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Van Halen

  1. theater review
    Theater Review: Eddie and Dave Tries to Get to What’s RealA deep and gender-flipped dive into Van Halen.
  2. q&a
    A Long Talk With David Lee RothDiamond Dave on tattoo skin care and the future of Van Halen.
  3. vulture lists
    All 131 Van Halen Songs, Ranked From Worst to BestOnly time will tell if they stand the test of time.
  4. vulture lists
    Every VMAs Video of the Year Award, Ranked From Worst to BestFrom that one super dated Dire Straits video to multiple Beyoncé videos, to that Neil Young video that got him banned from MTV for a while.
  5. reunited and it feels so bad
    Van Halen Is Maybe Just Burned OutDepends who you ask.
  6. reunited and it feels so bad
    Van Halen Seems to Be Imploding AgainAs evidenced by the tour they just postponed with no explanation.
  7. rock of aging
    David Lee Roth: The Conundrum of a Formerly Flamboyant Front Man in His FiftiesFans want him to be his 1984 self, even though in practice that would be innately creepy.
  8. van halen
    Watch David Lee Roth Explain Why the Van Halen Rider Banned Brown M&M’sStill wearing sunglasses inside, at night, huh, DLR?
  9. van halen
    Watch a Video for ‘Tattoo,’ a New Song From Van HalenWhat’s your secret, David Lee Roth? Because you don’t look a day over 50!
  10. intimate moments in concertry
    Van Halen Just Rocked for 250 People in Greenwich VillageIt was more daunting to the reunited rockers than their usual Madison Square Garden fare. Supposedly.
  11. music
    Van Halen Is Touring Again With David Lee RothFor real this time!
  12. last night on late night
    Last Night on Late Night: Will Ferrell Threatens via Webcam to Shave Conan’s BeardPlus, Meatloaf cites the influences from film and sports that inspired the anti-Busey meltdown, on our regular late-night roundup.
  13. vulture lists
    Ten Awesome Ways to Announce Your Musical ComebackKanye! Elvis! KISS!
  14. booze
    The 9 Saddest Eddie Van Halen Stories From Sammy Hagar’s Rolling Stone Article“He walked around all day drinking cheap shiraz straight out the bottle. That’s why his teeth were all black.”
  15. Openings
    Sammy Hagar Opens JFK Restaurant, Invites ‘OU812’ JokesIs pound cake served?
  16. chest-off
    15 Greatest Man Chests in MusicIn baring his Christian nipples, Stapp carries on a long tradition in music.
  17. video games
    Look Out, Here Comes Guitar Hero: Van HalenBut can it be more fun than the David Lee Roth soundboard?
  18. discoveries
    Got It Made, Got It Made, Got It MadeScientists have discovered Van Halen’s legendary “No Brown M&Ms” rider.
  19. apropos of nothing
    Extreme Gets Back Together, Every Living Band Now Officially UnitedGreat news, everyone! Eighties hair-metal gods Extreme are reuniting for a tour and their first album in thirteen years!
  20. the early-evening news
    Van Halen Reunites!Amy Winehouse, Harry Potter, and more!
  21. gossipmonger
    Insurance-Man BluesWoody Allen once had to drop Winona Ryder and Robert Downey Jr. from a movie because no one would insure them — just like Lindsay Lohan is getting dropped because no one will insure her. 50 Cent claimed that he’ll no longer put out any solo albums if Kanye West’s Graduation outsells his record when they both debut on September 11. In Jay McInerney’s latest book, Evelyn’s is based on now-shuttered West 9th Street speakeasy Marylou’s. Ashley Olsen says that she and sister Mary-Kate have a psychic bond and “carry the weight of each other.” Chris Rock and Jerry Seinfeld ate together at the Brooklyn Diner. Cheryl Tiegs likes to play hard-to-get with guys.
  22. the industry
    Viggo Mortensen and Renée Zellweger Head WestPlus industry news on Adam Rapp, Van Halen, and He’s Just Not That Into You.
  23. quote machine
    David Lee Roth, Cockeyed OptimistPlus: Dennis Hopper, William H. Macy, and Michael Chabon
  24. the industry
    Dust Off Your Manolos: ‘Sex and the City’ Heading to the Big ScreenNew Line finalizes deal to produce Sex and the City movie, with series creator Michael Patrick King writing and directing and all four stars participating. Kim Cattrall had held things up with contract demands but receives a deal for a future show at HBO as part of negotiations for this project. [Variety]
  25. gossipmonger
    Kaplan to the Rescue!Former CNN and MSNBC honcho Rick Kaplan is coming to save Katie Couric’s CBS Evening News. Bono disagrees with an Ad Age’s cover story saying that his RED campaign has been a financial failure. Brandon Davis mocked Paula Abdul for having an Arabic-sounding last name. His real surname? Zarif. Two staffers quit Star’s beauty department. Leslie Stahl’s contract at 60 Minutes is almost up, and it’s unclear whether she’s staying. Stephen Colbert’s new Ben & Jerry’s flavor is called “AmeriCone.” (And we told you all about it on Tuesday.) Buddha Bar fired its CEO. Whitney Houston and Bobby Brown hung out at their kid’s birthday dinner.
  26. gossipmonger
    Also, There Were Parties After the OscarsLeonardo DiCaprio, Ryan Gosling, and Vince Vaughn cruised the Vanity Fair Oscar party at Morton’s solo. (Everyone who is anyone was there.) Except Brad Pitt, who was a no-show at the Oscars despite having starred in Babel and been a producer on The Departed. Maggie Gyllenhaal and Peter Sarsgaard are leaving the West Village for Brooklyn because of the paparazzi. Meanwhile, in Brooklyn, Heath Ledger and Michelle Williams are fighting. Oprah says that Barack Obama didn’t start the Clinton-Geffen feud. Zero-star Kobe Club owner Jeffrey Chodorow has banned Frank Bruni from all 29 of his restaurants. At $70,000, a private soccer lesson with David Beckham was the lowest winning bid at Elton John’s Oscar-night AIDS benefit. Natalie Portman left an Oscars party with Gael García Bernal.