As one of the few bands to survive the 1980s, Duran Duran comes across like the
stone pillars of a lost generation -- a bit worn but with enough gilt left to remind us of the best
moments of those years. On its latest release, Medazzaland, the band -- now down to two of its
original members -- shows that although its bright New Romantic colors have faded, it's still
capable of occasional brilliance...