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Styx - Best Of Styx II flac album Performer: Styx
Title: Best Of Styx II
Style: Arena Rock, Classic Rock
Country: US
MP3 album: 1808 mb
FLAC album: 1519 mb
Rating: 4.2
Other formats: AA DTS MP3 AC3 TTA WAV XM
Genre: Rock

With the success of Styx's album The Grand Illusion, Wooden Nickel Records, Styx's previous label, released Best of Styx, which contained selected Styx songs in the Wooden Nickel catalog. Styx had left Wooden Nickel to sign with A&M Records several years earlier, so the compilation does not contain any songs from Styx's three A&M albums that preceded this album's release.

Album, Сентябрь 1972, Wooden Nickel. 1. Movement for the Common Man (Children of the Land, Street. Children of the Land, Street Collage, Fanfare or the Common Man, Mother Nature's Matinee). 3. What Has Come Between Us. 04:53. 5. Quick Is the Beat of My Heart. 4. The Best of Times.

Styx is the self-titled debut album by American rock band Styx. It was released in 1972. The band started as a cover band who played events such as weddings and birthday parties

This second Styx album is one of my favourite Styx albums, rivalled only by The Grand Illusion. Of the Wooden Nickel albums (the band's first four), Styx II is the most consistent and also the most progressive. It starts out strongly with You Need Love with swirling synthesisers and operatic harmony vocals. I can really recommend this early Styx album as I think it is one of the band's best albums. It is not quite excellent, however. But it is one of those albums on which the group came as close to excellence as they ever came. The best way to get the album now is, I believe, on the 2CD set The Complete Wooden Nickel Recordings which comprises the band's first four albums. While the Styx II segment of that compilation is the best, there are several other good songs and with the exception of the weak debut, the other albums here all deserve to be heard.

For Styx II (1973), the Chicago-based quintet continue much in the same vein as their eponymous debut. The primary difference was the inclusion of the Dennis DeYoung power ballad "Lady" - which catapulted the combo into the Top Ten pop singles survey at an admirable number six. The collection was their first to rely entirely upon band-penned originals, kicking off with the rousing "You Need Love. The performance sounds similar to Queen's earliest sides, especially James Young's commanding vocals which provide a distinct and dramatic quality.

Styx is the self-titled debut album by Styx. It was released in 1972 on Wooden Nickel Records. The album was reissued in 1980 under the title Styx I with new artwork. In late 2012, it was re-released for CD and digital download, along with Styx II, The Serpent Is Rising, and Man of Miracles. "Movement for the Common Man. a. "Children of the Land". c. "Fanfare for the Common Man".

Shop Vinyl and CDs and complete your Styx collection. modificato over 6 years ago riferendosi a Styx II, LP, Album, RP, Hol, WNS-1012. of course it gets it's own entry. Rispondi Avvertimi Helpful.

Tracklist

A1 Babe
A2 Blue Collar Man (Long Nights)
A3 Nothing Ever Goes As Planned
A4 The Best Of Times
A5 Man In The Wilderness
B1 Fooling Yourself (The Angry Young Man)
B2 Mademoiselle
B3 Boat On The River
B4 Queen Of Spades
B5 Sing For The Day

Other versions

Category Artist Title (Format) Label Category Country Year
WNS-1012 Styx Styx II ‎(LP, Album, Gat) Wooden Nickel Records WNS-1012 US 1973
WNS-1012 Styx Styx II ‎(LP, Album, RE) Wooden Nickel Records WNS-1012 US Unknown
AFL1-3111 Styx Styx II ‎(LP, Album, RE) RCA Victor, Wooden Nickel Records AFL1-3111 US 1976
WNS-1012 Styx Styx II ‎(LP, Album) Wooden Nickel Records WNS-1012 Australia 1973
BWKI - 0956, BKW-1-0956 Styx Styx II ‎(LP, Album, Gat) Wooden Nickel Records, RCA Victor BWKI - 0956, BKW-1-0956 Mozambique 1975