Joe Satriani's Second Axemas LP Coming

Guitar whiz Joe Satriani will release a second Merry Axemas collection,

featuring yuletide guitar songs from former Ozzy Osbourne guitarist Zakk

Wylde, former Journey member Neal Schon, jazz great Al

DiMeola, former Billy Idol sideman Steve Stevens and guitar icon

Ted Nugent performing "Deck the Halls." The album, which is due in

mid-October, is a sequel to last year's effort, which featured Jeff Beck,

Kenny Wayne Shepherd and the Brian Setzer Orchestra.