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by Petie
Mon Aug 13, 2012 8:57 pm
Forum: All About Steve
Topic: New interview with Steve
Replies: 15
Views: 4880

Re: New interview with Steve

Thanks! I especially liked hearing that the burned Universe is going out on the road!
by Petie
Mon Aug 13, 2012 8:17 pm
Forum: All About Steve
Topic: New interview with Steve
Replies: 15
Views: 4880

Re: New interview with Steve

Hey folks! I just interviewed Steve and you can check it out here: http://iheartguitarblog.com/2012/08/steve-vai.html" onclick="window.open(this.href);return false;

Hope you dig it!
by Petie
Wed Aug 01, 2012 4:38 pm
Forum: Steve's Guitars and Gear
Topic: New Steve Vai DiMarzio Set--Gravity Storm
Replies: 8
Views: 11510

Re: New Steve Vai DiMarzio Set--Gravity Storm

I have a set to review too. Here's some random noodling. http://soundcloud.com/i-heart-guitar/dimarzio-gravity-storm" onclick="window.open(this.href);return false; I'm working on a proper song so you can hear them in context. (i.e.: you can't hear the backing band I'm playing along with in my mind o...
by Petie
Sat Jan 07, 2012 3:13 pm
Forum: Steve's Guitars and Gear
Topic: 1995/96/97 tour guitar changing
Replies: 5
Views: 4225

Re: 1995/96/97 tour guitar changing

On Steve's 1997 Australian tour he played Aching Hunger on a Jem7BSB.
by Petie
Mon Oct 17, 2011 5:08 pm
Forum: Concert Reviews
Topic: 17 October 2011 Masterclass in Melbourne, AUS
Replies: 4
Views: 2721

Re: 17 October 2011 Masterclass in Melbourne, AUS

I was there and I got to jam with Steve (I was the second guy, with the Universe). What a cool experience! I especially enjoyed the first part where Steve spoke about goals and visualisation, and I'm glad there was such a strong focus on that sort of stuff. I've always believed that why you play is ...
by Petie
Tue Aug 10, 2010 9:11 pm
Forum: General Music Discussion
Topic: My interview with Tony MacAlpine
Replies: 1
Views: 1623

My interview with Tony MacAlpine

Hey folks. Checked out Tony MacAlpine's new band Seven The Hardway yet? I interviewed Tony on the weekend. You can read it here: http://iheartguitarblog.com/2010/08/tmac.html" onclick="window.open(this.href);return false; Aside from the band and their kickass new CD (out August 30), Tony also talked...
by Petie
Thu May 06, 2010 1:44 pm
Forum: All About Steve
Topic: Whats going on with Vai Tunes ?
Replies: 107
Views: 25775

Re: Whats going on with Vai Tunes ?

I just bought The Moon And I on eMusic. :)
by Petie
Tue May 04, 2010 4:32 am
Forum: Steve's Guitars and Gear
Topic: Green Meanie on PAW
Replies: 15
Views: 9329

Re: Green Meanie on PAW

I can't say for sure but I'm gonna guess that the only song the Green Meanie was 'alive' for was Blue Powder, which as loran333 says was recorded long before the rest of the album. http://www.vai.com/AllAboutSteve/discography_vinylsingles.html" onclick="window.open(this.href);return false; Steve tal...
by Petie
Wed Nov 18, 2009 3:53 pm
Forum: All About Steve
Topic: "Wild Things" DVD Interviews Archive
Replies: 32
Views: 11485

Re: "Wild Things" DVD Interviews Archive

Here's my interview with Steve: http://www.iheartguitarblog.com/2009/10/interview-steve-vai.html" onclick="window.open(this.href);return false; It also ran (in shortened form) in the current issue of Mixdown magazine. INTERVIEW: Steve Vai Steve Vai doesn’t do things by halves. When he sinks his teet...
by Petie
Tue Oct 20, 2009 3:41 am
Forum: General Music Discussion
Topic: Al Di Meola touring Australia, New Zealand
Replies: 3
Views: 1657

Al Di Meola touring Australia, New Zealand

Just found out about this today. I'll be going to the Melbourne show on the 25th. Awesome!!! http://bellepromotions.com.au/" onclick="window.open(this.href);return false; World Sinfonia Line up Al Di Meola - Guitar Gumbi Ortiz - Percussion Fausto Beccalossi - Accordion Kevin Seddiki - Guitar Victor ...
by Petie
Wed Oct 14, 2009 3:05 am
Forum: All About Steve
Topic: My interview with Steve
Replies: 9
Views: 2576

My interview with Steve

Hi everyone! I had the honour of interviewing Steve last week. In the interview, Steve talks about his new DVD 'Where The Wild Things Are,' commemorative releases of his Flex-Able and Passion & Warfare albums, the design of the Ibanez Jem guitar, a new Jem to be unveiled soon , the art of improvisio...
by Petie
Mon Jul 27, 2009 7:16 pm
Forum: Studios, Gear, Amps and Effects
Topic: My review of the new DiMarzio Petrucci pickups
Replies: 7
Views: 3824

Re: My review of the new DiMarzio Petrucci pickups

:D As of today DiMarzio is using clips of my playing on the pages for the LiquiFire 7 and Crunch Lab 7 at http://www.dimarzio.com" onclick="window.open(this.href);return false; :guitar :headbang :headbang :guitar
by Petie
Fri Jul 24, 2009 1:24 pm
Forum: Studios, Gear, Amps and Effects
Topic: My review of the new DiMarzio Petrucci pickups
Replies: 7
Views: 3824

Re: My review of the new DiMarzio Petrucci pickups

That info is on the YouTube page. It's the Tube Lead 2 model in amplitube. Would have used a real amp but the baby was sleeping! I'm working on a full track with my Marshall though.
by Petie
Thu Jul 23, 2009 8:33 pm
Forum: Studios, Gear, Amps and Effects
Topic: What gear did you purchase recently?
Replies: 53
Views: 21577

Re: What gear did you purchase recently?

I've got one of these arriving next week:

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by Petie
Wed Jul 22, 2009 10:01 pm
Forum: Studios, Gear, Amps and Effects
Topic: My review of the new DiMarzio Petrucci pickups
Replies: 7
Views: 3824

My review of the new DiMarzio Petrucci pickups

Hey folks. Thanks to the wonderful folks at DiMarzio I've been able to write the first review of the brand new John Petrucci signature pickups, the Crunch Lab and the LiquiFire. I put them in an Ibanez RG7620 7-string and here are my thoughts: http://www.iheartguitarblog.com/2009/07/review-dimarzio-...