• WOLFGANG VAN HALEN Asked His Father For Permission To Use MAMMOTH Band Name

    2 days ago - By Blabber Mouth

    Wolfgang Van Halen has confirmed that he asked his father, legendary VAN HALEN guitarist Eddie Van Halen, for permission to use the MAMMOTH WVH band name for his solo project. MAMMOTH WVH is a nod to family history - Eddie and Alex Van Halen's band was called MAMMOTH when David Lee Roth first joined it in 1974.
    "Yeah, I was a little nervous to ask him, but I wanted his permission," Wolfgang admitted in a new interview with "Elliot In The Morning". "Not that I needed it, but I wanted it. And I kind of asked him. I was, like, 'Hey, pop, is that cool if I use MAMMOTH?' He was, like...
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