Eddie Van Halen

Watch: Fan uploads Eddie Van Halen’s final performance with soundboard audio

The performance took place at the Hollywood Bowl back in 2015.

“It was just like getting hit by a freaking Mack truck”: Sammy Hagar on Eddie Van Halen’s death

Hagar and Michael Anthony remembered their former bandmate in a video statement.

Watch: Jack White honours EVH in his performance on Saturday Night Live

White played a customised EVH Wolfgang model.

Ritchie Blackmore salutes ‘ultimate guitar hero’ Eddie Van Halen

The former Deep Purple member took to social media to celebrate the late Van Halen

Eddie Van Halen’s 20 greatest guitar moments, ranked

He tapped, he tinkered, he thrilled and he turned the guitar world upside down. Here’s our pick of 20 awe-inspiring moments from the career of one of the instrument’s true legends.

Eddie Van Halen: he came, he saw, he reinvented electric guitar playing

The guitarist, who died 6 October aged 65, leaves a legacy of unrestrained guitar innovation that has inspired and enthralled generations.

Tony Iommi, David Lee Roth and more pay tribute to the late Eddie Van Halen

Fellow musicians from the rock community took to social media to celebrate the achievements of the 65-year-old guitar icon.