Legendary guitarist STEVE VAI received the prestigious Les Paul Award at the 27th annual Technical Excellence & Creativity Awards on January 20th. The special event took place in Anaheim, CA as part of the NAMM 2012 and was co-presented by the TEC Foundation For Excellence In Audio.
Footage of Vai performing the JIMI HENDRIX classic ‘Foxy Lady’ with guitarist ORIANTHI (ALICE COOPER) at the soundcheck for the TEC Awards is available below. Bass and vocals were performed by Will Lee.
Vai and Orianthi have a history,having performed together on the instrumental track ‘Highly Strung’, featured on Orianthi’s debut album from 2009. Check it out here.