Memories of Eddie Van Halen

His One-Time Roommate Comedian Craig Gass Talks With Dave O'Brien

October 7, 2020
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Guitar great Eddie Van Halen has passed away at the age of 65.


Comedian Craig Gass was Eddie's roommate in 2004, living on Eddie's property in the 5150 recording studio. 


Craig shared memories of Eddie and talked with Dave O'Brien about the surreal experience of getting to personally know the greatest guitarist of our generation. He also shared stories about what kind of a man Eddie was off-stage and shared a great story about a song Eddie wrote for his son Wolfgang Van Halen called "316".