HAPPY BIRTHDAY EDDIE VAN HALEN
Inarguably one of the greatest, most influential, and most ripped-off guitar players of all time, the deity we know as “Eddie Van Halen” turns 54 (!) today. Yes, some of his latter day career choices have been kind of mind boggling (in a bad way), but anyone who saw him on VH’s most recent tour knows he’s still the fuckin’ man.
So here’s to Eddie! And here’s a clip of him erupting back in’83: