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You know the puritan ethic that started out four centuries ago in this country, needless to say – at least for the moment – a…
Yes, indeed, in fact I would tell you that we go out of our way to be true to the original feeling and sort of…
Seeing our VH-1 Behind the Music shows just how dysfunctional some of the moments of the band were but this new line-up has put the…
We’re gonna release a studio album probably a year from now and we’ve got these recordings that we did with Coco Taylor and Johnny Johnson,…
We always got a strong response but I think in this day in age there is less of a marijuana fog at concerts and more…
There are a lot of people using technology that are playing to a click with backing vocals already stuck in there on some computerized thing…
In my own mind, we are a much happier and much more functional family and a much more well balanced group of individual s both…
But, there was a time when we all had a great thing going but one person just became very uncomfortable with it and he had…
But there are rock and roll fans all over this continent and all over the globe, really, and we’re just set at marking the planet…
Being in the studio is okay but sitting in a room by yourself composing is a discipline that takes a certain type of mind set…
And in an era where radio stations that are inclined to play Styx music are your classic rock stations and the stations that play current…
And for REO – they get to play for some Styx fans and then we get to play in front of some REO fans. It…
The studio that we mix in is still in Chicago.
Whereas with us – what you hear is what’s happening right then and there on the stage – so we don’t need no stinking technology.
The band we have now on stage is the band I always wanted to be in.
Ten years ago, in 94, we thought maybe nobody would ever care about Styx again.
So, We’re really L.A. based with a secondary base in Chicago.
So, maybe you don’t see blues so much in Styx’s music but it is definitely part of Tommy’s early music.
So, it’s a matter of that I want to take our music around the globe.
I’ll play until they have to scrape me off the stage.
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