Steve Vai

Steve Vai

Steven Siro Vai (born June 6, 1960) is an American guitarist, songwriter and producer of italian origin who has sold over 15 million albums. After starting his career as a music transcriptionist for Frank Zappa, Vai recorded and toured in Zappa's band for two years, from 1980 to 1982. He began a solo career in 1983, has released eight solo albums and won three Grammy Awards. He has also recorded and toured with Public Image Ltd., Alcatrazz, David Lee Roth and Whitesnake. Vai has been a regular touring member of the G3 Concert Tour which began in 1995. In 1999 Vai started his own record label Favored Nations, intending to showcase as he describes, "...artists that have attained the highest performance level on their chosen instruments."

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Steven Siro Vai - Media Appearances - Video Games
... Steve Vai's guitar-work appeared in the video game Grand Theft Auto Vice City ... as part of the Lazlow-led, 1980s rock/metal radio station "V-Rock." In 2004, Steve Vai was featured on Xbox's Halo 2 (a game by Bungie Studios) Volume 1 soundtrack, performing a heavy rock-guitar ... In 2008, Steve Vai's For the Love of God and Halo Theme (MJOLNIR Mix) were featured as downloadable tracks for the game Guitar Hero 3 ...
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... including thrash metal band Anthrax, virtuoso Steve Vai, master guitarist Buckethead, and former Guns N' Roses/current Nine Inch Nails guitarist Robin Finck) to record an energetic and technically proficient heavy ... Track listing Ghosts of Mars (342) - Steve Vai, Bucket Baker John Carpenter Love Seige (437) - Buckethead, Robin Finck, John Carpenter Anthrax (Scott ... Head (235) - Elliot Easton, John Carpenter Anthrax Ghost Poppin' (320) - Steve Vai, Robin Finck, John Carpenter Anthrax ...
The Infinite Steve Vai: An Anthology
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