Frankenstein Eddie Van Halen

Eddie Van Halen’s “Frankenstein Replica” guitar, which was recently acquired by the Smithsonian’s National Museum of American History in Washington D.C., is now on display as part of the National Treasures of American Pop Culture Collection. The guitar — also known at “Frank 2” — was built in 2006[……]

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Eddie Vanhalen Guitar

Eddie Van Halen has been named as the greatest guitarist of all time by Guitar World magazine.

The rocker, who formed the band Van Halen in 1972 and released the group’s 12th studio album ‘A Different Kind Of Truth’ in February of this year, came out on top in a contest voted for by readers of th[……]

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Eddie Van Halens Guitars

Guitar wunderkind Eddie Van Halen is undoubtedly one of the most important rock musicians of the last 35 years. Beginning with Van Halen‘s 1978 debut, he virtually single-handedly re-invented the entire rock guitar lexicon with his blend of tone, technique and sheer musicality. The legendary axeman[……]

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Eddie Van Halen S Frankenstein Guitar

The Smithsonian’s National Museum of American History has picked up a little rock and roll, in the form of the Van Halen “Frank 2” guitar. This guitar was played eddie Van Halend uring the Van Halen 2007-08 North American tour with original lead singer David Lee Roth. The guitar replaced the ori[……]

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Eddie Van Halen Kramer

I’ve been meaning to post this up for a few days Edward Van Halen’s 1982 Kramer Frankenstrat has become available for sale, now don’t expect this to be in any way affordable, the EVH Replicas sell for $25,000 and this is an original guitar built for and used by Edward Van Halen. I am a regular over[……]

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Eddie Van Halen Guitar Frankenstein

Eddie Van Halen’s ‘Frankenstein’
Van Halen are back with an actually-not-that-bad new record, which gives us an excuse to remember a guitar that has been as much a band member as any of the flesh and blood musicians

“With an anxiety that almost amounted to agony, I collected the instruments[……]

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Eddie Van Halen Frankenstrat

Frakenstrat is the name classic rocker Eddie Van Halen gave his guitar after he attempted to build a guitar with a Gibson sound and a Fender Stratocaster frame. Van Halen described his lipstick red and white stripped brainchild to Guitar Player Magazine in 2004. “It is a copy of a Fender Stratocaste[……]

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Eddie Van Halen Custom Guitar

If you’re a Van Halen fan, you already know the as the guitar that Eddie Van Halen Custom Guitar endorses and plays on tour. But you may not know the extent of Eddie’s involvement with the design and testing of this incredible instrument. Collaborating with Fender to redesign his signature guitar fr[……]

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Eddie Van Halen 5150 Guitar

In this how to video, you will learn how to paint a Van Halen 5150 guitar. First, disassemble the guitar. Next, you will want to sand the body of the guitar with 400 grit sand paper. Next prime the entire body with a primer coat. Wait until it is dry. From here, you will tape the body with paint[……]

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Eddie Van Halen 5150

As Van Halen close out the string of dates before the famous postponement of the rest of their tour, this month’s iGuitar Magazine cover star Eddie Van Halen 5150 has moved to reassure fans that it was, as had been reported, simply a matter of the band being tired. In a new interview, the guitarist,[……]

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