Here's one from the vaults: This is Part 2 of an interview from the January 1981 issue of Guitar World, during which a 23-year-old Eddie Van Halen discusses his roots, his technique and his appreciation of Cream-era Eric Clapton.
Two decades ago, Guitar World writer Steven Rosen brought together Les Paul and Edward Van Halen for a quick chat. It would be the beginning of a beautiful friendship between the two great guitar innovators.
Nearly two years in the making, Eddie Van Halen’s new EVH Wolfgang guitar is the ultimate refinement of his classic signature ax. Guitar World gets a sneak preview and learns the story behind its transformation.