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Unreleased Eddie Van Halen Track from 1984 Streaming

The Van Halen News Desk is streaming a short track called “Strike,” written by Eddie Van Halen for the 1984 teen comedy film The Wild Life.A snippet of the music appears in the movie as someone bowls a strike (hence the song’s title). This is the first time the full recording has been available to the public.The Van Halen News Desk says more of full, raw tracks Van Halen wrote for the movie... …

Sammy Hagar: “What It Would Take for Me to Reunite with Van Halen”

It’s been more than a year since Sammy Hagar sent Eddie Van Halen a birthday greeting via Twitter, signaling a thawing in their frosty relationship and leading fans to wonder if a Van Hagar reunion could be possible.But Hagar, who recently reunited with his group Chickenfoot, tells Billboard he sees little chance of that happening.“Let’s put it like this,” he says in a new interview with the... …

Review: EVH 5150 IIIS EL34 Amp Head and 4x12 Cabinet

PLATINUM AWARDThe 5150 amp designed by Eddie Van Halen is an indisputable modern classic.From the first 5150 amp introduced in 1992, through the 5150 III head that was the very first EVH brand product 10 years ago, to the EVH 5150 IIIS that was Ed’s main amp in the studio and on stage these last few years, the 5150 has become one of the most popular amps of all time for both pros and aspiring... …