Van Halen live just 2 months into the massive 1984 Tour on 3/24/1984 in New Haven, CT. This is a 2016 remaster that helps with low volume problem from the original. Check out the last song ATBL, Eddie starts playing the “Good Enough” riff in the intro and again in the breakdown around 2:35.
Mar 24, 2017
Jan 21, 2015
Van Halen live on January 21, 1984 at The Hollywood Sportatorium, Pembroke Pines, FL. This is the first known recording from 1984 Tour that kicked off 3 days earlier on Jan. 18th. This setlist differs from the rest of the tour. Here they flip/flop “On Fire” and “Unchained” — This one is an incomplete show missing […]
Dec 28, 2014
David, Alex and Michael interview, taking fan calls in 1982 on Rockline
Jun 13, 2014
11/28/1984 David Lee Roth Interview with Lisa Robinson. Dave talks about the upcoming EP release, Crazy From The Heat, and briefly touches on some of the recording process compared to a Van Halen record.
May 30, 2014
Interview with David Lee Roth and Alex Van Halen after their show in Bradford, UK on 6/7/1978.
Mar. 26, 2014
Studio sessions for Women and Children First, the 3rd Van Halen album. Some of the music sounds like they could be the final take used on the album (Cradle, Romeo). Others sound pretty early. Dave is loose on most of it, probably Dave’s scratch vocals while the band recorded. Amazing to see how rough some […]
Mar. 5, 2014
“Young Wizard of Power Rock” By: Jas Obrecht Guitar Player (April 1980) Very few guitarists have had as intense an impact in as short a time as Eddie Van Halen. The sparkplug of the band that bears his family name, he exploded into ears around the world in February 1978 with the release of Van Halen. On this […]
Van Halen: Fair Warning Cynthia Rose, NME, 20 June 1981 The worst thing about labels is their sticky side. But the next worst thing about them is that they attract flies, and that can put a consumer right off his or her natural, subjective curiosity about music of a specific ‘genre’. Fair Warning is the fourth LP from […]
Mar. 2, 2014 Additions
Some of the only known video footage from Van Halen’s 1980 World Invasion Tour. Even though quality isn’t great…this video is pure gold to see the band destroying in 1980. This version has different audio source (from 1980 Pittsburgh show) because the original audio is pretty bad.
Feb. 28, 2014 Additions
Article written about VH in their early days, this comes from Sounds magazine, May 13, 1978. They were just about to conquer the world… Columbus, Ohio (3/16/1978). Van Halen, just called back for an encore, are basking in the unexpected adulation. The support band takes a bow. “Thank you Cleveland”, yells their frontman. Cleveland? Silence. You could hear […]
Feb. 24, 2014 Additions