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VIDEO: Van Halen Summer Tour Kickoff!

Van Halen kicked off their 2015 summer tour in Seattle last night (July 5th). Their setlist was packed with essential classics, as well as long-lost gems that fans have been wishing for. Here’s video: UP NEXT:  PHOTOS: Van Halen Summer Tour Kickoff!

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PHOTOS: Van Halen Summer Tour Kickoff!

Some killer shots from the opening night of Van Halen’s summer outdoor venue tour from Bryons Concert Blog. Be sure to see their jaw-dropping setlist that VHND was the first to publish! Be sure to see their jaw-dropping setlist that VHND was the first to publish! They surprised as BIG-TIME by including not one…not two…but SEVERAL never-played or rarely played songs! UP NEXT: VIDEO: Van Halen […]

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Van Halen’s Summer Tour Begins Tonight! (Updated w/ Set List)

Today’s the day! Van Halen’s Summer tour kicks off tonight in Seattle.  Here’s an update from our friend Leslie Feffer at Examiner.com: As Van Halen’s 41-date North American Tour is about to kick off in Seattle tonight, expectations run high. Bob Roux, co-president of North American Concerts for tour promoter Live Nation, told“Billboard” magazine that despite […]

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Van Halen Rehearsal Photos!

Here’s some photos straight from Van Halen rehearsals that have been posted on Instagram by Wolfgang and Malcolm Van Halen. You can follow them on Instagram at these links: Wolf Van Halen Instagram Malcolm Van Halen Instagram Van Halen’s tours starts THIS SUNDAY, July 5th, in Seattle! Stay tuned to VHND this weekend for more the […]

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Gary Cherone Talks Van Halen

In podcast episode 119 of One On One With Mitch Lafon, Mitch is joined by EXTREME frontman, Gary Cherone. Gary sits down with Mitch to discuss his band’s performance at Heavy Montreal in August, the 25th Pornograffitti Anniversary tour, their upcoming live album & DVD, making new music, his band HURTSMILE, working with Nuno Bettencourt, […]

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Exclusive: Van Halen 1978 World Tour Shirt

Just a heads up to all the VHND regulars… there’s a killer new shirt that we think is definitely one of the coolest shirts you can wear to the 2015 tour! Van Halen Store is proud to bring you a an exact replica of the most scarce Van Halen tour shirt ever – their very first one! This […]

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Dave Addresses Paparazzi with Class

During a time when so many celebs hide their faces and speed walk away, Diamond Dave – looking pretty sharp – was all smiles when approached by The Hollywood Fix yesterday. We’d love to know where Dave was headed. Van Halen Rehearsals, perhaps?

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Sammy Hagar Calls Eddie Van Halen a Liar — Contradicts Himself?

In a recent video, Sammy Hagar goes off on Eddie Van Halen, specifically in response to Eddie’s claim in the new Billboard interview that he had to constantly show Michael Anthony what to play on bass. In his two-minute video rant below, Sammy says, “For Eddie to say he had to show him what to play and had to […]

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Happy Birthday, Michael Anthony!

Happy Birthday, Michael Anthony! Van Halen’s bass player of three decades recalls joining Van Halen in 1974: “The very first time I jammed with Eddie and Alex, it was in a little garage in Pasadena,” Mike recalled in a Rockline interview on 1/20/92. “The garage was so small I could barely even get what little […]

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Eddie Van Halen on Surviving Addiction, Why He’s Still Making Music and What He Really Thinks of David Lee Roth (and Other Past Van Halen Bandmates)

From Billboard.com, By Chuck Klosterman Eddie Van Halen doesn’t listen to music. This is not a fake-out or a misdirection, nor is it a seemingly straightforward statement that actually means its opposite. Eddie Van Halen does not listen to music. “I don’t listen to anything,” he tells me from a greenish couch inside 5150, the expansive […]