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The Grand Illusion is the seventh studio album by Styx, it was released on July 7, 1977. It launched the band to stardom, spawned the hit singles "Come Sail Away" and "Fooling Yourself", and sold over three million copies in the US (Triple Platinum). Some estimates have the album at over 5 million copies sold. The album was recorded at Paragon Recording Studios in Chicago. The album cover art, created by Alton Kelley and Stanley Mouse, is an homage to a painting by René Magritte entitled "Le Blanc-Seing".
Album Name The Grand Illusion. 1. The Grand Illusion. 2. Fooling Yourself (The Angry Young Man).
For Styx, seven was the magic number. The Chicago AOR band’s seventh album, The Grand Illusion, became the first of four consecutive triple- platinum albums that established Styx as one of America’s biggest rock acts. As guitarist James ‘JY’ Young says: Seven is seen as a lucky number in America, and it sure proved lucky for us. By 1977, Styx were primed for that big breakthrough. Having scored a top ten US hit with the ballad Lady in 1975, they signed with A&M
Is The Grand Illusion the best album by Styx? BestEverAlbums. com brings together thousands of 'greatest ever album' charts and calculates an overall ranking. This album At A Glance. The Grand Illusion by Styx (1977) Overall rank: 1,720th. Accolades: Top albums of 1977 ( 36th ). Top albums of the 1970s ( 360th ). Best albums of all time ( 1,720th ).
Styx – The Grand Illusion. Label: A&M Records – SP-4637. Format: Vinyl, LP, Album. Country: US. Released: 1977. Design – Chuck Beeson. Drums, Percussion, Vocals – John Panozzo. Engineer, Producer, Remix – Barry Mraz. Engineer, Remix – Rob Kingsland.
STYX - The Grand Illusion on 180g LP (Awaiting Repress). Find this Pin and more on Album covers plus by Doug Rawson. It’s a misdemeanor to confuse Boston with Foghat. Styx The Grand Illusion, Man In The Wilderness, Banda Sonora, 70s Music, Rock Music, Music Mix, Great Albums, Kinds Of Music, Classic Album Covers.
The Grand Illusion is a music studio album recording by STYX (Prog Related/Progressive Rock) released in 1977 on cd, lp, vinyl and/or cassette.
Filmed at the historic Orpheum Theater in Memphis, TN, this stunning show captures Styx performing their classic multi-platinum seventies albums The Grand Illusion and Pieces Of Eight live in their entirety for the first time. These iconic albums established Styx as a globally successful rock band and defined the AOR genre for a generation of Americans. These new live performances perfectly portray the power, songwriting skill and musical virtuosity that are synonymous with Styx throughout their career and with these groundbreaking albums in particular.
|1-1||The Grand Illusion|
|1-4||Fooling Yourself (The Angry Young Man)|
|1-5||Suite Madame Blue|
|2-2||Come Sail Away|
|2-6||Born For Adventure|
- Recorded At – Orpheum Theatre
- Bass Guitar, Vocals – Chuck Panozzo
- Drums, Percussion, Vocals – John Panozzo
- Guitar, Keyboards, Vocals – James Young
- Guitar, Vocals – Tommy Shaw
- Keyboards, Vocals – Dennis DeYoung
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