Motley Crue and Other Band Origin Stories

Today (December 11) is Nikki Sixx's birthday, and to celebrate, we thought we'd look back on some of the pivotal moments in rock history that lead to the creation of Motley Crue and some of the biggest bands ever.  Enjoy!

David Lee Roth: Eddie Van Halen is 'Not Doing Well'

David Lee Roth has once again made comments about Eddie Van Halen to the press. In a new interview with the Las Vegas Review-Journal, Roth said, "Ed's not doing well, and singing and dancing is a perishable skill. If you have the capacity, it’s something that has to be used routinely, if not for the thrill of it and the…

Motley Crue and Other Band Origin Stories

Today (December 11) is Nikki Sixx's birthday, and to celebrate, we thought we'd look back on some of the pivotal moments in rock history that lead to the creation of Motley Crue and some of the biggest bands ever.  Enjoy!

David Lee Roth Says He Structured the Guitar Solos on Van Halen's Debut

David Lee Roth has once again made incendiary comments regarding Van Halen. In a new interview about his upcoming Las Vegas residency, Roth described the show saying, "Van Halen live is lead, bass, drums – here, we start with three or four guitars and we bring it with an unforgiving attitude." Roth continued, "We're not…

Eddie Van Halen Back Home After Brief Hospitalization: Report

Eddie Van Halen was reportedly hospitalized recently due to issues with his throat cancer treatment. TMZ reports that sources close to EVH say he was in the hospital last week for "intestinal issues and abdominal pain" that "were the result of a bad reaction to the drugs Eddie is taking to battle throat cancer." The…