Steve Vai ‎– Various Artists: Archives Vol. 4

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Light Without Heat ‎– LWH 1004-2
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1 Whitesnake Sweet Lady Luck
Backing Vocals – Tommy FunderburkBass – Rudy SarzoDrums – Tommy AldridgeGuitar – Steve VaiProducer – Keith Olsen, Mike ClinkVocals – David CoverdaleWritten-By – Adrian Vandenberg, David Coverdale
4:33
2 Chick Corea Elektric Band* vs. Steve Vai's Monsters The Rumble
Arranged By [Rhythm Arrangement Assistance By] – David Weckl*, Simon PhillipsArranged By, Music By [Additional Music Segments] – Chick Corea, David Pack, David Paich, John DicksonBass [Chick Corea Elektric Band] – James Earl*Bass [Steve Vai's Monsters] – John Pena*Drums [Chick Corea Elektric Band] – David Weckl*Drums [Steve Vai's Monsters] – Simon PhillipsEffects [Sound Effects] – Robert GrieveEngineer – Allen SidesExecutive Producer – Michael GreeneGuitar [Chick Corea Elektric Band] – Frank GambaleGuitar [Steve Vai's Monsters] – Steve VaiKeyboards [Rhodes], Synthesizer [Chick Corea Elektric Band] – Chick CoreaOther [Supervising Executive] – James BerkPercussion [Chick Corea Elektric Band] – Joe PorcaroPercussion [Steve Vai's Monsters] – Lenny CastroProducer, Arranged By, Other [Conceived By] – David PackSaxophone [Chick Corea Elektric Band] – Eric MarienthalSynthesizer [Steve Vai's Monsters] – David Paich, Greg PhillinganesWritten-By – Leonard Bernstein
8:01
3 Public Image Limited Ease
Bass – Bill LaswellDrums – Ginger BakerGuitar – Nicky Skopelitis, Steve VaiProducer – Bill Laswell, John LydonVocals – John LydonWritten-By – Jebin Bruni, John Lydon
8:08
4 Public Image Limited Home
Bass – Bill LaswellDrums – Ginger BakerGuitar – Nicky Skopelitis, Steve VaiProducer – Bill Laswell, John LydonVocals – Steve VaiWritten-By – Bill Laswell, John Lydon
5:38
5 Western Vacation Western Vacation
Arranged By [Co-arranging] – Bob Harris, Chris Frazier, Jac MihanovicArranged By [Vocals] – Bob HarrisBacking Vocals – Suzannah HarrisBass – Jac MihanovicDrums, Percussion – Chris FrazierGuitar [Long Solo] – Reckless FableGuitar, Performer [Coyboys], Performer [First Solo] – Martin SchwartzKeyboards, Backing Vocals – Tommy MarsLead Vocals, Backing Vocals – Bob HarrisMastered By – John MatousekMastered By [Assistance] – Paul LevyMixed By – Martin Schwartz, Paul LevyPerformer [Cowboys] – Mike O'Brien (2)Producer, Arranged By – Martin SchwartzRecorded By – Paul LevySaxophone – Ric CunninghamWritten-By – Martin Schwartz
8:15
6 Gregg Bissonette Noah's Ark
Backing Vocals – Matt BissonetteGuitar – Steve VaiLead Vocals, Drums – Gregg BissonetteWritten-By – Matt Bissonette
6:11
7 Unknown Artist Drifting
Arranged By [Orchestral, With] – Eddie KramerArranged By [Orchestral] – Joe MardinBass – Billy CoxDrums – Tony BeardGuitar – Hiram BullockGuitar [Lead] – Steve VaiOrchestra – The London Metropolitan OrchestraOrchestrated By, Conductor – Joe MardinRecorded By – Brian Sperber, Eddie KramerRecorded By [Assisted By] – Jamie*Recorded By [Orchestra Assistance] – Will (24)Recorded By [Orchestra] – Mike Ross-TrevorVibraphone [Vibes] – Dave SamuelsVocals – Corey GloverWritten-By – Jimi Hendrix
4:01
8 Unknown Artist Bold As Love
Arranged By – Eddie Kramer, Joe MardinBass – Bob DaisleyDrums – Tony Williams*Guitar – Steve VaiOrchestra – The London Metropolitan OrchestraOrchestrated By, Conductor – Joe MardinRecorded By – Eddie Kramer, Rail RogutRecorded By [Orchestra Assistance] – Will (24)Recorded By [Orchestra] – Mike Ross-TrevorVocals – Paul Rogers*Written-By – Jimi Hendrix
5:08
9 Bob Harris There's Still Hope
Guitar – Steve VaiPercussion – Billy JamesVocals, Keyboards, Trumpet – Bob HarrisWritten-By – Bob Harris
6:46
10 Bob Harris Autumn In Nepal
Keyboards, Vocals – Bob HarrisPercussion – Billy JamesRecorder, Performer [Blue Moon] – Tommy MarsSitar [Electric] – Steve VaiWritten-By – Bob Harris
8:21
11 Alice Cooper (2) Feed My Frankenstein
Backing Vocals [British Gang] – Ian RIchardson, Mick Wilson, Nick ColerBacking Vocals [West Coast Gang] – Cali*, Gary Falcone, Mike Finnegan*, Shaun Murphy, Sherwood Ball, Stan Bush, Terry WoodBass – Nikki SixxDrums – Mickey CurryEngineer [Assistant] – Brian ScheubleGuitar – Joe Satriani, Stef Burns, Steve VaiKeyboards – John Webster, Robert BaileyLead Vocals – Alice Cooper (2)Producer – Peter CollinsRecorded By – Paul NorthfieldWritten-By – Alice Cooper (2), Ian Richardson, Mark Manning, Nick Coler
4:34
12 Unknown Artist Der Holle Rache (Queen Of The Night)
Arranged By – Clif MagnessDrums – Josh FreeseEngineer – Clif Magness, Francis BuckleyExecutive Producer – Carol Bayer SagerGuitar – Steve VaiKeyboards, Guitar, Percussion, Programmed By [Synthesizer] – Clif MagnessMixed By – Francis BuckleyProducer – Clif MagnessSoprano Vocals – Lori StinsonWritten-By – Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
3:00
13 Lilly* Gone
Performer [Everything Else] – Steve VaiProducer – Steve VaiVocals – Lilly*Written-By – Lilly*, Steve Vai
2:25

