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30 Years Ago: Van Halen’s Original Lineup Plays Their Last Concert

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Larry Busacca, Getty Images

Any rock band with a flamboyant frontman is bound to face its share of personality conflicts, and in the preening David Lee Roth, Van Halen had a singer more flamboyant than most.

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Pantera Drummer Says Reunion Not Possible, Uses Dead Eddie Van Halen as Example

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Gilbert Carrasquillo / Hulton Archive, Getty Images

Vinnie Paul Abbott has dismissed the idea that Pantera could somehow reunite with another guitarist in the wake of his sibling "Dimebag" Darrell Abbott's 2004 murder.

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Def Leppard Vs. Van Halen – Ultimate Classic Rock Hall of Fame Finals

Def Leppard Vs. Van Halen

Once again, there were some heated battles, but only two were left standing in the end.

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Van Halen vs. Motley Crue – Ultimate Classic Rock Hall of Fame Semifinals

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They had no problem getting here, breezing to round-one triumphs.

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The Police vs. Van Halen – Ultimate Classic Rock Hall of Fame, Round One

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The Police take on Van Halen in the first round of the Ultimate Classic Rock Hall of Fame.

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30 Years Ago: ‘VOA’ Makes Sammy Hagar a Household Name

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Sammy Hagar went from star to superstar with the release of 1984's 'VOA.'

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10 Years Ago: Van Halen and Sammy Hagar Reunite for Three New ‘Best of Both Worlds’ Tracks

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Van Halen reunited with Sammy Hagar for three new songs in 2004, then mounted a tour that would cause an irreparable rift.

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Is Van Halen’s New Album Finished?

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A Facebook photo has Van Halen fans wondering if the group's new record is actually finished.

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Watch Van Halen Take Over Texxas Jam ’78

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Watch as Van Halen takes the stage in the summer of '78, in front of one of the biggest audiences of its young career.

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Watch One-Handed Guitar Hero John Denner Play Van Halen’s ‘Eruption’

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Born without a right hand, John Denner is still able to play Van Halen's 'Eruption.'

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