Styx and special guests Collective Soul have rolled out the first eight shows of a 2021 run, within most shows going on sale this Friday (April 23rd). Best Classic Bands reported the trek kicks off on June 16th in St. Augustine, Florida at St. Augustine Amphitheatre and wraps on June 27th at Oklahoma City, Oklahoma’s Zoo Amphitheatre. Styx also has a trio of Vegas dates on the books for September.
Styx’s Tommy Shaw said in a statement for the new dates: “Hello friends. . . Man, have we missed you all! After all this time off, (whew!) and now to get together with this masterful band of storytelling troubadours, we can’t wait to see you all again live and in person, performing an evening of music we love.”
JUST ANNOUNCED: Styx / Collective Soul tour dates (subject to change):
June 16 – St. Augustine, FL – St. Augustine Amphitheatre
June 18 – Alpharetta, GA – Ameris Bank Amphitheatre
June 19 – Southaven, MS – Landers Center
June 20 – Brandon, MS – Brandon Amphitheatre
June 24 – Lincoln, NE – Pinewood Bowl Amphitheatre
June 25 – Bonner Springs, KS – Providence Medical Center Amphitheatre
June 26 – Camdenton, MO – Lake Ozarks Amphitheater
June 27 – Oklahoma City, OK – Zoo Amphitheatre
September 24, 25, 26 – Las Vegas, NV – The Venetian Theatre
- 2019 saw the expanded version of Styx‘s 2017 album, The Mission, their critically acclaimed first new album in 14 years.
- The Mission was originally released on June 16th, 2017 and peaked at Number Six on Billboard‘s Top Rock Albums chart.
- The concept album takes place in 2033, and chronicles a fictional take on the first manned mission to Mars.
CHECK IT OUT: Styx on January 10th, 2020 performing “Fooling Yourself” live in Phoenix: