May 1, 2008 14:06

Mark Ronson to collaborate with Duran Duran

Acts will come together for Paris gig

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Mark Ronson is set to team up with Duran Duran for a live performance in Paris.

The two acts will play reworked versions of the band's songs as well as track from Duran Duran's recent 'Red Carpet Massacre' album.

According to a statement: "(They) have already started planning this collaboration with regular conversations from the road, that Mark is now following up on with time spent in the studio."

The event, the Smirnoff Experience Paris, will take place on July 2 at La Cigale.

Ronson will also play a solo show at the event, which will feature Duran Duran's Simon Le Bon as one of the producer's guest vocalists.

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