The Van Halen brothers on their tour bus enjoying some cans of Colt 45 lager and salivating over a copy of Men’s Only magazine. This was May 27th, 1978 in Lewisham Odeon, right in the middle of their European tour opening for Black Sabbath. Their first UK tour consisted of an entire month, from May 16th to June 16th. Van Halen and Sabbath performed 23 UK shows together, as well as 3 shows in England and Scotland thrown in. That makes a whopping 26 shows in only 32 days, leaving only 6 says off (unless you count travel, which leaves zero days off).
Alex proudly wears the Van Halen Logo Tee, which is available at VanHalenStore.com. (Sorry, they can’t hook you up with any copies of Men’s Only or any Colt 45).
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