LIFE Van Halen
  • Author : LIFE Magazine
  • Release Date : 18 December 2020
  • Publisher : Time Home Entertainment
  • Genre : Music
  • Pages : 124
  • ISBN 13 : 9781547856466

LIFE Van Halen Book Summary

The recent passing of Eddie Van Halen marked the somber end to one of rock 'n' roll's greatest eras. The iconic and innovative guitar wizard and his rowdy bandmates were synonymous with hard rock from the late 1970s through the 1990s, churning out hits like "Runnin' With the Devil," "Jump" and "Why Can't This Be Love" through a variety of lineups. From the breakout years headed by flamboyant lead singer David Lee Roth to the decade with the boisterous Sammy Hagar up front, Van Halen maintained a perpetual appeal with fans and critics. This LIFE special issue explores the turbulent history and massive popularity of the mercurial band and their legendary music.

LIFE Van Halen

LIFE Van Halen

Author : LIFE Magazine
Publisher : Time Home Entertainment
Genre : Music
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The recent passing of Eddie Van Halen marked the somber end to one of rock 'n' roll's greatest eras. The iconic and innovative guitar wizard and his rowdy bandmates were synonymous with hard rock from the late 1970s through the 1990s, churning out hits like "Runnin' With the Devil," "Jump" ...

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Author : Kevin Dodds
Publisher : iUniverse
Genre : Biography & Autobiography
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In July of 1984, Edward Van Halen was the most popular musician in the world in the most popular band in the world—the band that to this day bears his own surname. As a 12-year-old, author Kevin Dodds experienced his first Van Halen concert, and it changed his life. In ...

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Author : Jeff Kitts,Brad Tolinski
Publisher : Hal Leonard Corporation
Genre : Music
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(Guitar World Presents). This exciting book from the editors of Guitar World is a treasure trove for any guitarist. Featuring electrifying profiles of everyone from hard rock gods (Wes Borland, Dimebag Darrell, Tony Iommi) to British giants (Eric Clapton, Jimmy Page, even Nigel Tufnel) to trailblazing bluesmen (John Lee Hooker, ...

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Author : Greg Renoff
Publisher : ECW Press
Genre : Music
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A vivid and energetic history of Van Halen's legendary early years After years of playing gigs everywhere from suburban backyards to dive bars, Van Halen — led by frontman extraordinaire David Lee Roth and guitar virtuoso Edward Van Halen — had the songs, the swagger, and the talent to turn the rock ...

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Author : Paul Brannigan
Publisher : Faber & Faber
Genre : Music
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Arriving in California as a young boy in the early 1960s, Edward Van Halen and his brother Alex were ripe for the coming musical revolution. The sons of a Dutch, saxophone-playing father, the brothers discovered the Beatles, Cream and others. From the moment their hugely influential 1978 debut landed, Van Halen ...

Runnin  with the Devil

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Author : Noel Monk,Joe Layden
Publisher : HarperCollins
Genre : Biography & Autobiography
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The manager who shepherded Van Halen from obscurity to rock stardom goes behind the scenes to tell the complete, unadulterated story of David Lee Roth, Eddie Van Halen, and the legendary band that changed rock music. Van Halen’s rise in the 1980s was one of the most thrilling the ...

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Author : Guitar World Magazine
Publisher : Hal Leonard Corporation
Genre : Music
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There is possibly no guitar player of the modern era more influential than Eddie Van Halen. Now, from the pages of "Guitar World Magazine" comes this outstanding collection of interviews and insights. Whether you are a fan or a professional musician, you'll be entertained and educated by this comprehensive, in-depth ...

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Publisher : Sterling Publishing Company Incorporated
Genre : Music
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