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'Paper Gods' by Duran Duran: EW review

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Stephanie Pistel

Paper Gods

type:
Music
Current Status:
In Season
release date:
09/11/15
performer:
Duran Duran
music label:
11442
genre:
POP

We gave it a B-

All You Need Is Now, Duran Duran’s previous album, was a gloriously glammy return to form, but Paper Gods leans too heavily on robo-disco froth. They should have stuck to slow dances: The sweetly swooping “What Are the Chances?” is among the best ballads of the new-wave survivors’ long career. B–