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Watch Van Halen’s 1995 Performance in Milan, Italy

Watch Van Halen's Performance in Milan Italy

20 years ago today, Van Halen performed in Milan, Italy, as part of their European tour promoting their new album, Balance. Watch the entire professionally filmed concert, above.

20 Years Ago: Van Halen’s ‘Secret Gig’ in Holland

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Twenty years ago today, Van Halen preformed a secret club show at the Luxor Theatre, in Arnhem, Holland. The band was in Europe on a two week promotion tour for the Balance album, which was released Jan. 25th, 1995. The secret show for the music industry, the press, and also for the Dutch “5150″ fan club. Word of the […]

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


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 […]

Sneak Peak: Van Halen Song To Be Featured in Super Bowl Commercial

Sneak Peak: Van Halen Song To Be Featured in Superbowl Commercial

Van Halen fans have been salivating for years at the prospect of the band appearing as the main attraction at the halftime of the Super Bowl. No, that’s not happening this year. But one of the band’s songs will be featured in another typically high-profile slot during the big game – a comedic commercial starring Mindy […]

Never-Seen Photos from This Day in 1984: Lakeland Civic Center, Florida

Never-Seen Photos from This Day in 1984: Lakeland Civic Center, Florida

On this day in 1984, Van Halen performed in front of a sold-out crowd of 10,000 at the Lakeland Civic Center, in Lakeland Florida. Enjoy these exclusive photos from the 4th show of their 1984 tour. All of these live shots—many seen for the first time ever—are from Tim Mccrum, the same photographer who shared his photos […]

Eddie’s Still Got His Jumpsuit


So cool to see Eddie Van Halen still has his pink jumpsuit from the 1980 Invasion tour, and that it still fits! Wonder what other classic stage clothes he still has…

Photos: Opening Night of Van Halen’s 1984 Tour


On this day in 1984, Van Halen kicked off their legendary 1984 world tour! It was a sold out crowd of 11,628 people who got to witness Van Halen’s first show of the massive tour. Shown here are photos from this night—Jan. 18th, 1984— at the Jacksonville Coliseum in Jacksonville, FL. All of these live shots debuting are from Tim Mccrum, […]

EVH Stripe Series Star Guitar Coming Soon!


Here’s the info on the newest EVH Stripe Series guitar to be released soon from EVH Gear. (Release date to be announced). EVH Stripe Series Star Model, Rosewood Fingerboard, Black and White Stripes With its distinctive body shape and black and white gloss “1980 Invasion” graphic finish, the EVH Star model is without question one […]

Van Halen All Access Photo: “Drinks are on Me!”

Van Halen All Access Photo: Eddie in Japan, 1979

“This gig sure pays better than going around painting addresses on curbs! I think I could get used to this crazy rock ‘n’ roll lifestyle after all.” Eddie Van Halen rakes it in during Van Halen’s 1979 Japan tour. All Access” Photos is a weekly feature at Every weekend we feature a photo from a roadie, friend, […]

Bob Rock & Jason Becker on David Lee Roth’s ‘A Little Ain’t Enough’


David Lee Roth’s third full-length studio album, A Little Ain’t Enough, was released on this date in 1991 (Jan. 15th), and went gold soon after it’s release. On its 24th anniversary, we’re featuring a new interview with producer Bob Rock, and new and old insights from guitarist Jason Becker. A Little Ain’t Enough producer, Bob Rock, […]