“Playing at the Superbowl is a veritable holy grail of musical recognition, a highly prized rite of passage for (game-changing) artists. Not a spiritual rite with snake pits or Hebrew school or anything, but it’s up there.” – David Lee Roth
What if Jimi Hendrix hadn’t died? What songs would he have put his signature stamp on? Here are five songs we would have loved to hear Hendrix cover had he not fallen victim to the “27 Club.”
While Roth told fans that Van Halen need a short break in order to go the distance with their world tour and that dates would be rescheduled, the band’s North American tour has been canceled, according to Ticketmaster.
Attribute it to the power of friendship, or maybe just the power of money, but even rock’s most bitter breakups have often resulted in reunions. Let’s take a look at the five most surprising reconciliations in the classic rock world.
As the presidential election grows closer and the unemployment rate hovers at over 8%, the economy is at center stage in the news and top of mind for many Americans. It’s an issue that Chickenfoot […]
In a new video titled simply “Public Relations,” Van Halen frontman David Lee Roth explains why the band abruptly postponed more than 30 North American tour dates last week.
There were definitely some eyebrows raised in the rock community when news hit that the highly coveted opening spot on the Van Halen tour was going to funk legends Kool & The Gang.
Before it happened, nobody would have predicted that the signature sounds of the summer of 1986 would belong to the then-current edition of a fabled British prog rock band and one of its founding members […]
Former [lastfm link_type="artist_info"]Van Halen[/lastfm] frontman, Sammy Hagar — known as the “Red Rocker” — might just be a little off his rocker…or he is one prized specimen for ‘unworldly’ contact from other planets. In his new […]