Thursday, October 4, 2012

PHOTO: Eddie Van Halen attends Tremonti concert in Kansas City



Eddie Van Halen attended Wednesday night’s Tremonti concert at the Beaumont Club in Kansas City.

Eddie’s son – and Van Halen bassist - Wolfgang joined the group at the start of their tour last month, on 24 hours notice, filling in on bass for the absent Brian Marshall, who had to pull out for undisclosed personal reasons.

"So glad my pop got to see the Tremonti gig tonight in KC!" tweeted Wolfgang after the show, along with a backstage photo.

Wolfgang is currently on an extended break from his band’s “A Different Kind Of Truth” tour, as Eddie continues to recuperate following surgery for a severe bout of Diverticulitis that will have him sidelined for the next four to six months.

Eddie’s health issue, which flared up following the end of the first leg of the band’s tour, caused the postponement and eventual cancellation of a series of Van Halen concert dates across North America this summer, and the postponement of a series of dates in Japan that were scheduled for November.

On Thursday, Wolfgang tweeted a second picture of Eddie at the band’s soundcheck, writing, “There's @eddievanhalen watching #Tremonti soundcheck on the far right. So happy he got to see a show. Nobody saw him!”



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