POCATELLO — Styx and Tesla are set to rock the new Portneuf Health Trust Amphitheater, 2375 Olympus Drive, on Sunday, September 27. This concert marks the third at the new state of the art venue.
Tickets are priced from $26-$41 and can be purchased at www.smithstix.com or at the box office starting at noon the day of the show. The gates will open at 6 p.m. and the show starts at 7 p.m.
Styx has released fifteen studio albums and have had many top ten singles including “Lady,” “Come Sail Away,” “Babe,” “The Best of Times,” “Too Much Time on My Hands,” “Show Me the Way” and “Mr. Roboto.”
They’ve gone through several line-up changes since the band’s inception in the early 1970s, but current members include James “JY” Young and Tommy Shaw on lead vocals and guitars, Chuck Panozzo on bass guitar and vocals, Todd Sucherman on drums and percussion, Lawrence Gowan on lead vocals and keyboards and Ricky Phillips on bass, guitar and vocals.
Gowan joined Styx in 1999 after founding member Dennis DeYoung left the group citing musical differences and health issues.
The Journal recently interviewed Gowan via telephone and asked him about the upcoming concert in Pocatello, his camaraderie of his bandmates and the future of the band.
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