New STYXs album coming soon.

New STYX album out in June.New STYX album
New STYX album

That’s right after 14 long years we are finally getting a new album from the legends that are STYX. The album is to be released on June the 16th and is titled The Mission, this is the band first recording since Cyclorama in 2003, it was recorded over a two years at Blackbird Studios in Nashville.  Along with the New STYX album the band are also going out on tour, for full dates see below.

The first single from the album is now out, take a look at the video below. I’m sure you will agree this is classic Styx with the usual extremely tight harmonies and great classic rock sound.

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On the Styx website the band said –

“The planets truly aligned for THE MISSION, and I couldn’t be prouder,” says vocalist/guitarist Tommy Shaw, who co-wrote the album’s storyline with longtime collaborator Will Evankovich (Shaw/Blades, The Guess Who). “It’s our boldest, most emblematic album since PIECES OF EIGHT.”

As founding guitarist James “JY” Young continues, “In the 40th anniversary year of our release of our biggest selling album of all time, GRAND ILLUSION, it just seemed truly appropriate to save our new studio album until this year. Needless to say, I’m very excited.”

The track listing for the mission are –


1. Overture

2. Gone Gone Gone

3. Hundred Million Miles from Home

4. Trouble at the Big Show

5. Locomotive

6. Radio Silence

7. The Greater Good

8. Time May Bend

9. Ten Thousand Ways to Be Wrong

10. Red Storm

11. All Systems Stable

12. Khedive

13. The Outpost

14. Mission to Mars

STYX Tour Dates

APR 27
Huntsville, AL
Von Braun Center

APR 28
Biloxi, MS
IP Casino Resort & Spa

APR 29
Marksville, LA
Paragon Casino Resort – Mari Center

Kansas City, MO
Arvest Bank Theatre at the Midland

Des Moines, IA
Hoyt Sherman Place

Mahnomen, MN
Shooting Star Casino

New Town, ND
Four Bears Casino

Deadwood, SD
Deadwood Mountain Grand Event Center

MAY 11
Youngstown, OH
Stambugh Auditorium

MAY 12
Waterloo, NY
The Vine at Del Largo

Lincoln, NE
Pinewood Bowl Theatre

JUN 10
Dubuque, IA

JUN 20
Ridgefield, WA
Sunlight Supply Amphitheatre

JUN 21
Auburn, WA
White River Amphitheatre

JUN 23
Concord, CA
Concord Pavilion

JUN 24
Los Angeles, CA
The Greek Theatre

JUN 25
Paso Robles, CA
Vina Robles Amphitheatre

JUN 27
Salt Lake City, UT
USANA Amphitheatre

JUN 29
Denver, CO
Pepsi Center

Tinley Park, IL
Hollywood Casino Amphitheatre

Maryland Heights, MO
Hollywood Casino Amphitheatre

JUL 18
Tampa, FL
MidFlordia Credit Union Amphitheatre

JUL 19
West Palm Beach , FL
Perfect Vodka Amphitheatre

JUL 20
Jacksonville, FL
Daily’s Place

JUL 22
Nashville, TN
Ascend Amphitheatre

JUL 23
Alpharetta, GA
Verizon Amphitheater

JUL 25
Village of Clarkston, MI
DTE Energy Music Theatre

JUL 27
Indianapolis, IN
Kilpsch Music Center

JUL 29
Houston, TX
Cynthia Woods Mitchell Pavillion

JUL 30
Dallas, TX
Gexa Energy Pavillion

AUG 11
Bethel , NY
Bethel Woods Center for the Performing Arts

AUG 12
Atlantic City, NJ
Borgata Hotel Casino and Spa

AUG 13
Bristow, VA
Jiffy Lube Live

AUG 15
Gilford, NH
Bank of NH Pavillion

AUG 16
Wantagh , NY
Northwell Health at Jones Beach Theatre

AUG 18
Niagara Falls, NY
Seneca Casino

AUG 19
Syracuse, NY
Lakeview Amphitheatre

AUG 20
Bangor, ME
Darling’s Waterfront Pavilion

AUG 22
Holmdel, NJ
PNC Bank Arts Center

AUG 24
Trois-Rivières, Québec, Canada
Amphithéâtre Cogeco

AUG 25
Pointe-Claire, Quebec , Canada
Fairview Pointe Claire

AUG 26
Saint-Joseph, QC, Canada
Acceleration de Camion de St. Joseph

AUG 27
Chicoutimi, QC, Canada
Le Centre Georges – Vezina

Hinckley, MN
Grand Casino Hinckley Amphitheater

NOV 11
Wisconsin Dells, WI
Crystal Grand Music Theatre

Falmouth, Jamaica