On Tour with Van Halen This presentation will take you on tour with the greatest rock band of all time! Presented by: James Piniella Project 13: My Favorite band or Solo artist 1/13/12
Come backstage for a brief history of how it all began for Van Halen Van Halen plays mainly hard rock. It’s record label is Interscope Records. The band first formed in 1972 and is now on a reunion tour across the nation. Van Halen’s most successful albums are Van Halen and 1984.
Meet Van Halen Eddie Van Halen Guitar Alex Van Halen Drums Wolfgang Van Halen Bass David Lee Roth Vocals
Biography of Eddie Van Halen Edward Lodewijk Van Halen plays lead guitar in the world famous rock band Van Halen. His birthday is January 26, 1955 and is currently 60 years old. His family is from The Netherlands and the band consists of his brother Alex and his son Wolfgang. Eddie’s favorite thing to do is hang out with his brother Alex.
My Top Ten Van Halen songs 10. Eruption 9. You Really Got Me 8. And the Cradle Will Rock 7. Beautiful Girls 6. Hot for Teacher You Really Got Me 5. Mean Street 4. Ain’tTalkin’ ‘Bout love 3. Runnin’ With the Devil 2. Little Guitars
My #1 favorite song by this band is… Unchained This is my favorite song because it has the best guitar riff ever and it is instantly recognizable as Van Halen from the first power chord. “Change, nothing stays the same Unchained, and ya hit the ground running Change, and nothing stays the same Unchained, yeah ya hit the ground running”