The virtuoso's first "real visceral, long-playing guitar" piece came during a 10-day fast, changing his life in the process.
Between a pair of shoulder surgeries and armed with the triple-necked Hydra, the guitar wizard delivers a work of artistic purity.
Video Forever pushing guitar evolution forward, Vai remains at the forefront of technique and design.
This 2015 video is a classic of the always-fun 'guitar heroes sounding just like themselves on gear they'd never normally go near' genre.
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