Patreon is live!

Hey folks, my new Patreon page is now live! This is no April Fool’s joke, and for only $5/month you will get access to episodes of Alien Guitar Secrets, Under It All, Lift The Riff segments where I teach you short riffs to add to your repertoire, Naked Tracks for you to jam over, lessons from my book Vaideology, contests, and more! I’ll be adding more content throughout the month, and I will be answering your questions on [ … Read More ]

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New song “Knappsack” is out now!

While recovering from surgery, Steve decided to write something for one hand only……

Stream/download it here: https://smarturl.it/knappsack

 

 

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Alien Guitar Secrets 9, 12 noon PST





Watch “Alien Guitar Secrets Episode 9” – https://bit.ly/alienguitarsecrets9
 
Download/Stream New Song “Knappsack” – https://smarturl.it/knappsack

In Episode 9, Steve discusses his recent surgeries, recuperation, and share tips on protecting ones’ hands, insights on avoiding injury, thoughts surrounding the importance of posture, and [ … Read More ]

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Steve to perform with Living Colour

Steve will be performing with Living Colour at the Sunset Stage in Rock in Rio Brazil September 2021.

Full details on tickets will follow.

 

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DiMarzio & The Green Meanie

DiMarzio released this beautiful digital booklet about Steve’s Green Meanie guitar. It includes photo’s made by Larry DiMarzio himself and our very own Mike Mesker. You can check it out here!

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Rock & Roll Hall of Fame Exclusive Live Stream Interview with Legendary Guitar Virtuoso Steve Vai

Join the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame for a free exclusive live stream interview with legendary guitar virtuoso, songwriter and producer Steve Vai on wednesday, November 18th at 7 p.m. EST on the Rock Hall’s Facebook and YouTube pages.

Vai will discuss his career, current projects, and legacy, which is celebrated in the Rock Hall’s Play It Loud: Instruments of Rock & Roll exhibit. The program will be hosted by Andy Leach, the Rock Hall’s Senior Director [ … Read More ]

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King Edward

Feeling deep sadness and overwhelming appreciation.
The appreciation and love for him is bigger though.
Let’s take a minute and try to imagine our world if he never showed up.
It’s unthinkable.
Thank you King Edward. You are deeply loved and will be missed.
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Candle Power!

Hey Folks, Vai here. I wanted to challenge myself for my 60th birthday and decided to record a simple trio track. I gave myself some parameters to work within. I told myself I would use a Strat style guitar, (tougher for me to play then a Jem) use a very clean tone, (not conventional for me) no whammy bar, (that’s like losing a body part for me) and no pick, just fingers (way out of my comfort zone). [ … Read More ]

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Birthday Stream! Alien Guitar Secrets Epsiode 8, June 6th

Hey folks,
join me on June 6th at Noon PST for a special 60th Birthday Facebook Live Celebration Edition of Alien Guitar Secrets where I will be premiering a new song and video! This livestream is also to benefit Extraordinary Families, supporting children and youth in foster care.
Thanks!
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Facebook Live Sessions

Hey Folks, I’ve been enjoying the two weekly Facebook Live sessions we’ve been holding. Our Tuesday at noon (PST) “Alien Guitar Secrets: Live” has been geared towards music, and guitar-related things, and our Thursday (noon PST) “Under It All: Hard Questions” sessions are focused on more esoteric principles, and I will perhaps not be playing the guitar in these episodes. Through the years, I occasionally get requests to talk about meditation, which is a subject I’ve been practicing [ … Read More ]

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Live Alien Guitar Secrets And Under It All on Facebook!

Greetings Folks,

We hope everybody is staying safe during these challanging times! Lockdown can be tough, so Steve decided to do some live Alien Guitar Secrets Facebook streams.

Be sure to check out Steve’s Alien Guitar Secrets each Tuesday at Noon PST, where Steve discusses guitar and music related things.

And each Thursday at Noon PST, Steve will answer the Hard Questions in Under It All, going a bit deeper…

Where:  Facebook.  https://www.facebook.com/stevevai/

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Steve’s Guitar Collection

The folks at @reverb came over to the Harmony Hut for a tour of my guitar collection!





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