Styx

Styx

 

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Styx /stɪks/ is an American rock band from Chicago that formed in 1972 and became famous for its albums released in the late 1970s and early 1980s. They are best known for melding the style of pop rock and hard rock with the power of a hard-rock guitar balanced with acoustic guitar, synthesizers mixed with acoustic piano, upbeat tracks with power ballads, and incorporating elements of international musical theatre.[5]

Styx is best known for the hit songs "Lady", "Come Sail Away", "Babe", "The Best of Times", "Too Much Time on My Hands" and "Mr. Roboto". Other major hits include "Show Me the Way", "Don't Let It End", and "Renegade". Styx has had 4 consecutive albums certified multi-platinum by the RIAA[6] as well as 16 top 40 singles in the US, 8 of which hit the top 10.

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Highlights10

Live In The Studio - Mantra Recording Studios 1977
Album
Live In The Studio - Mantra Recording Studios 1977 is an album by musical group Styx, released on November 9, 2017.
The Mission
 
The Mission is the fifteenth studio album by the band Styx, released on June 16, 2017.
Hundred Million Miles From Home
Song
Hundred Million Miles From Home is a song by musical group Styx, released on June 9, 2017.
Radio Silence
Song
Radio Silence is a song by musical group Styx, released on May 19, 2017.

Photos - Styx584

Popular Albums47

Album Appearances & References7

Popular Songs33

Popular Live Albums7

Live Album Appearances & References1

Song Appearances & References2

Minor Film Appearances & References2

TV Shows1

Collaborators & Influencers6

Other Music-Related Relationships12

Awards & Nominations4

Events1

Band Members9

You May Also Be Interested In26

Videos95

Spotify - Albums & Singles86

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

Spotify - Appears On1

 

Spotify - Top Tracks10

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

Upcoming Concerts28

Venetian Theatre at the Venetian Las Vegas
Las Vegas, United States
January 26, 2018
Venetian Theatre at the Venetian Las Vegas
Las Vegas, United States
January 27, 2018
Saban Theatre
Beverly Hills, United States
January 28, 2018
Venetian Theatre at the Venetian Las Vegas
Las Vegas, United States
January 31, 2018
Venetian Theatre at the Venetian Las Vegas
Las Vegas, United States
February 2, 2018
Venetian Theatre at the Venetian Las Vegas
Las Vegas, United States
February 3, 2018
The Rose
Pasadena, United States
February 21, 2018
Celebrity Theatre
Phoenix, United States
February 22, 2018
French Lick Resort
French Lick, United States
March 2, 2018
Silver Creek Event Center
New Buffalo, United States
March 3, 2018
AMSOIL Arena
Duluth, United States
March 13, 2018
Bismarck Event Center
Bismarck, United States
March 14, 2018
Swiftel Center
Brookings, United States
March 16, 2018
TaxSlayer Center
Moline, United States
March 17, 2018
Van Andel Arena
Grand Rapids, United States
March 19, 2018
Dow Event Center
Saginaw, United States
March 20, 2018
Ford Center
Evansville, United States
March 21, 2018
Show Me Center
Cape Girardeau, United States
March 23, 2018
JQH Arena
Springfield, United States
March 24, 2018
Hartman Arena
Park City, United States
March 25, 2018
John Paul Jones Arena
Charlottesville, United States
April 4, 2018
Big Sandy Superstore Arena
Huntington, United States
April 6, 2018
Bon Secours Wellness Arena
Greenville, United States
April 7, 2018
Tuscaloosa Amphitheater
Tuscaloosa, United States
April 8, 2018
Verizon Arena
Little Rock, United States
April 10, 2018
Cajundome
Lafayette, United States
April 11, 2018
The Wharf Amphitheater
Orange Beach, United States
April 14, 2018
North Charleston Coliseum
North Charleston, United States
April 15, 2018

News Articles6

DeYoung serves up 'The Grand Illusion' in night of Styx memories
  –  December 8, 2017
Released on July 7, 1977, "The Grand Illusion" was the Styx concept disc that "really catapulted us to a whole 'nother level," DeYoung said in a phone interview this month. The progressive-rock album spawned one of Styx's most defining songs, "Come Sail ...
Styx, REO Speedwagon are coming to Tuscaloosa
  –  December 4, 2017
Styx's often-symphonic, bombastic progressive-rock visions include a string of four triple-platinum albums in a row: "The Grand Illusion" from 1977, "Pieces of Eight" from 1978, "Cornerstone" from 1979, and "Paradise Theater" from 1981. Its last major work ...
REO Speedwagon, Styx reunite for 2018 spring tour
  –  December 6, 2017
However, REO Speedwagon does have a one-off date April 13 at Orlando's Hard Rock Live. (Count me in for that. Frankly, it's not Styx for me without Dennis DeYoung anyway.) The tour begins March 13 in Duluth and wraps up April 15 in South Carolina.
Rock band Styx to perform in New Buffalo
  –  November 27, 2017
Ticket prices for the show start at $65 plus applicable fees. Four Winds New Buffalo will be offering hotel and dinner packages along with tickets to Styx. The Hard Rock option is available for $492 and includes two concert tickets, a one-night hotel stay ...
Styx, REO Speedwagon are coming to Tuscaloosa
  –  December 4, 2017
Styx, REO Speedwagon and Don Felder will play the Tuscaloosa ... With multiple songwriters and vocalists, its sound ranges from lush ballads to ringing pop-rock to more ambitious, layered prog-rock. Somewhat like Fleetwood Mac, Champaign, Illinois' REO ...
Warner adds America, Dennis DeYoung and the Music of Styx to 2018 lineup
  –  November 16, 2017
The combination of Gerry Beckley’s melodic pop rock and Dewey Bunnell’s use of folk-jazz elements ... On May 18 at 8 p.m., Dennis DeYoung and the Music of Styx celebrates the history of “The Grand Illusion” album, a recording that made history ...

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