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Classic and Modern Rock, Power Pop and ‘Pocahontas’ Essentials

Classic rock icons, new music heroes, power pop champs, as well as one of Disney’s greatest-ever soundtracks are showcased via recent releases. Artist: Styx. Title: Live at The Orleans Arena Las Vegas (Eagle Rock Entertainment). You might like if you enjoy: Styx, Kansas, Tommy Shaw. Tell me more: Just as Rush, and subsequently Kansas have enjoyed a wide-ranging…
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STYX “Live At The Orleans Arena Las Vegas” DVD, CD, Blu-ray Out May 26

On May 26, 2015, Eagle Rock Entertainment will release Live At The Orleans Arena Las Vegas from Styx on DVD, Blu-ray, CD, and Digital Formats [Pre-book Order Date May 1, MSRP TBA] Filmed in High Definition on July 25, 2014, …
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Styx, Vince Gill, 5th Dimension and More at the NY State Fair

The 5th Dimension, featuring Florence LaRue, performed at the New York State Fair’s Chevy Court Stage in a heatwave that felt more like down ‘South’ rather than in those ‘Yankee’ states. They brought out the smiles and tears as they performed their iconic songs ‘Up, up and away’, ‘Stone Soul Picnic’ and ‘Wedding Bell Blues’. Throughout their performance they connected with the crowd which was evident by the number of people who sang-along. Not to be outdone, they even poked a…
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“The Midwest Rock ‘N Roll Express” Tour Raises Over $100,000 For Boston One Fund

The April/May “The Midwest Rock ‘N Roll Express” tour with STYX, REO Speedwagon and Ted Nugent was successful in more ways than one.  STYX and REO Speedwagon’s Rock to the Rescue charity organization not only raised thousands of dollars for …
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The Midwest Express Tour With Styx, REO Speedwagon and Ted Nugent

The Midwest Express Tour, with classic rockers Styx, REO Speedwagon and Ted Nugent, rolled into the Verizon Wireless Amphitheatre in Alpharetta, GA, where they performed for a house full of enthusiastic fans who braved a stormy night to see their favorite hitmakers. As part of the Tour, the bands announced that STYX’s Rock to the Rescue charity organization will be giving away a guitar signed by all three acts as part of a silent raffle in which 75% of the proceeds will be donated to a local charity in Boston to help…
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Styx – Rockin’ Again!

It’s shaping up to be a classic night of Rock and Roll this Sunday night in Atlanta, as the “The Midwest Rock ‘n Roll Express” tour makes a stop at the Verizon Wireless Amphitheatre. The bill features legendary rockers Ted Nugent, REO Speedwagon, and Styx. MNN caught up with longtime Styx member Ricky Phillips, who admitted he was surprised the tour was making another round. “It’s kind of crazy, isn’t it? I don’t think that any of us…
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Styx “The Grand Illusion/Pieces Of Eight Live” 2CD Out May 7

On November 9, 2010, Styx brought two of their most revered albums, 1977’s The Grand Illusion and 1978
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The Midwest Express Tour Donates Proceeds From Shows To Victims Of Boston Marathon Bombing

At every stop along the “The Midwest Rock ‘N Roll Express” tour with STYX, REO Speedwagon and Ted Nugent, which kicked off in Grand Forks, ND last week at the Ralph Engelstad Arena, STYX’s Rock to the Rescue charity organization …
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Don Felder Set To Release Second Single “Wash Away” From ‘Road To Forever’ Solo Album

Don Felder (@donfelder) has joined forces with Styx (@STYXtheband) singer / guitarist Tommy Shaw for the second single, “Wash Away” from FELDER’s second solo album (and first since 1983), ROAD TO FOREVER, released October 9, 2012 on Rocket Science Ventures.   …
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Styx, REO Speedwagon & Ted Nugent Set To Launch New Round Of “The Midwest Rock ‘N Roll Express”

Last year’s debut of “The Midwest Rock ‘n Roll Express” tour, recognized by Rolling Stone as one of the “Ten Hottest Summer Package Tours of 2012,” was such a huge success that Rock’s finest from the Midwest— REO Speedwagon, Styx …
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“Styx: The Grand Illusion/Pieces Of Eight Live” DVD Broadcast Premiere Set For January 26

The countdown is truly on to the broadcast premiere of STYX’s Styx:  The Grand Illusion/Pieces Of Eight Live DVD. Recently released by Eagle Rock Entertainment, the show will air Saturday, January 26 at 9pm ET/8pm CT on the Palladia HD …
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Ted Nugent and Styx’s Tommy Shaw Reunite in Bangor, ME

On Sunday, July 8, at Bangor Waterfront Pavilion in Bangor, Maine, Styx, REO Speedwagon and Ted Nugent concluded their 30-city Midwest Rock ‘N’ Roll Express Tour with a bang. In a first since their union in supergroup Damn Yankees, Nugent …
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Styx, REO Speedwagon and Ted Nugent Give Shout Outs To The Troops

Classic super rockers Styx, REO Speedwagon and Ted Nugent gave shout outs to the troops during a stop
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Styx, REO Speedwagon and Ted Nugent in Alpharetta, GA

Classic super rockers Styx, REO Speedwagon and Ted Nugent made a stop on their joint tour at the Verizon Wireless Amphitheater in Alpharetta, GA, where they all performed for a packed house of fans. Detroit Rocker Ted Nugent opened the show, hitting all the notes perfectly on his many hits. Following him was REO Speedwagon, who have maintained their star rocker status for over four decades. Closing the show was Tommy Shaw and Styx, who rocked the house with their chart topping hits. It was a night…
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Styx – Takin’ It To The Fans

2012 marks four decades since the release of the very first album from Styx, and there is no slowdown in sight. The band still remains a huge crowd favorite on the road, as evidenced by the numbers from their recent tour – along with REO Speedwagon and Ted Nugent. According to member Lawrence Gowan, who has been with the band since 1999, it all makes for a great combination at the stadiums. “We’ve done shows with REO Speedwagon in the past, and that’s a great relationship…
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STYX – The Grand Illusion/Pieces Of Eight: Live

“Tonight…we ask you to bravely go where no audience has gone before – back in time to the late 1970’s.” With these words rolling back on a massive video wall behind the stage, mimicking the opening of “Star Wars,” so opened the November 9, 2010 Styx concert. Just as the public had ravenously watched the sci-fi hit movie in 1977, they had also enthusiastically supported two, now-classic Styx albums: the 1977 best-selling “The Grand Illusion,” and the 1978 “Pieces Of Eight,” the band’s…
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Styx: The Grand Illusion/Pieces Of Eight Live DVD Out Jan. 31, 2012

Two of the most beloved albums in the Styx catalog are 1977’s The Grand Illusion and 1978’s Pieces Of Eight.
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STYX – Regeneration, Volume I & II

“Regeneration, Volume I & II” is the latest release by American progressive rock band, Styx. This two-CD set on Eagle Records features thirteen fresh recordings of standards from one of THE power groups of the 20th century, plus two songs originally recorded by Damn Yankees, and one new track. The musician line-up here is their longest-lived one, with veterans Tommy Shaw, James Young, Chuck Panozzo, Lawrence Gowan, Ricky Phillips and Todd Sucherman.
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New Styx 2CD ‘Regeneration, Volume I & II’ Out October 4

Styx will have its entire career encapsulated within the 16 tracks of Regeneration, Volume I & II on a
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It’s Back-to-School With An Eagle Rock Entertainment Education

In the dwindling days of summer
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