Did Van Halen Bite Off Too Much With ‘OU812’? Our Writers Devour Five Questions
On the 30th anniversary of the band's second album with Sammy Hagar, our writers sit down for a roundtable discussion.
‘Van Halen III’ Roundtable: What Went Wrong? Our Writers Answer Five Burning Questions
After amazingly successful decade-long runs with both David Lee Roth and Sammy Hagar ended in acrimony, Van Halen recruited Extreme singer Gary Cherone for their 1998 album 'Van Halen III.'
Foo Fighters Perform Live Mashup of John Lennon and Van Halen Covers
The Foo Fighters performed a live mashup in Brazil, singing Van Halen's "Jump" to the music of John Lennon's "Imagine."
25 Years Ago: Van Halen Release First Live LP, ‘Right Here, Right Now’
Van Halen's 1987 video 'Live Without a Net' was the first time most fans saw the new-look band, now with Sammy Hagar on vocals, in a concert setting.
Some Critics Hated ‘Van Halen’ at First – Here’s Proof
These days, 'Van Halen' is celebrated as one of the greatest debut albums in history. That wasn't always the case.
Is Van Halen’s First Album Their Best? Our Writers Answer Five Burning Questions
Our writers celebrate the 40th anniversary of Van Halen's debut album by answering burning questions about its highs and (alleged) lows.
Everything You Need To Know About Van Halen’s ‘You Really Got Me’
Van Halen were introduced to the world when their cover of the Kinks' "You Really Got Me" was released as their first single on Jan. 28, 1978.
Eddie Van Halen Sues to Stop ‘5150 Vault’ Documentary
Guitarist in legal bid to prevent videographer from releasing or selling abandoned 2006 material.