March 2, 2011 - Grammy Award-winning guitarist Steve Vai will attempt to set the Guinness World Record for the largest online guitar lesson at 1:30 p.m. ET Thursday (3/3) as a way of promoting his online class through Boston's Berklee College of Music.
June 15, 2007 - Rockers Drowning Pool--whose latest single, "Soldiers," was inspired by the band's participation in a USO tour through Iraq and Kuwait--are expected to testify before congress on behalf of US war veterans whom the group believes are not receiving adequate medical attention.
May 16, 2001 - Joe Satriani and Steve Vai will revive their periodic G3 tour--so named for its roster of three guitar virtuosos--for a month-long outing that will begin in late June. The tour's latest incarnation will also feature Dream Theater guitarist John Petrucci.