Van Halen Newswire (Page 6)

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  1. The Magnificent Architect of Improvisation: A Tribute to Allan HoldworthRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 29, 2017 | Guitar Player

    ... hearing Allan Holdsworth for the first time was exactly that. All one needs to do is look at the change in Eddie Van Halen's playing between Van Halen and Van Halen II to see the impact - a debt that Eddie later paid by securing a deal for Allan for ...

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  2. Sammy Hagar and the Circle: Michael Anthony juggles several interests ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 29, 2017 | The Spokesman-Review

    ... talking cars." Anthony and Hagar also get along so well because the pair has performed together for decades in Van Halen, Los Tres Gusanos, Sammy Hagar and the Waboritas, Chickenfoot, a supergroup that also features Chad Smith (Red Hot Chili ...

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  3. 7 Nights Out - Thu, 29 Jun 2017 PSTRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 29, 2017 | The Spokesman-Review

    ... Hagar blast through such hits as "I Can't Drive 55," "Right Now" and "Why Can't This Be Love," are his former Van Halen bandmate Michael Anthony on bass, Jason Bonham on the drums and Vic Johnson on the guitar. Relive the heyday of the world's ...

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  4. Open Book: Backstage With Van HalenRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 29, 2017 | The New York Times

    There are arguments about how many basic plot structures are available in literature, but in books about rock bands there seems to be just one: A scrappy group of hyperactive man-children get together, blow the roofs off bars and then arenas, ingest enough toxic chemicals to qualify as a Superfund site, enact all of their teenage sexual fantasies, argue over money and musical direction, explode and vanish. And that's how it goes in "Runnin' With the Devil," Noel Monk's memoir recalling the years he spent in the late 1970s and early 1980s managing Van Halen.

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  5. Repulsion & Exhumed members form ExpulsionRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 29, 2017 | Brooklynvegan

    ... their belts to list) and Menno Verbaten, the completely insane bassist from Lightning Swords of Death who can play Van Halen's "Eruption" on a four-string. On their debut EP, Nightmare Future , the band sound a whole lot like Motorhead writing a ...

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  6. Sammy Hagar: Anniversaries Of Classic Albums Celebrated In Studio [News]Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 29, 2017 | Ultimate-guitar.com

    ... 1987, coming off the hugely successful VOA album with the highway anthem "I Can't Drive 55", the newly installed Van Halen lead singer would score his highest charting solo album ever I Never Said Goodbye with the powerful # 1 rock ballad "Give To ...

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  7. Musician with ALS faces next challenge: health care reformRead the original story

    Jun 28, 2017 | GantDaily.com

    Musician Jason Becker was diagnosed with amylotropic lateral sclerosis before his 21st birthday and given no more than five years to live. That was in 1989; he's now 47. Once a guitarist for former Van Halen frontman David Lee Roth, Becker has continued to compose music since he was diagnosed with ALS, also known as Lou Gehrig's disease, which took away his ability to move and breathe on his own.

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  8. 06-28 The Instigators HR 1.mp3Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 28, 2017 | WGR-AM Buffalo

    ... guy maybe even a bigger fan because you know how like I I don't know who was it says it's maybe use Eddie Van Halen one some rocks or was once quoted as saying every jock wants the rock star. In every rocks or wants to be jock so. So I got to hang ...

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  9. Dave Rosser, Afghan Whigs guitarist, RIPRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 28, 2017 | Boing Boing

    ... this, he said he drew constant inspiration from the great pedal steel players like Buddy Emmons -- "the Eddie Van Halen of pedal steel," Dave said -- and tried to emulate that phrasing and tone on his electric guitar. Dave was a gentleman, funnyman, ...

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  10. VIP concert experiences with Ringo Starr, Dead & Company being...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 27, 2017 | KTGL-FM Lincoln

    Special fan experiences involving Ringo Starr and Dead & Company and guitars signed by Eddie Van Halen , Aerosmith 's Joe Perry and Dave Matthews are up for bid as part of men's fashion designer John Varvatos ' 14th annual Stuart House Online Auction. Bidding on the various items and lots closes between 3 p.m. and 4 p.m. ET on Wednesday, June 28. Among the VIP experiences is the chance meet Ringo and his All Starr Band , along with two tickets to one of the group's October 2017 concerts at Planet Hollywood in Las Vegas.

