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Modern Heroes
Modern Heroes duran duran
compilation album
Released 1982
Recorded various
Genre Pop, Electronic, Rock
Length 20 tracks
Label TV Records
Compiled by Nigel Mason
Compiled by
(Production Assistant)
Maxine Sullivan
featuring Duran Duran

Modern Heroes is a compilation cassette album featuring Duran Duran, released by TV Records in 1982.

About the album[]

The album is a collection of early New Wave songs by various artists. The compilation includes Fashion, a group Roger Taylor saw at Barbarella's in Birmingham with support act Duran Duran shortly before he joined Duran.

Also featured is Talk Talk who were produced by Colin Thurston in the early 1980s. Band member Mark Hollis was an opening act on various Duran Duran Careless Memories Tour shows in 1981.

Track listing[]

TVC 1[]

Side one[]

  1. "Hungry Like The Wolf" - Duran Duran
  2. "Don't Go" - Yazoo
  3. "Cantonese Boy" - Japan
  4. "Love Shadow" - Fashion
  5. "Hanging Garden" - The Cure
  6. "Today" - Talk Talk
  7. "I Melt With You" - Modern English
  8. "African And White" - China Crisis
  9. "Don't Run Away From Here" - Strange Arrangement
  10. "I Wan't Candy" - Bow Wow Wow

Side two[]

  1. "Hard Times" - Human League
  2. "Bamboo Houses" - David Sylvian / Riuchi Sakamoto
  3. "Leave In Silence" - Depeche Mode
  4. "Promised You A Miracle" - Simple Minds
  5. "Windpower" - Thomas Dolby
  6. "Space Age Love Song" - Flock of Seagulls
  7. "Made In Japan" - Nancy Nova
  8. "Spirit" - Bauhaus
  9. "Sensitive" - Mick Karn
  10. "Big Bean" - Pigbag