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A fast blast of today's top headlines with occasional interviews and special reports with Newsweek's pod director, Jesse Edwards.

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A fast blast of today's top headlines with occasional interviews and special reports with Newsweek's pod director, Jesse Edwards.

    Unleashing Creative Infinity (Feat. Steve Vai)

    Unleashing Creative Infinity (Feat. Steve Vai)

    On this episode of Newsweek Radio, guitar virtuoso Steve Vai takes listeners on an insightful journey through his musical evolution and mentorship. He shares pivotal moments with mentors like Bill Westcott, Joe Satriani, and Frank Zappa, highlighting how they shaped his understanding of music theory and its application to the guitar. Vai reminisces about his groundbreaking album "Passion and Warfare," recounting the challenges of its creation and its unexpected success. Beyond his musical prowess, he delves into the profound aspects of creativity, spirituality, and the battle between ego and authentic self-expression. Throughout the conversation, Vai's reflections offer a unique glimpse into the mindset of a musician who transcends the boundaries of technical mastery to embrace the deeper essence of artistry and personal growth.




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    Beyond Competition: The Art of Guitar (Feat. Eric Johnson)

    Beyond Competition: The Art of Guitar (Feat. Eric Johnson)

    Grammy award winning solo guitarist Eric Johnson stops by Newsweek Radio to talk about his music and the 2024 G3 reunion tour with Joe Satriani and Steve Vai. Go HERE for tour information.

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    Godfather of Guitar Gods (Feat. Joe Satriani)

    Godfather of Guitar Gods (Feat. Joe Satriani)

    Legendary guitar virtuoso Joe Satriani stops by Newsweek radio to discuss the G3 reunion tour featuring the original lineup of himself, Eric Johnson, and Steve Vai. We also talk about Rolling Stone Magazine's list of the greatest 250 guitar players of all time, and so much more! Click HERE for tour information.

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    McGruff the Crime Dog Sings! (And Other NWR Updates)

    McGruff the Crime Dog Sings! (And Other NWR Updates)

    We're back in the saddle with Newsweek Radio and Podcast updates, upcoming guests, and we look back at McGruff the Crime Dog's short singing career from an album that sent mixed messages to children about drugs.

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    Jimmy Fallon, Paqui Chip Death, and Age Limits in DC

    Jimmy Fallon, Paqui Chip Death, and Age Limits in DC

    Today's top (and bottom) headlines from Newsweek.com and beyond!

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    A Human Hamster, the Zombie Apocalypse, and Trump to Take the Stand

    A Human Hamster, the Zombie Apocalypse, and Trump to Take the Stand

    A fast blast of today's top headlines from Newsweek.com and beyond!

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