Van Halen Rehearsal Teaser: ‘Light Up The Sky’

Van Halen Rehearsal Teaser: 'Light Up The Sky'

Making noises. A video posted by Wolf Van Halen (@wolfvanhalen) on Jun 17, 2015 at 5:02pm PDT Wolf Van Halen posted a 15-second teaser from rehearsals today — can you name this tune?? This would be killer for the 2015 tour! Learn more about this little song here. The band’s North American tour launches July 5 in Seattle. Purchase tickets HERE. THANK YOU, … [Read more...]

Van Halen Rehearsal Teaser: Name That Tune!

Van Halen Rehearsal Teaser: Name That Tune!

Hell yeah. pic.twitter.com/LmoZiBypLh — Wolf Van Halen (@WolfVanHalen) June 16, 2015 Wolf Van Halen posted a 23-second teaser from rehearsals today — can you name this tune?? You can hear Ed laugh and say, “Hell yeah!” after the jam. This would be killer for the 2015 tour! Learn more about this little song here. The band’s North American tour launches July 5 in … [Read more...]

Van Halen Rehearsal Teaser: ‘Dirty Movies’

Video Teaser: Van Halen Rehearsing 'Dirty Movies'

Vibrations. A video posted by Wolf Van Halen (@wolfvanhalen) on Jun 15, 2015 at 2:41pm PDT Wolf Van Halen posted another teaser from rehearsals today — "Dirty Movies" — a classic from Fair Warning. This marks the second time he posted a clip of that song from rehearsals. Hopefuly they’ll play this one at some of the shows this summer! Learn more about this song … [Read more...]

More Remasters Now Available

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Updated June 30th: Just got these in...newly mastered classic Van Halen! Gearing up to ship them out in time for next Friday's release! Newly mastered versions of Van Halen II, Women and Children First, Fair Warning and Diver Down are now available for pre-order at Van Halen Store. U.S. customers who pre-order receive Free Shipping and are guaranteed to receive them by the … [Read more...]

Watch Billy Sheehan, Jeff Scott Soto & Others Perform Van Halen Set at Ultimate Jam Night

Watch Billy Sheehan, Jeff Scott Soto & Others Perform Van Halen Set at Ultimate Jam Night

The place to be on Wednesday Nights in Hollywood is the Ultimate Jam Night at Lucky Strike. This Wednesday, some of Hollywood's biggest rock musicians did a whole set of music dedicated to the Mighty Van Halen! Bringing VAN HALEN songs to life were Jeff Scott Soto (Journey, Yngwie Malmsteen), Billy Sheehan (David Lee Roth, Mr. Big, Winery Dogs), Ray Luzier (David Lee Roth, … [Read more...]

Van Halen Inspired ‘Dazed and Confused’ Semi-Sequel “Everybody Wants Some” This Fall

Van Halen Inspired ‘Dazed and Confused’ Semi-Sequel “Everybody Wants Some” This Fall

They're making a "spiritual sequel" to the 1993 classic Dazed And Confused, and the upcoming film is getting a Van Halen-inspired title! Everybody Wants Some, a title borrowed from a track on Van Halen’s 1980 LP Women and Children First, makes perfect sense to us... Richard Linklater, the writer and director, is done shooting the movie, which is said to be out this fall. … [Read more...]

Watch All Van Halen Appearances on David Letterman

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It's the end of an era! David Letterman ended his incredible 33-year career in late night on Wednesday, after nearly 20,000 guests! During 1985 through 1995, Eddie Van Halen, David Lee Roth, or the entire band were on the show a total of five times. We've assembled all of these classic appearances below for your viewing pleasure. Enjoy! 1/1/85: David Lee Roth's Hilarious … [Read more...]

How Eddie Van Halen Hacks a Guitar

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From Popular Mechanics: The guitar god is also an inventor and patent holder who has spent the better part of 35 years in this shop, rebuilding guitars and amps, searching for his signature sound I've always been a tinkerer. It comes from my dad. Growing up, we lived in a house in Pasadena that had no driveway. You used an alley that ran through the middle of the block, … [Read more...]

Video & Photos: Van Halen Kicks Off Billboard Music Awards with a Bang!

Video & Photos: Van Halen Kicks Off Billboard Music Awards with a Bang!

UPDATED WITH BETTER VIDEO!   The 2015 Billboard Music Awards Kicked off with a BANG tonight with Van Halen absolutely knocking it out of the park with their performance of “Panama.” Video above, and photos below. This video is better quality than the others going around right now, but we'll have have better quality video as soon as it's available.  Taylor Swift announced … [Read more...]