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Van Halen Brothers Settle Trademark Infringement Suit

9th January 2015

Van Halen have settled a lawsuit with the ex-wife of drummer ALEX Van Halen after the bandmates accused her of infringing on their trademark by using her married name as the title for her interior...

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The Things They Say: 4434345

29th October 2014

"I remember Dave hearing Jump and he did not want to do it. He told Eddie (Van Halen), 'You're a guitar hero. You're not a keyboard player. You need to play guitar'." Former Van Halen...

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Sammy Hagar Libel Case Revived

28th August 2014

Former Van Halen star Sammy Hagar is set for a court showdown with a one-time Playboy bunny for accusing her of extortion in his autobiography.Officials at a federal appeals court have revived the unidentified woman's...

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Fascinating Fact: 4325507

14th August 2014

Former Van Halen frontman Sammy Hagar has signed on to host Classic Rock magazine's annual awards show, the Classic Rock Roll Of Honour. The 2014 prizegiving will be held in the U.S. for the first...

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David Lee Roth's Uncle, Cafe Wha? Boss, Dead At 95

31st July 2014

Van Halen star David Lee Roth is mourning the loss of his uncle, New York nightclub boss Manny Roth, following his death this week (beg28Jul14)Roth owned Greenwich Village club Cafe Wha? which became a haven...

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John 5 Records New Album With David Lee Roth

23rd July 2014

Former Marilyn Manson guitarist John 5 and Van Halen's David Lee Roth have teamed up to record a new album.The heavy rocker, real name John William Lowery, landed his big break when Lee Roth hired...

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Sammy Hagar And James Hetfield Team Up For Cancer Charity Gig

19th March 2014

Former Van Halen guitarist Sammy Hagar and Metallica frontman James Hetfield are set to team up for a special benefit concert in May (14).The veteran rocker has recruited Hetfield, along with Green Day singer Billie...

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Alice Cooper And Sammy Hagar Reteam For Las Vegas Supergig

24th February 2014

Alice Cooper has been hit by the charity supergig bug after kicking off 2014 in Hawaii onstage with Steven Tyler and Sammy Hagar - he is reteaming with the former Van Halen frontman for another...

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Van Halen Brothers Sue Drummer's Ex Over Name

21st October 2013

Eddie Van Halen and his bandmate brother Alex are suing the drummer's ex-wife for using her famous married name in a new business venture.The rockers claim Kelly Van Halen's construction and interior design company dilutes...

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Stars Line Up To Hit The Studio With Sammy Hagar On New Duets Album

27th June 2013

Former Van Halen frontman Sammy Hagar has become the latest star to rework his back catalogue in the studio with a bunch of famous friends.Ronnie Dunn and Kid Rock have already signed on as featured...

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David Lee Roth Appears In Japanese Movie Clip

27th May 2013

Van Halen frontman David Lee Roth has stunned fans by showing up in a Japanese film as a hitman.The rocker has posted a five-minute clip of the movie on his YouTube.com page. In it,...

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Ke$ha's Harry Styles Crush

6th April 2013

Ke$ha has a crush on Harry Styles.The 'Tik Tok' hitmaker thinks the One Direction heartthrob - who has been romantically linked with stars including Taylor Swift, Natalie Imbruglia and British TV presenter Caroline Flack -...

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Aerosmith Cancel Sydney Show To Co-headline Music Festival

4th April 2013

Rockers Aerosmith have cancelled a concert in Sydney, Australia to co-headline a music festival with Van Halen.The Walk This Way hitmakers were due to perform a solo show at the city's ANZ Stadium on 28...

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Van Halen Confused Over European Tour Plans

13th March 2013

David Lee Roth is making plans to return to Britain with Van Halen for the first time since 1984 - but it appears he hasn't let his bandmates in on the deal.The rocker claims he...

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Madonna Named Music's Biggest Money Maker

25th February 2013

Madonna was music's biggest earner in 2012.The 'Girl Gone Wild' singer topped Billboard's list of money makers, taking home $34.5 million from her 88-date MDNA World Tour, also the highest grossing live tour of the...

