Eddie Van Halen Passes Away at 65

One of the greatest and most influential guitarists of our time has passed away. Eddie Van Halen, founding member of Van Halen has passed away, as reported by his family on October 6th.

From Blabbermouth.net

Eddie Van Halen has passed away after a long battle with cancer. The legendary VAN HALEN guitarist was 65 years old. His death was confirmed by his son, and VAN HALEN bassist, Wolfgang Van Halen