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Town Hall NYC Show gallery

Enjoy these pictures taken by Steve’s nephew Roger Vai (of Roger Vai Images), of the Town Hall NYC show last Wednesday!

 

 



Steve Vai on Trunk Nation



Google displays incorrect starting time for Vai shows

It has come to our attention that Google search results incorrectly displays show starting times for the current leg of the Passion & Warfare 25th Ann. Tour.
Please always refer to your (e)ticket for the actual and correct show starting and door opening times. When in doubt, confirm with the venue.
Most shows will start at 8 PM local time, with doors opening at 7 PM, with just a few exceptions. No show will start later than 9:30 PM. There are no shows starting at 10:30 PM or midnight.

If you have an EVO package, you will receive an Email from Future Beat with information on what time you are expected at the venue.
For more information on EVO Packages, visit the Future Beat website.

For any remaining questions, feel free to write in at our messageboards

 



Exclusive Vai Academy Video featured on Guitar World

Exclusive video of Steve Vai discussing Vai Academy 2017 during the rehearsals for Passion and Warfare 25th Anniversary Tour is on the front page of Guitar World today! See http://www.guitarworld.com/artist-news-artist-videos/steve-vai-talks-2017-vai-academy-featuring-zakk-wylde-al-di-meola-and



Steve Vai was Scintillating in Riverside

The first reviews are coming in on Steve Vai’s US Passion & Warfare 25th Ann. Tour shows.

Guitardisorder.com posted this nice review:

Steve Vai was Scintillating in Riverside

As always, if you attended one of the shows, please post your reviews on our messageboard concert reviews section.

Steve and the band do love to read your reviews personally.

 

 



Vai Academy 2017 Schedule

The schedule for Vai Academy 2017 has been announced. This intensive 4 day camp, called “Passion and Technique” features Steve Vai, Zakk Wyldel Al Di Meola, Carlos Alomar, Stig Mathisen, Dave Weiner (official music page), Philip Bynoe, Jeremy Colson & Doug Doppler! You won’t want to miss this one! To reserve your spot visit the vai academy website. 

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Vai Academy 3.0 Schedule
Mon. Jan. 2

1:00PM-5:30PM – Arrival and Check In
5:30PM-7:00PM – Steve Vai Welcoming Remarks and Q&A
7:00PM-8:30PM – Dinner
8:30PM – Opening Night Concert followed by Camper Jamming with Steve

Tues. Jan. 3

8:00AM-10:00AM – Breakfast
10:00AM-11:30AM – Steve Vai Master Class
11:30AM-1:00PM – Carlos Alomar Session
1:00PM-2:30PM – Lunch
2:30PM-4:00PM – Steve Vai and Carlos Alomar Joint Session- Lead and Rhythm
4:00PM-5:30PM – Breakout Sessions with Stig Mathisen and Doug Doppler
5:30PM-7:00PM – Free time to jam, practice, relax, check out presentations from our gear companies, or join Al DiMeola’s Session or the Play With Steve’s Band Session! (For the Play With Steve’s Band Sessions, we will be providing a list of 10 Steve Vai songs. Attendees can choose any one of these songs to play with Steve’s band. Limited to one song per person.)
7:00PM-8:30PM – Dinner
8:30PM – Concert followed by Camper Jamming with Steve

Wed. Jan. 4

8:00AM-10:00AM – Breakfast
10:00AM-11:30AM – Steve Vai Master Class
11:30AM-1:00PM – Al DiMeola Session
1:00PM-2:30PM – Lunch
2:30PM-4:00PM – Group Photo followed by individual shots with instructors
4:00PM-5:30PM – Steve Vai and Al DiMeola Joint Session
5:30PM-7:00PM – Breakout Sessions with Zakk Wylde, Doug Doppler, and Stig Mathisen, or Play With Steve’s Band
7:00PM-8:30PM – Dinner
8:30PM – Concert followed by Camper Jamming with Steve

Thurs. Jan. 5

8:00AM-10:00AM – Breakfast
10:00AM-11:30AM – Steve Vai Master Class
11:30AM-1:00PM – Zakk Wylde Session
1:00PM-4:00PM – Lunch with a chance to purchase merchandise and a signing session with the instructors!
4:00PM-5:30PM – Steve Vai and Zakk Wylde Joint Session
5:30PM-7:00PM – Free time to jam, practice, relax, check out presentations from our gear companies, or join either the Doug Doppler, Stig Mathisen, or Play With Steve’s Band Session
7:00PM-8:30PM – Dinner
8:30PM – Concert followed by Camper Jamming with Steve

Fri. Jan. 6 

8:00AM-10:00AM – Breakfast
11:30AM – Check Out

 



North America “Passion & Warfare 25th Anniversary” tour about to kick off

Attention USA & Canada! Steve Vai‘s “Passion and Warfare 25th Anniversary” North American Tour kicks off next week and you won’t want to miss this once-in-a-lifetime performance! Visit www.vai.com/tourdates/ for tickets and EVO/VIP packages!