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Billy Joel & Van Halen Confirmed For First Stone Music Festival

18th February 2013

Billy Joel and Van Halen will co-headline Australia's first Stone Music Festival in Sydney.Buckcherry and Lifehouse have also been confirmed for the two-day event at Sydney’s ANZ Stadium in April (13). The festival will...

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Fascinating Fact: 3372992

14th November 2012

Rockers Van Halen have rescheduled the tour of Japan which was cancelled to allow EDDIE Van Halen to undergo emergency surgery for a digestive disease. The shows in Osaka and Tokyo were originally slated for...

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"S**Tty Boy Band" One Direction Insult Van Halen

By Jack de Aguilar | 19th October 2012

One Direction insult Van Halen? Yeah, we weren't expecting that one either. But according to band's bassist, Wolfgang Van Halen, the cheesy boy band weren't very nice at a Birmingham hotel."Fun fact: Was just insulted...

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Van Halen Star Blasts One Direction After Hotel Meeting

17th October 2012

Van Halen rocker WOLFGANG Van Halen has called out the members of One Direction after the boyband allegedly snubbed him in a hotel lobby.The bassist, whose dad is legendary guitarist Eddie Van Halen, took to...

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The Things They Tweet: 3329570

16th October 2012

"Congrats to @eddievanhalen for winning Guitar World's Greatest Guitarist of all Time poll. Much deserved w/out a doubt." Slash praises the Van Halen legend after he was named the greatest guitarist of all time in...

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The Things They Tweet 3108

30th August 2012

"Get well @eddievanhalen and back to shredding guitar soon." Motley Crue star Nikki Sixx wishes the Van Halen frontman well after the ageing rocker underwent emergency surgery for a digestive disease.

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Eddie Van Halen Surgery: Van Halen Postpone Japanese Tour

30th August 2012

Van Halen have been forced to postpone a tour of Japan. The band's lead guitarist, EDDIE Van Halen, has undergone emergency surgery, after it was discovered that he was suffering from diverticulitis. The news was...

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Eddie Van Halen Undergoes Emergency Surgery

30th August 2012

Rockers Van Halen have postponed their upcoming tour of Japan after EDDIE Van Halen underwent emergency surgery for a digestive disease.The guitarist was admitted to hospital for the operation to treat a "severe bout" of...

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Eddie Van Halen Undergoes Emergency Surgery

30th August 2012

Rockers Van Halen have postponed their upcoming tour of Japan after EDDIE Van Halen underwent emergency surgery for a digestive disease.The guitarist was admitted to hospital for the operation to treat a "severe bout" of...

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Thomas Hayden Church Thrown Out Of Van Halen Gig For Smoking Joint

17th August 2012

Actor Thomas Hayden Church was once kicked out of a Van Halen show for puffing on a huge joint.The Sideways star and his pals thought it would be a great ruse to create the perfect...

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Van Halen's Jump Tops Sports Song Poll

27th July 2012

Van Halen's 1984 anthem Jump has topped a new survey to find the greatest sporting song of all time.Prs for Music polled its members to find the most popular sports tune to mark the opening...

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Van Halen Scrap Postponed Summer Shows

2nd July 2012

Rockers Van Halen have cancelled their postponed summer (12) tour dates, according to a U.S. report.The group announced in May (12) it was axing 30 dates following its 26 June (12) concert in New Orleans,...

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Patrick Carney Slams Black Sabbath And Van Halen For Partial Reunions

26th June 2012

Rocker Patrick Carney has lashed out at Black Sabbath and Van Halen for reforming without all their original members, insisting fans want to see their heroes together onstage.Black Sabbath reunited last year (11), but drummer...

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Eddie Van Halen Breaks Silence About Postponed Summer Tour Dates

13th June 2012

Rocker Eddie Van Halen has broken his silence about Van Halen's postponed summer (12) tour dates, insisting he and his bandmates "bit off more than we could chew" when planning an extensive reunion tour.The group...

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