All posts tagged Styx

This week on Prog-Watch it’s another ALL NEW variety program full of fabulous, contemporary progressive rock! I’ve got great new stuff from The Cyberiam, Styx, Big Hogg, Steve Hackett, Kayak, Mariusz Duda, The Yuval Ron Trio, Nad Sylvan, Daidrum, Lord Helmet, and Elypsia!

832: ALL NEW Variety


THE PROGRESSIVE TRACKS SHOW #420 (“Special 420 Edition”)

A show over 8 years in the making (translation: I had to do 419 other shows first).

I would explain the theme of this show… but do I really have to?

All I’ll say is that you might want to come ‘prepared’.


  • The Jimi Hendrix Experience – “Are You Experienced?” from Are You Experienced? On Reprise (1967).
  • Bong Wish – “Saturn Spells” from Bong Wish EP on Independent (2021)
  • Black Sabbath – “Sweet Leaf” from Master of Reality on Warner Bros. (1971)
  • Weedpecker – “Into The Woods” from II on Kraken Records (2015)
  • Traffic – “Light Up Or Leave Me Alone” from The Low Spark Of High-Heeled Boys on Island (1971)
  • Styx – “Light Up” from Equinox on A&M (1975)
  • Sex Blender – “Crimson Master” from Studio Session I on Independent (2021)
  • Al Doum & The Faryds – “Light Up” from Spirit Rejoin on Les Disques Bongo Joe (2018)
  • :nepaal – “Alleyway Tango” from Black Batik I, II on Psychedelic Source Records (2021)
  • Pilot Voyager – “Overheated Man” from Overheated Man on Psychedelic Source Records (2021)
  • Ice Troll – “Elder Currents” from Elder Currents – Single on Independent (2021)
  • Bong Wish – “My Luv” from Bong Wish EP on Independent (2021)

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This week’s Prog-Watch is all about ghoulies and ghosties and long-leggedy beasties and THINGS THAT GO BUMP IN THE NIGHT! With songs concerning things supernatural from White Willow, The Strawbs, Blue Oyster Cult, Asia, Uriah Heep, Pattern-Seeking Animals, Agents Of Mercy, Ken Hensley, The Syn, Styx, Jethro Tull, Rush, The Rocket Scientists, Drifting Sun, Todd Rundgren, Warren Zevon, and Anekdoten! Join me…if you dare!

743: Things That Go Bump In The Night


My special guest on this week’s Prog-Watch is rock legend Dennis DeYoung (formerly of Styx)! Tune in to hear Part One of my artist feature, including some spirited conversation (
and believe me, Dennis pulls no punches!)
and lots of great Styx
and solo Dennis DeYoung music!

729: In Conversation with Dennis DeYoung (Formerly of Styx), Pt. 1