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  1. Five Dimebag Darrell Memories in Honor of Phoenix DimeFestRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 18 | Phoenix New Times

    ... watching a video of a gangly kid shred a guitar that's almost equal to his size. Dime was always a huge KISS and Van Halen fan, and attributes his own path to his love for those bands. He showed respect to the music and the artists, and that respect ...

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  2. The Cadillac Three Impress the British, Score Classic Rock HonorRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 18 | RollingStone

    ... Awards, the Roll of Honour is a yearly awards show hosted by the U.K.-based Classic Rock magazine. Sammy Hagar - Van Halen vet, Montrose founder and tequila devotee - will host this year's event, taking over an emcee role previously occupied by the ...

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  3. Find Your Way: How to Spice Up a Cover SongRead the original story

    Sunday Aug 17 | Guitar World

    ... of Animals As Leaders, who uses a double-thumbing technique. I imagine seeing him play is similar to seeing Eddie Van Halen use tapping for the first time. Using that technique, I was able to make a part that was a bit more bouncy while outlining ...

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  4. Katy Burns: Pam Smart murder case is revisited in a new HBO documentaryRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 16 | Concord Monitor

    ... that the assassins not shoot Greg in front of the tiny dog - dubbed Halen after Pam's favorite rock group, Van Halen - lest the beast be traumatized. She also insisted that Greg be shot rather than stabbed to minimize bloodstains on her white ...

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  5. Sammy Hagar Pays Tribute to and Shares Memories of Robin WilliamsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 16 | WOZZ-FM Appleton

    ... "even the way he brought that to the big screen as an actor, he brought that same crazy personality." The former Van Halen frontman ranks the acclaimed actor and comic alongside such other legendary funnymen as Richard Pryor and George Carlin . ...

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  6. Gene SimmonsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 16 | NNDB

    ... business in the late 70s and early 80s. He attempted unsuccessfully to promote an early incarnation of the band Van Halen , and later established his own short-lived label, $immons Records. Ventures into management (for singer and former girlfriend ...

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  7. The Daily Startup: Education Tech on Three-Year Hot StreakRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 14, 2014 | Wall Street Journal

    ... rehydration drink that actually has a pleasant taste, has raised $5.6 million from a group of investors including Van Halen frontman Sammy Hagar , Grateful Dead guitarist Bob Weir and solo instrumentalist Joe Satriani . Luminal , which helps ...

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  8. Sammy Hagar to Host 10th Annual Classic Rock AwardsRead the original story

    Aug 14, 2014 | Guitar Player

    ... Roll Hall of Fame. Throughout his prolific 40-year-career as a solo artist and as a member of the groups Montrose, Van Halen and Chickenfoot, Hagar has sold more than 60 million records. In addition to his musical endeavors, Hagar is also an ...

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  9. This Day in Music History: August 14thRead the original story

    Aug 14, 2014 | WPLR

    ... Dylan, The Stooges & the Aerosmith/Kiss co-headlining tour to cancel tonight's scheduled concerts. 1999: Former Van Halen and Extreme singer Gary Cherone received the Courage Award from the American Life League for his stance against abortion. 1993: ...

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  10. John Frusciante Shifts From Avant-Pop to Hip-HopRead the original story

    Aug 14, 2014 | Guitar Player

    ... with you playing like, say, Jimi Hendrix, and you don't play like that, it isn't going to work. Like, Eddie Van Halen is always going to go onstage and be Eddie Van Halen-he can't be anybody else, even if he really wanted to be. It's almost like ...

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  11. Excerpts From New Rock Memoir I Killed Pink Floyd's PigRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 14, 2014 | OC Weekly

    ... covered the rooftop. For the moment, I was elated that the pig was there and not submerged in Puget Sound." On Van Halen's champagne and strippers: "The word spread around Seattle that Van Halen had taken over KISW. Inside the studio, cake flew, ...

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  12. DripDrop Gets Rock Star Backing for Its Rehydration ProductRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 14, 2014 | Wall Street Journal

    That is why Van Halen front man Sammy Hagar, Grateful Dead guitarist Bob Weir and solo instrumentalist Joe Satriani have joined in a $5.6 million funding round for San Francisco-based DripDrop Inc., a company that says it will be the first to offer a medical-grade rehydration drink that actually has a pleasant taste.

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  13. Rocker/tequila impresario Sammy Hagar to host classic rock awardsRead the original story

    Feb 18, 2012 | Boston Herald

    Regardless on where you stand in the debate as to whether David Lee Roth or Sammy Hagar was the superior Van Halen frontman, it's the Hagar brand that has solidified in the years since.

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  14. Sammy Hagar to host Classic Rock Awards, voting now openRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 14, 2014 | Metal Hammer

    ... in the U.K. so I'm really excited to be hosting it for the first time in the U.S.," says former Montrose and Van Halen frontman Hagar. "My goal is to keep it fun and filled with so many off-the-hook music moments that we put it on the map alongside ...

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  15. Ironman Sound Industries (ISI) Supports Sammy Hagar In Missouri With Martin Audio W8LCRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 13, 2014 | ProSoundWeb

    ... EQ'd." The show, billed as A Journey Through the History of Rock, featured Hagar perennials from the Montrose, Van Halen and Chickenfoot eras along with Zeppelin covers such as "Good Times Bad Times," "When the Levee Breaks," "Whole Lotta Love" and ...

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  16. ISI Supports Sammy Hagar With Martin Audio W8LC SystemRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 13, 2014 | Live Design Online

    ... making sure everything was hung correctly and properly EQ'd." , featured Hagar perennials from the Montrose, Van Halen and Chickenfoot eras along with Zeppelin covers such as "Good Times Bad Times," "When the Levee Breaks," "Whole Lotta Love" and ...

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  17. Sammy Hagar to host first U.S. 'Classic Rock Roll of Honour'Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 13, 2014 | USA Today

    ... tentatively titled Sammy Hagar and Friends . Best known for his first band Montrose and as former front man for Van Halen, Hagar has also bolstered his resume as founder of Cabo Wabo tequila and Sammy's Beach Bar Rum. "The Classic Rock Roll of ...

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  18. Last Best Show (in 2007): Robin WilliamsRead the original story

    Aug 12, 2014 | Boston Herald

    ... ABSOLUTELY -- astounding... Robin Williams' stand-up defies metaphor. Proclaiming him the Tazmanian Devil or Eddie Van Halen or MacGyver of comedy fails to capture his bursts of finely tuned mania and ability to improvise on anything thrown at him. ...

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  19. WWE Hall of Famer Shawn Michaels discusses DX, SummerSlamRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 11, 2014 | Los Angeles Times

    ... the idea. Then I would throw some in the crowd, and it would be like fans going after the guitar pick of Eddie Van Halen. Here we are, four years after retirement, and people are still talking about us and I'm a Hall of Famer. I didn't have the ...

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  20. David Lee Roth or Sammy Hagar?: Michael Anthony mulls over the great Van Halen debateRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 11, 2014 | Something Else! Reviews

    Over his lengthy stint in Van Halen, Michael Anthony stood beside two of the most distinctive frontmen in rock history - David Lee Roth between 1974-85 and Sammy Hagar from 1985-96.

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