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Fireworks shoot off from the castle and diamonds are projected onto the castle walls as multinational musicians and performers play “Diamonds are Forever” in honor of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II’s Diamond Jubilee year during the Royal Edinburgh Military Tattoo on 2 August 2012. This military tattoo brings together musicians, dancers, and bagpipers from around the world to perform in Europe’s most prestigious military tattoo and 2012 year marked the first time since 1950 that a US Navy band had performed in the show. Photo courtesy of the US Navy/ Petty Officer 2nd Class Patrick Grieco.