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You have Extreme and Van Halen and the history that I have with other people I played with. There are some effects that will hopefully…
When I was singing Jamie’s Cryin’, people were going out of their mind because it was the first time they got to see Eddie, Michael…
Spitfire asked me if I had a problem talking about Van Halen or Extreme. I really don’t. There are people who are just going to…
In my writing with Extreme, there are heavy themes. The cover photo has me with a gun to my neck. I am not advocating suicide.…
I have a little history. I met Stone Temple Pilots, and their guitar player was a huge Extreme fan. Somewhere down the road, Extreme made…
I did some research and tried to pull out some old, classic Van Halen that they had not played in 10 or 15 years. I…
We didn’t gel with Poison and the Bon Jovi. Bon Jovi was the best of the pop metal bands, but we never fit in with…
You can tell the difference between songs that were created in a garage and songs that were created in the studio.
Whether I sound like Sammy or not is purely coincidence. You have got to hand it to him, he sings his ass off. There is…
When people don’t get enough information, they make it up.
When I was in Van Halen I was hitting notes that were out of my range. I never went for those registers before until Eddie…
We weren’t One Hit Wonders. We had a few hits.
They hated Sammy Hagar for 12 years and they hate him to this day.
There is nothing like singing a song that 20,000 people know and are singing back to you.
The voices on the record, that was trying to treat my voice like guitar players treat guitar tones.
My favorite Extreme records were the last two. I can’t listen to the first one.
If people get to the end of the record, then that is a treat.
It was fun while it lasted, but it never seemed real to me. I could not believe I was in Van Halen.
I sing in a higher register, and you haven’t heard that on the radio in years.
If I had had a chance to tour with Van Halen before the record, I think it would have been a different record.
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