Van Halen News

Van Halen will release its first-ever live album to feature original singer David Lee Roth. Recorded on June 21, 2013 at the famed Tokyo Dome in Tokyo, Japan, TOKYO DOME LIVE IN CONCERT includes 23 songs, spanning all seven of the band’s albums with Roth. It will be released as a double CD; four-LP set on 180-gram vinyl; and digitally beginning March 31, 2015.

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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 […]

Van Halen Rehearses for the Billboard Music Awards

Van Halen Performs "PANAMA" Live at Billboard Music Awards! Videos & Photos

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.”  Check out Video & Photos HERE. Taylor Swift announced them as, “one of the greatest rock bands in the world, The Mighty… VAN HALEN!” Today’s Billboard Music Awards show marks the third […]

Van Halen Rehearsing Deep Track From Debut Album!

Van Halen Rehearsing Deep Track From Debut Album!

Feelings! A video posted by Wolf Van Halen (@wolfvanhalen) on May 13, 2015 at 2:34pm PDT Good ol’ Wolf posted another teaser from Van Halen rehearsals today! A classic from their debut album. Hopefuly they’ll play this one at some of the shows this summer! The band will perform at the 2015 Billboard Music Awards this Sunday, […]

31 Years Ago: Van Halen Kicks Off ‘Fair Warning’ Tour

34 Years Ago: Van Halen Kicks Off ‘Fair Warning’ Tour

Van Halen kicked off their Fair Warning tour on this day in 1981. Here’s a photo from that very night—at the Halifax Metro Center in Nova Scotia, Canada—along with the local newspaper ad, concert ticket, and backstage pass. This 10-month opus (also dubbed the “W.D.F.A. Tour”, for “We Don’t Fuck Around”) was then considered the largest […]

Van Halen Adds Two Concerts Due To Overwhelming Demand

Van Halen announces 2015 tour

Due to overwhelming demand, Van Halen Concerts Added at the Hollywood Bowl and Nikon at Jones Beach Theater. Nikon at Jones Beach Theater – Saturday, August 15 Hollywood Bowl – Sunday, October 4 Tickets On Sale Monday, May 18th at 10AM Due to overwhelming demand, a third New York-area VAN HALEN concert has been added at […]

Van Halen Weekend Rehearsals: ‘Little Guitars’ & ‘Light Up The Sky’

Van Halen Weekend Rehearsals: 'Little Guitars' & 'Light Up The Sky'

Small ???? A video posted by Wolf Van Halen (@wolfvanhalen) on May 2, 2015 at 3:51pm PDT Good ol’ Wolf posted another two more video teasers from Van Halen rehearsals this weekend! A classic from Diver Down (above) , and another from Van Halen II (below)! This summer is gonna rock!!! The band will perform at the 2015 Billboard Music […]

Van Halen Rehearsing A Never-Performed Fan Favorite From 1984!

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Wow! Wolfgang Van Halen posted another video teaser from Van Halen tour rehearsals— this classic is from 1984, and it’s another deep track that has NEVER been played in concert before! We would simply DROP DEAD if they played this fan favorite this summer! The band will perform at the 2015 Billboard Music Awards on Sunday, May […]

Van Halen to Perform at 2015 Billboard Music Awards

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From Billboard: You might as well “jump” to this news: Van Halen will play the 2015 Billboard Music Awards. Billboard and dick clark productions today announced the legendary rock group would join the line-up of performers for the big show later this month. Van Halen’s participation at the annual gala is a real coup, and they’ll give […]

Van Halen Rehearsing ‘Women And Children First’ Deep Track!

Van Halen Rehearsing Deep Track From Debut Album!

“Another day, another rehearsal, another tune to try out… “ says Wolfgang Van Halen today, while posting a video of the band rehearing an absolute gem from Women And Children First that has not been played in concert since the band’s club days in the seventies! Can you name that tune? Watch the video below. Last week Wolfgang tweeted, […]

Van Halen Asks Which Deep Cuts Fans Want to Hear On Tour

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“Trying something new today at rehearsal…” says Wolfgang Van Halen today, while posting a video of the band rehearing a deep track that has NEVER been played in concert before! Can you name that tune with “the fabulous shadow”? Watch the video below. Additionally, last week, Wolfgang tweeted, ‘Working on setlist ideas right now… Which “deep […]

Meet Eddie Van Halen & Win Tickets/Swag (Charity Auction)

Eddie Van Halen 2015 Guitar World Cover Shoot by Ash Newell

Bid now on this rare opportunity to meet Eddie Van Halen and see Van Halen from 2 artist reserved seats at the North America Summer/Fall 2015 tour date of your choice! The winning bidder will also take home a swag bag to remember this once-in-a-lifetime experience. Recently, Edward Van Halen donated a signed EVH Striped Series guitar […]

Read Eddie Van Halen’s New Interview with Guitar World

Read Eddie Van Halen's New Interview with Guitar World

From GuitarWorld.com: Van Halen accomplished a lot during the seven and a half years between the release of the band’s debut album in 1978 and David Lee Roth’s departure from the band in 1985. However, one thing Van Halen never did during that period was release an official live album, even though almost every other rock […]