Latest magazine coverage


Oct 2011

Interview and photos (3 pages)

Vive Le Rock

Issue 114 Oct 2011

Interview and photos (4 pages)

Guitar & Bass

Oct 2011 issue

Vol 23 #01

(6 page article with super rare photos)

Now Dig This August 2011
issue # 341

Twangin' With The
Guitar Man - Duane
Eddy in London

Ian Wallis reviews
Duane's 100 Club gig

Guitarist Summer 2011 issue
Duane answers 10 questions
Total Guitar July 2011
Learn how to play "Peter Gunn"
Maverick magazine August 2011 issue has 4 page interview with Duane
New interview in "Pipeline" Summer 2011 Pipeline magazine #86 has a five page interview with Duane by Robert Silverstein.

July Harmon Kardon advert in 'Top Gear' magazine

Three page advert featuring Duane, Land Rover & Harman Kardon

Video (Twango) on youtube here

2011 news July-December 2011

Duane on Chicago WGN720

Steve & Johnnie finish their 25 year stint on WGN on Friday night 9 December and Duane made a guest appearance Wednesday 7 December. Catch the interview in the members area here


Duane on UK TV & radio over Christmas holiday season

'A Thunder of Drums' TCM 7,8 December & 4,5,8 January 2012

In Conversation Vintage 11 December

Edith Bowman's Album Show BBC Radio Scotland 25 December


'Road Trip' available in US

'Road Trip' available as a download (mp3) in US from Amazon and itunes from 13 December

Twangsville #95

Now available to download in the members area

'Road Trip' in magazines top listings for 2011

January 2012 issue of Mojo magazine(#218) has Duane's 'Road Trip' number 37 in their 50 best albums of 2011. Guitar & Bass January 2012 issue list album in their Top 20 for 2011


Duane Eddy 'Rebel Walk' on UK TV

BBC advertised forthcoming episodes of 'Eastenders' (UK soap) featuring Duane's 'Rebel Walk' from 'The Twangs The Thang' album. It was also the b side to 'Because They're Young'.

'Grease 2' has also been shown on UK Sky several times recently and it's the early print that also featured 'Rebel Walk'

Duane Eddy Vintage TV clip

A special clip from Duane In Conversation received from Vintage TV - to be shown at next convention

Duane at 'Loveless Barn' Nashville

Duane appeared on Music City Roots at the 'Loveless Barn' in Nashville on Wednesday 16 November in a 2½ hour show as part of a Tom T Hall special reprising 'Songs From Fox Hollow'.

You can see the entire show streamed here All the songs featuring Duane now available on YouTube
Duane played on 17 songs and offered some fine solos. Here's a short clip from the final number 'Harper Valley PTA'


Members exclusive

Download special audio of 'Harper Valley PTA' 7½ minute version, send email from Contact page giving your full membership details for download link. You will receive an email with link, when received link is available for 48 hours only

Duane Eddy 'Road Trip' merchandise

Advanced early bird offer for priority booking for Circle members for new merchandise featuring T-Shirts, china mug etc.l

Details here

Duane on UK TV and radio

BBC Radio 2 repeated the 2 hour Les Paul documentary narrated by Duane on Mondays 31 October and 7 November at 22:00 UK time.

"A Thunder of Drums"

UK SKY TV, TCM - film was shown 17 & 18 October and again on 10, 20 and 21 November.

See Twangsville~94 for availability of 3 tracks from the soundtrack of Duane's music.

Duane interview by Andy Ellis

Duane is interviewed by 'Guitar Show' man Andy Ellis. Thirty four minutes on "Road Trip" and the new Gretsch 6120, broadcast 6 October

Link here

Duane & Deed at GDP

Duane and Deed were special guests at the GDP in Nashville on 1 October

New DVD featuring Duane

Check out the forthcoming release of Dave Pomeroy's DVD "The Day the Bass Players Took Over The World" featuring footage of Duane

Pickwick pickle

UK budget label release "S1,000,000 Worth of Twang" featuring the US cover and titles but it contains the tracks from the UK version of the album. A curio?

Twangsville # 94

Now available for download in members area

Autumn UK tour now deferred until spring 2012

New dates will be listed as soon as available

Duane on new track from Mushugga Beach Party - Hot Rod Hanukkah

Listen to a sample of "Shleppin' and Kvetchin'" (Moovin' 'N' Groovin') here

Vintage TV SKY 369


Duane is in conversation with Mike Read in a Vintage TV special

Duane meets Geno Washington in this 15 minute special

Already aired

1/2/4/8/11/12/28 Sep

2/18 Oct

Already aired 1/2/4 Sep

Members can listen to Duane & Geno Blues special audio in members area

Other news

Twangsville #93 now available in members area

Two videos from Marty Stuart's Midnight Jam from 8 June available on youtube 40 Miles Of Bad RoadRebel Rouser

Roger Day (BBC Radio Kent) interview with Duane on 29 June in members area here

19 July:- EMI special inhouse gig from 22 June(edited) now on youtube here

Set list - Rebel Rouser/Attack Of The Duck Billed Platypus/ Curveball/(Primeval)/The Lonely One/ Peter Gunn/Moovin' 'N' Groovin'/(Hard Times)- () Not on youtube video
18 July:-Duane on WGN Steve & Johnnie 18 July 2011
Duane was interviewed for over 2½ hours on WGN 720 Chicago discussing ' Road Trip'
Full interview (3 parts) in members area

5 July:- Simon Mayo show BBC Radio 2 18:10-18:29 Duane discusses his career, his new Gretsch & Road Trip - in members area here

1 July:- Duane interview with Edith Bowman on BBC Radio Scotland 20:05-22:00 Listen to Duane talk about "Road Trip" here

Launch of new website This is Duane's own site by EMI and complements the circle website

Duane on BBC Breakfast TV repeated 6:50 and repeated at 7:50 and 8:55

Duane on BBC Radio 4 'Today' programme here

Duane and Richard Hawley discuss their collaboration on
making "Road Trip" BBC Radio 6 13:00-16:00 here

BBC Entertainment "Bring back the twang" here


Earlier 2011 news (January - July) here

Other news

Duane Eddy on 'Vintage TV'
Duane with competition winner Jim Parker Mike Read, Duane & Geno Washington
Photos courtesy 'VINTAGE TV'

Jim Parker won the competition to meet Duane at the filming of a Vintage TV special

See latest news for air dates of two programmes on Vintage TV

Click image to link to Vintage TV