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Eddie Van Halen Calls Wolfgang’s Album ‘Important,’ Says He’d ‘Love To’ Make Another Van Halen Record

If Wolfgang Van Halen's upcoming album isn't a hit, it certainly won't be due to a lack of effort on his dad's part.

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Van Halen Announces TV Appearance Next Week Jimmy Kimmel

Van Halen has announced their new world tour to start on July 5th and to make a big splash on TV and announce the North American leg, the band announced their first TV appearance with original lead singer David Lee Roth. Wait till you hear what they are going to do.

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Would You Like To Sound Like Eddie Van Halen? Watch Him Explain His Gear And Play

 

So many people would love to play like Eddie Van Halen. Eddie knows that and has tried to make gear he likes and that people want to play. He is always pushing the envelope with his equipment. His EVH line has followed his changing tastes.

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Van Halen Dress Rehearsal At The Forum
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How did Eddie Van Halen Invent A Whole New Guitar, Listen To This Smithsonian Interview

Eddie Van Halen is credited with influencing music, bands, and the way the guitar was played. Not many people are aware of the influence he had on the making of guitars, and amps. He wired his own guitar, painted it, and now with his own line of guitars and amps he finally has what he wants to play.

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Eddie Van Halen Doesn’t Know Where David Lee Roth Is Living

The guitarist revealed that he is unaware of his lead singer's current whereabouts.

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Eddie Van Halen’s Sold-Out Smithsonian Talk Will Be Streamed

Nobody else is getting into Eddie Van Halen's already sold-out talk about his life, music and career at the Smithsonian National Museum of American History in Washington D.C. on Feb. 12 -- but that doesn't mean you have to miss it.

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Van Halen And Kool & The Gang Perform At The Staples Center
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Why Did Van Halen Owe 2 Million Dollars After Selling 1 Million Records, What Is The Motown Deal

I found this string of interviews so interesting. Not only am I a huge Van Halen fan, but I love hearing the stories when they first started and when they were hungry and poor. They were regular guys trying to make good music and wanting a record deal.

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Van Halen Dress Rehearsal At The Forum
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Why Was It So Hard To Play Cover Songs For Van Halen, David Lee Roth Finds Out

Van Halen has always insisted they have a "brown sound", the nice part is, no one can sound like them, but they also had trouble playing cover songs early in their career.

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The History of Eddie Van Halen and Keyboards

Even the great ones get things wrong sometimes.

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Watch Rayman’s 5 Favorite Guitar Solos [VIDEO]

I've loved guitar solos ever since I watched McGuinn of the Byrds pick his twelve string Rickenbacker, and Zal Yanofsky of the Lovin Spoonful play a screamin solo, then fall off the stage into the crowd and not miss a note

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Freaky Fast Friday Favorite Five, Chris Allen’s Favorite Guitar Players

This weeks Freaky Fast Friday Favorite Five is going to be a strange one. I put a couple of really good guitar players in there that I have seen, and one that did something so different during the 80s that he needs to be in the conversation.

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Eddie Van Halen Recalls ‘1984’ Battles With Producer

"Ted just didn't see eye to eye with the way I looked at things. That was my whole premise for building the studio."

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