David Lee Roth shares reflective new single, Pointing at the Moon – but who’s the guitarist?

David Lee Roth and John 5 Pointing At The Moon
(Image credit: Bennett Raglin / Stringer / Steve Jennings / Getty)

David Lee Roth has shared a new song, Pointing at the Moon, which sees the former Van Halen frontman slowing down in a reflective acoustic guitar and piano-based ballad.

As yet there are no further details as to who the players are. But could this single be another cut from the unreleased album that Roth wrote and recorded with guitarist John 5 in 2014? The signs would suggest so.

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Matt Parker
Features Editor, GuitarWorld.com

Matt is Features Editor for GuitarWorld.com. Before that he spent 10 years as a freelance music journalist, interviewing artists for the likes of Total Guitar, Guitarist, Guitar World, MusicRadar, NME.com, DJ Mag and Electronic Sound. In 2020, he launched CreativeMoney.co.uk, which aims to share the ideas that make creative lifestyles more sustainable. He plays guitar, but should not be allowed near your delay pedals.