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Request “Radio Silence” and Tweet to Win!

The 2nd single from “The Mission” has landed! Listen now with your favorite music service. We’ve made it easy for you to request the new song from your local radio station and you can even enter to win a Limited Edition Bundle! Follow the link here! http://umusic.global/tweetradiosilence

Styx Rock "The Mission" at SiriusXM, Performance to Air on Classic Rewind June 16-28

by Mike Mettler

photo by Jason Powell

Styx put on a great performance at SiriusXM Radio HQ in Midtown Manhattan on May 15, 2017 for an upcoming episode of Artist Confidential that's set to air between June 16-28 on the satellite radio service's Classic Rewind channel. (Keep an eye out here on Styxworld and the official Styx Facebook page for any potential updates re the...

Styx Is Ready For Takeoff With First Studio Album in 14 Years

Welcome one and all to THE MISSION, STYX’s sonically sweet 16th studio album and its most ambitious, most challenging, and most rewarding release to date. Please take note of the official stardate, as THE MISSION has duly been set for liftoff June 16 on the band’s label, Alpha Dog 2T/UMe. Fans can pre-order the album at any of these online retail outlets and Styxworld.com.

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T-1 Day

T-4 and counting…

Interview With Styx Lead Vocalist and Keyboardist Lawrence Gowan

Interview By: Mark Schierholtx - ITN Magazine

Mark: You've had an incredible 18 year solo career, and this year marks your 18th year with Styx, that’s a pretty outstanding resume.

Lawrence: Yes, I have been very fortunate in this ever changing industry.

Mark: You have the new tour coming up, the United We Rock 2017 Summer Tour, with Styx, REO and Don Felder, that’s...

Congrats!

On behalf of everyone here in Styx, I'd like to congratulate our friends in JOURNEY and YES who are among the 2017 class of inductees to The Rock & Roll Hall of Fame, including ELO, Joan Baez, PEARL JAM and Tupac Shakur.

RIP Chuck Berry, 1926-2017

Styx reflects on the passing of a rock & roll legend.

by Mike Mettler

Chuck Berry, the guitarist/lyricist/vocalist whom many consider to be the father of rock & roll, died at his home near Wentzville, Missouri (which is about 45 miles west of St. Louis), on March 18, 2017. He was 90 years old.

Needless to say, the man's impact and influence on popular music is...

​Influence Turns 10 Today!

The second Shaw Blades album, which includes cover versions of 11 of Tommy and Jack’s favorite songs of the rock era, was released on March 6, 2007.

by Mike Mettler

Influence, the second album-length collaboration between Tommy Shaw and Jack Blades outside of Damn Yankees, was released 10 years ago today via the VH1 Classic Records label on March 6, 2007.

The album...

Two Fine Blue Collar Men Honor Friends and Help Fight Cancer

Tommy Shaw and Will Evankovich performed a special acoustic version of “Blue Collar Man” at the 9th annual T.J. Martell Foundation Nashville Gala event on February 27.

by Mike Mettler

photo by Rick Diamond / courtesy of Tommy Shaw

“Blue Collar Man” continues to give back to the people. At last night’s 9th annual T.J. Martell Foundation Nashville Honors Gala event at the...