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Steve Vai

Steve Vai

Real/full name:
Steven Siro Vai
Age:
54 (born Jun 6th, 1960)
Place of origin:
United States (Carle Place, New York)
Gender:
Male

Biography

Steve Vai is a highly regarded, influential and Grammy-award winning guitarist, and has sold over 15 million albums in his career.

Vai is a regular feature on Joe Satriani's G3 tours, and is a former student of Satriani.

Solo albums:

1984 - Flex-Able
1984 - Flex-Able Leftovers
1990 - Passion and Warfare
1993 - Sex & Religion (Devin Townsend's professional debut)
...

Trivia

His band has at various times included, among others, Mike Mangini, Tony MacAlpine, Billy Sheehan and Virgil Donati.

Recorded a cover of AC/DC's Highway to Hell with cello duo 2CELLOS (Sulic & Hauser).

Played the devil's champion, Jack Butler, in the 1986 film Crossroads.
He has also appeared in Crazy (2008) and Tattooed (2008).

Formed the band Bad4Good in 1991 and produced their ...

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