Virtuoso guitarist and visionary composer Steve Vai will be releasing The Story of Light on August 14th. The album, which will be released on Vai's own Favored Nations Entertainment, contains 12 new songs, including the track "John The Revelator," which just received a premiere online, on Rollingstone.
Virtuoso guitarist and visionary composer Steve Vai has just announced his official 2012 North American Tour in support of the upcoming release The Story of Light, a new solo album of original material.
In support of his upcoming album The Duke (guests on the album include Iggy Pop, Sharon Jones, Regina Carter, ?uestlove, Christian McBride, Steve Vai, and more) Joe Jackson will soon be taking his stellar ensemble on the road for a Fall US tour.
Guitar legend Steve Vai and BerkleeMusic set world record for largest ever online guitar lesson!
After several weeks of careful tabulation, it's now official: Berkleemusic, the online continuing education division of Boston's renowned Berklee College of Music, and Grammy-award winning guitar virtuoso Steve Vai, have set the Guinness World Record for the world's largest online guitar lesson.
Steve Vai - rock god, guitar wizard, educator...World Record holder?
Berkleemusic, the online continuing education division of Boston's renowned Berklee College of Music, along with Grammy-award winning guitar virtuoso Steve Vai, announced a call to action for guitarists around the world to join forces and set the Guinness World Record for the Largest Online Guitar Lesson on March 3rd.
On February 1st, Pushking will be releasing The World As We Love It, the Russian band's star-studded new album from Armoury Records.
The first video from the project, "It'll Be OK," features ZZ Top's Billy F. Gibbons and Extreme axeman Nuno Bettencourt.
Frank Zappa - The Torture Never Stops DVD and Blu Ray.
Frank Zappa's New York Halloween 1981 concerts were filmed Live at The Palladium. This 'thing' entitled 'The Torture Never Stops' was created in its entirety by FZ from the original concert production and intended by the Artist as one of three Television Specials.
Guitar legend Joe Satriani has released an amazing 14 solo albums (two went platinum and four gold with 15 Grammy nominations between them) - his first album, 'Not Of This Earth' was released in 1986.
His latest release, Live in Paris: I Just Wanna Rock!, a two-disc CD and DVD, is out in February 2010. The show was recorded in 2008 at The Grand Rex Theater in Paris, France.
Orianthi and Steve Vai collaborate in new music video for "Highly Strung".
Long before Orianthi had a smash single, an album burning up the charts, or a gig with the King of Pop, the then 15-year-old prodigy was opening for one of her heroes, the legendary guitarist Steve Vai, at a gig in her hometown of Adelaide, Australia.
Orianthi Set to Perform on Jimmy Kimmel Live January 19th and the Ellen DeGeneres Show January 21st + "Highly Strung" Music Video Featuring Steve Vai to Premiere on AOL on Tuesday January 19th
After a whirlwind few months following the release of her debut album, Believe, and This Is It, the film that showcased her incredible guitar skills to the world, pop sensation Orianthi isn't about to slow down any time soon.