Wolfgang Van Halen News

Wolf Van Halen is very active. His main priority will always be playing the bass in Van Halen, but he's also the bassist in Tremonti, and he's currently writing music for a solo album.

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 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 […]

Video Proof That Eddie Van Halen Is A Human Being

Video Proof That Eddie Van Halen Is A Human Being

I love making fun of him when he can’t remember how to play something. He didn’t know I was filming till he looked up. A video posted by Wolf Van Halen (@wolfvanhalen) on Apr 20, 2015 at 2:35pm PDT Wolfgang Van Halen posted a funny video of his dad (via Instagram) rehearsing for the upcoming summer tour. […]

Wolfgang Van Halen Making Solo Album

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Eddie Van Halen’s son is in the process of writing a solo album! That’s one of the more surprising things Eddie revealed during his hour-long interview at the Smithsonian National Museum Of American History in Washington, D.C. last week. “Wait until you hear his record! This is not pop talking, this is REAL talk. It […]

VIDEO: Eddie Van Halen’s Smithsonian Interview

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From WhatItMeansToBeAmerican.org: Necessity Is the Source of Eddie Van Halen’s Inventions THE PATH TO ROCK SUPERSTARDOM INVOLVES IMMIGRATION, EXPERIMENTATION, AND THE OCCASIONAL ELECTROCUTION BY SARAH ROTHBARD FEBRUARY 13, 2015 Rock legend Eddie Van Halen didn’t set out to change the way the guitar was played. But, as he explained to a standing-room-only crowd at the […]

Wolfgang Van Halen’s Shares Photos of His Dad’s Legendary Guitars

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Following Wolfgang Van Halen on Instagram and Twitter has been paying off lately! Throughout the week, he’s been digging into his father’s incredible guitar collection, and teasing us with glimpses of A Different Kind of Treasure Trove. For our many readers who aren’t on those sites, we’re featuring his pictures here. If you are, be sure […]

Wolfgang Playing “Sunday Afternoon in the Park” (Video)

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Sunday Afternoon on a Friday #FairWarning A video posted by Wolf Van Halen (@wolfvanhalen) on Jan 9, 2015 at 3:16pm PST Today, Wolf Van Halen posted a short (15 second) video to Instagram, saying simply “Sunday Afternoon on a Friday.” Play it above. Wolf is playing Eddie’s Electro-Harmonix Micro-Sythesizer to create the bizarre, haunting synthesizer instrumental,”Sunday Afternoon in […]

VHND’s All Access Photo: Ed & Wolf Jamming Today

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Today, half of Van Halen jammed together. But this time it was Wolf on the drums, and Eddie on the bass! If YOU could join them on guitar, what songs would you want to jam? (Photo from Wolf’s Instagram) All Access” Photos is a weekly feature at VHND.com. Every weekend we feature a photo from a […]

Mark Tremonti Calls Wolfgang Van Halen “The Best of the Best On Bass”

Mark Tremonti Calls Wolfgang Van Halen “The Best of the Best On Bass”

Wolfgang Van Halen has finished recording bass tracks on 20 new songs for Tremonti’s upcoming second album. Creed and Alter Bridge guitarist Mark Tremonti tells TeamRock.com that he believes Wolfgang Van Halen’s bass playing will take his second solo album to the next level. Guitarist Eric Friedman handled bass duties on the Creed and Alter Bridge man’s 2012 […]

‘Eddie Van Halen is an Amazing Father': Valerie Bertinelli Praises Her Rocker Ex and Their Son

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From DailyMail.co.uk: Eddie Van Halen was one of the hardest partying rockers of the seventies and eighties when his band Van Halen was on top. Flash forward 30 years and the Hot For Teacher hit maker has a completely different image, as his ex-wife Valerie Bertinelli explained to Meredith Vieira on Monday. ‘Eddie’s a great […]