Eddie Van Halen’s Custom-Made Guitar from ’07-08 Tour Expected to Fetch Big Bucks

Exclusive Eddie Van Halen‘s sadly gone, but this one-of-a-kind piece of rock ‘n’ roll history helps his legend live on … and it’s going up for grabs soon. The iconic guitarist had the red, white and black Charvel guitar — similar to his famed Frankenstrat, AKA “Frankenstein,” he played for decades — custom-built for Van Halen’s 2007-2008 North American Tour. The tour’s known for reuniting original lead singer, David Lee Roth, with the band — along with the debut of Eddie’s son, Wolfgang, on the bass — and for being…

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Notorious B.I.G. 1997 Freestyle Released to Celebrate Rock Hall of Fame Honor

An unreleased Notorious B.I.G. freestyle about his favorite cola is being turned into a slick commercial for Pepsi … just in time to big him up for getting into the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame. Biggie’s bars were previously only heard during a HOT97 radio appearance he made in 1997 … shortly before he was gunned down in Los Angeles. He was on with DJ Enuff when he busted the rap about Pepsi. Not shockingly, Pepsi seized on the chance to promote with Biggie Small’s own words and worked…

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