Holiday greetings from Steve


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 [...]


STEVE VAI SHARES “THE STORY OF LIGHT” LIVE TOMORROW EXCLUSIVELY ON AXS TV


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 [...]


Steve to receive prestigious Les Paul Award at 2012 NAMM


Grammy Award winning composer and producer Steve Vai will be presented with the prestigious Les Paul Award at the 27th Annual Technical Excellence & Creativity Awards during the 2012 NAMM Show! Named for one of the industry’s most revered personalities, the Les Paul Award was created in 1991 to honor individuals or institutions that have [...]


Rare Photo Gallery


A small collection of rare & never-seen-before photos highlighting Steve’s childhood memories, early bands, family and tour memories can be viewed on the Sights and Sounds page. Enjoy!