David Lee Roth – “The Joe Rogan Experience” (2019)

March 1, 2019 at 10:28 pm (Life & Politics, Music, Van Halen)

David Lee Roth’s Feb. 28, 2019 appearance on The Joe Rogan Experience radio show

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Sammy Hagar & the Circle – “Trust Fund Baby” (Lyric Video – 2019)

February 9, 2019 at 10:02 am (Music, Van Halen)

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Van Halen – “Hear About It Later”/”So This Is Love”/”Unchained” (Live – 1981)

July 10, 2015 at 9:29 pm (Music, Van Halen)

Live at Oakland Coliseum, June 11-13, 1981…

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David Lee Roth – “Night Life” (Video – 1994)

January 29, 2013 at 8:02 am (Music, Van Halen)

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Jas Obrecht – “Eddie Van Halen: The David Lee Roth Years” (2010)

June 2, 2012 at 12:00 pm (Music, Reviews & Articles, Van Halen)

An article about Eddie Van Halen’s early days in Van Halen, dated July 5, 2010 from Jas Obrecht’s website… 

 

With the release of 1978’s self-titled Van Halen album, 23-year-old Eddie Van Halen rewrote the rules of rock guitar. His sheer speed, unusual note choices, inspired finger tapping and whammy work, and fiery tone inspired guitarists everywhere. His impact was especially felt among crotch-rock guitarists in big-name bands, who saw their dreams of becoming “the next Jimi Hendrix” blown away in the 1:42 it took to listen to “Eruption.” Within months, it was virtually impossible to go into a music store or listen to a garage band without hearing some guitarist doing a rough approximation of Eddie’s groundbreaking instrumental. While the band’s rise seemed meteoric, the musicians had, in fact, spent years perfecting their act.

In the Beginning . . .

Eddie Van Halen and his older brother Alex were born and raised in Holland. Their father, Jan Van Halen, was an accomplished clarinetist in big band and classical styles. At age six, Eddie began taking classical piano lessons from a strict Russian master who’d slap his knuckles with a ruler whenever he made a mistake. Read the rest of this entry »

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Billy Sheehan – “Bass Solo” (Live – 2009)

June 2, 2012 at 10:34 am (Music, Van Halen)

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John 5 – “Beat It” (2011)

June 2, 2012 at 10:29 am (Music, Van Halen)

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Van Halen – “She’s the Woman” (Video – 2012)

May 17, 2012 at 6:46 pm (Music, Van Halen)

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David Lee Roth Interviews Eddie and Alex Van Halen (Part 2 – 2012)

April 2, 2012 at 10:43 pm (Music, Van Halen)

Part 2 of a recent interview with David Lee Roth talking with bandmates Eddie and Alex.

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David Lee Roth – “Scrapbook – Chapter One” (2012)

February 15, 2012 at 10:30 pm (Van Halen)

An interesting, weird and entertaining “scrapbook” that Dave made for the DLR Army. Recorded over the previous year or so.

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