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LIVE: Duran Duran

Duran Duran danced their way through Sleep Train Amphitheatre on Tuesday, Aug. 2 after Chic featuring Nile Rodgers opened.

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Duran Duran danced their way through Sleep Train Amphitheatre on Tuesday, Aug. 2.
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CHIC (featuring Nile Rodgers) opened the show.
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Duran Duran were all leather and poses.
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Vocalist Simon Le Bon still feels the passion.
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Despite being a touring guitarist, Dominic Brown fits right in with the band.
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Duran Duran were formed in Birmingham, England in 1978.
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Touring saxophonist Simon Willescroft shows he's got what it takes.
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Bassist John Taylor co-founded the band.
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In 1997, Taylor left Le Bon and the rest of the band to pursue his solo career.
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The band became popular partly because of the heavy rotation of their revolutionary music videos.
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And they're still going strong...visuals and all.
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The band is currently touring North America as part of their Paper Gods tour.
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Their set for the night started off fittingly with "Paper Gods" and "The Wild Boys"...
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Continuing with "Hungry Like the Wolf," "A View to a Kill," "Come Undone"...
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"Last Night in the City" and "What Are the Chances?"
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Nile Rodgers joined in on "Notorious" and "Pressure Off."
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The band continued with "Planet Earth," "Ordinary World," "I Don't Want Your Love" and four more songs after that.
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They ended the night with an encore that included "Save a Prayer" and "Rio."
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Chic started the night off with a bang.
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Chic was formed in 1976 by Nile Rodgers (left) and Bernard Edwards.
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Rodgers was thrust back into the pop spotlight with his Pharrell and Daft Punk collaboration on "Get Lucky."
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The band has a rolodex of past and current members.
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But one thing remains constant: the dancing.
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Not to mention the incredible talent.
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All in all, it was a night of '70s and '80s to remember.
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