Van Halen

Sammy Hagar: 'Van Halen Will Probably Be on Tour Next Year'

In an interview with Rolling Stone, Sammy Hagar disputed Roth’s claim that Van Halen was “finished” saying “Until Ed or Alex Van Halen die, they’re not finished.”
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The 12 Best Power Ballads of the '80s

From Motley Crue to Def Leppard to Van Halen, hard rock bands loved to slow it down from time to time. Here’s our list of the top 12 power ballads of the 1980s.
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Van Halen's 10 Biggest Hits of All Time

From the moment fans became mesmerized by Eddie Van Halen ’s lightning fast licks, which were highlighted by the two-handed tapping technique he mastered, Van Halen was destined to become one of the all-time greats. Add in a charismatic showman of a singer in David Lee Roth , and the airtight...
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Tool Fan Unwittingly Asks Eddie Van Halen to Take His Picture

Eddie Van Halen went to the Tool concert in LA, where a fan asked the guitar legend to take his picture. See the amazing moment at Staples Center.
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Van Halen's 7 Best Songs of the David Lee Roth Era

There aren’t many more rock ‘n roll fan debates that are more polarizing than the David Lee Roth vs. Sammy Hagar eras of Van Halen . We personally loved them both. Roth has the benefit of being the original, but how many replacement singers could have helped keep the band relevant through the rest...
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David Lee Roth: Van Halen Bandmates Have 'Always Hated' Each Other

It’s no secret that David Lee Roth and his Van Halen bandmates aren’t exactly best friends, but the frontman is now characterizing the relationship in some pretty strong terms. Speaking to comedian Marc Maron on his WTF podcast, Roth said he and brothers Eddie and Alex Van Halen were a mismatch...
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David Lee Roth Reportedly Donated $10,000 To Ex-Van Halen Bassist Michael Anthony's Charity

Although former Van Halen bassist Michael Anthony is no longer playing with the band, a kind gesture from Van Halen vocalist David Lee Roth did briefly reconnect the two former bandmates. A few weeks back, Michael Anthony's newborn grandson, Rex , died due to a very rare heart condition that left...
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David Lee Roth Is Being Terrorized By Stalker

David Lee Roth is being terrorized by a stalker, and he's petrified. In part 1 of a blog post on his website, the Van Halen singer details that a very mysterious, very real person has left "75 stalker phone calls in the last 4 months. All of them at 5:30-6:00 in the morning. All 917 and 301 area...
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20 Years Ago: David Lee Roth Reunites With Van Halen At The MTV VMAs

During the 1996 MTV VMAs, a reunited Van Halen left the remainder of the awards ceremony in the dust. Earlier that year, Sammy Hagar had left Van Halen, which meant that Eddie Van Halen , Alex Van Halen and Michael Anthony were a band without a frontman that was in the middle of recording for a...
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Sammy Hagar Makes Heartfelt Apology To Van Halen

Despite their rocky past, Sammy Hagar has extended an olive branch to his former Van Halen bandmates wishing nothing more than to be friends. Featured in this week's episode of " Oprah : Where Are They Now?" on OWN , a clip shows Hagar addressing the drama that surrounded him and Van Halen after he...
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