Originally Posted by Malkav
With regards to Ibanez and the Steve Vai agreement, did John Petrucci ever have a seven string signature?
I know I saw him playing Ibanez 7s and I fell in love with the black and white picasso one, but I can't recall ever seeing a 7 on offer in the catalogue...
Can anyone maybe clarify the Vai thing a little more, is it a profit sharing thing or a legal bind to prevent other 7s or just a licensing thing for him being accredited with the first production 7s?
I don't think Petrucci did, and I really don't know how Vai could have some kind of deal for exclusivity, but I can see it happening, somehow. I don't know what the ...., man