The countdown is truly on to the broadcast premiere of STYX’s ‘Styx: The Grand Illusion/Pieces Of Eight Live DVD’. Recently released by Eagle Rock Entertainment, the show will air Saturday, January 26 at 9pm ET/8pm CT on the Palladia HD channel and Friday, February 1 at 9pm ET/PT on VH1 Classic. A countdown clock to the grand premiere can be seen on the band’s official website. Fans should check local listings for both programs. Members of the video production team will be offering insights to the making of the DVD LIVE on Twitter via @STYXtheband during the Palladia broadcast using the hashtag #gipo8.

Ricky Phillips, bassist for the classic and renowned rock band Styx took some time out of his busy schedule to speak with me about the band’s new release, Regeneration Volume 1. Since the 70’s Styx has been a mainstay on the musical landscape. They have released numerous hit singles that have flooded the airwaves, defined generations and withstood the test of time. The band is once again back together and on Regeneration Volume 1 they have rerecorded some…