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    Default VH launching a tour properly

    Most bands release tour dates with PR 3-6 months in advance and then sell tickets to collect money as early as possible.
    I think the continued "delay" in releasing any plans yet, with rumoured dates as early as October, is possibly the state of Eddie's problems and if he can really go out and tour. Could be that management issues like promoters not paying enough for a watered down reunion without Mikey, what size venues, DLR trying to convince the brothers to do this tour right with Mikey ect... could be part of the problem.

    Hopefully it will come out OK but nothing in the past few years makes it seem that this will come off without major hiccups.

    We will see.

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    Possibly the best way to describe the current situation is "too little, too late". Eddie has destroyed the band name over the last few years, and quite honestly, not that many people are going to get that excited about a tour, which even further makes me wonder why they're not coming right out and hyping this thing. I'll go just to see Eddie and Dave onstage again, but my expectations are not very high at all.

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    We are a sympathetic society, Van Halen can reclaim its once great name.
    'Old Van Halen, when I was in it-classic Van Halen-makes you wanna drink, dance and screw, right? And the new Van Halen encourages you to drink milk, drive a Nissan and have a relationship.' - David Lee Roth.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Eddymon View Post
    We are a sympathetic society, Van Halen can reclaim its once great name.
    Are you serious? Do the last 11 years mean ANYTHING to you?

    Bands can do that after long absences, because there's NO DRAMA during that absence. Van Halen is the biggest soap opera on the planet, and that's sadly how they'll always be remembered.

    They will never conquer the world again.
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    It will never be 1984 again for this band.
    Most bands never HAVE a 1984.

    But if they can establish themselves once again as a somewhat functional band by continuing with Dave until the official end of the band then yes they can be relevant once again.
    I doubt the Police will be heard from again after this tour.
    'Old Van Halen, when I was in it-classic Van Halen-makes you wanna drink, dance and screw, right? And the new Van Halen encourages you to drink milk, drive a Nissan and have a relationship.' - David Lee Roth.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Eddymon View Post
    It will never be 1984 again for this band.
    Most bands never HAVE a 1984.

    But if they can establish themselves once again as a somewhat functional band by continuing with Dave until the official end of the band then yes they can be relevant once again.
    I doubt the Police will be heard from again after this tour.
    No, Van Halen will be just as relevant as they were in 2004. People will care at first, and then forget about them again.

    The Police, however, if they continue touring and decide to make new music, WILL be relevant for a very long time...
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    Quote Originally Posted by Eddymon View Post
    We are a sympathetic society, Van Halen can reclaim its once great name.


    I totally agree!!

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    Quote Originally Posted by muffdiver View Post
    Gotta love those boots!
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    Not !

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    Everything he wore was outrageous. His entire wardrobe just screamed "LOOK AT ME"!! It worked.

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    Quote Originally Posted by muffdiver View Post
    Not !
    Of course, I tried to make it as sarcastic as possible.
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    I know.





    Yeah,Dave had some kahunas to wear that stuff.....But I guess,like ya said,it worked.People would never forget who he was that's for sure...

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    Is that from American Bndstand?
    The Edge... there is no honest way to explain it because the only people who really know where it is are the ones who have gone over.
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    This next part could really confuse things. Let's stay focused. #asis

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    double post, shit
    The Edge... there is no honest way to explain it because the only people who really know where it is are the ones who have gone over.
    -H.S.T

    This next part could really confuse things. Let's stay focused. #asis

 

 

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