A Very Special Donation from Steve Vai
A true collectors guitar, donated to Stars Guitars by GuitarWorld magazine and the legendary Steve Vai. "Carmen", a one of a kind Ibanez prototype from 2010, was part of Vai's personal guitar collection. Steve last used "Carmen" while recording "The Duke", Joe Jackson's tribute to Duke Ellington and on various demo items in 2012.
Steve Vai has released eight solo albums and has won three Grammy Awards. At the age of fourteen, Steve trained under the guidance of Joe Satriani. Together they have toured and recorded many times under the moniker, G3. He has also been a member of Frank Zappa's Band and has toured and recorded with David Lee Roth and Whitesnake.
This guitar is up for auction during the 2013 Stars Guitars event!