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From Justin: My Favourite Places

Posted on 09/01/2006

I hesitate to say that Paris, Rome, London and New York are my favourite places, because places where you feel at home, or that you belong, are as much in the heart as in an exact location on a map. But, they are my favourite cities and I love spending time in each of them….

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From Justin: Ireland

Posted on 06/01/2006

As I was walking into the Point arena in Dublin a couple of weeks ago for the ‘War of The Worlds’ tour, a voice called out to me ”Justin, ’tis yourself, great to see you”. It was nobody I knew, but he knew the music all right, and the phrase is so charming and friendly…

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From Justin: Great Yarmouth

Posted on 05/01/2006

In 1965, when I was working with Marty Wilde, we did a summer season at the Aquarium Theatre in Great Yarmouth, which was at the time a very popular holiday resort on the East Coast of England. There were lots of theatres in Great Yarmouth in the 50’s and 60’s, and all through the summer…

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From Justin: Martin D 28

Posted on 01/01/2006

As Neil Young says in his Prairie Wind album “This old guitar aint mine to keep/It’s mine to play for a while”. The guitar he uses on the song looks to me like a Martin D 28. The same model, but even older, than the one I have used on every album since 1969. There…

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From Justin: Moody Bluegrass/Swindon BBC

Posted on 10/01/2005

To start things off, here’s some information on an upcoming special event this October… There is a very special event in Nashville on Sunday, October 23rd. Moody Bluegrass will be performing live at the Ryman Auditorium and The Moody Blues will be there! To find out more, please visit http://www.moodybluegrass.com/invitation.html And now onto some words…

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From Justin: Back from ‘Down Under’

Posted on 05/01/2005

May, 2005 I’m just back from our trip “down under” and wishing all the beautiful places and warm and interesting people of the Southern Hemisphere weren’t quite so far away. I did manage to go via South Africa on the way out to see a friend in Cape Town. What a beautiful place. It’s not…

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From Justin: My Version of the Moody Blues Story

Posted on 03/01/2005

March, 2005 Just when I’m beginning to believe Spring might be on its way, I find myself talking with friends in Australia who are getting ready for Winter which will begin to arrive around the same time we do. The last time we were “down under” was in February/March of 1987, and in the last…

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From Justin: “So much has happened in my life”

Posted on 12/01/2004

December, 2004 So much has happened in my life and professionally in the last few months since the show in Monaco. Because of the buzz around the Monaco gig, France 3, the Television Channel, wanted to do a piece on me and my life here, which I eventually did a week or so ago. Some…

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From Justin: “So much has happened in my life”

Posted on 12/01/2004

December, 2004 So much has happened in my life and professionally in the last few months since the show in Monaco. Because of the buzz around the Monaco gig, France 3, the Television Channel, wanted to do a piece on me and my life here, which I eventually did a week or so ago. Some…

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From Justin: France

Posted on 08/01/2004

August, 2004 I do hope everyone who travelled to Monaco made it back home OK, and that all of you who came enjoyed the South of France and The Principality. I can’t begin to tell you what your presence meant to me. The Salle des Etoiles was truly lifted by your enthusiasm and feeling for…

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