a real band.
However, that's only because, due to some legal quirk, in order to retain the name and branding of the band they must tour / create records.
The band members are actually famous actors / voice actors (the bassist works on The Simpsons!) but they're all very
It's like Satriani himself has said; in order to play that badly you need to know how to play superbly! haha He (jokingly perhaps) listed Tuffnel as his guitar hero in a Guitarist magazine mini-review. That was a coupla years ago tho. I guess he really is a fan if he's played with them
I've got the first film on DVD, and it's superb with lots of extras.
Can anyone tell me if the second film is any good? I've seen the DVD for sale and the extras are non-existant..
Also, just remembered that they played at the Tribute to Freddy concert in the 90's, and I believe they actually did
have a genuine technical difficulty with Tuffnel's amp, tho most ppl probably assumed they were taking the p*ss