Author Paul Brannigan recently appeared on the Talk is Jericho podcast to share stories from his brand-new book “Unchained: The Eddie Van Halen Story”.
Here is a quick rundown of what Jericho and Brannigan cover in the interview, which you can listen to in its entirity below:
- Eddie’s childhood years
- Why wasn’t Van Halen bigger in the UK?
- The rocky relationship between Eddie and David Lee Roth
- Did Eddie Van Halen really almost join KISS?
- Eddie and Valerie
- The party life on the road with Van Halen
- The fallout from Van Halen III album
- What it’s like inside Eddie Van Halen’s 5150 studio
- Eddie overcoming substance abuse
- Eddie’s final years
- Van Halen’s farewell tour, what could have been…
- Eddie’s legacy and how he will be remembered