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    Default Why no tour books for "F.U.C.K" or "RHRN" tours?

    I wish they did. Talking about tourbooks, was the "VHIII" tourbook any different in the USA than in australia, cause the one in australia was terrible. There was also no tourbooks for the 2004 reunion tour.
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    I always liked the tour books. I guess nowadays with cameras in cellphones, people can take their own instead of buying them.
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    Still got my "5150" tourbook around somewhere.

    Raldo makes a good point. Except for random thoughts by the band members and the tour credits, all you really need is a good 3 megapixel cam and you're set to go.
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    The VH tour books i used to have were -

    1978 - japan
    1979 - usa
    1980 -usa
    1981 - usa
    1982 - usa
    1984 - usa - was a fold out poster.
    1986 - usa
    1988 - usa and japan 1989 - they were the same but the one from japan was much better quality.
    1995 - usa

    The 1980 tour book was the coolest.
    It has tons of photos of them on the road.

    I sold them all but if anyone has the 5150 tour book could u please post the photo of Zeke Clark with Ed's 5150 guitar?

    He's surrounded by all of Eddie and Sammy's tour guitars.
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    I'd like to get hold of the 1980 tour book!

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    Quote Originally Posted by Dont disturb my Paradise View Post
    Why no tour books for "F.U.C.K" or "RHRN" tours?
    They were going to print some, but at the last minute they said F.U.C.K. it.


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    Quote Originally Posted by VanHalenRocks View Post
    They were going to print some, but at the last minute they said F.U.C.K. it.

    i remember asking at either the 1991 or 1993 shows about tour books at the stand and they said they just didn't have them.

    Back then i would buy 1 of everything.
    Used to buy all my VH tee's in XXL at the shows, they would never fit me but for some reason i thought if i ever sell this an XXL would sell.
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    And sure enough sold all my mint concert XXL VH tee's on ebay.

    "Right Now" there's some dude with a mullet out there wearing my mint XXL 1993 VH concert tee with the american flag on it driving a trans am.
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    Quote Originally Posted by Dont disturb my Paradise View Post
    I wish they did. Talking about tourbooks, was the "VHIII" tourbook any different in the USA than in australia, cause the one in australia was terrible. There was also no tourbooks for the 2004 reunion tour.
    If you get anything from the 2004 tour it should be a refund!!!!

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    Quote Originally Posted by tito5150 View Post
    If you get anything from the 2004 tour it should be a refund!!!!
    all i bought at the 2004 show was popcorn.
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    do bands still do tour books any more????????
    they hate if your the same , and they hate you if your different- evh

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    Quote Originally Posted by lal5150 View Post
    do bands still do tour books any more????????
    the police had one on their tour a couple years ago.
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    Rush does! They're excellent.

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    Quote Originally Posted by CJdrummerfan View Post
    Rush does! They're excellent.
    Rush does it and a lot of cool fan interactions, but remember, the downfall of Van Halen was all Ray Danniels fault....
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    AC/DCs new tourbook is amazing!!! Lots of colour, etc. I was disgusted in 2004 when i flew to the states. I got the wings t-shirt and a sticker set at the stands.
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    I've noticed a subtle decrease in tour books in general over the years...given the costs associated with putting them together, I wonder of we've come to a time where they are not really economically feasible anymore?
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