Bewitching .. Yes, it's the right word to describe the appearance of Steve Vai on stage. The genius has bewitched over 2,500 people who packed the Tennis Indoor Senayan, Jakarta on July 22, 2013.
The concert is one leg of 'The Story Of Light Tour 2013' and lasted for two hours. Steve Vai took to the stage and immediately kicked into 'Racing The World" and 'Velorum'. After these two compositions Steve then said hello to the crowd.
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A Steve Vai concert is full of surprises and each band member was given the opportunity to perform a solo and there was plenty of dialogue between Steve and the audience.
In the song 'The Ultra Zone' Steve performed with costumes and futuristic guitar in accordance with the artwork on the album cover 'Ultra Zone'.
The climax occurred when Steve invited two people from the audience to go on stage. Both were invited to make a musical composition on the spot. Steve instructed them to make the beat and melody with their mouths and then one by one the band members followed the beat and the melody came from Steve's roaring guitar.
The set was closed by the song 'For The Love Of God' and instantly made the audience sway hysterically.
For the encore, Steve brought the song 'Tarus Bulba' and Steve said goodbye and thank you in Indonesian.
A wonderful evening and all the crowd were bewitched by Steve Vai.