Michael McDonald on Writing ‘I’ll Wait’ With David Lee Roth: ‘An Interesting Experience’
Between his string of hits with the Doobie Brothers and his solo career, five-time Grammy winner Michael McDonald seemed to be everywhere in the early-'80s, but the songs that featured his distinctive voice only told part of the story -- he was also a busy songwriter whose list of credits …
Was Van Halen’s ‘Live: Right Here, Right Now’ Released Because of David Lee Roth?
Following the release of 1991's 'For Unlawful Carnal Knowledge,' Van Halen embarked on a world tour that capped a phenomenally successful decade for what was already one of the biggest rock bands on the planet. Not a bad time to release a live album, in other words, and in 1993, they did just that, …
David Lee Roth Sings ‘California Girls’ With The Beach Boys’ Mike Love
David Lee Roth joined honoree Mike Love for a spirited rendition of 'California Girls' as the Beach Boys singer was honored as recipient of the 21st Ella Award in Beverly Hills. The award is given out annually by the Society of Singers.
David Lee Roth Discusses Influences In New Webcast
David Lee Roth kicked off Season 2 of his online webcast series 'The Roth Show' with another free-form discussion, this time on how a wildly varied set of childhood influences ultimately shaped his time in Van Halen. The video is embedded above.
David Lee Roth Offers Timetable for New Van Halen Album
It was 14 years between Van Halen's last two albums (or even longer if you don't want to count the Gary Cherone debacle), but it seems like we won't have to wait nearly as long for new music from them again. In a new interview, David Lee Roth says that they could have something ready …
Van Halen’s ‘5150’ Vs. David Lee Roth’s ‘Eat ‘Em and Smile': Great Rock Debates
Rock 'n' roll is rife with band family feuds, but perhaps none received quite as much publicity or caused a bigger fan base rift than Van Halen’s ugly divorce from singer David Lee Roth in 1985.
Weekend Songs: David Lee Roth, ‘Just Like Paradise’
Classic rock is about heavy hooks, power chords and tight harmonies. But it’s also about letting loose and enjoying the good times. And there’s no better time for that than Friday evening, when we pick up our paycheck, punch out of work and enjoy a couple days of much…
David Lee Roth’s ‘Greatest Hits’ CD + DVD Coming in November
If a little ain't enough for you when it comes to David Lee Roth's solo career, good news: The Van Halen frontman has a new best-of compilation headed for stores this fall.
Billy Sheehan On The Winery Dogs, Touring With Van Halen + Working With Diamond Dave
Lest you fear that the rock band is an endangered species (and at times when you turn on the radio, it certainly can feel that way), the Winery Dogs are here to bring it back to the masses. Isn’t it appropriate that Billy Sheehan (Talas, Mr. Big, David Lee Roth), one of the baddest b…