Sammy Hagar revealed something on Friday regarding his talks last year with Eddie Van Halen that he hadn’t previously mentioned — they discussed recording together again.
“We did talk about doing a reunion, playing music again [and] even making a record in the next year and stuff. If it wouldn’t have been for that, I must say, I would have had a much harder time with his death. I mean I had a hard time as it was, don’t get me wrong. I still have a hard time thinking about that I’ll never play with Eddie Van Halen again. Because, I knew we would play together someday, even when we were at our odds after the ’04 reunion tour when we were just … you know, I just wanted to break his neck and he probably wanted, you know, kick me in the nuts.”