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    Sinner's Swing! ED-A-HOLIC's Avatar
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    Default GN'R SONG WRITTEN FOR AVH's EX-WIFE

    Don't know were to put this, so if please move it, if it's on the wrong forum.

    "Izzy wrote "Think About You" after hanging out with Alex Van Halen's ex-wife Valerie Kendel. She dropped him off at the Sunset & Gardner Studio Alley. Izzy walked down the alley, found a place to sit down and wrote the song!"
    -MARC CANTER

    from RECKLESS ROAD GUNS N' ROSES and the making of APPETIITE FOR DESTRUCTION.

    pretty intresting IMO.
    "I could call it anything, but the only word I can think of is Brown. It's just a warm sound. Warm, big, majestic" - Eddie Van Halen on his Tone

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    WOLFGANG did the IMPOSSIBLE, he brought back VAN HALEN, DEAL WITH IT.

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    Was she the one who "got around" quite a bit...

    Kinda weird to write a love song for a girl you know has been with the whole sunset strip and shared some STD with...

    Here is the rest from the interview of the singer of the band LONDON, some glam band from the Strip:

    The story is that I had a girlfriend, her name was Valerie Kendall, she was amazingly HOT! I met her in Hollywood, it was small circle of Hot! Girls in Hollywood. She hit on me and we had a bit of chemistry, so we started hanging together daily and staying at her house at West View Towers. She was in the middle of a nasty divorce from none other than Alex Van Halen....drummer of you know the band, Van Halen. I was banging this girl, we were steady so I thought. One summer day I woke up and found a little leak in my plumbing. I was very surprised by this, cause I was only doing Valerie. I confronted her and eventually after drilling her for a while, she did admit banging Izzy and that's were the origin of the leak came from. I called Tracii Guns at his mom's house and asked him if Izzy was there, he said yes! Izzy would sleep on his couch every so often. I went there, confronted him, asked him if he was banging Valerie, he denied it in my face. At that point, I was very upset since she had told me that he did bang her. Basically I think that I was mostly upset about the lovely gift he had transferred to the both of us. So! Without any notice, within a split second, I punched him in the face, once.... I wanted more, but! He did not want any part of it. He was scared and I don't blame him, I would have been to, if I did that to my bandmate. In those days, I was very volatile for some reason and I was notorious for my temper. I did not take shit from anyone. I warned him to stay away from her or else. I left Traci's house back to the rehearsal room as nothing happened I had a drink of vodka and smoked a joint. So that's it. So I guess I was part of the departure of Mr. Stradlin. By the way, I eventually found out that she was a heroin junky and was banging many guys, including Jeff Beck among some.
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    I could put this in the Guns N Roses thread... but I didn't.


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    No news is good news...
    "I respect that youre passionate about this but what your saying is complete idiocy..." - MF5150 on McDonald's "preying" on young kids.

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    ......well its something I did'nt know. You hear something new everyday.
    What is understood need not be discussed

    "Dont disturb my paradise. I've asked you once. I've asked you nice" - "SERIOUS JU JU"

    "I am in a blissful state. Dont bug me!!!" - Richard Dreyfuss "The Goodbye girl" 1977

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    Hadn't heard this story before.
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    In 2012, the phoenix has risen!!

    "High speed, low drag."

    "Look at all the people here tonight!!!" - 10/5/07, 5/20/08 Mohegan Sun

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    The only thing I can't wrap my head around is why on earth would ANY woman (especially a pretty one) hang out with ANY dude from GnR??

    And to let a Van Halen go???? GOTTA BE CRAZY!!!!!!!!!!

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    Quote Originally Posted by Kimmie5150 View Post
    The only thing I can't wrap my head around is why on earth would ANY woman (especially a pretty one) hang out with ANY dude from GnR??

    And to let a Van Halen go???? GOTTA BE CRAZY!!!!!!!!!!
    Fame and large amounts of cash.
    "Always hopeful, yet discontent,
    He knows changes aren't permanent
    But change is!"

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    Alex needs to get another ex-wife so they can get their shit going again.
    '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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    Interesting story.

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    so why the hell would anyone want to marry a chick like that?

    By guess is that AVH wanted to be so much like his brother that he married the first chick he could find named Valerie

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    Don't drink the Jim Jones punch. They're called theToxic Twins for a reason...

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    Sounds like the kind of gal that inspired the saying: "If she had any many sticking out of her she's had stuck in her, she'd look like a porcupine."
    Posted from yo' mama's house.


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    that's an old story....she was apparently a notorious LA based groupie who was very troubled for a very long time and needed some "saving"....supposedly the trouble started when she was the under-aged girlfriend of Steven Tyler and she kinda got passed around in the day...I remember this was mentioned in a thread when we discussed the whole Steven Tyler/Ted Nugent tendency toward under-aged girlfriends thing

    but marriage evidently didn't rein her in a bit and the whole thing imploded rather quick and ugly


    a walking talking cautionary tale, the way I understand it.

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    Quote Originally Posted by wombattt View Post
    Fame and large amounts of cash.

    So? Whoopty freakin do...They're famous and rich.....Sorry, but that doesn't mean jack shit to me, and I can't understand why or how it would to any other woman. If you've got a personality that stinks worse than sewage, slam a needle in your arm, or have a reputation of being a little bitch and treating other less than excellent, you ain't NOTHIN in my book.

 

 

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