One thing that set Van Halen apart from their rivals was their ability to write a perfect pop song, and a danceable one at that. Here’s another great example of Eddie Van Halen getting out of the way of the song.

On the first anniversary of Ed’s death, we remember the legend. The soundtrack of my life, it’s hard to imagine a rock landscape without Eddie Van Halen. TC


Eruption/You Really Got Me- Van Halen

Meanstreets – Fair Warning

Me Wise Magic- Best Of Vol 1

Ice Cream Man- Van Halen

5150- 5150

Little Dreamer- Van Halen 

Poundcake- For Unlawful Carnal Knowledge

Hear About It Later- Fair Warning 

And The Cradle Will Rock- Women And Children First

Happy Trails – Diver Down

Distance – Mammoth/WVH