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Justin Talks with Song Facts.

Posted on 05/24/2016

Songfacts.com Justin Hayward was 20 years old when he wrote “Nights in White Satin,” the momentous hit that took The Moody Blues in a bold new direction. As their name suggests, they were a blues band when they formed in 1964 (“moody” was part of a gimmick where they would look very serene, never smiling…

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Justin Hayward “Stage Door Tour” Comes to SOPAC

Posted on 05/20/2016

newjerseystage.com “I Think, for us anyway, it was a long slow success story. I recall Ray and I standing outside of Madison Square Garden the very first time we ever performed there; we were doing two shows in one day and we were between the two so we were walking around a bit when we came on a…

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Concert Preview: Moody’s Justin Hayward Mixing Old, New For May 17 Gig

Posted on 05/16/2016

newtonbee.com RIDGEFIELD — With a half century of music making and journeyman’s equivalent of hundreds of trips around the planet in the rear view mirror, you’d think that Justin Hayward, The Moody Blues guitarist and songwriter of hits “Nights In White Satin,” “Question,” and “Your Wildest Dreams” would be ready to take things down a notch. But quite…

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Justin Hayward’s Stage Door Tour Off to an Incredible and Emotional Start

Posted on 05/12/2016

Plymouth, NH – The famous Flying Monkey Theatre was the first stop on Justin Hayward’s Stage Door Tour, and also the site of the very first live performance of his newest song, The Wind of Heaven. Before performing, the legendary Moody Blues frontman relayed the story of how it all came about. “A few years ago I was lucky enough to meet…

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Justin Hayward Says He’ll Be Performing “Lovely” New Song During His Upcoming Solo Tour

Posted on 05/10/2016

www.abcnewsradioonline.com Moody Blues frontman Justin Hayward heads out on his latest U.S. solo tour on Wednesday, May 11, in Plymouth, New Hampshire. The 69-year-old singer/guitarist’s trek has been dubbed the Stage Door tour, which is named after a tune from his 1975 debut solo effort, Songwriter. Hayward tells ABC Radio that fans coming out to…

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Join Justin to Celebrate Solo Tour, New DVD and New Epic Song & Video

Posted on 04/29/2016

In celebration of the kick off of his US solo tour, Stage Door, and the release of his new DVD Live In Concert at the Capitol Theatre, Justin Hayward will be in attendance at the World Premiere screening of his new epic music video at the Kendall Square Cinema in Cambridge, MA on May 9 at 7:30 pm. You…

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‘Simple Game’

Posted on 04/26/2016

I just heard ‘Simple Game’ by Billy Ocean – it’s wonderful. I was in the car and had a shiver from beginning to end. What a great version of one of Mike’s brilliant songs. I loved every song he wrote, but this one was special. I was proud to have played on the Four Tops…

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Prince

Posted on 04/21/2016

He gave me the ability so see life differently. Thank you dear Prince. Raspberry Beret is one of the top five lyrics ever written. A joy. Justin Hayward And I got to mix a great show of ours at Paisley Park studios – brilliant.


Merle Haggard

Posted on 04/08/2016

Merle Haggard had great wisdom, as well as all other other stuff that he was known and celebrated for. This is one such that I like: “When I was nine years old, right after my dad died, my mother got me some violin lessons with this big heavyset lady. It took nine lessons before this…

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JUSTIN HAYWARD CONTINUES SOLO FLIGHT

Posted on 03/09/2016

 udiscovermusic.com Justin Hayward of the Moody Blues, who has already announced extensive solo dates in North America in May and June, will follow them with a 12-date UK tour in September titledStage Door. VIP ticket packages will include an autographed poster, t-shirt, tote bag, pick tin set and a lapel pin (photo above: Opera –…

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