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    Default Video of Shark, Bumblebee, Star, Dragon, Circles, Rude

    Shark, 1978 "Eruption" into "You Really Got Me" -- jump to 3:33.



    Star, 1979 "Light Up the Sky"/"Runnin' with the Devil".





    Shark and Dragon, 1979 "On Fire"/"Feel Your Love Tonight".



    Dragon, 1979 "Ain't Talkin' 'Bout Love" / "Eruption" / "D.O.A.", "You Really Got Me" / "Bottoms Up" -- it was an awesome guitar...





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    Unchained / Circles guitar, June 1981 "Unchained".



    Is there any video of Ed playing Bumblebee or the Rude? I can't locate any after a bit more than just a cursory search.

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    There is the brief Pinkpop 1980 news footage of "Running With The Devil" where Ed plays the Floyd-era Bumblebee. Also there is some fan shot poor quality 8mm footage of Ed with the Bumblebee on YouTube somewhere.

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    Yeah , there's the brief clips that garbeaj mentioned . I've seen them before too . I think it's odd that there hasn't been more footage to surface -yet . Considering all the still photos we've seen of the Bumblebee in action .

    Also , I'm shocked that there aren't at least a few live photos of the Dragon/Snake guitar . Those grainy videos are cool and all , but ...
    "There's too many people on this basketball that's floating around the sun, who are too afraid to allow themselves to FEEL" - Edward Van Halen
    "Van Halen was never about the singer..." - a very wise fan.
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    Blatantly missed Shark video -- probably the best -- "Runnin' with the Devil" Japanese TV promo:



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    "And the Cradle Will Rock" -- Star guitar.



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    Absolutely stunned and blown away by this video of the Rude -- along with Frank and the Unchained guitar. As far as I know, this is the only known footage of the Rude so far that has ever surfaced.



    Just awesome. Look at the Rude!

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    love it! Anything from 1981 is pure gold.
    Even the partial-stage-view-camera-hiding-in-a-jacket-poking-out-between-someone's-head footage we have to cherish. ha.

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    It is always cool to hear any bootleg audio of a 1981 "Sinner's Swing" so you can hear the entire of the coda that was unheard due to the fade out on the version from Fair Warning.

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    Great vids for sure. A real treat seeing the "Rude" axe that's for sure.

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