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Moody Blues’ Justin Hayward: ‘Everything we do is crystal’

Posted on 10/23/2014

The singer-guitarist will perform band hits, solo work at Parker Playhouse. By Nick Sortal, SouthFlorida.com Justin Hayward still loves touring with the Moody Blues. But he’s equally enthralled with performing on his own. “I get withdrawal symptoms when I’m not going out there,” says Hayward, 68. “I feel a duty to these songs to deliver…

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Classic tracks: Justin Hayward talks Nights In White Satin

Posted on 10/22/2014

Musicradar.com “It’s a song that never seems to go away,” says The Moody Blues’ Justin Hayward of the band’s pop/proto-prog orchestral masterpiece and perennial hit Nights In White Satin. “It was a slow build, and of course, it was released a few times, but once it took hold, it did so in a really big…

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Justin Hayward on What “Life Would Be Like Without the Music”

Posted on 10/21/2014

When an artist is indelibly identified primarily with an incredibly successful rock band and well-known for writing and singing dozens of its signature songs, any attempt to launch a solo career is bound to be a challenge. And when the individual in question is Justin Hayward, one of the longtime mainstays of the Moody Blues,…

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INNERviews With Ernie Manouse: Justin Hayward

Posted on 10/21/2014

Moody Blues lead Justin Hayward shares with Ernie his craft of song writing – including the inspiration for his biggest hit “Nights in White Satin.”


The Moody Blues’ Justin Hayward Says Touring Solo Has “Become a Kind of Drug for Me”

Posted on 10/16/2014

972thevan.com It’s been just over a month since The Moody Blues wrapped up their latest North American tour, but now frontman Justin Hayward is set to embark on a new U.S. solo trek . The monthlong outing kicks off Friday in Durham, North Carolina, and is plotted out through a November 17 concert in Chicago….

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Showbiz Analysis with The Moody Blues’ Justin Hayward

Posted on 10/15/2014

Parade.com Music legends don’t come along every day, so I am always thrilled when one decides to take a moment to share his or her journey with me. But when Justin Hayward, the legendary Moody Blues’ guitarist and vocalist joined me for my podcast Whine At 9, I was happily caught off guard. Gifted musicians specialize in making magic…

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Justin Hayward chats to Steve Wright with the BBC

Posted on 10/15/2014

DURATION: 04:31 Moody Blues legend Justin Hayward on his new CD and DVD.


The Moody Blues’ Justin Hayward Talks Music and Showbiz – Whine At 9 – Episode 222

Posted on 10/14/2014

The show that puts showbiz on the couch! Whine At 9 is the weekly entertainment podcast featuring fascinating conversations with celebrities and showbiz insiders. Join host, clinical psychologist, author and humoristDr. Nancy Berk as she digs a little deeper into show business, strategies and success. Like your best friend with credentials, Nancy showcases some of Hollywood’s…

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“Spirits…Live” DVD makes #2 on the Billboard Chart

Posted on 08/28/2014

Justin Hayward’s “Spirits…Live” DVD lands at #2 on the Billboard Charts! BillBoard.com Justin Hayward: Spirits… Live – Live at the Buckhead Theater, Atlanta DVD (and CD) was released Aug 19, 2014 by Eagle Rock Entertainment. In autumn 2013,Justin Hayward, the legendary lead singer, guitarist and songwriter for The Moody Blues embarked on a tour of the…

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Justin Speaks with Rock 107FM

Posted on 08/22/2014

rock107.com Eagle Rock EntertainmentOver the last year or so, Moody Blues frontman Justin Hayward has mounted a couple of U.S. solo tours during which he’s thrilled fans by performing stripped-down versions of some of his band’s well-known songs, as well as tunes from his latest album, Spirits of the Western Sky. Now, a concert video…

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