Chickenfoot tease

Chickenfoot website

“Chickenfoot”, the code-name for the new band featuring Sammy Hagar on vocals, Michael Anthony on bass, Joe Satriani on guitar & Chad Smith on drums, has an official website! posted a little tease from the studio. The short audio clip is the only thing on the website so far, but it sounds very promising. […]

Happy Holidays

Mad Anthony

From Mad Anthony’s Cafe: Whew, is it Holiday season again already?? I hope all of you had a great year and are ready to finish it off in grand style!! First, I want to wish everyone out there “Happy Holidays and a Happy New Year”!! Party hard, but party safe. Second, I want to update […]

VHND’s exclusive interview with Michael Anthony (Complete)

Michael & Jeff & Beth from

Here’s the final two segments of our exclusive interview with Michael Anthony, conducted last month in Cabo. Below are all 8 segments. We hope you enjoy the interview. Part 1, Chickenfoot: Part 2, VH Bootlegs & Unreleased footage: Part 3, Van Halen: Part 4, Van Halen, continued Part 5, The internet, newest VH books, Michael’s […]

VHND’s exclusive interview with Michael Anthony, Parts 3 & 4

Here’s the next two parts of our exclusive interview with Michael Anthony, conducted last month in Cabo. Parts 1 & 2 were posted a couple weeks ago, here. Parts 4 & 5 will be posted next week. Enjoy. Part 3: Van Halen (9:35) Part 4: Van Halen, continued (8:34)

VHND’s exclusive interview with Michael Anthony, Parts 1 & 2

When we announced that we were going to have an exclusive interview with ex-Van Halen bass player, Michael Anthony, we asked people to give us their questions to use in the interview for Michael . This led to the biggest response to a story we’ve ever had, with over 400 people posting a comment and […]

Rockin’ Cabo!

Cabo Wabo Merchandise

Sammy Hagar’s Birthday Bash 2008 “Where the land ends and the party begins”… written by: Jeff & Beth Welcome to the Van Halen News Desk’s HUGE “Cabo Wabo Birthday Bash” write-up, which features our review of the bash, as well as PHOTO galleries, VIDEOS of Sammy and Van Halen playing the bashes, and newly imported […]

School Of Rock with Michael Anthony

School Of Rock with Michael Anthony

From: Mad Anthony Cafe: Mad Anthony was a special guest of the Paul Green School of Rock when they performed a Van Halen tribute concert at the Knitting Factory in Hollywood, CA on October 4. Michael joined the students to jam on two hard rocking songs from VH’s 1978 debut album – “I’m the One” […]

YOUR QUESTIONS for Michael Anthony

Michael Anthony

The Van Halen News Desk will be conducting an exclusive interview with Michael Anthony in the very near future and this is your chance to ask the questions. Feel free to submit your own questions to be used in the interview with the legendary Van Halen bass player! Simply add your question to the Comments […]

Sammy Hagar, Michael Anthony, Joe Satriani, and Chad Smith form Supergroup


For months now, news and rumors have been leaking out about a new band being formed featuring Sammy Hagar, Michael Anthony, Joe Satriani and Chad Smith. The rumors of the supergroup are indeed true, although the rumors about the band’s name being either “Chickenfoot”, or “HSAS”, are false. The real name of the band is […]

“Cosmic Universal Fashion” – the new video from Sammy & Michael


There’s a new video for Sammy’s new song “Cosmic Universal Fashion.” It’s pretty much an updated version of Van Halen’s “Right Now” video, and it features Sammy Hagar & Michael Anthony. Very cool! This song is from Hagar’s upcoming CD of the same name, due for release in October.

Michael Anthony autograph session Friday, Aug. 22nd, at The Rock and Roll Emporium

Michael Anthony Jack Daniel's Bass Miniature Replica

Michael Anthony will be signing autographs at The Rock and Roll Emporium, 205 Main Street in Downtown Huntington Beach Friday, August 22, 2008 at 5pm. Best know for his work as a founding member with Van Halen, Michael Anthony is currently promoting his newest projects including his line of tasty extra-hot sauces, and his collectible […]

Update on Sammy Hagar’s new CD, with new video footage

Sammy , Mikey, Billy & Matt

Sammy Hagar is finishing up his new CD, entitled, “Cosmic Universe Fashion”, and he hopes it will be ready for release in October. Most songs were recorded with his regular band, the Waboritas, but at least one song, “Loud”, includes special guests – Matt Sorum (Velvet Revolver, Guns ‘n’ Roses), Billy Duffy (The Cult), and […]