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    Excerpt from Van Halen: Strange & Twisted Tales by Garth Jones and Lance Watts.


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    Harsh but true! [img]redface.gif[/img]
    "One of the reasons I left Sabbath was because Van Halen was blowing us off the stage every night. It was embarrassing." -Ozzy Osbourne

    "When I first heard "Runnin' With The Devil" on the radio, I was stunned and found myself dizzy, walking through my high school hallways thinking, "What was THAT?!"
    Eddie Van Halen was so innovative and kicked so much ass, and David Lee Roth was for a time indisputably the Greatest Man in America.
    If aliens came down and challenged us to a Battle of the Bands to decide the fate of Planet Earth, I would feel very confident putting early Van Halen forward as our champion." -Tom Morello

    "A lot of bands mature, which means they get square; they start delivering messages. Hey, you got a message, use Western Union." -DLR

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    ..just washed up.. forget the star bit , thanx..

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    Remember the Heroes - 9/11/01

    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

    Congratulations to Van Halen as part of the Class of 2007 Rock and Roll Hall of Fame!

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    Ow, that hurts, but it's so true!
    My first time in the spotlight was from a helicopter.

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    he couldn't even make a living as a plate washer - cos he'd drop all the fuckin' plates..

    like he dropped the ball with vh..

    oh sod it ... im depressed.. again... [img]graemlins/drunk.gif[/img]

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    Dude didn't drop anything with Van Halen. He was a lead singer for hire who had minimal input into VH3.
    "It's now officially 5150 time!!!"

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    Please, VH3 sucked because it sucked. It would have been horseshit with any singer, it's just not a good album. The vocals are the least of its problems. Like Gary had much to do with the album at all.
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    3 is crap ... by vh's lofty standards..

    for scumbags like areoshyte or piss it would be a near masterpiece..

    get things in perspective..

    the guitarwork was pretty good - cherone's vocals hurt - plain & simple...

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    Donor

    Yesterday I was looking through some of my Inside magazines and a fan letter in Issue 11 about VH3 cracked me up

    "I recently got VH3 and have a few words to say: best fucking album ever! Best fucking writing ever! Best composition and arranging ever! Best vocals ever! VH3 is truly VH at their very best. Ed said it best when he said that having DLR in would be unfair to the fans. I agree; why put yourself in the position of taking two steps back? I don't normally get into lyrics that much, but this album is really deep and yet fun!!

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    "It's so damn hot... milk was a bad choice." --Ron Burgundy, Anchorman

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    Yeah, a Roth reunion would be fucking the fans over.


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    And 2 years of SILENCE is "fair" for the fans as well, right Eddie?!?!? [img]graemlins/irked.gif[/img]
    "Ladies and Gentlemen, I'd like to introduce the KING of ten fingers and six strings, Mr. Edward Van Halen!!!"- DLR @the '83 US Festival<br /><br />"MY NAME IS FRANKENSTRAT!!"-Gene Wilder,1974-Young Frankenstrat

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    So, Brad Starks was writing under the name Rick Garcia at that time, huh?
    "One of the reasons I left Sabbath was because Van Halen was blowing us off the stage every night. It was embarrassing." -Ozzy Osbourne

    "When I first heard "Runnin' With The Devil" on the radio, I was stunned and found myself dizzy, walking through my high school hallways thinking, "What was THAT?!"
    Eddie Van Halen was so innovative and kicked so much ass, and David Lee Roth was for a time indisputably the Greatest Man in America.
    If aliens came down and challenged us to a Battle of the Bands to decide the fate of Planet Earth, I would feel very confident putting early Van Halen forward as our champion." -Tom Morello

    "A lot of bands mature, which means they get square; they start delivering messages. Hey, you got a message, use Western Union." -DLR

 

 

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