Eddie Van Halen has generated enough mind melding guitar solos and riffs in his career that there's a good chance more than one of his would make the top 10 of lists compiled by other guitar greats. So who's play earned a place in Eddie's list of favorites? Billboard set out to find out from the man himself.
Eddie Van Halen does Hendrix, Zeppelin & Beatles songs
Eddie Van Halen's Smithsonian talk (2-12-2015)
Eddie VanHalen made a guest interview appearance at the Smithsonian Thursday (2/12). The interviewer is a bit ditsy and Eddie's uncomfortably out of his element, but the session provides some interesting insights into one of Rock's best axe men.