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10,000 Light Years Ago

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Released  May 5, 2015
Genre  Rock
Label  Esoteric Antenna
Recorded  2014-2015
Length  31:26

10,000 Light Years Ago is a solo album by John Lodge of The Moody Blues, released in 2015.


After thirty eight years from his only solo work (Natural Avenue, 1977), bassist and singer of the Moody Blues released 10,000 Light Years Ago. The disk relies on the presence of the founding members of the Moody Blues Mike Pinder and Ray Thomas in the song "Simply Magic", and guitarist Chris Spedding, who also appeared on Lodge's previous album.

Track listing

All tracks written by John Lodge.


  • John Lodge – bass, guitar, vocals
  • Chris Spedding – guitar
  • Mike Pindermellotron in Simply Magic
  • Ray Thomasflute in Simply Magic
  • Alan Hewitt – keyboards, vocals
  • Brian Howe – vocals
  • Brian Price – guitar
  • Gordon Marshall – drums & percussion
  • John Defaria – guitar
  • Norda Mullen – flute
  • Mike Piggott – violin
  • References

    10,000 Light Years Ago Wikipedia