Michael Des Barres

Michael Des Barres

Michael Des Barres is a singer and actor. His former group Chequered Past opened a few live dates for Duran Duran and that is how his connection with John Taylor and Andy Taylor of Duran Duran began. Des Barres stepped into the Power Station and sang with them when Robert Palmer decided not to tour. In addition to that tour Des Barres performed with the Power Station at the history making Live Aid Concert, and recorded the song "Someday, Somehow, Someone`s Gotta Pay" (also known as "We Fight For Love") for the soundtrack to the film "Commando."

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MICHAEL DES BARRES – The Key To The Universe

British singer/songwriter/musician, actor and host on SiriusXM’s nationally syndicated Little Steven’s Underground Garage, Michael Des Barres will be releasing his new full-length album, The Key To The Universe, April 7th on FOD records.  This 10-track album with a classic rock sound mixes all the ingredients needed to put out quality lyrics, guitars, bass and drums.   The first track… Read more »


Glam Rock Icon and Renowned Actor Michael Des Barres To Appear On NCIS

Hot on the heels of his critically acclaimed new CD release ‘Carnaby Street’, ubiquitous rock and roller and renowned actor Michael Des Barres will be making a guest appearance on the most watched TV show worldwide, ‘NCIS’ on October 9, 2012. Acting alongside show regulars Mark Harmon, Michael Weatherly, David McCallum and Pauly Perrette, Michael… Read more »


Michael Des Barres Returns To His London Roots With ‘Carnaby Street’

There is much excitement within the music press and fans alike around the world about the news of the return of glam rock icon Michael Des Barres and his forthcoming CD release ‘Carnaby Street’ On Gonzo MultiMedia, UK. Michael Des Barres has been in the rock ‘n’ roll scene for four decades now. A European nobleman,… Read more »