[–] HarveyKlinger 0 points 1 points (+1|-0) ago 

I challenge anyone to watch this and not be impressed:

https://www.hooktube.com/watch?v=OFowXaMFPCg

I've seen Vai live several times and I leave the show blown away every time.

[–] thebassdude [S] 0 points 1 points (+1|-0) ago  (edited ago)

Yep, but I was referring to his mentor.

[–] HarveyKlinger 0 points 1 points (+1|-0) ago 

Zappa came along late in Vai's early career. His teacher and mentor was Joe Satriani. Did you ever see the interview where Vai explains when he auditioned to be in Zappa's band?

[–] thebassdude [S] 0 points 0 points (+0|-0) ago  (edited ago)