Van Halen

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

Smile for Eddie Van Halen ! A fan at a Tool concert did exactly that, but what he didn’t know was who was holding the phone. Eddie was one of the thousands of people in L.A. who traveled to Staples Center this week to watch one of hard rock’s most intriguing bands. After Tool played their final...
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Eddie Van Halen Flies to Germany for Throat Cancer Treatments: Report

Eddie Van Halen was declared cancer-free in 2002 after having a third of his tongue removed, but he has been flying to Germany to get treatment for throat cancer for some time, according to a new report by TMZ. The celebrity site has sources who say the 64-year-old has been receiving radiation...
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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 Announces Vegas Residency

Sin City will be David Lee Roth ’s paradise for nine nights in early 2020. The Van Halen frontman has just announced a new residency in Las Vegas. Diamond Dave and his band will set up shop at the House of Blues on select dates in January and March. David Lee Rock: ROCKS VEGAS promises a monster 26...
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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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Did You Spot the Van Halen Songs in These Movies?

Whether you’re a movie buff or not, we’re guessing you’ve seen at least one movie with Van Halen on its soundtrack. Seriously. You’d be surprised to find out just how many movies included clips of the band’s songs. While some of the scenes including Van Halen’s music are glaringly obvious, others...
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WATCH: Michael Anthony Performs Van Halen Classics

Michael Anthony was honored with the "Icon Of The Year" award at this year's Rockgodz Hall Of Fame at Hard Rock Live in Las Vegas. During his acceptance speech, he told the crowd: "In 1977, four guys were signed by Warner Brothers Records and we all had a big dream to play the music we love making...
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Eddie Van Halen Discusses Mr. Holland's Opus Foundation (Video)

In a new video interview (below), Eddie Van Halen discusses his work with Mr. Holland's Opus Foundation. The video was part of a presentation piece shown at the recent Americans For The Arts gala in New York City, honoring the Foundation with the National Music Education Award. (Photo by USA Today)
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5 Fun Facts To Celebrate Sammy Hagar's Birthday

The Red Rocker turns 69 today. Let's celebrate with 5 fun facts about Sammy Hagar. 1. He began his musical career as a member of the Seventies heavy-metal band, Montrose (named after its guitarist Ronnie Montrose). Hagar left the group in 1975 because of tensions created by his wild style of guitar...
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