He wrote the script around the yacht scenes because one of Duran Duran's managers decided he wanted to yachting in Antigua, and since the band was already vacationing there, they went to them to shoot the video. If you had bother to read either one of the websites you mentioned, nowhere does it mention Tula in this video. No studio tricks are necessary to get that sound. Last Night In The City feat. The song was also played acoustically on the 2007 Ships and Dips Cruise. The song was the fourth, final, and title single lifted from the band's album , and was edited for its release. They reunited with director who had directed the for their first single, , and planned the release of a full length video album—eleven videos for the best songs off of the and Rio albums.
In Brackett, Nathan; Hoard, Christian eds. Last Night In The City feat. With Rio being a huge deal for the band, there was a documentary filmed in 2008 as a look back at the recording process as well as select studio performances. Archived from on 29 December 2013. Drives home the band's ample, inescapable hooks. Three decades later, still held the album in high regard.
Every part is thoughtful, considered, part of a greater whole. The recorded sound was then reversed to create the intro. Short segments show band members trying to live out their assorted daydreams, only to be teased, tormented, and made fools of by a body-painted vixen Reema Ruspoli. Australian Chart Book, St Ives, N. She only had a couple of scratches.
None of us had boats. Mastered by at Precision Lacquer. Mastered by Wally Traugott at. With this being a huge deal for the band and fans, there was a follow up documentary. You don't wear a silk Anthony Price suit on a boat with some painted chick running around. Do You Believe In Shame?. The original 's high point, and just as likely the band's as a whole, its fusion of style and substance ensures that even two decades after its release it remains as listenable and danceable as ever.
Initially only shown on and , released to the consumer market first with the 2010 reissue of. Duran Duran have sold over 100 million records. Includes bonus features of two additional songs as well as a behind the scenes documentary including interviews with band members. It was a comedy video. Australian Chart Book, St Ives, N. The music video shows Scherzinger performing in a pink dress in front of a crowd, with flowers appearing all around her as she sings on stage.
Archived from on 23 June 2006. Also, keyboard player Nick Rhodes made the sound at the beginning of the song by placing some metal rods on the strings of a grand piano, playing the instrument, then recording the sound backward. And I'd seen this girl working as a waitress in a cocktail bar. Retrieved 19 January 2019 — via American Radio History. Australian Chart Book 1970 - 1992. I remember thinking: 'Oh my God, that sea water, it's going to ruin all this silk.
Simon Le Bon loved it, climbing as far as he possibly could along the prow. And I just started writing on the back of a napkin about how she was, and that's what turned into the verse. Archived from on 21 February 2008. It peaked at 5 in the charts on 26 June 1982. It was issued worldwide in October 1982 and became a Top 10 hit in the , peaking at 9 on 11 December 1982. Rio launched permanent success for the band and massively growing fan base.
Menomonee Falls, Wisconsin: Record Research Inc. Archived from on 3 June 2009. Director Mulcahy originally planned a scene where the band members got chased off the island by people wielding guns, but didn't have enough film stock left to shoot this. Duran Duran has long been credited in the music industry with starting the practice of using fashion models in music videos, a practice which still continues today. This issue was finally corrected for later pressings of this release. Archived from on 25 October 2008.
The album was re-released in the United States in November 1982. The tenor saxophone solo was performed by , who has also worked with and amongst others. Retrieved 19 January 2019 — via Library and Archives Canada. Select Platinum in the Certification field. Yet again, mixes not labelled as such on the disc. New York: Grand Central Publishing.
The yacht in the music video was the. Rio wasn't a lifestyle, it was total fantasy. The company agreed, and brought Kershenbaum back to remix more songs from the album. Consider the reception - No. This reissue reached 185 on the. We were initially going to shoot the video for 'Rio' indoors and we'd had Antony Price make these beautiful suits for us. He always had an action man side.