Joe Satriani to Reissue ‘Surfing With the Alien’ Without Guitar Solos

The double LP, limited to 3,500 copies, features the remastered original album on one disc, with “Stripped – the Backing Track” versions of each song on the other. It’s set for release on Record Store Day's Black Friday, Nov. 29, with the aim of demonstrating the quality of the songs behind Satriani’s signature lead work.