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Iron City Rocks – Episode 383: Gin Blossom’s Robin Wilson, Styx’s Ricky Phillips and Gioeli-Castronovo’s Johnny Gioeli

In Episode 383 of the Iron City Rocks Podcast we welcome Robin Wilson of the Gin Blossoms. The Gin Blossoms recently released Mix Reality and are on the road support the album. Robin talks with us about writing the album, the inspiration he drew from the late Doug Hopkins, the time between releases and reminisces about getting his own material on the band’s debut album, Dusted. We are joined also but Styx bassist Ricky Phillips.  Styx is currently on tour with Joan Jett and Tesla in the U.S.  Ricky talks…

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Pods & Sods Network – Ricky Phillips Picks the Essential Ronnie Montrose

Ricky Phillips of Styx, The Babys, and Bad English shares his 10 Essential Ronnie Montrose songs. From Van Morrison to Edgar Winter to Herbie Hancock to Montrose to Gamma, the work of under appreciated guitar god Ronnie Montrose has influenced countless fans and colleagues for decades – Ricky Phillips of Styx among them.  In sharing his 10 essential Montrose songs, Ricky also shares how he first discovered Ronnie’s music, how he connected with Ronnie, what set Ronnie apart as a versatile guitarist and songwriter, the joys of jamming and playing…

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Talking Rock – Ricky Phillips Of Styx

On episode 22 of the Talking Rock podcast, Mark Strigl interviews the bass player for STYX and former bass player for The Babys, Bad English, and Coverdale/Page – Ricky Phillips! Styx have a new album out called the Mission and it’s great. Joey Haynie is the co-host.  He and Mark talk about U2, Styx, Jimmy Page, the Beach Boys, Prince and much more. Listen to “Talking Rock 22 – Styx” on Spreaker.

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The Classic Metal Show – Chris’s Styx Experience

Chris attended a Styx show for the first time since his divorce. He gives an account of his experience. Listen to “Chris's Styx Experience” on Spreaker. At one time, Neeley drove a taxi to make ends meet. Chris asks him to relate a story from his days as a cab driver. Listen to “Taxi Tales!” on Spreaker. They guys talk about the behind the scenes deception of the scripted “bits” that are played out on lame commercial radio. Listen to “Behind the Deception Of Commercial Radio” on Spreaker. A restaurant…

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One On One With Mitch Lafon Video Podcast – STYX – Renegades In The Fast Lane (The 2016 Ricky Phillips interview)

STYX’s Ricky Phillips guests on Ep. 260 of One On One With Mitch Lafon. In the show’s only interview, Ricky Phillips of STYX discusses the band’s LIVE AT THE ORLEANS ARENA LAS VEGAS DVD, their upcoming Las Vegas ‘Renegades In The Fast Lane’ residency with special guest Don Felder, Ronnie Montrose, Deen Castronovo, Bad English, working with Coverdale/Page and much more.

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Pods & Sods – EM26 – Ricky Phillips of Styx

Ricky Phillips of Styx joins Eric in conversation. We talk about his early days discovering music, how he connected with The Babys and memories of their sorta reformation as Bad English. What it was like at the height of their success. We also talk about his experiences working on the Coverdale/Page recording sessions. We talk about Styx and what’s next in terms of a new studio album. Additionally, we talk about his project of passion – completing the final recordings of his dear friend, the late Ronnie Montrose. http://ec.libsyn.com/p/f/d/f/fdf29ea47b8a8b79/2016-04-12_EM26.mp3

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