Naked Tracks Volumes 6 & 7 – Coming June 6, 2013


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 “Where The Wild Things Are” and “Sound Theories.” Volume 7 features [ … Read More ]

Steve’s Guitars for “The Story of Light” Tour


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.

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 grown together in deep meaningful ways that the most brilliantly crafted words could never describe.

It’s been 5 years since [ … Read More ]

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


Special live concert event with the [ … Read More ]

A note from Steve

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 this tour. And the new record debuted in the Billboard charts at #78. That’s a first in 20 years. [ … Read More ]

Steve on Vintage Guitar Magazine Cover

Steve is featured on the cover of the October 2012 issue of Vintage Guitar Magazine. The publication is currently on newsstands or by subscription. Interview

Steve talks to about the first few shows of the tour, the new record, working with David Lee Roth and more:

Part I

Part II