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Cyclorama Turns 16!


Celebrating the resonance of Styx’s last full-length studio album prior to The Mission, which was released on February 18, 2003.

by Mike Mettler

Cyclorama, Styx’s last full-length studio album of all-original material prior to the June 2017 release of The Mission, was released 16 years ago today on February 18, 2003 by Sanctuary/CMC International. The album was produced by Tommy Shaw,...

Sign Up Today for Todd Sucherman’s Rock Drumming Masterclass!


Participants have until midnight on January 31 to join the world-class Styx drummer on an intense 26-week online course personally designed to hone, polish, and improve your skills behind the kit.

by Mike Mettler

photo courtesy Todd Sucherman

Styx drummer Todd Sucherman wants to work with you — yes, YOU — personally to take your rock drumming to the next level.

How can you do that?...

Triumph at the Big Show: Styx Debut The Mission in Full in Las Vegas


Styx play The Mission in its entirety live for the first time in front of an audience, and put on one of the best shows of their entire career in the process. 

Story & photo by Mike Mettler 

Mission accomplished! 

After more than 10 intense days of private rehearsals and mini-suite tryouts in front of other audiences on the West Coast, Styx finally played the entirety of their triumphant 2017...

Never Say Never Again: Styx Go Fully Unplugged in Carmel During Power Outage


story & photo by Mike Mettler

Yep, it happened again.

Almost 2 years to the day after Styx played an improvised acoustic set in the dark at the Sunset Center in Carmel, California, the power went out in the same venue once again at 9:23 p.m. Pacific time last night, January 16, just a few minutes before the band was about to take the stage to commence their second set of the...

Styx Embark on a Whole New Mission in Phoenix

Songs from The Mission make their unannounced live debuts with help from featured guest Will Evankovich in the band’s beyond-exhilarating first live show of 2019. 

Story & photo by Mike Mettler

Styx kicked off 2019 in fine fashion during the first of two nights on the rotating stage at the Celebrity Theatre in Phoenix, Arizona on January 11 by debuting a pack of song from their...

NEW Custom T-Shirt Private Sale on FRIDAY

We're excited to announce a collection of 2 LIMITED EDTION custom vintage STYX t-shirts available for a limited time only. 

An EXTREMELY LIMITED QUANTITY of these shirts will be available on Friday January 11th at 10 AM EST until quantities are gone.

SHOP HERE

*Shirts will be available for sale on Friday January 11 at 10AM EST
**Available only while supplies last

Equinox Turns 43 Today!

Join us in our celebration of Equinox, which was released 43 years ago today on December 1, 1975. 

by Mike Mettler

Sweet, sweet sounds fill the air: Please join us in our celebration of Equinox, which was released 43 years ago today on December 1, 1975. Equinox was Styx’s first album on A&M Records, after releasing their first four LPs on Wooden Nickel/RCA. Right out of the...

STYX AND LARRY THE CABLE GUY SET TO ROCK WITH SEVEN UNFORGETTABLE SHOWS


STYX AND LARRY THE CABLE GUY
SET TO ROCK AND GIT-R-DONE WITH SEVEN UNFORGETTABLE SHOWS
“LAUGH. ROCK. SERIOUSLY.”
STARTING MARCH 21 IN FARGO, ND;

STYX
MAP OUT FIRST BATCH OF HEADLINING SHOWS FOR 2019
STARTING JANUARY 11 IN PHOENIX, AZ

November 26, 2018 -- Legendary Platinum rockers STYX and comedy legend Larry the Cable Guy are joining forces for the first time ever to rock and GIT-R-DONE....

One With Everything Turns 12 Today!

by Mike Mettler

One With Everything: Styx and the Contemporary Youth Orchestra, was released by NewDoor/UMe 12 years ago today on November 14, 2006. It also shares a birthday with the Godfather of Styx, co-founding guitarist/vocalist James “JY” Young, who was born on November 14, 1949. Happy birthday, JY! 

One With Everything emerged from the magical show Styx played with the...

Cornerstone Turns 39 Today!


by Mike Mettler

Cornerstone, Styx’s ninth studio album, was released 39 years ago today by A&M Records on October 19, 1979. It was the band’s third triple-platinum-selling album in a row (cementing them as the first band ever to have achieved that vaunted sales feat, with another one to follow), and it spawned their first #1 single, “Babe.” The intimate, Dennis DeYoung-penned ballad reached...