Joe Satriani has confirmed that Dream Theater’s John Petrucci and Deep Purple’s Steve Morse will join him on a South American edition of the G3 tour.
Confirmed dates so far are:
October 11 - Citibank Hall - Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
October 12 - Credicard Hall - Sao Paulo, Brazil
More shows will be announced soon.
In addition to Petrucci, who has appeared on several G3 tours, previous participants include Steve Lukather, Steve Vai, Eric Johnson, Kenny Wayne Shepherd, Yngwie Malmsteen, Robert Fripp, Paul Gilbert, Uli Jon Roth, Michael Schenker, Adrian Legg, and special guests, including Tony MacAlpine, Johnny Hiland, Morse, Keith More, Chris Duarte, Andy Timmons, Neal Schon, Gary Hoey, Brian May, Billy Gibbons, Johnny A, George Lynch, Patrick Rondat, Herman Li, Alejandro Silva and Eric Sardinas.
The most recent G3 tour was an Australia/New Zealand run featuring Satriani, Steve Vai and Steve Lukather, including a massive set as part of the four-day Bluesfest festival at Byron Bay.