Joe Satriani, one of rock musicâ€™s most renowned electric guitarists, has announced that his highly anticipated 14th studio album â€œBlack Swans and Wormhole Wizardsâ€ is to be released in the UK on Monday October 4th by Epic records.
The album release dovetails Satchâ€™s autumn UK tour, which kicks off on October 17th at the Manchester Apollo.
Joe Satriani has been a worldwide guitar hero since his 1987 breakthrough album, â€œSurfing With The Alienâ€.
Over 10-million albums sales, 15 Grammy nominations and numerous accolades later, Joe continues to push the envelope of modern rock guitar playing.
In 2009 Satriani teamed up with Sammy Hagar and Michael Anthony of Van Halen plus Chad Smith (Red Hot Chili Peppers) to form Chickenfoot.
Their debut album became a global hit and received gold awards in the US, Canada and Europe, while Classic Rock Magazine voted them Best New Band of 2009.