Thanks for an awesome JACK'S 9TH SHOW! Check out these Photos from the show. 

Duran Duran Preps New Album Wit…Amy Winehouse’s Producer?

View Comments

cbsduranduran Duran Duran Preps New Album Wit...Amy Winehouses Producer?

Three years ago, [lastfm]Duran Duran[/lastfm] released Red Carpet Massacre, which ended up being one of the group’s lowest-selling albums ever. For its 2010 comeback, though, they boys from Birmingham have lined up a super-producer to help.

Find out who it is after the jump.

[pullquote quote="Duran Duran is my first musical obsession." credit="Producer Mark Ronson"]

It’s none other than [lastfm]Mark Ronson[/lastfm], who’s produced Lily Allen & Amy Winehouse’s wildly successful albums.

“[lastfm]Duran Duran[/lastfm] is my first musical obsession,” said Ronson, who is best known as the producer behind chart-toppers like[lastfm]Lily Allen[/lastfm] and [lastfm]Amy Winehouse[/lastfm]. “There was a dude that cut the hair of all the kids at school, and I actually went with a picture of ([lastfm]Duran Duran[/lastfm] bassist) John Taylor in all his coiffed glory and had the nerve to ask for it like that.  I love that band.”

It’s not the first time that the British pop superstars have worked with a man-of-the-moment producer; much of Red Carpet Massacre was produced by hitmaker [lastfm]Timbaland[/lastfm].

Meanwhile, Ronson loves horn sections, as his instrumental cover of [lastfm]Coldplay[/lastfm]‘s  “God Put a Smile On Your Face” from his solo album Version would indicate:

Do you think this is a match made in heaven? Or will it do nothing but remind people of just how good “Rio” is? Sound off below!

[Souce: The Guardian]

View Comments
blog comments powered by Disqus
Follow

Get every new post delivered to your Inbox.

Join 369 other followers