Duran Duran delivered a top-notch musical performance, particularly for their vintage. Whilst not as brilliant as the V-Fest set they showed the Sandalford crowd they still have the moves.
80s pop superstars Duran Duran return to Adelaide, looking and sounding as relevant as ever and keep a packed Entertainment Centre on their feet with over thirty years worth of hit material.
Pinky came across as instantly likeable, joking with and engaging the crowd; he showed he was a well seasoned front man, even though at times battling with his keyboard like a grandpa trying to figure out a computer.
After twenty or so years Duran Duran return to Australia as a part of the V-Festival not forgetting the big side show in Adelaide.
Queens of the Stone Age, Jesus and Mary Chain and Smashing Pumpkins rock the final V Festival for 2008.
V Festival wrapped up in Perth on Sunday and not only were the bands showing signs of wear, but the sound guys clearly napped throughout the entire day.
The V Festival visited Sydney with standout sets from Queens Of The Stone Age and The Jesus and Mary Chain. As for crowd, they were so well-behaved the cops were at a loss for things to do...
Duran Duran will kick off their Red Carpet Massacre World Tour in Australia this April as they launch into a series of headlining gigs to accompany their V Festival appearances.
Following yesterday's unconfirmed information that showed its face on the net regarding sideshows for V Festival, FL now has the official word from the good people at *Coppel* and we can confirm the official dates for all of the shows.
With Smashing Pumpkins and QOTSA headlining, V Festival was already shaping up to be one of the must see events on the musical calendar - the second round artist announcement which includes indie faves Modest Mouse makes buying a ticket imperative.
The annual Garage 2 V battle of the bands competition is heating up by the minute. The initiative, run by Virgin Mobile, in conjunction with FasterLouder.com.au and V Festival, today announced the panel of judges.
With acts like Smashing Pumpkins and QOTSA headlining the bill, the 2008 V Festival is certain to sell out fast! Don't miss out on your tickets to next year's must see festival event. Buy your V Fest tickets here!