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  1. Steve Vaiat Paramount TheatreRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | The Austin Chronicle

    Six-string demon of apocryphal Eighties blues fiction Crossroads , Steve Vai first earned his stripes touring in Frank Zappa's band before simultaneously launching a solo career and playing lead guitar on David Lee Roth's Eat 'Em & Smile and Skyscraper . His gonzo guitar squeals on "Yankee Rose" and harmonic dive bombs on "Shyboy" rival, if not surpass, Eddie Van Halen's best fretwork.

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  2. Today's EventsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | The Austin Chronicle

    ... . His gonzo guitar squeals on "Yankee Rose" and harmonic dive bombs on "Shyboy" rival, if not surpass, Eddie Van Halen's best fretwork. 1990's Passion and Warfare cemented his status in the guitar hierarchy. Third annual three-night showcase of ...

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  3. Dr. MiNT, "Down To One" from Voice In The Void (2016): Something Else! exclusive streamRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Something Else! Reviews

    ... the roof. "Down To One" - premiering in the stream above - is a frantic Frankenstein of Coltrane's "Countdown" and Van Halen's "Eruption." Drum 'n' bass stuttering beats brings a 21st century twist to this timeless thrill of chops gliding over an ...

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  4. Sammy Hagar: "Here's How I Met Eddie Van Halen"Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 30 | Guitar World

    He recently got together with another automobile aficionado-Jay Leno-to talk about his collection for the premiere episode of Jay Leno's Garage . While showing Leno the 1982 Ferrari 512BB he used for the "I Can't Drive 55" music video, Hagar recalled how the car played a role in his meeting Eddie Van Halen and, eventually, joining Van Halen.

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  5. Lauren Graham compares Gilmore Girls to Donald Trump?Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 25 | NME

    ... he seventh season without creator Amy Sherman-Palladino to "when David Lee Roth was replaced as the lead singer of Van Halen."

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  6. Review: MXR Phase 95 PedalRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 30 | Guitar World

    ... more aggressive and swooshy as you turn up the speed. Once you engage the Script toggle on this setting, it's all Van Halen from here. It's the second half, tapping section of "Eruption" where the phasing is incredibly rich, and builds with ...

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  7. Queensrÿche rises to metal supremacy again after a departed singer and some legal woesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 30 | Charleston City Paper

    ... replaced by another and their commercial success isn't disturbed (as when Sammy Hagar replaced David Lee Roth in Van Halen), there are inevitably vocal fans and critics who firmly refuse to recognize the new regime (as when Gary Cherone replaced ...

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  8. Lauren Graham to publish book recounting time as a Gilmore Girlsa s LorelaiRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 29 | NME

    ... seventh season without creator Amy Sherman-Palladino to "when David Lee Roth was replaced as the lead singer of Van Halen." Elsewhere in the book, the actress discusses facing sexism and ageism in Hollywood, recalling having once been asked to take ...

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  9. Lauren Graham's new book is all about 'Gilmore Girls'Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 29 | USA Today

    ... seventh season without creator Amy Sherman-Palladino to "when David Lee Roth was replaced as the lead singer of Van Halen." Graham also writes about dating in Hollywood and being in a relationship with her Parenthood co-star Peter Krause, sharing ...

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  10. Metallica determined to keep the flame alive with Hardwired...to Self-DestructRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Nov 27 | Manawatu Evening Standard

    ... the band toward the future at a moment when many of its idols and peers are flaming out. In the last year, Van Halen played what might have been its final gig with singer David Lee Roth, Motorhead's Lemmy Kilmister died from cancer at age 70, and ...

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  11. Metallica's Top 10 Greatest Riffs: 'Enter Sandman,' 'Master of Puppets' & BeyondRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 25 | Billboard

    ... brain upside down with juxtaposing heaviness. Around 5:46, the clean (yet walloping) solo is up there with Eddie Van Halen's work on "Eruption." This instrumental, also off of 1986's Master of Puppets , is a spotlight on the band's impeccable ...

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  12. Air guitar with a heroRead the original story

    Thursday Nov 24 | Sheffield Star

    ... Steve, described as one of the UK's most influential guitarists and the inspiration for rock stars including Eddie Van Halen and Brian May, presented a cheque for cash raised from Rotherham Rocked, penned by security manager Martin Hudson, who wrote ...

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  13. Feature / 10 hours agoThe 10 most American songs ever: a Classic Rock Thanksgiving samplerRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 24 | Metal Hammer

    ... and Evel Knievel and action movies... and rock'n'roll. In 1986 David Lee Roth found himself untethered from Van Halen and to celebrate, he wrote a song about wanting to have sex with America. The whole country. All at once. And that's pretty much ...

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  14. Sammy Hagar Says the Van Halen Brothers 'Haven't Made an Effort to Be Friendly'Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 23 | KLZZ-FM Saint Cloud

    Recent rumors have Sammy Hagar and Michael Anthony returning to the Van Halen lineup in time for a 2017 tour - but Hagar says his icy relationship with the Van Halen brothers still hasn't thawed. Hagar offered his perspective during a recent appearance on Eddie Trunk's Trunk Nation show , insisting he has "no idea" where he stands with his former bandmates.

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  15. Today in Music News 11.22.16Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 22 | KLZZ-FM Saint Cloud

    ... Sammy said "with this collection, I wanted to revisit the music which would come to redefine my career post Van Halen ,". Alan White, drummer of Yes , just gave Yes fans a glimmer of hope for new music. White said chances are pretty good that there ...

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  16. STOP Foodborne Illness hosts Holiday Benefit Honoring Three Food...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 22 | 24-7 Press Release

    ... National League MVP Kris Bryant; a guitar signed by musical legend Paul McCartney; another guitar signed by Eddie Van Halen; Robert De Niro memorabilia, and more. These keepsakes make great last minute holiday gifts for friends and family and can ...

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  17. Sammy Hagar Releases New Solo Compilation Featuring Highlights from Post-Van Halen CareerRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 21 | KTGL-FM Lincoln

    Sammy Hagar has just released a new solo compilation titled This Is Sammy Hagar - When the Party Started, Volume One , which takes a look at the music he's made since parting ways with Van Halen in the late 1990s. The 14-track album focuses on his work with his longtime backing group The Wabos , and includes such tunes as "Stand Up," "Serious Juju," "Ten 13" and "Halfway to Memphis."

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  18. Today in Music News 11.21.16Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 21 | KLZZ-FM Saint Cloud

    ... racks. Sammy said "with this collection, I wanted to revisit the music which would come to redefine my career post Van Halen ,".

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  19. Book Review: Thomas Dolby's "The Speed of Sound: Breaking the...Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Nov 20 | Pro Sound News

    ... Throughout the tale, there's plenty of intriguing cameos, and Dolby's dual careers mean he can dish about Eddie Van Halen, Stevie Wonder and David Bowie on one hand, and Bill Gates, Ray Dolby and Al Gore on the other. While Dolby sold out New York's ...

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  20. STOP Foodborne Illness hosts Holiday Benefit at the Food Safety Consortium, December 6Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Nov 20 | PR Log

    ... National League MVP Kris Bryant; a guitar signed by musical legend Paul McCartney; another guitar signed by Eddie Van Halen; Robert De Niro memorabilia, and more. These keepsakes make great last minute holiday gifts for friends and family and can ...

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