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  1. Write Now: Front Man Makes Being On Stage Look EasyRead the original story

    Yesterday | The Post-Journal, Jamestown New York

    ... was very charismatic and definitely made the audience part of the show was David Lee Roth. During his prime with Van Halen, he was smiling, and always had some quip to make one think. MTV was very good to Roth. MTV was also very good to Steven ...

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  2. In-N-Out, Whataburger fail antibiotics report cardRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | SFGate

    ... longtime fan of drag racing, invested in the Irwindale Drag Strip, and sold burgers to fans at concession stands. Van Halen's 1986 album 5150 was reportedly fueled by In-N-Out. In an interview for the book " In-N-Out: A Behind-the-Counter Look at ...

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  3. "Mirroring" Fretboard Shapes 12 Frets Higher with TapsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 16 | Guitar World

    ... tapping is a highly useful technique for playing fast, fluid phrases that quickly move across the fretboard. Eddie Van Halen thrust the technique into the limelight with his tapping tour de force, "Eruption," released in 1978 on Van Halen, and ever ...

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  4. Jimi Hendrix's 'Electric Ladyland' Turns 50 - A Look BackRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 16 | WWBN-FM Burton

    ... has influenced nearly every guitarist and guitar-based band who has followed. Tony Iommi, Jimmy Page, Eddie Van Halen, Carlos Santana, Zakk Wylde, Flea, Jack White, Kirk Hammett, Slash, Chrissie Hynde of the Pretenders, The Edge, Dave Mustaine, ...

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  5. Work hard, play hard: Life lessons from Sammy HagarRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 15 | Iol.co.za

    You probably know Sammy Hagar as a music legend, either from his solo career or as a longtime frontman for Van Halen. What you might not know: The gravel-voiced 70-year-old is also an impressive business titan, with successful ventures ranging from spirits to restaurants.

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  6. In-N-Out wants to remain 'unique' in the WestRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 11 | SFGate

    ... longtime fan of drag racing, invested in the Irwindale Drag Strip, and sold burgers to fans at concession stands. Van Halen's 1986 album 5150 was reportedly fueled by In-N-Out. In an interview for the book " In-N-Out: A Behind-the-Counter Look at ...

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  7. Listen to a New Jason Becker Song, "Valley of Fire,"...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 10 | Guitar World

    ... the world, the young virtuoso became the guitarist for David Lee Roth, following in the huge footsteps of Eddie Van Halen and Steve Vai. He wrote and recorded with Roth for the former Van Halen frontman's third solo album, A Little Ain't Enough and ...

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  8. Diamond David Lee Roth Turns 64 TodayRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 10 | KLZZ-FM Saint Cloud

    Say what you want about Diamond Dave but he was a heck of a front man for Van Halen. Sadly, his performance skills have diminished a bit as he ages.

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  9. Why October 4th Matters In Rock HistoryRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Oct 7 | The Bear Rocks

    ... started a four-week run at the top of the album chart with their first No. 1 record Green River . - In 1996, Van Halen announced that former Extreme singer Gary Cherone would replace Sammy Hagar as the band's new frontman. - And in 2013, Nothing ...

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  10. Rock a na roll meets ska at Sammy Hagara s High Tide Beach Party, Oct. 6 in Huntington BeachRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 2 | The Daily Breeze

    ... some Chickenfoot, obviously," referring to the supergroup he founded in 2008 after a long solo career and fronting Van Halen in the 1980s and '90s. Raised in Fontana, Hagar said Huntington was one of his go-to beaches as a kid when he and his ...

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  11. This eclectic place is home to a family of five (plus three guinea pigs).Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 2 | Washingtonian.com

    ... create what Heather calls a "gathered and eclectic" look, a cozy spot for a family of five (plus guinea pigs Eddie Van Halen , Humphrey Bogart , and Harry Pawter ). Who lives there: Heather; Dave; children Jack, Charlotte, and Hudson; and guinea ...

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  12. Toto's Steve Lukather Holds to No Line in Wild MemoirRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 2 | Houston Press

    ... "Dirty Laundry." And most famously, the first famous notes/riff on Michael Jackson's "Beat It" (though Eddie Van Halen handles the even more famous solo). That's even him playing the screeching, ear-splitting work on screen mimed by Tommy Chong that ...

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  13. Premiere: Finding Beauty in Chaos With Goth-Industrial EnsembleRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 27 | LA Weekly

    A number of prestigious musicians are featured on the hauntingly heavy and beautiful record, including The Mission's Wayne Hussey, The Cure's Simon Gallup, Ministry's Al Jourgensen, and Michael Aston and Dirk Doucette of Gene Loves Jezebel, plus some less obvious names: Ice-T, Robin Zander of Cheap Trick, Michael Anthony of Van Halen and Pando of A Flock of Seagulls. "I look at this as an evolving entity that I am the 'curator.'

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  14. Beauty in Chaos Release Man of Faith feat. Wayne HusseyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 26 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... Offspring ), dUg Pinnick ( Kings X ), ICE-T( Body Count ), Michael Aston ( Gene Loves Jezebel ), Michael Anthony ( Van Halen ), Dirk Doucette ( Gene Loves Jezebel ), Ashton Nyte (The Awakening), Pando ( A Flock of Seagulls ), Evi Vine ( Evi Vine ), ...

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  15. 'Monsters of Rock' concert with tributes to Metallica and others in PatchogueRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 25 | Newsday

    Monsters are invading Patchogue - the musical kind. Four tribute bands are taking on the personas of Metallica, Dokken, the Scorpions and Van Halen for a Sept.

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  16. Worcester rocker Jimmy D'Angelo leaves five-decade musical legacyRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 24 | Worcester Telegram & Gazette

    ... last few days and late Saturday he took a turn for the worse. He was 65. Besides being Worcester's answer to Eddie Van Halen, D'Angelo was a legendary guitar virtuoso in his own right. And despite a few missed opportunities, including being courted ...

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  17. Spanish guitarist Benise brings 'Fuego! Spirit of Spain' tour to StocktonRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Sep 22 | RecordNET

    ... He got his first guitar at age 11 and like a lot of kids in the '80s, played in garage bands doing covers of Eddie Van Halen and trying to be the next Jimi Hendrix. “We played Whisky, places on Sunset, but I just didn't enjoy it,” said ...

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  18. Riffer Madness: Dimebag Darrell on HarmonicsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 21 | Guitar World

    ... you can make harmonics happen. You can induce 'em with your pick (pinch harmonics), you can tap 'em like Eddie Van Halen does sometimes (tap or touch harmonics) or you can get 'em by lightly resting one of your left-hand fingers on a string and then ...

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  19. Mourners say goodbye to car builder CoddingtonRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 21 | Laguna Niguel News

    ... a job," Connie said. "He made a giant difference in her life." Mourners included Michael Anthony of the rock band Van Halen. He met Coddington in 1994 while seeking advice on a problem he ran into while building a truck. Besides his wife, Coddington ...

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  20. Beauty In Chaos Present Video For STORM ft. Ashton Nyte Off Debut LPRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 19 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... Offspring ), dUg Pinnick ( Kings X ), ICE-T( Body Count ), Michael Aston ( Gene Loves Jezebel ), Michael Anthony ( Van Halen ), Dirk Doucette ( Gene Loves Jezebel ), Pando ( A Flock of Seagulls ), Evi Vine ( Evi Vine ), Betsy Martin ( Caterwaul / ...

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