Tone Details

Tone Name   Vai-ish Shred  





Author   Avery43  
       
Created with   PODxt Live  
   

fx
 
Guitarist  
Steve Vai
 
Song  
For the Love of God, Blue Powder, The Animal
 
Band  
Steve Vai
 
Amp   Solo 100  
Style  
Metal Shred
   
Suggested Pickup  
humbucker Humbucker
 
Comments  
High gain sustain suited to the Passion Warfare era and maybe some of his Whitesnake stuff, but you'll want to back off the gain for rhythm work. Keep the delay on for the big ballads and turn the wah on and off as needed. Add the Bender for the riff from The Animal. If playing fast runs on the lower strings a little palm muting will add articulation.
 
       
Date   5/15/13  
Downloads   123  

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