Steve Vai’s new signature guitar is the Ibanez PIA. Vai says the Ibanez PIA is an evolution over the classic Ibanez JEM and this short post walks you through all the basic changes and features.
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Check out these great examples (including TAB) of songs that make use of 7 string guitars. See how different guitarists make use of the seven string’s extended range and try some riffs out for yourself.
Steve Vai’s signature wah pedal, the Morley Bad Horsie 2 Contour Wah, is a switchless wah pedal. Find out what that means and why it’s worth considering if you’re looking for a wah pedal.
Curious about 7 string guitars? Check out some of the best seven strings available today and why you might want to add one to your collection.
Get the most out of your whammy pedal with these great whammy songs. See how different guitarists use the whammy in different ways in some iconic songs.
See how different guitarists use the wah pedal in creative ways in these 10 songs. Use these songs to fuel your creativity with the wah.
Learn how to push your playing to the next level with advice taken from Steve Vai. Work on your technique, licks and creativity with these tips.
Learn how Steve Vai uses effects to shape his iconic tone. See what makes up his rig and how you can put together a similar rig to emulate his effects and tone.
Find out what a compressor is, how it works and how you can use one to give your tone more sustain, even out volume levels and get a thicker tone.