut

South Park: Bigger, Longer & Uncut is a 1999 American adult animated musical comedy film based on the Comedy Central animated television series South Park.

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Stephen Duffy

Stephen Anthony James Duffy (born 30 May 1960 in Alum Rock, Birmingham, England) is an English musician, singer and songwriter.

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Synth-pop (short for synthesizer pop; also called techno-pop) is a subgenre of new wave music that first became prominent in the late 1970s and features the synthesizer as the dominant musical instrument.

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The Dandy Warhols

The Dandy Warhols are an American alternative rock band, formed in Portland, Oregon in 1994 by singer-guitarist Courtney Taylor-Taylor and guitarist Peter Holmström.

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The Devils (band)

The Devils is the name of an English electronic pop band, formed by Nick Rhodes and Stephen Duffy.

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The Factory

The Factory was Andy Warhol's New York City studio, which had three different locations between 1962 and 1984.

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The Power Station (band)

The Power Station was a 1980s supergroup made up of singer Robert Palmer, former Chic drummer Tony Thompson, and Duran Duran members John Taylor (bass) and Andy Taylor (guitar).

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TV Mania

TV Mania was a British-American electronic band founded in 1995 that consisted of keyboardist Nick Rhodes and guitarist Warren Cuccurullo (both of Duran Duran), long-time Duran Duran keyboard tech and collaborator Mark Tinley (a.k.a. Mark Ty-Wharton) and producer/multi-instrumentalist Anthony J. Resta.

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University of Bedfordshire

The University of Bedfordshire is a public university situated in Bedfordshire and Buckinghamshire, England.

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Warren Cuccurullo

Warren Bruce Cuccurullo (born December 8, 1956 in Brooklyn, New York) is an American musician, singer, songwriter and former body builder who first worked with Frank Zappa during the 1970s.

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Welcome to the Monkey House (album)

Welcome to the Monkey House is the fourth studio album by American alternative rock band The Dandy Warhols.

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West Midlands (county)

The West Midlands is a metropolitan county and city region in western-central England with a 2014 estimated population of 2,808,356, making it the second most populous county in England.

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Woodrush High School

Woodrush High School is a mixed secondary school and sixth form located in Wythall in the English county of Worcestershire.

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Worcestershire (written abbreviation: Worcs) is a county in the West Midlands of England.

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Wythall is a village and civil parish in the Bromsgrove District, in the north-east corner of the county of Worcestershire, England.

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Younkers Inc. is an American department store chain founded as a family-run dry goods business in 1856 in Keokuk, Iowa.

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