Eddie Van Halen passed away on Tuesday, October 6, 2020, after a long battle with cancer. May he rest in peace.
"One of the most legendary guitar players ever! Definitely lost a major icon in rock music." - DJ Jessica, host of The Book Club and M4B Radio Top 40.
"So many classics made extra special by his guitar work... safe to say that Van Halen's music will live on forever as a pinnacle of classic rock." - DJ Bryan, host of Freaky Fly Bry's Top 40.
"Eddie Van Halen was an innovator of hard rock, and revolutionized it in a way like no one before him. He will be missed." - DJ Kim, host of The Geezer Show.
M4B Radio will be paying tribute by playing a Van Halen song hourly for the next week. DJ Jessica will also be spotlighting two Van Halen albums - Diver Down (1982) and 1984 (1984) on this week's episode of The Book Club.