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  11. Feature / 19 Dec 2016Why David Lee Roth and Steve Vai were the greatest partnership of the 80sRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 19, 2016 | Metal Hammer

    ... to Skyscraper , David Lee Roth 's second solo record, was that it followed 1986's Eat 'Em & Smile, his first post- Van Halen album. Spontaneous, raw and a bloody good laugh into the bargain, Eat 'Em & Smile was a massive 'fuck you' to those who ...

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  12. Buff Bites: Derrick White and Buffaloes RecruitingRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 26, 2017 | The Ralphie Report

    A Colorado hoopster's dream comes true, the Pac-12 South Champions receive their rings, and Alex Van Halen is trying to make a name for himself in the 3000m Steeplechase. 'Might as well jump' into this edition of Buff Bites.

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  13. Sammy Hagar laments 'crazy' Trump resistance: 'I'd like to see him have a chance'Read the original story

    Jun 26, 2017 | Washington Times

    Former Van Halen frontman Sammy Hagar says he's looking forward to see what President Trump does in office, but lamented that the opposition has gotten "so crazy" that the president hasn't yet been given the chance to govern. "I don't think you can grade him yet, because the poor guy can't get anything done," Mr. Hagar, 69, told Rolling Stone in an interview Friday.

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  14. How White Reaper Resurrect '70s RockRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 26, 2017 | Phoenix New Times

    ... of the year's best rock songs, roars to life with a guitar riff that sounds like the lovechild of Rush and Eddie Van Halen. You can just imagine the innumerable smoke seshs in bitchin' vans this one song will inspire, to say nothing of all the air ...

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  15. Son of a famous drummer, Aric Van Halen makes own name in trackRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 24, 2017 | Fairbanks Daily News-Miner

    Aric Van Halen jumps into the water during a heat of the first round of the men's 3,000-meter steeplechase at the U.S. Track and Field Championships on Friday in Sacramento, Calif.

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  16. Son of a famous drummer, Van Halen makes own name in trackRead the original story

    Jun 24, 2017 | Fox News

    And whenever steeplechaser Aric Van Halen tells someone his name, he waits for the inevitable question: Are you related to THE Van Halens? His father is drummer Alex Van Halen, the co-founder of the Hall of Fame band. Aric happened to find his rhythm on the track and certainly brings a rock star look with a sleeve of tattoos on his left arm.

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  17. For Aric Van Halen, a Steeplechaser, Jump Takes On a New MeaningRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 23, 2017 | The New York Times

    Whenever steeplechaser Aric Van Halen tells someone his name, he waits for the inevitable question: Are you related to the Van Halen rock family? His father is the drummer Alex Van Halen, the co-founder of the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame band Van Halen. Aric Van Halen happened to find his rhythm on the track, and with a sleeve of tattoos on his left arm, he brings a rock-star look to the sport.

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  18. Might As Well Trump? Sammy Hagar Wants To See POTUS 'Have a Chance'Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 23, 2017 | NewsBusters.org

    On June 23, 2017, Rolling Stone published an interview with Sammy Hagar, former lead singer of the iconic 1980's band Van Halen. When asked about the political climate, Hagar revealed an attitude entirely different from most celebrities -- an attitude of hope in America's current President.

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  19. Banning kids from smartphones is a truly dangerous ideaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 23, 2017 | Denver Post

    ... day worried young Beethoven would ruin his development unless he waited until he was 14 to play piano. Or if Eddie Van Halen's parents forced him to focus on classical music until he was old enough to start running with the devil. Young minds can be ...

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  20. Sammy Hagar Says Reunion With Van Halen Is InevitableRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 23, 2017 | Spin

    Sammy Hagar was recently interviewed by Rolling Stone , and the former replacement Van Halen singer said that a linkup with the old band seems "inevitable," though he hasn't had any contact with the band. "I think it could happen in a second," he said.

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