Tag Archives: Van Halen

60 bands disbanded in the 21st Century so far (2000-2020)

Posted by on January 10, 2020

As we saw with bands such as Mötley Crüe, Rage Against the Machine, Vio-lence, Mr.Bungle, Possessed, Exhorder, and many more that have disbanded/went on a hiatus and returned, there’s always a chance for a group to reform. They can also reappear for a quick reunion just to disappear again and sometimes come back once more, […]

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David Lee Roth to Join Kiss on Final North American Legs of Farewell Tour

Posted by on December 18, 2019

Van Halen frontman David Lee Roth has been announced as a “special guest” for the final North American leg of Kiss’ End Of The Road farewell tour. This will be Roth’s first solo tour in 13 years. “David Lee Roth will bring his exciting stage show featuring a twin guitar big rock sound and a […]

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Tool fan asks Eddie Van Halen to take a picture having no clue who he is

Posted by on October 23, 2019

Tool kicked off their extensive North American tour in support of their first album in thirteen years, Fear Inoculum. And when Tool goes on tour, just about anyone does whatever they can to see these giants perform. With that being said, Eddie Van Halen went to the band’s show on Monday (21st) at the Staples […]

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Watch Van Halen’s David Lee Roth crash a stranger’s bachelor party having no clue who he is

Posted by on May 30, 2019

David Lee Roth recently surprised a “fan’s” bachelor party in Las Vegas. DLR heard Van Halen tunes playing next door to his hotel room and had to approach these supposed fanatics. However, these guys didn’t seem to have any idea who David Lee Roth nor what a Van Halen is. Roth enthusiastically said the following […]

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Van Halen rumor alert: 2019 stadium tour with Michael Anthony?!

Posted by on December 26, 2018

    Earlier this month, Van Halen singer David Lee Roth revealed to Vulture that the group’s first show in four years could be at the Yankee Stadium. The singer also mentioned a handful of special guests would potentially be there including members of Metallica and Foo Fighters. While that information hasn’t been confirmed and […]

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David Lee Roth hints at Van Halen Yankee Stadium show

Posted by on December 14, 2018

Van Halen has been inactive since their 2015 tour, and just maybe we will see them return in 2019. Vulture recently caught up with Van Halen singer David Lee Roth in a hotel suite who apparently took one too many edibles before having the two hour conversation. Roth has a history speaking in hyperbole and […]

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Watch Mutoid Man and Gina Gleason perform Van Halen’s “Hot For Teacher” on ‘Two Minutes to Late Night’

Posted by on June 20, 2018

Last week, the third of eight full-length episodes of Two Minutes to Late Night premiered. This particular episode featured guitarist Gina Gleason (Baroness), members of Of Mice and Men, and more. During the show, Mutoid Man and Gina Gleason covered Van Halen’s “Hot For Teacher.” The performance is now available in its stand-alone clip and […]

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Watch the Foo Fighters perform John Lennon and Van Halen mashup

Posted by on March 5, 2018

This past Friday (2nd), the Foo Fighters did a medley during their live show in Curitiba, Brazil. Not only did the mashup include songs “Billie Jean” by Michael Jackson and “Blitzkrieg Bop” by the Ramones, but they also mixed John Lennon’s “Imagine” and Van Halen’s “Jump.” This particular mashup was inspired by a rare mix […]

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Brothers in metal: Max and Iggor Cavalera pick their favorite bands of brothers

Posted by on November 3, 2017

In just two weeks, Cavalera Conspiracy will be releasing their fourth studio album, Psychosis, marking the band’s tenth year as a project. Of course Max Cavalera and his brother Iggor may be best known for Sepultura, the band they formed as teenagers back in 1984. With the release of Psychosis imminent, we thought it’d be fun to […]

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Remember When: Eddie Van Halen had dinner on ‘Saturday Night Live’?

Posted by on March 6, 2017

It’s not that often when metal creeps its way into mainstream pop culture. So when metal/hard rock acts do actually pop up in beloved sitcoms, dramatic films, cartoons or even reality series, it’s kind of awesome. So in the weekly column Remember When, Metal Insider recalls the most random instances of metal’s elite appearing in front […]

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