Joe Satriani

Joe Satriani

Joe "Satch" Satriani (born on July 15, 1956, in Westbury, New York and brought up in Carle Place, New York, USA) is an instrumental rock guitarist and teacher, and a recognized virtuoso of the rock guitar. Guitarists Alex Skolnick, Larry Lalonde, Steve Vai, Charlie Hunter and Kirk Hammett were among his students. Satriani often tours as the guitar playing trio G3, usually with Steve Vai. Joe Satriani was inspired to play guitar at age 14 after hearing that Jimi Hendrix had died.

Vintage Magazines with Joe Satriani

Screamer Magazine October 1992

Screamer Magazine October 1992
Issue: October 1992. Featuring: Kiss. Also Included Damn Yankees, Faith No More, Hardline, Joe Satriani, Motorhead, Rhino Bucket, Rollins Band, Saigon Kick, Steelheart, TNT, Suicidal Tendencies, Napalm Death, Scorn and Much More.

Screamer Magazine November 1993

Screamer Magazine November 1993
Issue: November 1993. Featuring: Layne Staley of Alice in Chains. Also Included Ozzy Osbourne, Judas Priest, Green Jelly, VoiVod, Overkill, BulletBoys, Disincarnate, 311 and Much More.

Screamer Magazine March 1993

Screamer Magazine March 1993
Issue: March 1993. Featuring: Ted Nugent and Dave Mustaine. Also Included Arcade, Stone Temple Pilots, Biohazard, DRI, Fear Factory, Metallica, Guns N' Roses and Much More.

Screamer Magazine February 1990

Screamer Magazine February 1990
Issue: February 1990. Featuring: Bang Tango. Also Included Slaughter, The Cult, Lost Boys, Ace Frehley, Gun, Love Hate, Shotgun Messiah and Much More

Screamer Magazine January 1990

Screamer Magazine January 1990
Issue: January 1990. Featuring: The Cult. Also Included Kiss, LA Guns, Mr. Big, Tora Tora, Dangerous Toys, Lord Tracy, Mike Monroe, Raging Slab, Testament, Tim Karr, Voivod, XYZ and Much More.

Screamer Magazine October 1989

Screamer Magazine October 1989
Issue: October 1989. Featuring: LA Guns. Also Included Winger, Mr. Big, Tora Tora, Dangerous Toys, Vain, MSG, Sea Hags, Loudness, Dirty Looks, Killer Dwarfs, Cats in Boots, Kings X, D.A.D.S, Nuclear Assault, Annihilator, Queir Boys, Steve Stevens Atomic Playboys and Much More

Screamer Magazine February 1989

Screamer Magazine February 1989
Issue: February 1989. Featuring: Kiss. Also Included Warrant, Zak Wylde, Keith Richards, Danzig and Much More.

Screamer Magazine May 1988

Screamer Magazine May 1988
Issue: May 1988. Featuring: Poison. Also included Bang Tango, Tuff, Odin, Barren Cross, XYZ, Max Havoc and Much More.

Screamer Magazine March 1988

Screamer Magazine March 1988
Issue: March 1988. Featuring: MSG. Also Included Aerosmith, Dokken, Jailhouse, Lizzy Borden, D'Molls, and Much More.

Articles with Joe Satriani

Joe Satriani to Release Limited Edition Box Set – “Beyond the Supernova”

ONLY 1000 AVAILABLE – PRE-ORDER OPEN NOW  “I’m thrilled to be able to bring to you “Beyond The Supernova” on DVD. ZZ’s stunning film is more than a documentary, it is an artform unto itself and it tells a unique story that only he could have discovered. It’s a raw and revealing, behind the scenes… Read more »


Joe Satriani Announces Newest G4 Experience – January 2019

Joe Satriani has officially unveiled JOE SATRIANI’S G4 EXPERIENCE V5.0: ROCKS THE DESERT, set for January 3-7, 2019 at Hotel Zosa in beautiful Palm Springs, CA. The legendary guitarist’s fifth annual event will boast the most illustrious and diverse roster of special guests instructors in G4 history, including Rock and Roll Hall of Famers Neal… Read more »


JOE SATRIANI Earns Highest Chart Position of his over 30-Year Career

JOE SATRIANI’s 16th studio album, What Happens Next, debuts today at #9 on Billboard’s Top Current Album chart as well as the Top Album Sales Chart. In addition, the album also debuted at #2 on the Billboard Hard Rock Album Chart and at #4 on the Top Rock Album Chart. This new, instrumentally electrifying album… Read more »


Joe Satriani with G3 Tourmates & Santana, Neal Schon +more to Raise Money for North Bay Fire Relief

World-renowned guitarist, and Bay-Area resident, JOE SATRIANI announces a fundraising auction, set to launch this Sunday, January 14th, at the Fox Theater in Oakland, CA to benefit the North Bay Fire Relief in Sonoma County.  The online auction will be live for one week, with bidding ending on January 21st (http://g3tour.com/norcal-fire-relief) The auction will feature autographed collectible guitars from JOE as… Read more »


Joe Satriani Joins Phil Collen, Warren DiMartini & Paul Gilbert for G4 Experience

JOE SATRIANI announces special guests Phil Collen [Def Leppard], Warren DiMartini [Ratt], and Paul Gilbert joining him for the 2017 G4 Experience: Surfing with the Alien 30th Anniversary. The event is July 24-28 at Asilomar Center in Carmel, CA. About this year’s camp, SATRIANI says, “I’m thrilled to have guitarists Phil Collen and Warren DiMartini… Read more »


Joe Satriani Announces Joe Satriani’s G4 Experience 2017: Surfing With The Alien 30th Anniversary

JOE SATRIANI reveals the details for Joe Satriani’s G4 Experience: Surfing with the Alien 30th Anniversary July 24-28 at Asilomar Center in Carmel, CA. Packages are available at the camp’s official site starting today— http://g4experience.com/ For its fourth installment, the G4 Experience enjoys a game-changing and historic first. The camp will celebrate the writing, recording,… Read more »


JOE SATRIANI Announces Exclusive Fan Contest During 2016 Tour…Details Here:

Los Angeles, CA – January 6, 2016   As the New Year kicks off, JOE SATRIANI is gearing up to launch his career retrospective “Surfing to Shockwave” Tour on February 25th in Seattle, WA. The 48-date tour will be celebrating “30 Years of Mind-Bending Guitar Daredevilry”; a phrase coined in a June 2014 career-defining retrospective feature… Read more »


Joe Satriani & Robin DiMaggio Release “Music Without Words” – To Benefit UNICEF

(Los Angeles, CA) World-renowned guitarist, JOE SATRIANI and United Nations Musical Director ROBIN DIMAGGIO, recently teamed up to compose a new song entitled, “Music Without Words” set for a digital release on November 4th.  A portion of all proceeds raised from downloads and streams will be donated to support UNICEF, the United Nations Children’s Fund. The song was first unveiled… Read more »


Joe Satriani Announces “Surfing to Shockwave” 2016 Career Retrospective Tour…

In 1986 JOE SATRIANI released his first solo album through Relativity Records, “Not of This Earth”.  Fast-forward to this year when SATRIANI released his 15th solo album, “Shockwave Supernova” to critical acclaim.  To mark this major milestone anniversary, SATRIANI will bring to life the “Surfing to Shockwave” 2016 Tour, an evening spotlighting his 30-year career…. Read more »


Photos – Benefit For Cliff – Steve Vai, Joe Satriani – Wiltern, L.A. 6-12-15