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 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] The band established itself with a progressive rock sound in the 1970s, and began to incorporate pop rock and soft rock elements in the 1980s.

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 sixteenth 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 - Styx553

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

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Videos95

Spotify - Albums & Singles86

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

Spotify - Appears On1

 

Spotify - Top Tracks10

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

Upcoming Concerts2

News Articles5

DeYoung serves up 'The Grand Illusion' in a night of Styx memories
  –  January 23, 2018
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 in late 2017. The progressive-rock album spawned one of Styx's most defining songs ...
STYX, JOAN JETT & THE BLACKHEARTS To Co-Headline U.S. Summer Tour With TESLA
  –  February 13, 2018
Check out this video to learn more about the STYX/JOAN JETT & THE BLACKHEARTS/TESLA tour ... the iconic Sacramento melodic hard rock quintet—Frank Hannon (guitar), Brian Wheat (bass), Jeff Keith (lead vocals), Troy Luccketta (drums), and Dave Rude ...
STYX, JOAN JETT & THE BLACKHEARTS To Co-Headline U.S. Summer Tour With TESLA
  –  February 13, 2018
Check out this video to learn more about the STYX/JOAN JETT & THE BLACKHEARTS/TESLA tour ... bassist Chuck Panozzo—would eventually transform into the virtual arena rock prototype by the late '70s and early '80s, due to a fondness for big rockers ...
REO Speedwagon, Styx, Don Felder to perform Friday at Show Me Center
  –  March 20, 2018
"Even if you weren't born in 1981 when Styx, REO Speedwagon and Eagles all had No. 1 records, [Friday night will be] a celebration of incredible classic rock music. Don Felder is one of the nicest guys I've met in show business, and they do a great job ...
Joan Jett to embark on co-headlining summer tour with Styx
  –  February 14, 2018
Jett and Styx will be joined by the heavy metal band Tesla. Their U.S. tour kicks off on May 20 at the FivePoint Amphitheatre in Irvine, California. Throughout her decorated career in the rock music industry, she has had eight platinum and gold albums ...

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