Tag: Styx

Album Reviews, Music

Album Review: Styx, “The Mission”

AOR rockers Styx return with "The Mission." Should they have?...

Music, News

Former Panama Strongman Manuel Noriega Dead at 83

So what does this have to do with music?...

CD Reviews, Music

CD Review: Dream Theater, “The Astonishing”

Domo origato for the heavy metal poisoning?...

Bottom Feeders, Music

Bottom Feeders: The Ass End of the ’90s, Vol. 87

Sting arrives in Bottom Feeders this week but it's George Strait that really stands out. ...

Stryper -- image courtesy of Frontiers Records

Music, Popdose Interviews

Michael Sweet Of Stryper Talks About The Band’s New Album + Performing With Boston

Michael Sweet of Stryper talks about the band's new album, No More Hell Left To Pay in our exclusive interview....

Lesley Gore -- Love Me By Name

Music

20 Awful Album Covers (from Artists Who Should Know Better)

The next time someone complains that album covers aren't big enough anymore thanks to CDs and digital music, show them this gallery. ...

Like Omigod!, Music

Like, Omigod! Digging Through the ’80s Pop Culture Box, Part 17

Once more unto the breach, dear friends! As we cracked open Disc Five of this 7-disc mammoth, releasing a faint mingled scent of Pop Rocks,...

Styx, Kilroy Was Here

Music, Podcast

Chart Attack!, Episode 2

Chart Attack! is back for episode 2, covering the Top 10 from March 19, 1983....

The Beatles - Sgt. Pepper's Lonely Hearts Club Band center ring

Music, Popdose Lists

Popdose Prime: 10 Weird Hidden Album Tracks

A countdown of the ten most bizarre hidden album tracks released from mainstream pop and rock bands....

Music, Popdose, World's Worst Songs

World’s Worst Songs: “Miss America” by Styx

It has been suggested to me that I include “Come Sail Away” by Styx in this feature. But “Come Sail Away” is...

Music

Thank You for the Music!

Join the Popdose Staff as they say "Thank You" to the people that introduced them to the music that shaped their lives....

Music, Popdose Lists

Please Excuse Me While I Make Some Noise: 10 Rock Songs by Artists Who Do Not Rock

Sometimes it's just better to stay mellow....

Music

Styx Confuses “Re-Recorded” with “Regeneration”

Turns out they really do have too much time on their hands....

Greatest Un-Hits, Music

Greatest Un-Hits: Toronto’s “Your Daddy Don’t Know” (1982)

The sad tale of one more Canadian rock classic unjustly ignored in America....

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Music, The Very Guest Of...

The Very Guest Of… Brian Wilson

As Brian Wilson hits the big 6-9, Popdose looks back at 15 occasions when the former Beach Boy has been The Very Guest Of various artists...

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Bottom Feeders, Music

Bottom Feeders: The Rock End of the ’80s, Part 49

Dave Steed finishes out the letter S this week as he looks at songs from Sting, Rod Stewart, Styx and more rockers from the '80s. ...

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Music, Popdose

Here’s Something Else!: Sorting Through The Curious Mysteries of Styx

A band suspended forever between the formalism of Dennis DeYoung’s Broadway pretentions and the harder-edged banalities of James Young...

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Death by Power Ballad, Music, Power Ballads

Death by Power Ballad: Styx, “Show Me the Way”

Rob Smith discusses war, faith, and music in the new "Death by Power Ballad" entry, on Styx's "Show Me the Way."...

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Music, Ticket Stub

Ticket Stub: Moments of Love — Celebrating Valentine’s Day

With Cupid watching closely, Matt Wardlaw spent some time dissecting the Valentine's Day playlist for lovers from Wolfgang's Vault. Inside,...

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Bootleg City, Music

Bootleg City: Merry Styxmas!

It's Styxmas in Bootleg City, which means lots of heartfelt yet bombastic pop-rock caroling, tons of Mr. Roboto action figures under the...

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Mix Six, Music

Mix Six: “The Re-Record”

The Popdose Staff had a guiding hand in shaping this week's Mix Six -- with some great suggestions of songs that have been re-recorded by...

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Death by Power Ballad, Music

Death by Power Ballad: Dennis DeYoung, “Desert Moon”

Rob Smith ruminates on memories, old friends, and Dennis DeYoung's "Desert Moon," in the latest Death by Power Ballad column, only at...

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Basement Songs, Music

Basement Songs: K-Tel’s “High Voltage”

Danger! Scott Malchus has been struck by HIGH VOLTAGE in this week's Basement Songs column!...

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Music, Podcast

The Popdose Podcast: Episode 9

Join Jeff Giles, Jason Hare and Dave Lifton for a fantastic discussion about Drooling Fanaticism with special guest Steve Almond, author of...

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Mix Six, Music

Mix Six: “The Remake”

DOWNLOAD THE FULL MIX HERE What possesses an artist to revisit his or her recordings years later and decide to remake the song?  Sometimes...

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Bottom Feeders, Music

Bottom Feeders: The Ass End of the ’80s, Part 86

Here are even more songs by artists whose names begin with the letter S, as we continue looking at singles that charted below #40 on the...

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Mellowmas, Music

The Twenty-Second Day of Mellowmas: DeYoungmas

This Mellowmas, we've heard bluegrass, tween pop, and Lemmy, but precious little in the way of old-fashioned Mellow Gold -- until now. It's...

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Music, The Weekly Mixtape

The Friday Mixtape: 7/31/09

We, at the site, really do strive to bring the coolest stuff possible to the readers and I think you’d agree our commitment pays off....

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Music, Song-Off

Song-Off Jr.: Sailing

This week’s Song-Off is dedicated to Zac Sunderland, a California teen who’s about to become the youngest person to sail around...

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Mix Six, Music

Mix Six: “Songs for the Downwardly Mobile”

DOWNLOAD THE FULL MIX HERE You know that sinking feeling you get when you hear your boss say: “Hey, can I see you in my...