Steve Vai is set to release Naked Tracks Volumes 6 & 7 on June 6th 2013. The Naked Tracks CDs are the exact tracks from Steve’s solo releases without the lead guitar- so you can play, improvise, shred, rap- whatever, on top of the recordings to make it your own. Volume 6 features selections from [...]
Steve’s longtime guitar tech, Thomas “TimeSpeed” Nordegg, shows us Steve’s touring guitars backstage on “The Story of Light’ Tour.” Video courtesy of CelestionUK.
Hey Folks, As I write this letter, I’m on a plane flying home after just having played our final and 96th show of “The Story of Light Tour”. I say final, but that’s just for now. It feels appropriate to say that this tour was a revelatory experience for myself and the band. We have [...]
Vai.com is pleased to announce Steve’s 10/12 live performance at Club Nokia in Los Angeles will be broadcast, live on AXS TV. Official press release below. STEVE VAI SHARES “THE STORY OF LIGHT” LIVE TOMORROW EXCLUSIVELY ON AXS TV Special live concert event with the Grammy Award-winning guitarist to be televised nationally October 12th (October [...]
Hey Folks, We are ten shows into the tour and I am feeling rockets of appreciation shooting from me. I didn’t know what to expect after 5 years of no solo shows but I’m blown away by the support and response for the band at the shows. We are having an amazing time on [...]
Steve is featured on the cover of the October 2012 issue of Vintage Guitar Magazine. The publication is currently on newsstands or by subscription.
Steve talks to Examiner.com about the first few shows of the tour, the new record, working with David Lee Roth and more: Part I http://bit.ly/VaiExaminer Part II http://bit.ly/VaiExaminer2
Tune in to your radio for two very special broadcasts featuring new music from Steve’s upcoming album, “The Story of Light” On Sunday, At 11 AM PT, Co de Kloet will be streaming several tracks from “The Story of Light” + live performance recordings via Radio 6 & NTR. Then, at 6 PM PT, Steve [...]
Steve and DiMarzio have collaborated once again to create a new set of signature humbuckers called Gravity Storm™ pickups. The name comes from a track on Vai’s upcoming album, “The Story of Light” and the humbuckers offer distinct sounds that are unique to Steve’s playing style. The neck position is described as “throaty…a cross between [...]