Steve Vai Guitar Duel Live With Mike Keneally (Originally with Ry Cooder on Film) from “Crossroads” Film. Live in Seoul, Korea 1997.
Frank Zappa said keneally was the only player he knew who could hear a piece once and repeat it! Exactly correct!
Crossroads is a 1986 America musical drama film inspired by the legend of blues musician Robert Johnson. Starring Ralph Macchio, Joe Seneca and Jami Gertz, the film was written by John Fusco and directed by Walter Hill and features an original score by Ry Cooder featuring classical guitar by William Kanengiser and harmonica by Sonny Terry. Steve Vai appears in the film as the devil’s virtuosic guitar player in the climactic guitar duel.