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Van Halen Longboxes and Deluxe Packages: Photo Gallery
Band's first nine albums were all released in the now-extinct packaging format.
Six Wolfgangs Star in Mammoth WVH’s New ‘Don’t Back Down’ Video
Younger Van Halen joined us to discuss filming in his father's famous '5150' recording studio.
Who Cares if Eddie Van Halen’s Grammy Tribute Was Kind of Short?
Guitar legend died last October after a long battle with cancer.
5 Reasons Iron Maiden Should Be in the Rock ‘n’ Roll Hall of Fame
They're not going to show up, but they deserve the accolade anyway.
All 10 Van Halen Cover Songs Ranked
Cuts by other artists were important to band's formation - and its first big breakup.
45 Years Ago: Kiss Graduate Boot Camp With ‘Shout It Out Loud’
Producer Bob Erzin used blackboards and a coach's whistle to get the band into studio shape.
Angus Young Shoots Down Bon Scott ‘Back in Black’ Rumors
AC/DC guitarist says singer missed contributing more to the album by a matter of days.
Foo Fighters, Iron Maiden, Go-Go’s Lead 2021 Rock Hall Nominees
Devo, Todd Rundgren and the New York Dolls are also among the 16 artists up for consideration this year.
The Day Wolfgang Van Halen Learned His Dad Was Famous: Interview
Eddie Van Halen's son recalls the music they both loved and the ones Dad just didn't get.
David Lee Roth Releases New Song Dedicated to Eddie Van Halen
"Hey Ed I'm gonna miss you," reads the note included with the song. "See you on the other side..."