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Mammoth WVH, ‘Mammoth WVH': Album Review
Wolfgang Van Halen confidently threads the needle on his debut.
Metallica ‘Load’ Roundtable: Did They Fumble Their Big Follow-Up?
Band took an unexpected turn on the 1996 follow-up to the Black Album.
Roger Waters Posts Disputed Liner Notes to Pink Floyd’s ‘Animals’
He says David Gilmour "does not dispute the veracity" of the content, but "wants that history to remain secret."
Dee Snider Wins $1.2M ‘We’re Not Gonna Take It’ Copyright Case
Australian politician copied Twisted Sister song for campaign ad.
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.
The Night Kiss Played a Show With Two Lead Guitarists
Mark St. John had just been hired as the band's second replacement for Ace Frehley.
Underrated Motley Crue: The Most Overlooked Song From Each Album
Nine songs that prove the band doesn't get enough credit for its songwriting.
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.