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David Lee Roth has released a new song dedicated to Eddie Van Halen. “Hey Ed I’m gonna miss ya,” reads the text on the illustration attached to “Somewhere Over the Rainbow Bar and Grill” on YouTube. “See you on the other side.” The upbeat, largely acoustic track features a sweet, sentimental lyric that briefly nods […]

Fans attending the annual football game between the University of Iowa and Iowa State on Sept. 13, 1986 found themselves receiving a surprise visit from David Lee Roth during the halftime show. The game took place at Iowa’s Kinnick Stadium in Iowa City and, as their intrastate rivals’ marching band launched into his Eat ‘Em […]

Van Halen singer David Lee Roth said he “wasn’t someone” until the first time he took part in an EMT call in New York City. He worked with emergency crews in the Bronx in 2004 – one of many life experiences he said he was able to undertake as a result of his fame. “I wasn’t someone until I […]

David Lee Roth has declared his ambition to become the “king of Las Vegas” now that Van Halen can never return. He’d said the band was “finished” in September 2019, before it was publicly known that guitarist Eddie Van Halen was suffering from a cancer that would eventually take his life on Oct. 6 this […]

The news of Eddie Van Halen‘s death has left his former Van Halen bandmates heartbroken and largely speechless. Michael Anthony, David Lee Roth, Sammy Hagar and Gary Cherone all took to social media to pay their respect to the guitar hero, who died today at age 65 after what his son Wolfgang described as a […]