Band set for March 7 show in capital

Duran Duran have announced details of a new London show set to take place ahead of their 2011 UK arena tour.

The band will headline the O2 Shepherd’s Bush Empire on March 7.

The 2,000-capacity show will come two months before the band’s 11-date arena tour. The tour kicks off in Newcastle on May 18.

Tickets for the London show go on sale on Friday (February 25) at 9am (GMT).

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