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Justin Hits the Airwaves

Posted on 05/10/2011

Justin Hayward is hitting the airwaves for a set of interviews this week. KXPT “97.1 The Point” (Classic Hits – Las Vegas) Interviewer: Kim Kelly KXNT  (News Talk – Henderson / Las Vegas) Interviewer: Alan Stock KIQO – The New Q104.5 (Greatest Hits – San Luis Obispo) Interviewer: Adam Montiel KFOG – 104.5/97.7 World Class Rock Air Date:…

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The Moody Blues’ Justin Hayward On Selling 70 Million Albums, Staying Together For 40 Years

Posted on 05/02/2011

DallasObserver For four decades, The Moody Blues have served as the forefathers of the classical music and rock ‘n’ roll fusion. Beginning in 1967 with the release of the album Days of Future Past and the single “Nights in White Satin,” The Moody Blues essentially ushered in a completely new musical genre. And, in the…

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Justin Answers Your Questions

Posted on 04/20/2011

Justin Hayward takes a moment to answer more of your questions.  If you would like to ask Justin a question, send an email to customerservice@moodybluestoday.com with the subject line Q&A 1. How did you achieve that ‘screaming’ guitar sound on the opening of the song, “Once Is Enough”? The 335 through a loud amp I think. Most…

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Justin Answers YOUR Questions!

Posted on 03/17/2011

1. Would you ever consider performing the song called “Island” on tour?  And could you tell some history behind this song? I wrote it for an album that we started to make after ‘Seventh Sojourn’ but was abandoned after a couple of days in the studio. Tony and I were upstairs recording in the Decca Tollington…

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From Justin: ‘101 Albums That Changed Popular Music’

Posted on 03/01/2011

“Yes, but the music of today won’t last, not like yours” – people often say that. It’s always meant as a compliment but it’s not true of course. The music of today will be the music of tomorrow and for all time, as long as people fall in love to it, make love to it…

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Justin Q&A – Storytime

Posted on 01/23/2011

Here’s the latest Q&A with Justin Hayward. 1. How long before a tour begins do you start getting into the mindset for it, and at what point do you start to feel excited about it? A. Playing live is the most precious experience we have, and we are very lucky. I’m into the April USA…

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Justin Hits the Airwaves in Houston

Posted on 01/20/2011

Be sure to catch Justin Hayward on the radio tomorrow, Friday, January 21, 2011 in Houston, TX.  Justin will be on 107.5 KGLK FM and 93.7 KKRW. KGLK-FM 107.5 The Eagle – Classic Rock – Houston The Dean and Rog Show – 7:50 AM CT KKRW – 93.7 The Arrow, Classic Rock –  Houston Interview with…

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From Justin: On the Road Again

Posted on 09/01/2010

I’ll be on the road quite a bit over the next few months. Moody Blues dates in the UK and I’m also doing Jeff Wayne’s ‘The War of the Worlds’ tour again in November, December and January. Check the Venues section of the web site for more information. -Justin


From Justin: Arts Council Interview

Posted on 07/01/2010

Here’s a recent interview I did for the Arts Council in the UK regarding a project they have for buying instruments for young people… How would you describe your creative life? I could create more if I spent more time creating. You have to put the effort in to it.I prefer to be at home,…

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From Justin: Practise

Posted on 05/01/2010

Sorry for such a long time between news updates. Tours can do that kind of thing. In between news on this site, please visit Moody Blues Today. I recently did an Q&A with them which can be found here. And now to some news of my own… “You coming round to Jeff’s house tonight for practise?”…

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