Jun 03, 2000 -
There is a campaign to get Unchained played on MTV's TRL show this
Tuesday night. If you wish to help,
after 3:30pm ET Monday and vote.
Jun 07, 2000 -
Thanks to everyone who helped with the "get Unchained played on TRL"
campaign. Unfortunately, the campaign was unsuccessful.
The good news is that since I last wrote about the KNAC poll, Van Halen
have streaked ahead! At the time of writing, VH were in the lead with
33,680 votes. GNR are a distant second with 13,350. Over 50,000 people
have voted so far.
Van Halen TV
Jun 07, 2000 -
There will be plenty of Van Halen-related TV shows in the upcoming weeks. Keep
your eyes on the "Van Halen TV" section (right) for regular updates.
Hagar Webcast Airing Tonight
Jun 10, 2000 -
Saturday Night Live
webcast program tonight features Sammy Hagar, recorded live at Red Rocks from
the Marching To Mars tour.
Tune in at 23:30 ET
Jun 14, 2000 -
Some may have taken my June 9 update as being a prediction that
Van Halen will announce the return of David Lee Roth on June 26.
Folks, I can tell you that this was not my intention.
If you read what I wrote carefully, you'll see I was just pointing
out that the re-launch date of the official VH site will co-incide
with the 4th anniversary of the announcement of Dave's return in 1996.
It's been seven months now. The band will make an announcement when
they are ready.
Until then, since we're hearing absolutely nothing officially from
either camp, all we can do as fans is keep our hopes up and try to
Jun 17, 2000 -
Former David Lee Roth Band drummer
Gregg Bissonette recently
released his second solo album, Submarine. It features guest appearances by
Steve Vai, Steve Stevens, Joe Satriani and his brother, Matt (former
Van Halen Chips
Jun 20, 2000 -
On June 16 the Trump Marina Casino in Atlantic City issued a Van Halen chip, valued
at $10. It features the 1998 lineup of the band.
Thanks to Mike Harrington for the info and scans.
Jun 22, 2000 -
Some Van Halen fans were able to get a sneak preview of the newly designed
official Van Halen site yesterday. This happened after the address of the new
site was posted to a message board. The new site has since been removed. It
will be officially launched on June 26.