And now, for the first time in basically FOREVER, Styx . . . WITHOUT Dennis DeYoung . . . is playing the album's signature track "Mr. Roboto" live. So Dennis is having a little "I told you so" moment.
In a Facebook post, he said, quote, "[They're] finally admitting the obvious. And as always following the money. Can't imagine how many times the boys were asked the question 'Hey, how come you ain't playing Roboto?'
"But no, this song ruined the band. And so now, 35 years later nearly to the day, June 2, 1983, Tommy quit the band onstage in D.C. because of Kilroy and 'Mr. Roboto' and now it's resurrected. Hallelujah."
He added, quote, "By playing this song after all the vitriol, it's an admission, but of what? Kids, you tell me. I predict that Roboto will ultimately become Styx's most popular song over time."
Here's video of the current lineup playing "Roboto"