Credits

  • Artwork By [Art Direction] – Priscila Bara, Steve Vai
  • Artwork By [Original Cover Art] – Ciruelo Cabral
  • Mastered ByNeil Citron

Notes

The fifth installment of Steve Vai - The Secret Jewel Box.

Track 1: Whitesnake B-side for the single "Fool For Your Lovin'"
Track 2: Recorded entirely live with Chick Corea's Elektric band and Steve Vai's Monsters in a musical "face-off" at Oceanway Studio 1 in Hollywood in February '95.
Tracks 3 and 4: From Public Image Ltd.* - Album (1985).
Track 5: Recorded at Stucco Blue Studios and Sunset Sound. Mixed at Stucco Blue Studios. Mastered at Hitsville.
Track 6: Drums and bass recorded at Mad Hatter Studios. Guitar recorded at The Mothership.
Track 7: From Various - In From The Storm - The Music Of Jimi Hendrix. Recorded at Electric lady Studios, New York. Additional recording at The Mothership. Orchestra recorded at Whitfield Street Studios, London.
Track 8: From Various - In From The Storm - The Music Of Jimi Hendrix. Recorded at Oceanway Studios, Los Angeles. Additional recording at The Mothership. Orchestra recorded at Whitfield Street Studios, London.
Tracks 9 and 10: From Bob Harris - The Great Nostalgia (1986).
Track 11: From Alice Cooper (2) - Hey Stoopid.
Track 12: From "Angelica", a compliation album that pairs rock artists with classical performers. Written for the opera The Magic Flute. Listed as just "Queen Of The Night" on the back.
Track 13: Featuring Steve Vai's sister, Lillian.

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