David Lee Roth Issues Open Letter Regarding Van Halen Super Bowl Rumors

Rumors have been going around that the mighty Van Halen — who grace the cover of this month's edition of Guitar World — will be playing the halftime show at Super Bowl XLVII next year in New Orleans.

While the rumors are largely unsubstantiated, David Lee Roth took the time out to post an open letter via Van Halen News Desk to clarify matters and make it clear that the band would accept the honor in "a NY minute."

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Josh Hart

Josh Hart is a former web producer and staff writer for Guitar World and Guitar Aficionado magazines (2010–2012). He has since pursued writing fiction under various pseudonyms while exploring the technical underpinnings of journalism, now serving as a senior software engineer for The Seattle Times.