Styx Bring On the Hits in Concord
Styx Concord Pavilion June 1, 2018 Photos by Raymond Ahner. One of the most anticipated tours of the Summer rolled into the Concord Pavilion recently, bringing co-headliners Styx and Joan Jett, along with openers Tesla together for an evening of classic (and new) rock underneath the stars for thousands of fans spent the night singing along to every word. Having released their sixteenth studio album, The Mission, last year Styx are technically touring in support of it, but that didn't stop them from combining the songs from the new record with their enormous back catalog of hits that have made them one of the most successful bands in rock history. Opening their set with "Gone Gone Gone" from the new record, the band wasted no time setting the fast-paced tempo of their set. With a two-level stage, multiple video displays, and plenty of lighting, guitarists Tommy Shaw and James Young moved from one side of the stage to the other, stopping more than a few times in the middle to trade