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Justin To Play Special Midnight Show on August 10th

Posted on 08/06/2013

Justin will perform a special intimate midnight show in the LES following his show on August 10th.  Stay tuned toJustin’s Facebook page for more info. Haven’t liked Justin’s Facebook page yet – do it here!


Twenty-First Century Troubadour: Justin Hayward on French Connections, Songwriting, and Literature

Posted on 07/25/2013

  Interview with Barbara Havercroft Born in 1946 in Swindon, England, Justin Hayward is the lead singer, songwriter, and guitarist with the legendary band The Moody Blues. His renowned, highly successful career in music is now in its sixth decade, and is characterized by excellence and innovation in popular music. The Moody Blues have sold…

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Justin Hayward Performs Acoustic – Watch The Videos

Posted on 07/24/2013

  Check out these videos of Justin Hayward performing acoustic songs from his latest album “Spirts Of The Western Sky” and more: “The Western Sky” “Forever Autumn” “In Your Blues Eyes” “It’s Cold Outside Of Your Heart” “Nights In White Satin”


Justin Gives Insight To Solo Tour

Posted on 06/28/2013

“This tour will be something completely new for me. I’m bringing my ‘song writing’ guitars from home on the road for the first time. So this tour will have the feel and sound of my music room along with the vibe I was feeling as I wrote the songs. With young and talented Mike Dawes…

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Posted on 06/17/2013

M-Magazine.co.uk Songwriting is like having a secret room in your house that only you can enter. It’s a world of imagination that’s like a drug to me,’ confesses Justin Hayward, singer, songwriter and lead guitarist with legendary band The Moody Blues. He’s in a reflective mood as he prepares to collect his third Ivor Novello…

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Justin Hayward PRS For Music – VIDEO

Posted on 06/13/2013

Check out this interview with Justin Hayward from PRS For Music:  


Justin Answers Your Questions and Discusses the Ivor Novello Award

Posted on 05/20/2013

What a wonderful day I had last Thursday. I was a guest of the Performing Rights Society, and the British Academy of Songwriters Composers and Authors. Rather surprisingly, they presented me with the Ivor Novello award for Outstanding Achievement. My dear friend – and hero – Marty Wilde, who took a risk and gave me…

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Justin Hayward among those honored at the 58th Ivor Novello Awards

Posted on 05/17/2013

Randy Newman, Marc Almond and Justin Hayward were among those honored at the 58th Ivor Novello Awards in London on May 16th, celebrating, honoring and rewarding excellence in songwriting and composing. The Maccabees kicked off proceedings winning the Best Contemporary Song Award with Pelican. Best Song Musically and Lyrically went to Emeli Sande for Next…

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New Interview with Justin Hayward: Days of Future Passed (and Present)

Posted on 04/03/2013

New Album: ‘Spirits of the Western Sky’ APRIL 2013 BY PAUL GLEASON via Rockcellarmagazine.com As a guitarist-singer-songwriter for The Moody Blues, Justin Hayward is one of the founding fathers of progressive rock. The string of albums that The Moody Blues released between 1967 and 1972 – Days of Future Passed, In Search of the Lost Chord,…

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New Justin Hayward Interview on BBC 2

Posted on 03/19/2013

Jools Holland interviews Justin Hayward, followed by a performance of “Question” with Jools and the studio band. Check out the interview and performance at bbc.co.uk.