VAN HALEN

VAN HALEN

VAN HALEN

Van Halen (/væn ˈheɪlɛn/van HAY-len) was an American rock band formed in Pasadena, California in 1972. Credited with “restoring hard rock to the forefront of the music scene”, Van Halen was known for its energetic live shows[3] and for the virtuosic talent of its lead guitarist, Eddie Van Halen. The band was inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame in 2007.

Jump” is a song by American rock band Van Halen. It was released in December 1983 as the lead single from their album 1984. It is Van Halen’s most successful single, reaching number 1 on the US Billboard Hot 100. The song differs from earlier Van Halen songs in that it is driven by a keyboard line, although the song does contain a guitar solo. David Lee Roth dedicated the song to martial artist Benny “The Jet” Urquidez, of whom he was a student. Source – Wikipedia.org

VAN HALEN

Runnin’ with the Devil” is the second single from Van Halen’s 1978 eponymous debut album. The song lyrics were inspired by the Ohio Players song “Runnin’ from the Devil”. In 2009, it was named the 9th greatest hard rock song of all time by VH1. Chuck Klosterman of Vulture.com ranked it the eighth-best Van Halen song, praising the staccato bass playing as well as David Lee Roth’s vocal performance. Source – Wikipedia.org

EDDIE VAN HALEN

EDDIE VAN HALEN

The Kinks’ “You Really Got Me”. The 1 minute and 42 second Eddie Van Halen instrumental “Eruption” is considered one of the best electric guitar solos of all time and popularized the technique of two-handed tapping. Source – Wikipedia.org

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