New Vai Album Release Date...

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I quite like it. Simple but pretty detailed in a weird Vai way.

I'm just really hoping the album is very stripped down, no-nonsense guitar playing. Real Illusions was a little too 'out there' at times. Surely he must have 6 years of studio stuff that shoud be able to blow your mind? I think so. This album has the potential to be absolutely sensational.

Some studio/album updates would be nice, though.....
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Bryceybhoy wrote:
I'm just really hoping the album is very stripped down, no-nonsense guitar playing. Real Illusions was a little too 'out there' at times. Surely he must have 6 years of studio stuff that shoud be able to blow your mind? I think so. This album has the potential to be absolutely sensational.
One would hope.
Bryceybhoy wrote:
Some studio/album updates would be nice, though.....
Absolutely....where are those weekly studio updates I ask???
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Prezidentman wrote:
Bryceybhoy wrote:
Some studio/album updates would be nice, though.....
Absolutely....where are those weekly studio updates I ask???
I think Vai-time moves a bit different than time for the rest of the world... :wink:
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Hi All.

It appears as if an international distributor for Favored Nations has leaked the cover art. Although some of you have seen it, sharing it before Steve reveals it is against wishes. If you are able to take down any and all posts with the cover art & album title, please remove it immediately. The celebration will kick off soon, until then, we apologize and ask you to respect this sensitive material.

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Just glad to know yall are still there Andy! Hahah
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LightWithoutHeat777 wrote:Just glad to know yall are still there Andy! Hahah
I'm here :)
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mach1andy wrote:
LightWithoutHeat777 wrote:Just glad to know yall are still there Andy! Hahah
I'm here :)
Awesome! :) can we please have an update? Anything will do! Hahah :mrgreen:
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LightWithoutHeat777 wrote:
mach1andy wrote:
LightWithoutHeat777 wrote:Just glad to know yall are still there Andy! Hahah
I'm here :)
Awesome! :) can we please have an update? Anything will do! Hahah :mrgreen:
Steve is finished recording, mixing & is mastering the new album and.... It. Is. Awesome. The Favored Nations team, Vai.com, management, agencies- everyone is working very hard to make their deadlines. That's about all I can say... :) Steve will announce something very soon & Vai.com will have a presale for the album on the homepage with some very special items.

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guess these things take time,.
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Wish we at least got a ballpark release date....
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Eh, am I the first person to notice the pre-order on the homepage? I can't find a thread for it anywhere here!!!
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Man, you're quick. I've haven't even logged out yet after uploading it :)
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Prezidentman wrote:Wish we at least got a ballpark release date....
Looks like August 14th. Yay!
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That new track is pretty cool, not an instant classic or anything but I like that its something a bit different again...still very excited to hear the rest!
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Jeroen wrote:Man, you're quick. I've haven't even logged out yet after uploading it :)
What can I say, I'm sad that way!

Quite like the song. What's on the DVD?

PS. I'm excited!!!!!! :P
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