IN THIS ISSUE:
This is a special issue entirely dedicated to covering the band's first world tour. This issue is packed with many live and candid photos, all of which are from 1978!
LETTER FROM THE EDITOR (2 pages)
Band photos, letter from the editor
MAILBAG (2 pages)
Letters from fans
RUNNIN' WITH THE DEVIL (16 pages)
An in-depth, behind the scenes look at Van Halen in 1978.
GO AHEAD AND JUMP! (2 pages)
On September 23, 1978, VH played a famous outdoor concert at California's Anaheim Stadium. It was the show that Van Halen supposedly parachuted into, and it is also the day that Eddie first met Sammy Hagar. Read all about it here!
GOING MAD IN WISCONSIN (2 pages)
In 1978, a lucky, young journalist had the unique opportunity to party with Van Halen during their first world tour. Twenty-one years later, she tells her story of the fun and chaos that defined life on the road with the fledging rock band.
EDDIE INTERVIEW FROM THE '78 JAPAN TOUR (3 pages)
Never before published in English!
MERCHANDISE (1 page)
A killer photo of VH playing the "Day On The Green" at the Oakland Coliseum on 7/23/78.
Band hanging out outside Dave's house.