“This is impossible to play!” Joe Satriani and Sammy Hagar name – and nail – Eddie Van Halen’s hardest guitar riffs during first-ever Best of All Worlds performance

Sammy Hagar and Joe Satriani in the Sirius XM studio
(Image credit: Kayla Oaddams/Getty Images)

Earlier this week, it was announced that a new supergroup comprising electric guitar icon Joe Satriani, Sammy Hagar, Michael Anthony and Jason Bonham would be embarking on The Best of All Worlds tour.

With the announcement came the news that the ensemble would be performing a Van Halen-heavy setlist and, given Satch’s long-touted association with the project, it’s safe to assume this is as close to a Van Halen tribute tour as we’ll get.

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Matt Owen
Senior Staff Writer, GuitarWorld.com

Matt is a Senior Staff Writer, writing for Guitar World, Guitarist and Total Guitar. He has a Masters in the guitar, a degree in history, and has spent the last 16 years playing everything from blues and jazz to indie and pop. When he’s not combining his passion for writing and music during his day job, Matt records for a number of UK-based bands and songwriters as a session musician.