Tonio Ruiz Tests Out an EVH Wolfgang USA

Many artists came through the EVH booth at the 2016 NAMM show in Anaheim, Calif., last month, including guitarist Tonio Ruiz of QBO & CODA. Ruiz has since posted a quick clip to his YouTube page …

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EVH Releases the Wolfgang USA Tour Relic Replica

For the legion of fans who attended the 2015 Van Halen Tour, it’s unlikely they failed to notice the striking, aged-looking Ivory Wolfgang USA guitar that Eddie Van Halen played onstage.

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Doc Coyle Runs Through His Rig for Gear Gods

Ex-God Forbid guitarist Doc Coyle recently broke down the rig he uses with his new band, Vagus Nerve, for the people at Gear Gods. That includes his EVH 5150 III amp, EVH 50 and 100 watt heads and MXR EVH Eddie Van Halen Phase 90 and MXR EVH-117 Eddie Van Halen Flanger pedals. “I’ve essentially played

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Ask Eddie: The First Frankenstrat

  Patrick Lynch form the United Kingdom recently wrote in to ask Eddie Van Halen to help settle a bet with his father regarding the Rock and Roll Hall of Famer’s legendary striped guitars. It’s a pretty straightforward question, but Van Halen’s answer is priceless. Read the entire exchange below. Lynch: Hi Eddie. I would like

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The Haunted’s Patrik Jensen Demos the 5150III 1×12 50-Watt Combo

Patrik Jensen from Swedish metallers the Haunted recently took an EVH 5150III 1×12 50-Watt Combo for a spin, unleashing some hellish riffs on the versatile amplifier. While Jensen played, he also manipulated many of the controls to show the full capabilities of all three channels. Check out this killer demo below and click here for

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Eddie Van Halen Lists His Favorite Riffs

In a recent interview with Billboard, Eddie Van Halen was asked about his favorite riffs. The only stipulation was that he couldn’t list any riffs that he actually wrote.

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Ask Eddie: On How to Set Your Floyd Rose

The latest edition of our Ask Eddie series comes from Jack Devine in New Jersey. Devine, a guitar player, seemed curious about the way Eddie Van Halen likes to set up his Floyd Rose, and the Rock and Roll Hall of Famer himself was kind enough to answer.

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Hear New Music from Doc Coyle’s New Band, Vagus Nerve

Listen to some new music from Vagus Nerve, the new band from ex-God Forbid guitarist Doc Coyle.

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Watch an Epic Live Solo from Eddie Van Halen

The sounds that Eddie Van Halen can get out of a guitar are seemingly infinite, and of course, well-documented.

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Watch Scale the Summit’s New Video for ‘Blue Sun’

Texas progressive standouts Scale the Summit certainly had some interesting wardrobe choices in their new video for “Blue Sun,” a shreddy track off the impending V, which is due out Sept. 18.

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