Van Halen

Eddie Van Halen Flies to Germany for Throat Cancer Treatments: Report

Eddie Van Halen was declared cancer-free in 2002 after having a third of his tongue removed, but he has been flying to Germany to get treatment for throat cancer for some time, according to a new report by TMZ. The celebrity site has sources who say the 64-year-old has been receiving radiation...
Read More

Van Halen's 7 Best Songs of the David Lee Roth Era

There aren’t many more rock ‘n roll fan debates that are more polarizing than the David Lee Roth vs. Sammy Hagar eras of Van Halen . We personally loved them both. Roth has the benefit of being the original, but how many replacement singers could have helped keep the band relevant through the rest...
Read More

David Lee Roth Announces Vegas Residency

Sin City will be David Lee Roth ’s paradise for nine nights in early 2020. The Van Halen frontman has just announced a new residency in Las Vegas. Diamond Dave and his band will set up shop at the House of Blues on select dates in January and March. David Lee Rock: ROCKS VEGAS promises a monster 26...
Read More

David Lee Roth: Van Halen Bandmates Have 'Always Hated' Each Other

It’s no secret that David Lee Roth and his Van Halen bandmates aren’t exactly best friends, but the frontman is now characterizing the relationship in some pretty strong terms. Speaking to comedian Marc Maron on his WTF podcast, Roth said he and brothers Eddie and Alex Van Halen were a mismatch...
Read More

Eddie Van Halen Discusses Mr. Holland's Opus Foundation (Video)

In a new video interview (below), Eddie Van Halen discusses his work with Mr. Holland's Opus Foundation. The video was part of a presentation piece shown at the recent Americans For The Arts gala in New York City, honoring the Foundation with the National Music Education Award. (Photo by USA Today)
Read More

David Lee Roth: "Help! I Have A Stalker"

Van Halen frontman David Lee Roth has a stalker (for real) and Diamond Dave goes into great detail in a blog post on his website. Roth says: "Help! I have a stalker. A very real one. 75 stalker phone calls in the last four months. All of them at 5:30-6:00 in the morning. All 917 and 301 area codes...
Read More

Hear Van Halen's "Mean Street" Performed On Keyboards (Video)

Black Country Communion keyboardist Derek Sherinian recently performed Eddie Van Halen's classic guitar intro of Van Halen's "Mean Street" on the keyboards. Check out Derek's incredible performance on his Wurlitzer 200A below. © Srecko Niketic | Dreamstime.com
Read More