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What Fans Didn't Know About Eddie Van Halen

The electric guitar is the definitive instrument of rock 'n' roll, and Eddie Van Halen is one of the few players who can claim to be the greatest. …

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What Fans Didn't Know About Eddie Van Halen

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    The Untold Truth Of Eddie Van Halen

    The Untold Truth Of Eddie Van Halen

    Koh Hasebe/shinko Music/Getty Images By /Updated: June 13, 2022 10:39 pm EDT The electric guitar is the definitive instrument of rock 'n' roll, and …

    Tragic Details About Van Halen

    Tragic Details About Van Halen

    In the late '70s and '80s, Van Halen ruled both arena rock and hard rock radio. The band's elaborate, dazzling stage shows delighted and metaphorically melted the faces of its millions of fans who came to see them perform their huge hits. We're talking about those heavy classics like "Runnin' With the Devil," "Dance the Night Away," "Jump," and "Panama." Nobody ever sounded quite like Van Halen, because they had a unique formula that couldn't be replicated: the otherworldly, light-speed guitar work of Eddie Van Halen, the propulsive drumming of his brother, Alex Van Halen, the crisp bass and backing vocals of Michael Anthony, and the party-time wailing of singer David Lee Roth, and after 1985, Sammy Hagar.

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