Wolfgang Van Halen to begin recording sophomore Mammoth WVH album today

Wolfgang Van Halen
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Wolfgang Van Halen will begin recording the second Mammoth WVH album today (October 4), he has revealed.

In a new post on social media, the multi-instrumentalist and son of late guitar icon Eddie Van Halen shared three photos of his father jamming in a recording studio eight years ago, and discussed the timeline of his musical evolution as a solo artist, from the initial tracking of Mammoth WVH to the recent pre-production of its long-awaited and yet-to-be-titled followup.

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Sam Roche

Sam was Staff Writer at GuitarWorld.com from 2019 to 2023, and also created content for Total Guitar, Guitarist and Guitar Player. He has well over 15 years of guitar playing under his belt, as well as a degree in Music Technology (Mixing and Mastering). He's a metalhead through and through, but has a thorough appreciation for all genres of music. In his spare time, Sam creates point-of-view guitar lesson videos on YouTube under the name Sightline Guitar.