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Van Halen's Debut Album Turns 40

The Billboard Hot 100 in 1978 was dominated by disco. Sure you had the occasional Rolling Stones song run up the charts, but otherwise, it was all about The Bee Gees , Andy Gibb from the Bee Gees , Donna Summer , and oh look: Andy Gibb again.
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Eddie Van Halen

Eddie Van Halen Reportedly Files Lawsuit to Stop Release of Unauthorized Rehearsal Footage

Eddie and his legal team are reportedly heading to court to prevent the sale/screening of the video as well as asking for financial damages.
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Wolfgang Van Halen Messes with Instagram User Posing as Dad Eddie Van Halen

Looks like someone’s posing as Eddie Van Halen, and his son (and Van Halen bassist) Wolfgang Van Halen is not okay with it.
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Sammy Hagar Gives Up "Hope" Of A Van Halen Reunion

It shouldn't come as much of a surprise, but the oft-mentioned, heavily speculated reunion of VAN HALEN with both DAVID LEE ROTH and SAMMY HAGAR will never happen.
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Van Halen in concert at the Amway center in Orlando Florida; with original singer David Lee Roth. The group is on their 2012 North America Tour

WATCH: Wolfgang Van Halen Covers "Eruption" in Honor of its 40th Anniversary

Eddie Van Halen’s iconic instrumental “Eruption” was recorded 40 years ago this weekend, and in honor of the song’s birthday, Wolfgang Van Halen—who’s been with Van Halen since he was just 15—played a flawless rendition of the jam … on the same guitar it was recorded on.
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WATCH: Kids Recreate the Recording of Van Halen's Debut Album in One Day

In just 7 months from its release, Van Halen ’s 1978 self-titled debut album was certified platinum. And in just one day in 2017, the Los Rios Rock School students recorded the entire album in Sunset Sound’s Studio 1—the same room where the original album was recorded.
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Watch Metallica Cover Van Halen's "Runnin' With The Devil" At The Pasadena Rose Bowl

As soon as Metallica's Robert Trujillo dropped the intro bass line to Van Halen's "Runnin' With The Devil," everyone at the Rose Bowl in Pasadena, CA knew they were in for a treat as the metal gods paid tribute to the '70s rock icons in their hometown. And who knew that James Hetfield could hit...
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10-Year-Old Drummer Joins Steel Panther for Van Halen Cover of Hot for Teacher

10-year-old Avery “Drummer” was living the dream at Pittsburgh’s Stage AE on April 14 when he was called on stage to perform a cover of Van Halen ’s “Hot For Teacher” alongside Steel Panther . According to his YouTube channel, his “Can I play ‘Hot For Teacher’?” sign was confiscated upon entry to...
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6 Bands with Sibling Band Members

When it comes to family, we often have more in common with each other than we’d like to admit. That rings especially true with siblings, with whom we may look, act, and sound alike. And as far as sound goes, many siblings recognize that and go on to create incredible music together. In honor of...
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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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