Iron City Rocks

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Episode 170 – Steve Vai

In Episode 170 we catch Steve Vai for an interview on the road and discuss his new album The Story Of Light, his new Mothership Studio and his own record label Favored Nations.

We talk with guitarist, teacher and author German Schauss about his career, growing up in Germany, his classical background, his approach to the classical works and his own compositions as well.


We round our our guitar-centric episode talking with accomplished jazz/rock guitarist Jane Getter.  Jane talks to us in detail about what drew her to jazz music initially, her training to learn the craft, her time as a member of the Saturday Night Live Band and much more.


In the latest install mend of the Woodshed (brought to us by Avalon Beat) we introduce you to Modes.  Here are the reference pages: