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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.


Justin Hayward talks tour, new album and musical roots

Posted on 03/12/2013

Justin Hayward joined Terri Knight on KHXS 2203 The Bear to discuss the tour, his new solo album and some of his musical influences. Check out the interivew HERE!


Justin Hayward Checks in with KZPS Radio Dallas

Posted on 03/12/2013

Justin Hayward checks in with KZPS Classic Rock Radio. Check out the interview at www.lonestar925.com.    


A Message from Justin Hayward on “Spirits of the Western Sky”

Posted on 02/28/2013

I had collected so many songs over the last few years that I started recording my voice and harmonies, guitars and basic keyboards at a studio in Nice where the engineer has a fine set of microphones and where the vibe is conducive to expressing yourself freely and without inhibition. This method of starting a…

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Justin Hayward discusses his new solo album and possible new Moody Blues material

Posted on 02/28/2013

by Matt Wardlaw via ultimateclassicrock.com For Moody Blues frontman Justin Hayward, the future has become the present and certainly, many days have passed since he first joined the group nearly a half-century ago. While the band remains popular on the touring circuit performing dates annually which take them all over the world, it’s been a while…

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