Eddie Van Halen Playing a Mosrite

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Eddie Van Halen Playing a Mosrite

Postby Nokie » Mon Feb 06, 2012 6:40 pm

At 4:23, you'll see a photo of Eddie playing a Mosrite backin' his Dad in an old family photo.
http://ultimateclassicrock.com/van-halen-brothers-interview-david-lee-roth/
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Re: Eddie Van Halen Playing a Mosrite

Postby Veenture » Tue Feb 07, 2012 1:56 am

Nice find, Marty! Eddie's surname always sounded Dutch ...and now I know, it is! ;)

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Re: Eddie Van Halen Playing a Mosrite

Postby Dennisthe Menace » Tue Feb 07, 2012 9:47 am

Marty, that was WILD! :mrgreen:
make the Mos' of it, choose the 'rite stuff.
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Re: Eddie Van Halen Playing a Mosrite

Postby Nokie » Wed Feb 08, 2012 8:02 pm

Yeah, it's a cool story. Eddie has been known to count the Ventures among his early influences. He's not playing a Ventures model in the picture but I wonder if he's playing the Mosrite brand on it's Ventures cashe. -Marty

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Re: Eddie Van Halen Playing a Mosrite

Postby LewdDude » Thu Apr 05, 2012 5:29 pm

cool! did not think I would live to see them get along again, let alone tell stories and chuckle!!! It looks like a Maphis model.
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Re: Eddie Van Halen Playing a Mosrite

Postby Haole Jim » Thu Jun 21, 2012 8:18 pm

Wowsers, thank you for sharing!

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Re: Eddie Van Halen Playing a Mosrite

Postby paulramon1962 » Fri Oct 19, 2012 11:16 pm

Yeah it looks like a Maphis bass.


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