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STYX’S ROCK TO THE RESCUE EXTENDS A HAND TO VICTIMS OF DEVASTATING CARR FIRE IN NORTHERN CALIFORNIA WITH DONATION TO THE SHASTA REGIONAL COMMUNITY FOUNDATION

August 6, 2018 - On Sunday, August 19, STYX’s current headlining tour will bring them to the Redding Civic Auditorium in Redding, CA, near the origin of the massive Carr Fire, which has been called the sixth most destructive fire in state history is still only 45 percent contained after more than a week. In response to the devastation, the band is making a donation of $5,000 to the Shasta...

TOMMY SHAW AND THE CONTEMPORARY YOUTH ORCHESTRA ‘SING FOR THE DAY!’ DEBUTS AT #5 ON BILLBOARD’S “CLASSICAL ALBUMS” CHART


SING FOR THE DAY!, TOMMY SHAW’s solo 2016 concert performance with the Contemporary Youth Orchestra made a grand debut on four of Billboard’s charts this week, including #5 on the “Classical Albums” chart. It also debuted at #5 on the “Classical Crossover Albums” chart, #6 on the “Top DVD Music Videos” chart, #8 on the “Music Video Sales” chart, and #49 on the “Rock Albums” chart. SING FOR...

The Grand Illusion Turns 41 Today!

Come on in and see what’s happening: Styx’s biggest-selling album, The Grand Illusion, turns 41 today, having been released by A&M Records on the cosmically cool stardate of July 7, 1977 — or, as it’s better known on the back of many a Styx t-shirt, 7/7/77.

by Mike Mettler

Demo’ed at S.I.R. Rehearsal Studios and ultimately recorded at Paragon Recording Studios in Chicago in early 1977, The...

The Mission Turns One Today!

Celebrating the one-year anniversary of the release of Styx’s latest, and most vibrant, studio album, The Mission. 

by Mike Mettler

The planets truly aligned for The Mission, and I couldn’t be prouder. It’s our boldest, most emblematic album since Pieces of Eight.” —Tommy Shaw

Happy first birthday to The Mission! The facts about it are these: Styx’s 16th studio album, The Mission, was...

STYX ANNOUNCES TWO NEW ALBUM RELEASES FOR JUNE AND JULY


‘THE MISSION’

REISSUE IN 5.1 SURROUND SOUND AND INCLUDING EXCLUSIVE VIDEO CONTENT DUE OUT JULY 27 ON ALPHA DOG 2T/UMe; 

TOMMY SHAW AND THE CONTEMPORARY YOUTH ORCHESTRA

‘SING FOR THE DAY!’

DUE OUT JUNE 29 VIA EAGLE ROCK ENTERTAINMENT

ON BLU-RAY, CD, AND DIGITAL FORMATS

AXS TV PRESENTS A SATURDAY STACK OF STYX ORIGINAL PROGRAMMING JUNE 30;

EIGHT HOUR MARATHON...

2018 Stonewall Grand Marshall


June 16th, 2018 is an important day in Styxworld: - The 1-year anniversary of an album we're all really proud of - A great night-to-be with our friends in Atlanta at Verizon AmphitheatreChuck will be the Grand Marshall of Stonewall, 2018 (info: Wilton Manors Stonewall Pride Parade & Street Festival Page).

We look forward to seeing you soon!

A Styxworld Exclusive! Secret, Secret, I’ve Got a Secret: Styx Unmasks “Mr. Roboto” Live

Domo, domo: Inside the Styx’s decision to bring an iconic song from their catalog to life for the very first time.

text & photo by Mike Mettler

“This was the best opening night of a summer tour in years! —Tommy Shaw

Yes, the rumors are true: Styx played “Mr. Roboto” for the first time ever as a full band as the first encore song during opening night on their summer tour with Joan...

Chuck Panozzo named Grand Marshall of the 2018 Wilton Manors Stonewall Pride Parade

As the Co-founder of the Classic rock Band STYX, which is currently on an International Tour with their new album titled, The Mission, Chuck has devoted a generous amount of his time mentoring and supporting various youth groups. He is honored to be selected as the Grand Marshal of the 2018 Wilton Manors Stonewall Pride Parade and Festival.

'The Big Interview' on AXS TV

We had the chance to sit down with legendary journalist Dan Rather! Watch our talk on 'The Big Interview' on AXS TV, premiering April 17th!

STYX BASSIST RICKY PHILLIPS TALKS ALL THINGS STYX ...


By Michael Pierce - midwestrewind.com

In the mind of this writer, and fan, Styx is the premier American Progressive Rock band. Their most recent album, The Mission, is their first album of new material in over a decade. They’re coming to St. Louis on July 8, with special guests Tesla and Joan Jett.

The Mission is an absolutely brilliant concept album about a journey to Mars.

I recently had...