Joe Satriani’s 15th studio album, “Shockwave Supernova”, has earned the multi-Grammy-nominated guitarist his highest U.S. chart position of his career. The CD debuted on Billboard’s Top 200 Current Albums Chart at No. 19, the highest debut of his 30-year career, topping his former highest, 1992’s “The Extremist”, which hit No. 22 on its debut. In addition, the album also debuted at No. 3 on the Billboard Rock chart and ranks as the highest charting all-instrumental rock album on Billboard’s Top 200 in the Soundscan era.
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