Eddie Van Halen Fact File

Name: Edward Lodewijk Van Halen

Born: 26 January 1955, The Netherlands (Amsterdam)

Raised: Nijmegen, The Netherlands until 7 years old; Pasadena, California, USA thereafter


  • Van Halen


Style: Rock (makes amazing use of two handed tapping)


Weapon(s) of Choice: Used self-built customised Stratocaster (“Frankenstrat”), Kramer guitars, Steinberger guitar, Ernie Ball Music Man. EVH signature range : Wolfgang guitars.  Amps: Marshall and Peavey.


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