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    Default Eddie on Acoustic Guitar live?

    Can someone tell me if Eddie VH has ever played an acoustic guitar in any way shape or form in a live setting?


    If not, would you agree that it kind of seems odd that this hasn't happened in the live history of the band?


    Any thoughts on this ever happening in the future ... and any speculation how it might materialize?

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    He played an acoustic in the encore of the III tour in 98. Him and Gary did Josephina acoustic/vocal.

    I don't recall an acoustic being played live before that, but other may know.

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    Possibly at Neil Young's Bridge School benefit in the early 90's. I know he played piano there, but not sure about acoustic.
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    Quote Originally Posted by Otis5150 View Post
    Possibly at Neil Young's Bridge School benefit in the early 90's. I know he played piano there, but not sure about acoustic.
    He did "Spanish Fly" and "BOBW."
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    Quote Originally Posted by Otis5150 View Post
    Possibly at Neil Young's Bridge School benefit in the early 90's. I know he played piano there, but not sure about acoustic.
    Quote Originally Posted by DFVH5150 View Post
    He did "Spanish Fly" and "BOBW."


    The piano tunes...



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    great question. thanks for the answers/clips.

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    great to hear this again.
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    Quote Originally Posted by VanHalenRules View Post
    At the risk of being blasted, I always liked this song.. and the clip.
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    Josephina is a beautiful song. I was amazed when i heard that they played How Many Say I instead for part of the tour.

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    Eddie played a Parker Fly that sounds acoustic.



    Quote Originally Posted by chefcraig View Post


    The piano tunes...



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