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Van Halen Through the Years

From the band’s wild early days to their recent reunion

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Van Halen performs in Amsterdam in the late 1970s.

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Sammy Hagar, Michael Anthony, Alex Van Halen and Eddie Van Halen attend the 1992 MTV Video Music Awards in Los Angeles on September 9th, 1992.

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Honorees Michael Anthony and Sammy Hagar of Van Halen pose, after accepting the induction on behalf of the entire group, in the press room at the 22nd annual Rock And Roll Hall Of Fame Induction Ceremony at the Waldorf Astoria Hotel in New York City on March 12th, 2007.

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David Lee Roth and Eddie Van Halen shake hands while performing during a Van Halen concert in East Rutherford, New Jersey on May 13th, 2008.

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Wolfgang Van Halen, David Lee Roth and Eddie Van Halen of Van Halen perform at Cafe Wha? in New York on January 5th, 2012.

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