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Van Halen- OU812 30th Anniversary #1 Album- Alex & Eddie, Sammy Hagar, Michael Anthony

It has been thirty summers passed since OU812  by Van Halen topped the US sales chart, and more than twenty since we last shared this time capsule of an interview featuring Eddie Van Halen, Alex Van Halen, Michael Anthony, and returning for…
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Van Halen 40th anniversary- Eddie & Alex Van Halen, David Lee Roth, Michael Anthony

The four original members of Van Halen, guitarist/songwriter Eddie Van Halen, big brother drummer Alex Van Halen, lead singer/lyricist David Lee Roth, and ex-bass player/backing vocalist Michael Anthony are all unanimous in this classic rock…

Sammy Hagar-Marching to Mars/One Way to Rock-Cabo San Lucas 5-97

Sammy Hagar live from Cabo Wabo Cantina with a smoking medley of "Marching to Mars/ There's Only One Way to Rock"... for his birthday (13th ) !

Van Halen- Diver Down 35th Anniversary- Eddie & Alex Van Halen, Michael Anthony

Yet by 1982's "Diver Down" , Van Halen had become a series of contradictions , and are equaled only by Pink Floyd as the longest-running soap opera in rock ...(more)

Van Halen- Fair Warning- Eddie & Alex Van Halen

The upside/ downside comparison of Van Halen's April 1981 album Fair Warning  can probably explain why it is easily the band's most overlooked effort in the original David Lee Roth era. Pro: Fair Warning is the most Eddie Van Halen-dominated…
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Van Halen- 5150- Eddie & Alex Van Halen, Michael Anthony, Sammy Hagar

In 1985,the shock of David Lee Roth's announcement that he was leaving the lead singer slot of America's most popular band ,Van Halen, was equaled (but not eclipsed)by the band's announcement that multi-platinum rocker Sammy Hagar had agreed to fill the role.How did that musical merger happen?...(more)

Van Halen-1984- Eddie & Alex Van Halen, Michael Anthony

To truly comprehend just how massively popular this album was, it helps if you actually write it out numerically: 12,000,000 copies of Van Halen's sixth album, 1984 , were sold in the U.S. alone in the three decades since it was released. Propelled…