| Apr 12, 2012
| 9:45 PM
Van Halen is on the road behind a new studio album, its first with singer David Lee Roth since the MTV glory days. The new release, “A Different Kind of Truth,” is a solid collection of songs, if not transcendent enough to compete with the...
| Mar 29, 2012
| 1:53 PM
Contributor Lexie Mountain is an epic Van Halen fan, and has an epic review of Wednesday night's show at the Verizon Center.
I have to admit: I was hoping for VAN HALEN-CON 2012. Sort of like Burning Man, but with a greater possibility of being set...
| Apr 10, 2012
| 11:14 PM
A Van Halen fan doesn’t need a reason to forget the name Sammy Hagar, but the reconstituted version of the band that played last night at Sunrise’s BankAtlantic Center offered plenty of them, anyway, and certainly no less than 22, the combined...
| Dec 27, 2011
| 7:08 AM
Lauryn Hill is returning to the area for some redemption.
After a disappointing performance at Rams Head Live at the start of the year, Hill will again try to win over regional crowds with a show at the Warner Theater in DC February 29.
Hill, of course,...
| Jan 5, 2012
| 9:30 PM
Van Halen confirmed late Thursday night rumors they'd teased a few weeks ago: they're going on tour this year.
And yes, David Lee Roth is coming along. The tour, the band's first since 2008, will stop at the Verizon Center in DC March 28.
| Jan 5, 2012
| 9:32 PM
Van Halen announced its first tour in four years Thursday, including dates Feb. 24 at the United Center and April 1 at the Allstate Arena.
The lead singer will once again be David Lee Roth, the voice of the group’s earliest hits (“Runnin&...
| Jan 6, 2012
| 4:07 AM
'Turning the page' on Iraq and Afghanistan, Obama shifts focus to Asian security threats
WASHINGTON (AP) -- In recasting his defense strategy, President Barack Obama is looking beyond the wars he inherited to focus on Asian security risks -- mainly China...
| Jan 9, 2012
| 7:25 AM
Mohegan Sun announced this morning that Rock and Roll Hall of Famers Van Halen, fresh off a club gig at Cafe Wha? in Greenwich Village, will play at their venue on March 3 at 8 p.m.
Tickets range between $110-$140 (ouch) and go on sale Saturday,...
| May 18, 2012
| 1:07 PM
One Van Halen lyric goes "Come on baby, finish what you started." Let's hope the band follows its own advice.
Concert promoters Live Nation have announced that Eddie, Alex and David Lee Roth have postponed as many as 30 dates, including the July 9...
| Jun 4, 2012
| 4:25 AM
In a new interview with LA Weekly, Warner Music label rep Ted Cohen claims Eddie Van Halen’s ex-wifeValerie Bertinelli caused Van Halen to split with David Lee Roth back in 1985. Cohen says Bertinelli argued that Eddie should get most of the...
| Jun 10, 2012
The old master spent his winter months at the Chateau Marmont, sitting beneath the palms, the white canopies and its distinctively European tower on the Sunset Strip. Photographer Helmut Newton was as recognizable there as his famous subjects, dining on...