Van Halen guitarist Eddie Van Halen died in Santa Monica on October 6, 2020 at the age of 65. As a number of online tributes attest, he was one of the most acclaimed guitarists of his generation.
Fans of Eddie Van Halen along with the rest of the music world have been remembering the iconic man he was.
Van Halen, a cultural icon
Born Edward Lodewijk Van Halen in Nijmegen on January 26, 1955, his career spanned an arc over many different eras and tastes in American history. Van Halen was not just a great guitarist, he was an icon, an all-around inspiration to everyone.
His legacy will continue to grow as new generations of fans are discovering his unique musical heritage.
Although Eddie Van Halen is no longer physically here, his presence is more powerful than ever. He left a void that has yet to be filled.
In memory of the Late Great Eddie Van Halen.
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