Jump to content

Eddie Van Halen Dead at 65!


Recommended Posts

Eddie Van Halen, Guitar Hero, Dies At 65

"Eddie Van Halen, the guitarist and songwriter who helped give the rock band Van Halen its name and sound, died Tuesday after a battle with cancer. He was 65."

His music is a little too hard of rock for my taste but it's undeniable he was tremendously talented guitarist. My wife and I were in the car and she was reading a news bulletin on her iPad about his death.  I didn't realize that he is a classically trained pianist.  Interesting guy.

RIP EVH!

  • Sad 1
Link to post
Share on other sites

I still remember the first time I heard Eruption, it was like nothing that ever came before. I was lucky to see Van Halen in concert and he put on a terrific show. 

  • Like 2
Link to post
Share on other sites

R.I.P.  Eddie Van Halen............ a musician ahead of his time. One of many talents that pushed the outside of the envelope of rock music. This level of talent only come along in any discipline rarely!  Your music will live on forever!

 

  • Like 3
Link to post
Share on other sites

RIP Eddie Van Halen.... outstanding musician and performer. His playing inspired many to pick up a guitar. 

😥😥

  • Like 3
Link to post
Share on other sites

Join the conversation

You can post now and register later. If you have an account, sign in now to post with your account.

Guest
Reply to this topic...

×   Pasted as rich text.   Paste as plain text instead

  Only 75 emoji are allowed.

×   Your link has been automatically embedded.   Display as a link instead

×   Your previous content has been restored.   Clear editor

×   You cannot paste images directly. Upload or insert images from URL.

  • Chatbox

    You don't have permission to chat.
    Load More

About us

Guitar Gathering is a community of guitar lovers of all types and skill levels.  This is a place of learning, support and encouragement.  We are unapologetically positive.

If you've come here to gripe, demean others or talk politics then this isn't the place for you.

But if you've come to talk guitars, ask questions and learn from professionals and guitar learners from all over the world then come on in!

Get in touch

Follow us

facebook feed

Recent tweets

×
×
  • Create New...