Issue 12 of iGuitar is online and this month it is a Steve Vai special including a look at Steve’s new studio The harmony Hut as well as a chance to win an Ibanez JEM 70V guitar! Watch the video above to see some of the other great features packed into this issue.
For this month’s Steve Vai Special, the guitar legend invited Guitar Interactive’s Stuart Bull into his ‘Harmony Hut’ home studio to talk about his latest album and get the lowdown on how the record was written and conceived. Vai demonstrates some of the riffs and licks from the ‘Story Of Light’ and gives readers a tour through his personal guitar collection.
There’s more exclusive material on offer in the shape of two special live performances from Guthrie Govan’s supergroup ‘The Aristocrats’. Plus Marshall welcomes GI into their amp factory for an exclusive behind the scenes tour for their 50th Anniversary celebrations.
As part of the Steve Vai Special, Andy James reveals some of the secrets of the Vai style and sound, and demonstrates why Vai is considered such a master of the guitar.
Don’t miss the column features too as Andy James profiles Periphery’s Misha Mansoor plus Tom Quayle, Rick Graham, Michael Casswell, Jamie Humphries and Stuart Bull all continue their technique lessons including tips, tricks and licks to help make you a better guitarist.
Included in the magazine is full downloadable tab for all of the lessons in the usual PDF format and starting from this month all tabs will be provided in Guitar Pro6 format too!
The rest of the magazine is jam packed with reviews including Duesenberg, Fender, Godin, Cornell, Hayden, IK Multimedia, TC Electronic, Rocktron, Marshall, Laney and two very special products…. Guitar Interactive have managed to get their hands on Steve Vai’s Ibanez JEM EVO guitar of which only 100 have been made and the new Rotosound Fuzz pedal. Both of which have never been reviewed.
Check out Issue 12 here – http://licklibrary.ceros.com/iguitarmag/steve-vai-guitar-interactive-issue-12-magazine/issue12/page/1