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  • NAMM 2017: EVH Striped Series 5150!

    Posted on by Jordan Usatch

    NAMM 2017 One of the most exciting guitars that we were waiting to see at NAMM was the new Striped Series 5150 and it does not disappoint. Satin finished and tons of Eddie vibe!
    Call or email us at 516-626-9292 // sales@themusiczoo.com to order yours today!

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  • NAMM 2016: Video – Chip Ellis Showcases the EVH Wolfgang USA Tour Relic Replica

    Posted on by Pete Gerontakos

    NAMM2016 EVH has announced an exciting, limited run 20 piece run of The EVH Wolfgang USA Tour Relic Replica. First spotted on Van Halen’s 2015 World Tour, this guitar actually received detailed relic treatment by Master builder Chip Ellis so that the original coat of black paint shows through the ivory top coat! It looks amazing!

    Eddie compares this to his “Trusty old stealth, and the white...

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  • MXR Introduces The New EVH 5150 Overdrive

    Posted on by Walter Bryant

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    The MXR design team has collaborated with Eddie Van Halen to deliver a full range of powerful saturation and hyper-driven tones right at your feet. The resulting EVH 5150™ Overdrive joins hand-adjusted multi-stage MOSFETs with a full complement of controls to deliver overdriven tube-like tones and exceptional sonic flexibility through a wide variety of amps and speaker cabinets.

    Whether on stage...

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  • Eddie Van Halen Demos The New 5150IIIS Amplifier

    Posted on by Walter Bryant

    “Hot for Teacher” and “Dance the Night Away”; these are just a few of the tasty riffs that Eddie Van Halen let rip during a recent demo video for his new 5150IIIS. To showcase this new amp, the folks at EVH Gear strapped a few GoPros to the legends guitar as Eddie got to shredding. It’s not every day that you get to see the man’s hands in action!

    While testing out the gear, Eddie Van HalenVan Halen also...

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  • An EVH Experience At The Music Zoo

    Posted on by Walter Bryant

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    Eddie Van Halenand the EVH Brand are a major part of The Music Zoo, and can be seen at every corner of the store. Our respect and admiration for his talent and career is very prevalent as we seek to share that with our customers. In hopes of exposing the glory of his career, we have a number of EVH inspired displays throughout the store. Walk up the stairs to our upper level and you are greeted...

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  • Eddie Van Halen Talks Innovation and “What It Means to be American” at Smithsonian’s National Museum of American History

    Posted on by ZooKeeper

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    Image courtesy of Smithsonian’s National Museum of American History

     

    Words: The Music Zoo Owner, Tommy Colletti.

    As a young kid, I always dreamed of meeting my heroes. I think it must be part of our nature as human beings to want to say “ Thanks Tom Seaver. You’re the Best!” And although we have these thoughts tucked away somewhere in the crevices of our mind, we never really think that we’d...

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