Steve Vai harnesses lick lightning on new single, Zeus In Chains

Steve Vai
(Image credit: Larry DiMarzio)

Steve Vai’s upcoming album Inviolate is merely 15 days away, and the electric guitar virtuoso has helped heighten anticipation with the release of its latest single, Zeus In Chains.

It’s the fourth pre-release single to be unveiled, and follows in the footsteps of previous efforts Candle Power, Knappsack and Little Pretty in throwing up an abundance of classically Vai fretboard fireworks.

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Matt Owen
Senior Staff Writer,

Matt is a Senior Staff Writer, writing for Guitar World, Guitarist and Total Guitar. He has a Masters in the guitar, a degree in history, and has spent the last 16 years playing everything from blues and jazz to indie and pop. When he’s not combining his passion for writing and music during his day job, Matt records for a number of UK-based bands and songwriters as a session musician.