Joe Satriani, one of rock music’s most renowned guitarists, will release his highly anticipated 14th studio album “Black Swans and Wormhole Wizards” on Monday October 4th, the album dovetails Satriani’s autumn UK tour, which kicks off on Sunday October 17th at the Manchester Apollo. Additional dates include Bristol Colston Hall (Oct 18), London HMV Hammersmith Apollo (Oct 19), Newcastle City Hall (Oct 21), Glasgow Clyde Auditorium (Oct 22) and Birmingham Symphony Hall (Oct 23). For the Album press release:http://www.noblepr.co.uk/Press_Releases/JoeSatriani/album.htm. For the UK Tour press release:http://www.noblepr.co.uk/Press_Releases/kennedy_street/JoeSatriani.html. Joe Satriani has been a worldwide guitar hero since his 1987 breakthrough album, “Surfing With The Alien”. Over 10 million albums sales, 15 Grammy nominations and numerous accolades later, Joe continues to push the envelope of modern rock guitar playing. Last year, Satriani teamed up with Sammy Hagar and Michael Anthony of Van Halen plus Chad Smith (Red Hot Chili Peppers) to form the rock supergroup “Chickenfoot”. Their debut album became a global hit and received gold awards in the US, Canada and Europe, while they were voted “Best New Band” at the 2009 Classic Rock Magazine Awards.