TWOTW The Eve Of The War (Jeff Wayne) by Jeffwaynemusic published on 2012/04/17 11:29:28 +0000 Jeff wrote the book on music placement in advertising, establishing the Jeff Wayne Music Group in 1968 and revolutionising the industry. Jeff has scored compositions for some of the most familiar, well-loved and iconic commercials ever put to film. Gordon’s Gin, Abbey National, Esso, Ford, Fry’s Turkish Delight or TVAM, Jeff’s contribution to the continuing impact that composition plays in the industry cannot be overstated. Jeff, an eleven times platinum recording artist, created the iconic record ‘The War of the Worlds’, an audacious concept only matched in breadth by its sales. Released in 1978 the album became one of the biggest selling records of its day, and when he took his arena production on the road in 2006, it instantly became a massive touring success story that continues to the present. 2012 look set to add a new and exciting chapter in The War of the Worlds saga, with a new tour and a new record ready to drop.