Trivia: Jeff Wayne's Musical Version of The War of the Worlds

  • Hey, It's That Voice!:
    • Justin Hayward of Moody Blues fame sings two songs as "The Sung Thoughts of the Journalist", Phil Lynott of Thin Lizzy is unmistakable as the Parson, and David Essex (who had previously recorded with Wayne) plays the Artilleryman. In The New Generation, you might recognise Gary Barlow, Joss Stone and Ricky Wilson
    • Richard Burton narrates the piece as the Journalist, with Liam Neeson pulling the same duty in the re-release.